Dietary Aide (Full-Time) West Park LTC
This position is available at a home / community affiliated with Extendicare Inc. The successful candidate would be employed directly by the affiliated home, not Extendicare Inc.
Candidates are invited to apply for a Dietary Aide to work at our West Park LTCC, a 200-bed long-term care facility, located in Toronto, 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.
Applicants must be available for on call shifts
Serves food to residents according to individual diets and preferences. Observes time limits for meal serving. Maintains foods at proper serving temperature.
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.
Previous dietary experience preferred in LTC Home 2-.3 year(s).
Applicants enrolled / or have a Certified Food Handlers Course / Food Service Worker Course.
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 workdays, evenings, weekends and statutory holidays
Good employment standards / attendance.
Able to work in a team environment.