Providence Food Service Assistant in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a Food Service Assistant to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. This is a part-time (0.8 FTE or 32 hours/week) position with full benefits. Schedule is a rotating, variable schedule that includes weekends and holidays.
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We are seeking a Food Service Assistant who will provide a high level of customer service for patients, family members, volunteers, physicians and staff. The Service Excellence Standards of Behavior guidelines must be adhered to at all times. Must have comprehensive knowledge of, and be compliant with, specified regulatory requirements, and food safety and sanitation regulations for food service in a health care environment. Proper sanitation procedures and practices must be followed to ensure the cleanliness and sanitation of ware-washing, service-ware, equipment in the work area. Adhere to County/State Health department, hospital, and department standards, policies and procedures at all times.
In this position you will be responsible for the following responsibilities:
Provide courteous, friendly customer service to all employees, visitors and physicians.
Provide excellent services, in taking phone or verbal order, preparing food and beverage per request and serving each customer.
Merchandise and set up food service areas.
Stock and clean service, dining and production areas.
Operate cash register, bus tables, prepare food, operate dish machine, and provide espresso coffee service.
Required qualifications for this position includes:
High School diploma -OR- GED or equivalent combination of skills and experience
Valid Oregon Food Handlers Certificate or ServSafe Certification at the time of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position includes:
One (1) year of experience in retail dining or patient dining with emphasis on customer service and food handling
One (1) year of cashiering experience
One (1) year of barista experience
Experience in healthcare facility or large food service operation
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Food Service Attendant
Req ID: 287343