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Food Service Host-PT-Varied Shifts 32 Hours Biweekly-Every Weekend & Some Holidays, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Created 05/22/2021
Reference 9247243
Category Hourly Paid
Job type Part Time
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
City Philadelphia
Zip 19019
Salary Competitive
Please note shifts will vary for this position -days and evenings, every weekend, some weekdays and some holidays.

Primary Responsibilities To create an excellent and memorable patient experience regarding food service at Jefferson by obtaining food preferences and menu selections from patients and inputting selections into a computer utilizing CBORD software, anticipating patient needs regarding foodservice, assembling meals that are elegantly presented, and serving patients in a kind, courteous, and friendly manner.

Essential Functions
  • Obtains and inputs patient preferences and menu selections utilizing the computerized CBORD software.
  • Assembles patient meals on the POD that are elegantly presented and according to established standards.
  • Serves meals and snacks to patients and provides patient with food service requests utilizing Jefferson service standards.
  • Collects trays after meal service in a timely manner and bring tray carts to the dishroom.
  • Is empowered by supervisor and takes responsibility to create a unique, memorable, and personal experience for patients.
  • Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the Hospital.


High school diploma or equivalent required. Must be able to read, write, and comprehend written assignments. Must have excellent customer service skills.

Demonstrates competency in basic computer skills. Demonstrates excellent customer service skills with the ability to anticipate needs of the customer. Demonstrates the ability to use critical thinking and problem solving skills. Requires good time management, interpersonal, and teamwork skills.

Closing Statement

Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.

Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation's best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.

Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.

As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.

Par Reference Code

Employer Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health

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