Dietary Aide

at Heritage Ministries in Woodstock, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Job Description

Don’t just take a JOB, start a CAREER with Heritage Ministries and change lives forever. Caring is our calling and the team at Heritage Ministries at Hearthstone goes above and beyond this to ensure that the Heritage experience is award-winning for each and every one of our residents. We strive to provide Hope, Dignity, and Purposeful Living in all that we do. A DIETARY AIDE is responsible for following resident menus accurately on the tray make-up line and for the proper cleaning and sanitation of soiled dishes, pots and pans. Dietary Aides are also responsible for serving meals. You will find meaningful work in this role with the opportunity to collaborate and make a positive impact every day! Apply now! Responsibilities:

+ Cleans work areas, equipment, walls, cabinets, storage areas, and any other areas assigned in accordance with established procedures.

+ Washes dishes, cookware, flatware, and trays using approved procedures.

+ Performs food preparation tasks as assigned by the cook or supervisor.

+ Responsible for following resident menus accurately on the tray line.

+ Delivers food carts/prepared meals to the designated dining room and ensures that carts are returned to the kitchen.

+ May be responsible for assisting in serving the meals to residents.

+ Collects and removes trash and garbage as necessary.

+ Delivers nourishments to nursing units and/or resident rooms as required.


+ 4 weeks of PTO on an accrual basis in your first year of employment

+ 7 paid holidays (premium pay if scheduled to work the holiday)

+ Paid sick time

+ Shift Differential

+ 401k with employer match

+ Medical, dental, and vision Insurance

+ Employer paid life insurance

+ Paid training opportunities

+ Tuition reimbursement plans

+ Employee pharmacy program

+ Special employee recognition and giveaways (you might even win an expense paid vacation like several employees did this year!


+ High School diploma or GED/TASC equivalent is preferred for Dietary Aide positions. Student Dietary Aides currently enrolled in a high school program need not have a diploma.

+ Must be able to meet health assessment requirements, including required testing and health documentation.

+ Ability to lift 60 pounds if necessary with the ability to sit, walk, bend, and twist. Ability to engage in repetitive motions for extended times required.

If you have a passion for service, work life balance, and enjoy working with others, we want to speak with you! Apply now! *A full written job description is available upon request


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Job Posting: JC240458945

Posted On: May 18, 2023

Updated On: Jun 10, 2023

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