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Dietary Aide

Location: Saline, MI

Department: Evangelical Home-Saline

Type: Part Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Dietary Aide
Evangelical Home - Saline

Shifts may vary

Founded in 1879, EHM Senior Solutions (formerly Evangelical Homes of Michigan) is a not-for-profit,  full service health and human service organization that provides health care, housing and community services to older adults and their families in Southeast Michigan.  Today, EHM is one of the largest nonprofits of its kind in metro Detroit and one of the oldest in the state, serving more than 4,500 older adults and their extended families annually. 

EHM remains grounded in tradition to care for the underserved and has provided $11.5 million in charitable care over the past five years. EHM has been consistently recognized for its leadership and innovation over the years, and was named one of Michigan’s top 25 workplaces by the Detroit Free Press.

Position Overview:

We are eager to welcome new, part-time Dietary Aides to join our team within our Evangelical Home - Saline skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility. Our Dietary Aides are responsible for assisting in all dietary functions as directed / instructed by the Director and in accordance with established dietary policies and procedures.

Job Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparation and serving of food and beverages to residents, patients, and guest
  • Delivery of food, beverages and supplies throughout the facility
  • Completion of daily side-work according to position worked.
  • Completion of daily / weekly cleaning assignments as directed by your supervisor
  • Must follow all therapeutic diet orders and allergy restrictions
  • Provide great service to residents, patients, and guests

Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree
  • One year dietary experience in a hospital, skilled nursing facility, or other related facility preferred
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, patients, family members, visitor, government agencies / personnel and the general public (excellent customer service)
  • Must be knowledgeable of dietary procedures and federal and state regulations
  • Must be able to push, pull, move, and or lift a minimum of 50 pounds to a minimum height of 3 feet and be able to push, pull, move, and or carry such a weight minimum distance of 5 feet.
  • Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances require such actions.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, growing team focused on delivering the highest level of quality care, ensuring the health and wellness of those we serve.

EHM Senior Solutions is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V. Qualified applications must be presently eligible to work in the United States. Applicants will be required to undergo a criminal background check and pre-employment physical upon the acceptance of a verbal offer.

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