Assistant Food Service Director

Job ID: 452166 Posted: 2021/10/14 Position Type: Full-time
Category: Food Service City: Orange, NJ Location: Alaris Health at St. Mary’s

Job Information:

Alaris Health at St Marys, a skilled nursing Center in Orange, New Jersey, seeks an assistant food service director who will report to the food service director and assist in planning and supervise the department’s functions. Additional responsibilities include:

• ensuring responsibility for the quality and quantity of food served and adhering to all sanitary regulations governing the handling and serving of food
• overseeing that meals are prepared and served on schedule
• investigating and evaluating trends and developments in dietary, practices and techniques
• streamlining work techniques and methods for more efficient operation of unit and training employees
• preparing and serving food in accordance with national standards
• maintaining accurate reports and records
• and above all, ensuring that residents and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere which recognizes the individuals’ needs and rights

Job Requirements:

• Serve Safe Certification in accordance with regulatory agencies governing the Center
• Knowledgeable of basic principles of dietetic, food sanitation and service
• Familiar with large-scale purchases and preparation of food, food and labor laws and food service techniques
• Possess the ability to positively interact with everyone from residents to government agencies and the general public
• Basic computer skills

About Alaris: Founded on a tradition of health care excellence, Alaris’ Member Health Centers are leading providers of short-term post hospital rehabilitation, long term and specialty care, with Member Health Centers throughout the state of New Jersey. From 5 Star Quality ratings to a dedicated and caring staff, resident care and satisfaction is always on the top of our Member Health Centers’ priority list!

Today, Alaris Member Health Centers are setting new standards in quality, service and innovation. Using their innovative focus, Alaris Member Health Centers will continue to lead the way in an evolving health care environment. Our Member Health Centers always make sure their residents are being treated with the most advanced care and are provided with an ever-increasing range of services and care options.
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