Sanford Health Lead Food Service Assistant - Nutrition and Food Services in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Lead Food Service Assistant | Nutrition and Food Services | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Department : Dakota Food Center - Sioux Falls

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Provides direction to food service staff according to quality standards. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, monitoring and recording proper temperature of food, setting up and maintaining a clean and sanitized serving area, preparing and serving food items, restocking food areas, cleaning and sanitizing equipment, receiving payment for food and beverages using a computerized register and other related responsibilities.

Complies with Hazardous Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) guidelines for food service. Provides outstanding customer service and effectively communicates with patrons and co-workers. Demonstrates ability to establish effective working relationships.

May operate equipment such as, but not limited to, grills, beverage machines, toasters, ice cream dispensers, cash registers, computerized cash registers, steam equipment, dishwashers, telephones, refrigerators and freezers. Displays experience working in the food industry.

Possesses ability to work independently when necessary. Possesses an understanding of food safety and sanitation processes. Demonstrates ability to be on feet for the majority of the day and walk far distances.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Promotes a team culture that balances individual initiative and team collaboration and sharing of successes. Performs corresponding food and kitchen preparation for internal or external inspection. Mentors others to prepare them for responsibilities. Looks for and considers non-verbal cues from individuals and groups.;Instructs junior food preparation staff in proper food handling processes. Develops and uses checklists to insure that information goes out error-free.;Delivers helpful feedback that focuses on behaviors without offending the recipient. Contributes to and encourages new ideas, builds on suggestions of others. Communicates the importance of customer needs/expectations and commits to resolving them. Assesses and validates decision options and points and predicts their potential impact. Applies an assigned technique for critical thinking in a decision-making process. Responds to day-to-day operational priorities while still making progress on project work.

DEPARTMENT DETAILS

QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

Possesses ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions. Ability to perform basic math. Depending upon location applying for, a minimum of two years experience in food service preferred. Previous leadership experience preferred. On-the-job training will be provided. Depending on location, may be required to complete Diet Therapy Class and pass Diet Therapy exams.

Depending upon location of hire, Serv Safe may be required to obtain within a designated time frame, typically one year.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

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please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Job Function: Facilities and General Services

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: WD02488