Providence Health & Services Diet Assistant - Food and Nutrition Services in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Diet Assistant (0.7 FTE, Variable Shift) to Food and Nutrition Services department at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, Washington.
The Diet Assistant will be responsible for the preparation of menus for all diet types and daily forecast for food production and assisting the clinical dietitian and diet technicians. Directly communicates with patients regarding meal preferences and diets. Provides direct quality customer service in all aspects of the job.
In this position, you will:
Demonstrate age specific patient care considerations for the population served: Demonstrates application of knowledge, skills, and behaviors in the physical, motor/sensory, cognitive, psychosocial, patient and family education areas based on PEMC age specific care competency assessment tool.
Provide food to patients and families: Produces and maintain patient diet information from computer, review diet needs with patient or family, modify as needed.
Prepare food for patients: Prepares nourishment's, supplements, food and floor stock following patient/unit specific needs.
Deliver & pick up patient meal trays: Assures patient meals are delivered and retrieved in a timely manner following safety according to department/hospital standards.
Assure tube feeding orders are calculated and processed: Accurately demonstrate the ability to prepare all tube feeding orders per diet order.
Complete daily sanitation tasks: Assure food safety is followed through cleaning equipment and work area daily and as needed
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current Food Handlers Permit in Washington State
Direct customer service experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Food service experience in health care setting
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of Epic electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Diet/Nutrition Aide
Req ID: 317927