Job Description

  • Category
    Dining Services
    Specific Schedule
    3:00pm-7:30pm, various days, including weekends and holidays
    Type
    Regular Part-Time
    Location
    Healthcare Center
    Min
    USD $11.00/Hr.
    Max
    USD $12.32/Hr.
  • Job Summary

    Friendship Village Tempe is seeking part-time Dietary Aides for work in our Healthcare Center in the afternoons, 3:00pm-7:30pm.

    Summary:

    • Prepare and portion foods and beverages in accordance with written specifications and oral instructions.
    • Make up meal trays for residents in accordance with the daily menu, modified diet menu and individual resident's diet card instructions.
    • Learn and use safe food handling practices and sanitary methods to protect the health of residents and employees of Friendship Village.
    • Maintain dining areas in a safe and sanitary condition at all times.
    • Take and maintain food temperatures according to Dining Services policies in hot/cold holding during meal service.
    • Perform amd setup of meal trays using safe and proper techniques for buffet and clean-up duties as indicated by dietary guidelines.

    Education & Experience

    • Previous experience as a diet aide and some knowledge of nutritional sciences are preferred.
    • Must acquire a food handler's certification from the local Health Department within 30 days of hire.

    Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

    • Stand and walk for most of the working day.
    • Bend, stretch, reach for, lift and carry pots and pans of food.
    • Able to lift up to 25 pounds and push/pull carts (approximately 50 pounds) to and from dining areas.

    Employee Benefits:

    At Friendship Village Tempe, we truly value our employees. We offer part-time employees a benefits package including:

    • 403B Retirement Savings Plan – Employer Match (must work 20 hours/wk)
    • Opportunities for Advancement
    • Competitive Pay
    • Direct Deposit
    • Employee Referral Bonus
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Time Off/Vacation
    • Educational Grant Program (must work 15 hours/wk)
    • Employee Discounts
    • Employee Wellness Program and Gym On-site
    • Discounted Employee Meals
    • Discounted Bus Passes
    • Emergency Loan Program
    • Employee Events
    • Employee Recognition Programs
    • Paid Sick Time
    • Trip Reduction Program
    • Leave of Absence Policy
    • Paid Bereavement Leave
    • Military Time Off

    Hospitality Focus:

    Friendship Village Tempe fully embraces a culture of hospitality. To that end, we include the following hospitality promises as a guide for our interpersonal interactions with residents, co-workers, and guests:

    • We greet residents, employees and guests warmly, by name and with a smile.
    • We treat everyone with courteous respect.
    • We strive to anticipate resident, employee and guest needs and act accordingly.
    • We listen and respond enthusiastically in a timely manner.
    • We hold ourselves and one another accountable.
    • We embrace and value our differences.
    • We make residents, employees and guests feel important.
    • We ask “Is there anything else I can do for you?”
    • We maintain high levels of professionalism, both in conduct and appearance, at all times.
    • We pay attention to details.

    Reputation:

    Friendship Village is a place employees can wake up happy to come to work each day. We take pride in our exceptional culture of family and hospitality.

    We hold a 4.4 star rating on Glassdoor.

    We also have a 4.0 star rating on Indeed.

    Medicare.gov has awarded us a 5 star rating

    (Source: https://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/search.html)

    Our staff and residents rate us 4.6 stars on Facebook.

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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