SummaryPosition Summary Participates in the day to day functions of the Food and Nutrition Department, ensuring quality food products are readily available for patients. The position will require the employee to be capable of interacting with patients to deliver spoken menu and assist with meal selections, delivering meals to patient rooms, communicating patient needs to nursing team as necessary, basic food preparation and assisting with department activities as needed. Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs) Education: High School graduate preferred but not required. License/Certifications: N/A Experience: Knowledge of food and customer service skills is preferred. Ability to work effectively with fellow workers and others. Ability to lift and carry heavy objects. Ability to learn the use and care of equipment, materials, utensils, and methods used in food service. Ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions. Ability to walk and remain standing while on shift.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of twelve local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 22,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.
We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave (available at most locations), retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them - both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care - and the science behind that care - is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.