Dietary Assistant/Wait Staff
at Volunteers of America

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

Job Description

The Homestead at Montrose is looking for a PT Dietary Aide for our lunch/dinner shift 11:30a-7p

The Dietary Assistant provides quality food service in accordance with all State and Federal regulations and to meet the nutritional and individual needs of the residents.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
1.    Assists in defined food preparation, serving of meals and cleaning duties according to proper procedures, using various dietary equipment and supplies, as assigned by the Director of Dietary, Management Team and/or Cook.
2.    Understands and follows procedures related to all duties or special assignments as directed by the Director of Dietary, Management Team and/or Cook.
3.    Attends required in-services and completes assigned on-line modules.
4.    Follows reporting procedures.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

1.    Friendly and enjoy working with the elderly.
2.    Previous institutional dietary service experience is preferred.
3.    Ability to read and understand procedures used for work assignments, instructions, recipe directions and diet order cards.
4.    Numerical ability for recipe preparation and proper measuring of cleaning agents and chemicals.
5.    Adequate strength, endurance and coordination to meet the strenuous physical demands of such responsibilities as preparing food items, carrying quantity foods, serving meals, handling soiled dishes, operating dietary equipment and cleaning assigned work areas.
6.    Coordination and dexterity for preparing food and operating dietary equipment safely.
7.    Ability to work in an area that is often very hot/cold.
8.    Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.

 

 EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

Job Snapshot

About Us

Volunteers of America

At Volunteers of America, we are more than a nonprofit organization. We are a ministry of service that includes nearly 16,000 employees and more than 55,000 volunteers with a shared vision of a world where all people live in safety with social, emotional and physical well-being, spiritual fulfillment, justice and hope.

The national office is located in Alexandria, Va., part of the greater Washington, DC area. The headquarters includes executive staff and major office departments that have national responsibilities and provide support to local offices and Volunteers of America housing and senior living and care communities: communications, fundraising; public policy, finance, chartering, housing, volunteer services, program services and other operations.

Join the Volunteers of America Talent Network today and stay up-to-date on our openings as they continue to become available!

What is a Talent Network?

Talent Networks enhance your job search and application process. Whether you choose to apply or just leave your information, we look forward to staying connected with you.

Why Join?

  • Receive alerts with new job opportunities that match your interests
  • Share job opportunities through Social Media or email