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Dietary Aide

Pediatric Complex Care of Arkansas has an opening for a full-time Dietary Aide.

Duties include preparing and/or cooking meals, snacks and beverages following specific procedures and maintaining food safety and hygiene. The Dietary Aide will monitor inventory of kitchen supplies and food items, stay current on the individual procedures and protocols, including state-specified rules and regulations. Additionally, the Aide will assist with kitchen maintenance and general cleaning.

Candidates must have patience, compassion, and the ability to communicate effectively with residents, family members and team members. Strong attention to detail and the ability to follow instructions for meal orders, nutritional needs, and recipes to ensure PCCA residents receive the appropriate foods. Candidates must also have the physical stamina to assist in food preparation and meal service.

Responsibilities·

· Preparing meals, snacks, and beverages

· Monitor inventory of kitchen supplies and food items

· Stay current on individual procedures and protocols

· Assist with kitchen maintenance and general cleaning

Skills

  • Communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Physical stamina
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Team player

This position features a rotating schedule (for the shift 10:00 AM-7:00 PM) that incorporates four day weekends and compensation based on experience.

Must be able to do repetitive walking, reaching, bending, lifting up to 40 lbs independently, grasping, fine hand coordination, pushing and pulling.