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Food Service Worker/Cook - (7060)

Universal Health Services


Location:
AUSTIN, TX
Date:
12/12/2017
2017-12-122018-01-10
Job Code:
7060
Universal Health Services
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Food Service Worker/Cook - (7060)

Facility Name
Texas NeuroRehab
Location
AUSTIN, TX 78745 US (Primary)
Career Area
Support & Entry Level
Category
Nutrition
Job Description

Position Summary: Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.

Texas NeuroRehab Center (TNC) provides complex medical and brain injury rehab, chemical dependency treatment for adults and neuropsychiatric treatment for youth. The capabilities of the facility as a whole allow for integrated and specialized care for children, adolescents and adults facing difficult challenges.  Texas NeuroRehab Center is currently accepting applications for a Food Service Worker/Cook. The Food Service Worker/Cook is responsible for the preparation and serving of patient, staff and visitor meals and snacks according to dietary guidelines; responsible for cleanliness of work area and dish room according to dietary policies and procedures.

The candidate selected will be responsible for the following:

When required by supervisor, responsible for adequate food service staffing to maintain quality meal production.

Participates in maintaining budgetary goals within 10% of established goals.

Under direction of supervisor, manages personnel full-time equivalents within established parameters.

Help create and follow standardized recipes for preparation of menu items.

Places food on serving lines at appropriate time.

Documents food and equipment temperature checks daily.

Follows patient menus correctly when serving meals. Tray audit error rate of 5% or less is acceptable.

Reports any and all menu substitutions, changes, in a timely manner to supervisor.

Cooks and serves under sanitary conditions, including dating and rotating foods and leftovers.

Job Requirements

The following are the job requirements for the Food Service Worker/ Cook.

Knowledge of quantity food preparation

Ability to read and write in English language

Education and Training

High school graduation or GED

Experience

Minimum two years experience in a high volume food production setting

Experience in a hospital setting preparing special diets is preferred.

Physical/General

Ability to sustain physical activity; on feet eight hours per day.

Able to drive safely in order to operate a golf cart.

Able to use hands to operate food service equipment, including mixers, slicers, fryers, blenders etc.

Frequent kneeling, bending, stooping, bending and squatting.

Frequent lifting, carrying and lowering of up to 30 pounds without assistance.

Frequent reaching overhead.

Ability to read and write: must document temperatures, read recipes, labels and chemical bottles.

Emotional stability necessary to perform essential job functions, changing priorities and irregular work hours.

Ability to tolerate frequent weather changes (such as wind, snow , rain or sleet and extreme heat) during deliveries to units and to tolerate the differences in temperatures when entering or leaving buildings, or walk-in refrigerated storage.

Ability to communicate effectively.

Ability to read and understand purpose of hazard labels on chemical containers and material safety data sheets.

Ability to see, speak, and hear so as to effectively communicate with staff, patients, and others in order to protect self and others from potentially dangerous situations and to perform essential job functions.

 

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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