Trinity Health Corporation Langhorne, PA

41001_76600 Dietary

Expected Weekly Hours:



Day Shift

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

* Prepares cold food according to standards and as assigned

* Assembles meals accurately according to menu selection and diet using proper portion control guidelines

* Ready to begin meal service at the proper time

* Ensures maintenance of proper food temperature throughout all phases of food handling and on the tray line.

* Covers, labels, dates and stores all leftovers promptly in accordance with DOH & HACCP regulations

* Prepares between meals snacks and nourishment

* Prepares modified liquid beverages and cold products as assigned

* Helps to maintain a safe, clean and orderly environment, including the office area.

* Cleans and sanitizes assigned tray line work station after each meal period

* Prepares evening snack lists and labels accurately and in a timely fashion.

* Completes assigned cleaning projects in a timely manner

* Makes deliveries to the proper location at patient mealtimes

* When serving a meal, verifies patient's menu to patient's name and greets patient in a friendly and courteous manner.

* Retrieves soiled trays from nursing units as assigned and in a timely manner.

* Understands modified diets and is able to offer alternate items to patients when needed.

* Properly cleans assigned tray delivery carts and returns them according to assignment.

* Answers the phone within three rings and follows customer service scripting.

* Delivers all entered feedings to proper areas as needed.

* Utilizes proper utensils for portioning and serving food.

* Adheres to food service handlers regulations by wearing clean uniforms, gloves and hat/hairnets while working with food and food equipment

* Reports defective or malfunctioning equipment immediately to department management

* Competent to takes orders via room service software.

* Assists in obtaining all menus from patients who are noted to need assistance.

* Assist in completing patient satisfaction surveys as needed.

* Completes/delivers calorie counts with all menu selections.

* (Bulk) Set up bulk delivery cart with all needed supplies.

* (Bulk) Deliver bulk items to all units and record all items given out.

* ( Bulk) Clean, straighten, organize and wipe down cart used for bulk delivery.

* (Bulk) Assist in Diet office, taking meal order calls. Fulfill all needs for late trays. Log late trays in log book.

* (Bulk) Generate PM census report. Download diet census to desktop. Empty office trash ca.

* Performs other duties as requested.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.