RADIANT SENIOR LIVING INC
Job DetailsJob LocationOR - Farmington Square Tualatin - Tualatin, ORPosition TypeFull TimeEducation LevelHigh SchoolJob ShiftDayJob CategoryHealth CareDescriptionPurpose of the Food Service Manager PositionThe primary purpose of the Food Service Manager position is to plan, organize, develop and direct the overall operations of the Dietary Department in accordance to current applicable federal, state and local guidelines and regulations and as may be directed by the Administrator, VP of Operations, and/or Dietician. The Food Service Manager's responsibility is to assure quality food service at all times; to oversee the food service department and the preparation and delivery of attractive, nutritious meals to all residents of the community, while supervising all food service personnel in accordance with established food policies and procedures.Delegation of AuthorityAs Food Service Manager, you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountabilitynecessary for carrying out your assigned duties.Job FunctionsEvery effort has been made to identify the essential function of this position. However, it in no way states orimplies that these are the only duties you will be required to perform. You may perform other duties as assignedby your supervisor. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if thework is similar, related, or is an essential function of the position.ABOUT RADIANT SENIOR LIVINGVISIONWe will be recognized as an innovative provider of quality lifestyle choices for seniors.MISSIONOur Mission is to create and sustain comfortable, caring environments for those who depend on us.VALUESWe are committed to fulfilling our mission by conducting ourselves according to our core values.HONESTY we are truthful in all our relationshipsINTEGRITY we are consistent in our responsesRELIABILITY we do what we promiseEXCELLENCE we perform each task to the highest standardsRESPECT we treat everyone as we wish to be treatedCOMPASSION we are considerate in our decisions and actionscook, food service, food service manager, menu, cook, dietary, food preparation, hospital, nursing care, assisted living, cook, food service, food preparation, food service manager, cook, food service, food service management, cook, menu, dietary, food preparation, hospital, nursing care, assisted living, food preparationQualificationsEducationMust possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma or its equivalent. Culinary degree or equivalent knowledge within the culinary field. Certificates ofcompletion of Nutrition and Sanitation Safety. Food Service Management certificate or equivalent management experience within food service field.Current state food handler's card is required.ExperienceThree (3) years food service management experience preferred. Must demonstrate understanding of safe sanitation standards. Full knowledge of local and state health and sanitation and safety codes. Preference for cooking, dietary experience in a hospital, nursing care community, assisted living or other related medical community (but not required). Training in cost control, food management, personnel management, dietary therapy, etc.Specific RequirementsMust be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.Must have a thorough knowledge of State regulations, dietary procedures as well as related laws, the survey process, and quality measures.Must possess ability and willingness to work harmoniously with other personnel.Must possess the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures, etc. that arenecessary for providing quality food service and maintaining a sound operation.Must be thoroughly familiar with laws, regulations, and guidelines governing personnel administration.Must be able to follow oral and written instructions.Must maintain the care and use of supplies, equipment, and appearance of work areas.Must have patience, tact, cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as be willing to handle residents based on whatever maturity level they arecurrently functioning.Must enjoy working with elderly people.Must be able to maintain good personal relations and employee morale.Must be able to read and interpret financial records, reports, etc.Must have basic computer system skills.Must be able to communicate policies, procedures, regulations, reports, etc. to personnel, residents, family members, visitors, and governmentagencies/personnel.Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.Must be able to lead and motivate people.Physical and Sensory Requirements(With or Without the Aid of Mechanical Devices)Must be able to move intermittently throughout the workday.Must be able to speak and write the English language in an understandable manner.Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position.Must possess sight/hearing senses, or use prosthetics that will enable these senses to function adequately so that the requirements of this position can befully met.Must function independently, have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability to work effectively with the residents, personnel, and support agencies.Must meet the general health requirements set forth by the policies of this community.Must be able to relate to and work with ill, disabled, elderly, emotionally upset, and, at times, hostile people within the community.Must be able to taste and smell food to determine quality and palatability.May be necessary to assist in the evacuation of residents during emergency situations.Working ConditionsWorks in well-lighted/ventilated areas. Atmosphere is warm.Moves intermittently during working hours.Is subject to frequent interruptions.Is involved with residents, personnel, visitors, government agencies/personnel, etc., under all conditions and circumstances.Is subject to hostile and emotionally upset residents, family members, etc.Communicates with the medical staff, nursing staff, and other department supervisors.Works beyond normal duty hours, on weekends, and in other positions temporarily, when necessary.Is subject to call back during emergency conditions (e.g., severe weather, evacuation, post-disaster, etc.).Attends and participates in continuing educational programs.Is subject to injury from falls, burns from equipment, odors, etc., throughout the workday, as well as reactions from dust, disinfectants, and other aircontaminants.Is subject to sudden temperature changes when entering refrigerator.May be exposed to heat/cold temperatures in kitchen/storage area.Is subject to exposure to infectious waste, diseases, conditions, etc., including TB and the AIDS and Hepatitis B viruses.Maintains a liaison with other department directors to adequately plan for food services/activities.May be subject to the handling of and exposure to hazardous chemicals.