Dining Service Associate

at Covenant Living Communities in EvanstonEvanston, Illinois, United States

Job Description

We Are Inspired to Serve. Join us!Part of a nation wide family of Continuing Care Retirement Communities, Covenant Living is seeking a Dining Services Aide. This position is responsible for providing efficient and courteous service to residents and guests as well as performing a variety of services in the Healthcare Center dining areas.

In this role, theDining Services Associatewill:
Wait on assigned tables.
Take Resident meal orders.
Setupand bus tables.
Pre-service setup of tray-line.
Assembling individual meals on tray-line.
Assuring that all shift duties are thoroughly completed before the close of each shift period.
Serves all food as outlined by menu and ensures appropriate and appetizing presentation of food items;
Meets with supervisor on a regular basis. Attend all mandatory staff meetings
Performs duties related to safe food preparation and appropriate use and maintenance of equipment, chemicals, etc;
Assists personnel and residents in establishing a home-like atmosphere;
Maintains a sanitary work environment through following established procedures. Ensures all equipment is maintained and in good working order.

The ideal candidate will have:
Relevantdining & Healthcare Cooking experience.
One year experience working in a Healthcare setting. 2+ Years preferred
Ability to demonstrate effective reading, writing, speaking and analytical skills, required.
Full understanding and effective application of sanitation, food borne illness, and cross-contamination policies and procedures as well as the use of HACCP protocols.
Knowledge of dining room operational procedures and etiquette, proper small wares handling, as well as knowledge of residents rights.
Willingness to work with and interact with older adults.

For full time employees, we offer a generous benefits package that includes:
Medical, dental and vision insurance
Employer paid group term life and disability
Paid Time Off (PTO) & six paid holidays
403(b) with a 3% employer match
Fitness center use at most facilities.
Various voluntary benefits:
Life, AD&D
Tuition assistance and scholarships
Employee assistance program
Legal services, home/auto insurance, discount purchasing program
Pet Insurance
For more information about Covenant Living and CovenantCare at Home, please visit or .

Covenant Living and CovenantCare at Home are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.

Copy Link

Job Posting: 11306178

Posted On: Sep 22, 2023

Updated On: Oct 22, 2023

Please Wait ...