Food Service Associate in Amherst, NY
Fallon Health Weinberg Posted: Aug 4, 2020
Amherst, NY 14068
Fallon Health Weinberg-PACE is a long-term care program for older adults who qualify for a nursing-home level of care, but wish to stay living at home and in their community. We are a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), providing complete medical care and support services that helps people to remain living safely at home. All care is coordinated and provided by an interdisciplinary team specializing in geriatric care, working with participants and their caregivers to create an individualized care plan.
As part of the PACE interdisciplinary team, you will be responsible for the coordination and monitoring of care and services to maintain participants in a safe community environment.
Food Service Associate
We are looking for an experienced candidate who can make available attractive, nutritious and palatable meals in an efficient pleasant and clean environment while maintaining federal, state and district guidelines. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Registered dietitian. The employee also interacts with and takes direction from the day center manager and program Director. The employee is expected to respect the right to privacy and security of PHI (Protected Health Information) and EPHI (Electronic Protected Health Information).
Positive and effective interpersonal/communication skills are required
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
Certified in SERVE SAFE preferred.
6 months to 1-year experience of food service experience
Knowledge of food service lines set-up and temperature requirements.
Knowledge of supplies, equipment, and/or services ordering and inventory control.
Knowledge of food preparation and presentation methods, techniques, and quality standards.