DIETARY AIDE (Casual) – West Park Health Care Centre

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    Health Care

Requisition #2315271 Job LocationCanada-Ontario-St. Catharines Job StreamFood Service/Housekeeping/Maintenance~ Job TypeCasual, Part-Time Number of Positions Open1 Start Date of Employment ASAP Posting Date20-Nov-2018 Travel RequiredNot Required Educational RequirementsCollege Diploma Languages RequiredEnglish Job Description DIETARY AIDE (Casual) – West Park Health Care Centre Candidates are invited to apply for the Casual Dietary Aide position at West Park Health Care Centre, a 93 bed long-term care facility, located in St. Catharines, Ontario. Reporting to the Dietary Manager, the Dietary Aide assists with food preparation and serving of meals. Cleans eating, cooking, storage, and serving areas, as well as equipment. Follows established policies, procedures and standards. RESPONSIBILITIES Serves food to residents according to individual diets and preferences. Observes time limits for meal serving. Maintains foods at proper serving temperature. Assists Cooks to clean and prepare such uncooked food as salads, vegetables and fruits. Follows basic instructions in preparing such simple foods as breakfast items, basic desserts and garnishes. Clears plates and trays, loads and operates dishwasher. Cleans pots, pans and cooking utensils as per procedure. Participates in proper storage and labeling of dietary supplies and food, including leftovers. Adheres to established departmental policies, procedures regarding quality assurance, fire, safety, environment, and infection control. Assembles nourishment carts. Stocks unit kitchenettes. Participates in facility meetings as assigned. Attends in-service education programs. Other duties as assigned by Supervisor. QUALIFICATIONS Successful completion and/or enrollment in a Food Service Worker Program meeting the requirements of the Ontario Long-Term Care Homes Act required. If enrolled, must complete program within three (3) years of hire date. Previous dietary experience preferred in LTC Home 0-1 year(s). Must be able to stand for long periods of time Ability to read and write English as well as to understand simple verbal and written instructions in English. Ability to work safely, following established safety practices and procedures. Must be able to do moderate to heavy lifting Successful candidate must be available to work days, evenings, weekends and statutory holidays CLOSING DATE Interested applicants may forward their resume no later than January 11, 2019. TO APPLY Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence to the attention of: Clara Rigas West Park Health Care Centre, 103 Pelham Rd., St.Catharines, ON In Ontario, Extendicare, ParaMed Home Health Care and affiliated organizations including our partner homes in Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodation needs must be provided in advance. To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting.