Room Service Associate-Culinary & Nutrition

Job Number
201767
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix
Shift
Evening
Department
Banner University Medical Center Phoenix - Culinary & Nutrition-Hosp
Position Type
PT: Part-Time
Street Address
1111 East McDowell Rd
City & State
US-AZ-Phoenix
Posting Category
Culinary Services / Nutrition
New Grad
Yes

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Banner University Medical Center is looking for a part-time Room Service Associate to work at the Phoenix campus. This Room Service Associate position is 24-hours per weeking working evening shifts and includes a weekend and holiday rotation. If you are interested in this Room Service Associate position, please apply!!

 



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About Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix is a nationally recognized academic medical center. The world-class hospital is focused on coordinated clinical care, expanded research activities and nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals. Our commitment to nursing excellence has enabled us to achieve Magnet™ recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The Phoenix campus, long known for excellent patient care, has over 730 licensed beds, a number of unique specialty units and is the new home for medical discoveries, thanks to our collaboration with the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix. Additionally, the campus responsibilities include fully integrated multi-specialty and sub-specialty clinics, and with a new $400 million campus investment, a new patient tower and 2 new clinic buildings will be built.

 

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About Banner Health
Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to change the way care is provided. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.

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Job Summary

This position provides patients with menu and/or patient meal service, receives and forwards patient requests and communication to Dietetic Technicians and Dietitians when appropriate. Provides patient meal assembly according to correct quantities. This position strives to provide patient satisfaction regarding food and nutrition services.

 

Essential Functions

  • Visits patients to obtain or discuss menu selections based upon dietary orders. Enters or records all daily patient meal selections and preferences for one or more patient units.

 

  • Demonstrates appropriate judgment with modified diets, food and menu knowledge when relating to patients. Requests Diet Tech or Dietitian assistance when needed. Edits patient menus as required.

 

  • Provides patient meal service which may include setting up tray work stations, preparing/portioning assigned foods according to correct quantities, and/or assembling patient trays.

 

  • Delivers and serves meals while making independent judgments about special requests, snacks and nourishments.

 

  • Provides excellent customer service on the phone or in person and resolves customer complaints effectively and efficiently.

 

  • Maintains food handling and sanitation standards to meet licensing agency requirements.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge. Requires reading, writing and mathematical skills.

Skills and knowledge of nutrition services as typically gained through 1 - 2 years of related experience.

The work requires the ability to follow instructions and safety guidelines for working with cleaning chemicals, as well as the ability to learn and work with business computer software and point of sale systems. Requires the ability to learn food handling regulations and pass certification tests as required. Must have demonstrated effective customer service skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Understanding of nutrition services, common modified diets, and portion measures. Additional skills and knowledge in health care nutrition services preferred. Bilingual skills preferred in some assignments.

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.