Dietary Aide – U577

Job title: Dietary Aide – U577
Posted on: February 11, 2020
Job Description:

A local Seniors Residence is hiring for the position of Dietary Aid-Part Time

Job Duties:

Reports to: Dining Room Services Coordinator

Overview: The Dietary Aide is responsible for assisting in the preparation and serving of meals and providing catering services, ensures work areas are maintained in a safe and sanitary condition and assists in maintaining a safe and secure environment for residents, visitors and other staff members.

The responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:

• Ensures resident satisfaction with meal service
• Monitors resident food/fluid intake
• Responds to resident or family member concerns and ensures appropriate action is taken
• Complete departmental cleaning and ware washing as required
• Be knowledgeable of and practice residence’s fire and safety programs
• Serve food to residents observing special diet restrictions, resident preferences and outlined departmental procedures
• Clear tables, load and safely operate dishwasher
• Complete manual ware washing as required
• Effectively communicates and interacts with residents, family members, visitors and volunteers in a courteous and professional manner
• Projects an appropriate image and focuses on customer service



The ideal candidates will possess:

• Previous food services experience in a retirement residence, long term care residence or other hospitality environment
• Ability or read, write and follow written and verbal instructions in English
• Demonstrated empathy and understanding of the needs of seniors
• Effective interpersonal and conflict resolution skills
• Ability to organize work and work under strict time constraints
• Proof of immunization (2-Step TB, Annual Flu Shot)
• Proof of completed Police Record Check – Vulnerable Sector
• Candidates must be available to work evenings and weekends


For further information, please visit your closest Employment Centre.

Beaverton, 397 Simcoe St, Monday and Tuesday 8:30-4:30pm

Port Perry, 231 Water St (Scugog Library), Tuesday & Wednesday 10:00-5:30pm

Uxbridge, 29 Toronto St S, Monday-Wednesday and Fridays 8:30-4:30pm, Thursday 10-6

All sites are closed 12-1pm

Employment Type: Part-time
Field of Work: Restaurant/Food Services
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