Five Star Senior Living Inc. Dietary Aide in Lakewood, Colorado
About UsFive Star Senior Living, a national healthcare and senior living providerheadquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, proudly offers the highest qualityservice and care with the warmth and hospitality of home. Founded in 2000,Five Star has two major operating divisions: Five Star Senior Living andFive Star Rehabilitation Services. The Five Star Senior Living divisionincludes more than 260 senior living communities across the United States andis one of the country's largest providers of quality retirement living inthe nation offering Independent Living, Assisted Living,Alzheimer's/Memory Care, Healthcare Centers with Skilled Nursing &Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Retirement Communities. Five StarRehabilitation Services include outpatient rehabilitation, day programs,and respite/short stay options. Location InformationCedars Healthcare Center is a beautiful community in Lakewood, CO, withmore than 130 units offering skilled nursing care. Key ResponsibilitiesAt this time, we are seeking a Dietary Aide to join our team!Prepares and/or pre-portions food (such as beverages, salads,desserts, and other items assigned by the supervisor) for regular andtherapeutic diets according to the planned menu and production sheets and asdiHandles food using proper food handling and food safety techniques accordingto established policies and procedures.Insures that food is served in an attractive, appetizing manner. Uses propertasting technique to insure quality taste and palatability prior to service.Maintains the proper temperature of food during preparation and service.Records food temperatures according to established policy.Assists with the setup of the tray line. Assembles trays according to theplanned menu and tray tickets, stated portion, resident foodpreferences, and diet order and within the established time schedules.Assists in checking trays during service for accuracy. QualificationsMust possess, at a minimum, a 10th grade education.Possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrantsuch action.Be able to interpret and implement written or oral policies, procedures,and instructions.Possess the ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divideCommunicate effectivelyShift/Hours: 21hr and 3 PRN positionsEEOCFive Star prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant foremployment with regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexualorientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age,marital status, genetic information, disability or veteran status. Inaddition to federal requirements, Five Star complies with applicable stateand local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location inwhich the company has communities and/or facilities. This policy applies toall terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to,recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff,recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.