Food Service Worker

Description:

Sky View Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, a 192-bed Skilled Nursing Facility located in Croton-on-Hudson, has openings for Per Diem Food Service Workers in our Dietary Department. Hours are 11:30am – 7:30pm. Duties include:

  • Prepare cold and hot food and beverage items in accordance to diets and recipes.
  • Serve resident tray line and main dining room.
  • Assemble trays according to prescribed diets.
  • Take inventory and deliver prepared nourishments to nursing unit pantries at designated times for residents’ use.
  • Handling of food in a safe manner.
  • Deliver and retrieve food carts to all nursing units during meal service.
  • Keep work area, equipment, and surroundings clean and sanitized.
  • Sweeping, mopping and removal of garbage from all food service areas and staff dining room.
  • Set up and retrieve special functions as directed.
  • Knowledge of handling knives and small kitchen equipment, following established safety guidelines and departmental policies.
  • Must have knowledge of all chemicals used in department.
  • Must be able to complete all assignments by the end of the shift.
  • Provide excellent and responsible customer service to residents and all other members of the facility.
  • Observe confidential nature of residents’ and facility business.
  • Maintain and develop professional/technical knowledge, including attendance of educational programs.
  • Promote and follow facility policies, rules and regulations.
  • Maintain attendance record in accordance with facilities standards.
  • Observe safe, economical and proper use of equipment and supplies.
  • Possess ability to work under stress, accept responsibility and use good judgment.
  • Observe personal grooming and standards of attire in keeping with a professional, business environment.
  • Other related duties as necessary, or as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Experience in a health care facility (hospital, nursing home, assisted living) preferred.
  • Must be personable and reliable.