Dietary Assistant

$13.00 - $16.00 hourly
  • Sonida Senior Living - Marquis Place of Elkhorn
  • Cottonwood, AZ, USA
  • Jul 15, 2022
Full time, Part time Entry Level Facilities Health Care Non Profit-Social Services Restaurant-Food Service

Job Description

Dietary Assistant

Help enrich the lives of seniors by becoming part of the Capital Senior Living team at Cottonwood Village!

Cottonwood Village, a premier retirement community in Cottonwood, Arizona provides quality care to residents in an Independent and Assisted Living community.  We are passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of those we care for. If you’re looking to grow your career and experience in a team-oriented environment, apply for Dietary Assistant position today.

Working at Cottonwood Village truly means becoming a member of our family. We believe caring for seniors is a uniquely rewarding experience and there is no better place to realize that experience than with us. We are looking for a Dietary Assistant to join our team!

Dietary Assistant Responsibilities include:

  • Assists chefs in the food preparation tasks, as assigned

  • Completes the dishwashing tasks and schedules for efficient dining service operations

  • Maintains standards for dining services to the Residents to include efficient meal service delivery, customer service and cleanliness of the dining room and kitchen

  • Assures serving meals to Residents within scheduled time frame

  • Reports problems, concerns and issues observed with food service and communicates them appropriately

  • Observes changes in Resident status, needs or preferences and communicates them appropriately

  • Observes other problems and communicates them appropriately

  • Observes all work, safety and administrative rules to include local and state requirements 

Ideal candidate will:

  • One to two years’ experience in a similar position preferred

  • Enjoy providing exceptional customer service and care to our senior residents

  • Appreciate the value of being a dependable & responsible member of greater team

  • Be open minded; willing to listen to and share new ideas

Perks of joining our team:

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life/disability insurances*
  • 401k retirement savings plan*
  • Paid time off*
  • Company paid training for career advancement**

*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.

**Eligibility based on location.

COVID vaccine not mandatory!