Must have the ability to read, write, take verbal instruction and perform basic arithmetic.
One year experience in a customer service/food service position preferred.
This is a safety sensitive position. Please see the St. Bernards Substance Abuse Policy for further information.
Normal hospital environment. Occasional exposure to heat, steam and cold. Normal corrected eyesight. Hearing within normal range. Distinguish tastes and smells, distinguish temperature by touch. Uses food service equipment, elevators, trash compactor, dish machine, Lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs. Pushing /pulling up to 150 lbs. Frequent standing and walking.
The dish room position will be responsible for cleaning and sanitizing all dishes, utensils, pots, pans, carts used for both retail and room service operation. In addition, this position will retrieve soiled trays from patient units. The dish room position will be responsible for sanitation of the kitchen. This will be accomplished by using daily and weekly sanitation checklists that will ensure that all areas of the department are cleaned each week. Daily and special tasks will include but not be limited to:
Cleaning and maintaining all floors
Equipment and space
Clean service items
Utilizing dish machine per specifications
Checking for appropriate temperatures
Verifying that equipment is working properly
Sweep nursing units for trays left over from previous evening
Set up pot sink to specification as needed and refresh all bays
Wash dishes, pots and other service ware as needed
Returning all clean items to the appropriate storage area
Empty trash and recyclables per standard
Be sure that dish room sanitation levels are maintained while machine is in service (clean and dirty side division)
Sweep and mop department as instructed
Deliver all food carts as needed, alerting the host/hostess that fresh food has arrived;
Return dirty carts to kitchen on an hourly basis Retrieving soiled tray trucks from designated areas on floors, and delivering to dish room