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Food Service Worker (req num: 9733)

Food Service Worker (req num: 9733) Food Services STPH Covington, LA
- Full-time
- Evening shift
Summary of the Job:
Responsible for general cleaning of kitchen. Cleans and sanitizes dishes, silverware, pots, pans, utensils, etc.; sorts and examines all for cleanliness and re-cleans as necessary. Collects and disposes of garbage. Completes the dish machine and pot sink sanitation log. Maintains correct dilution of chemicals: cleans and maintains dish machine salvajor and pulper. Cleans floors, walk-ins, storage areas and kitchen. Retrieve carts. Works the dish room, line trays, roll silverware, etc. Helps wherever and whenever needed to ensure trays are prepared and delivered to patients within established timelines {works trayline, delivers carts, etc.}. Communicates politely and effectively with staff and patients. Assumes the role of patient advocate. Demonstrates acceptance of C.A.R.E.S. and H.A.A.C.P. standards.
Minimum Qualifications: No experience necessary. Must be able to communicate effectively and follow both verbal and/or written instructions. This position is considered essential during emergency conditions. Exhibits consistent customer/patient focus showing courtesy and respect. Consistently able to exceed patients' expectations. Willingness to comply with dress code, CARES and HACCP standards. Must be able to make decisions based on experience and training. Must have ability and willingness to learn proper procedures for washing and sanitizing equipment, dishes & pots and pans. Must be able to follow guidelines for tray/cart delivery and pick up.
Preferred Qualifications: High school diploma or GED preferred.
Physical Demands:
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) – talking, hearing, seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - lifting, carrying, balancing, reaching, handling/feeling
Occasionally (1%-33%) - pushing/pulling, stooping, crouching
Must be able to work shifts between 5:30am and 8:00pm, weekdays, weekends and holidays.
St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.

Contact : Jennifer Randazzo
Email :
Tel : 985-898-4540
Fax : 985-898-4360
Address : Jennifer Randazzo 1202 S. Tyler Street, Covington LA