We are looking for a Food Service Attendant for the Nutritional
Care - Patient Department at Mission Hospital Regional Medical
Location: Mission Viejo, CA
Work Schedule: Part time - 48 Biweekly Hours
Shift: 8-hour, Days
Under general supervision acts as liaison between the patient
(infant, adolescent, adult, and geriatric), nursing and Nutritional
Care Services. Performs meal preparation and assembly activities
for patients of all ages including infant, adolescent, adult, and
geriatric. Job requires both clinical nutrition and customer
service skills. Job duties include meal assembly and delivery,
compliance to food safety standards and performance improvement
* Performs patient meal and nourishment tray assembly by
ensuring compliance and accuracy. Communicates with trayline staff
and supervisor to meet presentation and food quality goals.
Participates in pre-service meeting.
* Performs delivery of meal trays to patients using sacred
moment's scene and patient experience scripting. Follows department
standards in checking patient identifiers, obtaining additional
food items, and allergy confirmation.
* Uses safe food handling techniques and follows required food
sanitation policies and procedures. Performs cleaning duties as
assigned by the cleaning schedule and supervisor or manager. Keeps
work area clean at all times. Follows food labeling and dating
* Demonstrates positive customer service skills in performing
job responsibilities with patients, families, visitors, and
* Participates in performance improvement activities as
assigned: * Participates in ongoing competency validation and
department education as assigned.
* Serves as trainer/mentor to Room Service Attendants as
* Excellent customer services skills.
* Ability to read menus and recipes.
* Visual abilities to read menus for tray assembly.
* Ability to use common sense and demonstrates
* Ability to work well with fellow staff members.
* Proficient in required competencies upon completion of
orientation, as listed on the unit specific competency inventory
Minimum Position Requirements
Education: H.S. Diploma or GED
Preferred Position Qualifications:
Experience: 6 months experience in food service.
At Mission Hospital with locations in Mission Viejo and Laguna
Beach, CA our core values of Compassion, Dignity, Justice,
Excellence and Integrity translate into an environment where the
welfare of our patients always comes before the bottom line. As a
member of Providence Health System, we serve all of south Orange
Mission Hospital Mission Viejo is a Level II Trauma Center and
is the area's designated regional trauma center. We have Centers of
Excellence in heart, maternity, trauma, breast care, spine,
vascular, stroke and brain injury.
Mission Hospital Laguna Beach provides local coastal communities
with 24-hour emergency department services, medical/surgical
services, behavioral health programs including inpatient and
outpatient psychiatric and chemical dependency services and an
outpatient eating disorder program.
Mission Surgery Center performs approximately 4,500 annual
surgeries and provides a safe and convenient outpatient setting. It
is accredited by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health
We've received two Beacon Awards for clinical excellence and in
2012 we received Magnet Designation which recognizes hospitals for
top patient care, quality nursing and innovations in nursing and
healthcare. We offer a collegial work environment with competitive
salaries and benefits.
Mission Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO)
to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or
genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Mission Hospital
complies with applicable state and local laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the
company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and
conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of
absence, compensation and training.
Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment
consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in
for staff vacancies.