Food Service Worker - Sanitation- Dietary - Per Diem
SUMMARY: Works under the supervision of the Department Supervisors. Obtains soiled dishes from patient units. Fills ice and dish machine in cafeteria. Washes waste receptacle lids. Pre-soaks any soiled dishes and/or utensils. Delivers patient food trays to designated nursing wings. Washes all dishes and utensils and places in them in proper storage area. Cleans and disinfects patient food carts. Obtains soiled dishes, utensils, and trays from cafeteria. Cleans garbage disposal and dish machine. Sweeps floor in dish room area. Duties and responsibilities may be added, deleted, or changed at any time, either verbally or in writing, as the job necessitates.
REQUIREMENTS: Minimum six (6) months previous kitchen experience in acute healthcare facility, or a minimum six (6) months previous experience working in sanitation area of large volume food service operation preferred. Must be able to read, write legibly, understand, and follow oral and written English instruction. Must demonstrate excellent customer relation skills. Must have knowledge of materials (cleaning compounds and solutions) and methods used in large-scale food production and of use and care of equipment and utensils. Must be able to communicate and interact effectively with other food service personnel and work independently using good judgment and common sense. Must have working knowledge of cleaning and sanitizing principles. Bilingual skills and basic computer skill are preferred.
POSITION DETAILS: Per Diem position, Must be available to work all shifts
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area.
Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Chil...dren’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units achieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids.
In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.