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Culinary Associate /Food Service Worker Job in Boardman, Ohio US

Job Summary

Boardman, OH
Government and Military
Job Type
Part Time
Years of Experience
2+ to 5 Years
Job Reference Code

Culinary Associate /Food Service Worker

About the Job

About Us

Akron Children's Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children's hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 900,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.

To treat every child as we would our own
To treat others as they would like to be treated
To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Part Time (24 hours per week), Shift Varies, Primarily 11am to 7:30pm, includes weekends and holidays

The Culinary Associate serves and prepares food for retail, patients, Breastfeeding Mothers (BFM), Guest Trays and catering.

1.Serves and prepares food for retail, patients, BFM, Guest Trays and catering.

2.Receives diet orders and assembles special diets checking with Diet Assistant or Registered Dietitian as needed.

3.Receives deliveries, transports food carts/products and puts away stock.

4.Fills orders for nourishment stations.

5.Rotates inventories.

6.Processes monies/charges for food items sold in retail with other duties and assignments as needed in facility.

7.Works as a part of a team, helping co-workers during busy times to improve workflow and customer service.

8.Follows Health Department guidelines for safe food handling and sanitation.

9.May prepare baby formulas, tube feedings, and fortify breastmilk as ordered at Beeghly Campus in MV.

10.Organizes and processes diet orders.  Performs clerical functions.  Delivers patient trays/carts/catering food/nourishments.

11.Prepares food items using standardized recipes and portion control guidelines.

12.Follows standards of sanitation and safety in food handling according to HACCP guidelines.

13.Maintains cleanliness of the work area.

14.Receives and stores deliveries.

15.Other duties as required.

Other information:
Technical Expertise
1.Experience in customer service is required.

2.Experience with medical terminology and information is required.

3.Experience in the use of interviewing skills is required.

4.Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, coupled with strong listening skills.

5.Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task, as well as anticipate and resolve problems.

6.Experience working in a healthcare environment is preferred.

7.Ability to type 35 words per minute (WPM) is required.

8.Experience working with various levels within an organization is required.

9.Experience working in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word) or similar software is required.

10.Experience working with a computer-based appointment scheduling system is required.

Education and Experience
1.Education: High school diploma or equivalent is required.  A Bachelor's degree is preferred.

2.Certification: Certified in Non-Violence Crisis Intervention by the Crisis Training Institute or an equivalent program that addresses ways to de-escalate potentially violent incidents.  If not certified at time of hire, candidate will obtain certification within six months from date of hire.

3.Years of relevant experience: Minimum of four (4) years of experience is required for candidates without a Bachelor's degree. Candidates with a Bachelor's degree should have a minimum of one (1) year of relevant experience.

4.Years of experience supervising: None.

Part Time

FTE:  0.400000

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.
EEO is the law, please click/copy paste the link below to learn more:

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