Providence Nutrition Assistant in Olympia, Washington
Providence is calling a Nutrition Assistant (0.7 FTE, Evening Shift) to work in Food and Nutrition Services at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.
In accordance with assigned position, performs a variety of clerical/technical duties in support of patient nutrition. May orient patients to the Room Service program; receive meal orders and perform computer data entry; monitor patients' menu selections; and assemble and deliver orders. Must be able to take orders directly from the customer and read, interpret and expedite customer orders in an organized and timely manner. Must be able to work under the pressure and stringent time constraints and remain calm and organized. Direct customer service and contact with customers in the retail areas is required in this position.
In this position you will:
Demonstrate knowledge of customer service skills, ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of individuals.
Demonstrate knowledge of food safety, food handling, infection control and dietary restrictions.
Demonstrate ability to perform basic math skills, calculate percent of food intake and cubic centimeters of fluid intake and records on I /O record.
Consider patient, manager/client background and work history to effectuate positive work experience/relationship.
Anticipate patient/ team member needs and services them .
Required qualifications for this position include:
Food Service Worker’s permit (State board of Health Rules and Regulations, Chapter 197 Law of 1959 State of Washington)
Two (2) years of experience related to food preparation
Preferred qualification for this position include:
- High School diploma or equivalent (GED)
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.
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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.
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Job Category: Diet/Nutrition Aide
Req ID: 274648