Tabitha offers Nebraska’s first and only comprehensive line of Elder Care services. Through advanced in-home support, innovative living communities, exceptional rehabilitation services, experienced skilled nursing care and compassionate hospice support, Tabitha is your answer for Elder Care in southeast Nebraska.
This position is responsible for dishing up patient meal trays, assisting with tray distribution, setup and serving, and performing dish washing and equipment cleaning after each meal service. This position is responsible for delivery of quality service, promoting good public relations, and for upholding the mission and standards of the facility. This position is responsible for supporting Tabitha’s philosophy of LIVE Love your job, Invite optimism, Vision success, Embrace the mission.
Demonstrates commitment to Tabitha’s Crew Code of Conduct
Responsible to follow diet orders and assembles appropriate trays for residents. Set up and serves in dining areas, performs dish washing and equipment cleaning responsibilities.
Responsible to stock supplies in galley.
Responsible for cleaning and sanitation of galley.
Record quality control temperatures of patient foods.
Participates as a team member to ensure the department goals are met.
Follows policies and procedures of department.
Performs tasks according to established time measurers and standards.
Follows all safety and infection control policies and practices of the facility.
Works assigned schedule with dependability.
Attends department meetings and inservices.
Performs other duties and special projects as assigned by the supervisor.
Assists in orienting and training new employees.
EDUCATION/TRAINING, AND WORK EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Experience with quantity food production preferred
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Ability to give and follow verbal and written instructions
Must be able to speak, read and write English
Ability to get along with people and willingness to help others in a cooperative manner
Ability to operate commercial food service equipment
Ability and willingness to comply with Tabitha attendance policy and all other Tabitha and departmental policies and procedures
This position requires job hour flexibility. Indoors working environment with varying temperature and humidity according to the season of the year. Must be able to use chemical cleaning supplies. Exposed to extreme heat and cold, high noise levels, and chemicals that may be hazardous. Must be knowledgeable of, and follow, all safety and infection control procedures for position in order to prevent injury to self and other. Chemicals may cause skin, eye or lung irritation if proper procedures are not followed.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS NEEDED TO PERFORM THIS JOB
Must withstand the pressure and strain of working in close quarters during busy periods, standing for hours at a time as well as walking, twisting, reaching, pushing, pulling, and bending. Ability to lift up to 25 pounds. Must withstand subjecting body to extreme heat or cold.
Continuous use of: dishwasher, garbage disposal, coffee urn, juice & pop machines
Frequent use of: blender, toaster, can opener, microwave, knives, hot pellet warmer,
STATEMENT OF EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION
Tabitha Health Care Services is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, creed, gender, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to all employment practices and decisions including recruitment, selection, hiring, training, transfer, promotion, compensation, benefits, and the termination of employment.
Furthermore, Tabitha Health Care Services will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship, safety, and/or health risk. Please contact Tabitha Health Care Services Human Resources Department to request an accommodation.
As a government contractor, the organization has adopted written Affirmative Action Plans for women and minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. These plans will be revised on an annual basis. Tabitha Health Care Services is committed to making a good-faith effort toward achieving the objectives of the Plans. Any employee who would like to review the Plans may do so by scheduling an appointment with the Human Resources Department during normal business hours.