Dietary Aide/Dishwasher Full Time Days Tampa at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/23/2021


Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Date Posted:
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  • Job Family
    Nutritional Services
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Dietary Aide AdventHealth Tampa

Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa

  • Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.

  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery

  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come

  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.

Work Hours/Shift:

 Full Time Days, Every other Weekend

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Complies with the Employee Code of Conduct

  • Demonstrates compliance with all federal, state and local laws; rules and government regulations

  • Verbalizes understanding of reporting process of any actual or perceived violation

  • Recognizes incidents as defined and described in the Hospital’s Institutional Policies and Procedures

  • Understands the method and reasoning for reporting incidents

  • Demonstrates ability to complete the Hospital’s Incident Report Form

  • Assists the Department Manager or others in recognizing and reducing risk within the Department or other areas of the Hospital

  • Demonstrates FHT PRIDE (Personal Responsibility in Daily Endeavors) by providing courteous service, assisting lost guests, and problem solving to meet special needs or requests

  • Performs duties in a timely manner and provides updates if delays occur

  • Communicates with courtesy when interacting with internal or external customers, in person or on the telephone

  • Demonstrates respect for co-workers and develops positive working relationships with other departments

  • Maintains a professional appearance and manner and adheres to the FHT dress standards

  • Helps ensure a safe environment for guests and staff

  • Respects patient privacy, confidentiality and dignity

  • Participates in Quality Improvement activities to improve processes and patient care

  • Implements actions, as appropriate, recommended by Quality Improvement teams and the hospital wide Quality Coordinating Council

  • Follows hospital and departmental Safety policies and procedures

  • Wears name tag identification and is aware of role in minimizing Security incidents

  • Demonstrates knowledge of role in Hazardous Materials and Waste Program, including procedures to follow in case of spill

  • Demonstrates knowledge of role in Emergency Preparedness Program. Participates in Disaster Drills, as appropriate

  • Demonstrates knowledge of role in the Life Safety Program and participates in Fire Drills as appropriate

  • Demonstrates knowledge of role in the Medical Equipment Program and how to report malfunctioning equipment

  • Demonstrates knowledge of role in the Utility Systems Program and the department’s response to utility failure

  • Follows hospital and departmental Infection Control policies and procedures

  • Demonstrates effective communication skills with all team members, patients and families.

  • Maintains satisfactory participation and attendance at required and non-required meetings and staff development programs

  • Demonstrates evidence of continuous professional development:

  • Identifies own learning needs and seeks opportunities for self growth and career advancement

  • Attends annual mandatory in service, required meetings and continuing education

  • Promotes the hospital image and maintains a helpful attitude towards employees, physicians, patients, visitors and the community to enhance the hospital’s reputation as a health care center

  • Demonstrates evidence of adherence to the hospital confidentiality policy

  • Reports to work in a regular and timely fashion

  • Maintains personal hygiene and neatness according to departmental standards

  • Performs proper handwashing techniques according to departmental standards

  • Utilizes gloves according to departmental standards

  • Uses hair restraints according to departmental standards

  • Prepares gelatin for patient meals as assigned

  • Prepares late tray items after trayline is finished

  • Completes late trays as received from diet office and delivers to floors in a timely manner

  • After dinner line, accurately checks, prepares and delivers evening nourishments

  • Bags silverware and ensures utensils are clean and dry

  • Covers trays using correct tray liner

  • Bags bread products using bag sealer

  • Stocks and restocks serving station, condiments, special items, nourishment, paper goods and perishable items

  • Gathers appropriate serving utensils according to standards

  • Accurately places designated items on patient trays during meal service

  • Responsible for knowing menu items and portion sizes for each meal

  • Responsible for using appropriate sanitary methods during meal service

  • Scraps dishes from patient service area

  • Cleans and sanitizes patient food carts

  • Cleans and sanitizes station after each meal

  • Cleans equipment, tables, racks as scheduled

  • Reports any items needing repairs to supervisor


Resume is Required

What You Will Need:

  • Physical ability to perform designated job

  • Minimum six (6) months direct food service experience or minimum three (3) months related food service experience

  • High School Diploma preferred

Job Summary:

Provide service to patients and personnel in a manner supportive of the department operation.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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