Centura Health Nutrition Services Rep Seniors in Denver, Colorado

Located in central Denver’s historic Washington Park residential neighborhood, associates at Porter Adventist Hospital enjoy beautiful surroundings, leading technology, outstanding leadership and easy access to everything great central Denver has to offer. As a full-service Magnet® designated, 368-bed acute-care referral center specializing in behavioral health, cancer care, joint replacement, spinal care, advanced robotic surgery and organ transplantation, Porter Adventist Hospital treats some of the region’s most complex medical cases and surgery patients. Our Heart and Vascular Institute is the first and only program in Colorado to receive full Heart Failure Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. We have also received numerous awards and honors including: The Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award (2014); top 50th orthopedic program ranking by U.S. News & World Report with high performing honors in eight specialties (2014); an “A” rating from the Leapfrog Group for Patient Safety (2014), as well as many others. The Porter tradition of blending science and spirit began more than 75 years ago by Denver businessman Henry Porter with his generous donation after he experienced care at a Seventh Day Adventist Facility in CA and sought to bring that same philosophy of care to Denver. If you are ready for a career where the work you do truly transcends the walls of a hospital, we invite you to learn more at: http://www.porterhospital.org/

_Job Description/Job Posting ID: 132263_

_Recruiter Contact:_ MikalaFord@centura.org

_Clinic/Department:_* 8534 PPLACE FOOD SERVICE *

_Hospital:_* PORTER PLACE *

_Schedule:_ Full Time

_Shift:_ Variable

_Position Summary_

Ensures all dishes, pots, pans, work utensils and work areas are clean, sanitary and organized , takes orders and serves meals to residents and visitors, stocks, resets, and cleans dining rooms as needed. Assist with preparation of quality food for residents and guests following safety and sanitation practices for handling food, equipment and supplies.

_Minimum Education Requirements_

  • High School diploma or GED, preferred

  • Graduate of a culinary skills program preferred

_Minimum Experience Requirements_

  • Previous food service, healthcare or customer service experience, preferred


  • Food Service Safe Certification, preferred

_Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )_

Food Preparation

  • Helps assist with food presentation for meal service*

  • Properly stores supplies in storerooms, walk-in refrigerators, walk-in freezers and/or work areas.*

  • Uses correct pans and utensils.

  • Restocks all work areas including salad bar.*


  • Maintains a professional manner at all times when interacting with residents, families and other employees.*

  • Serves meals to residents and staff in dining rooms, busses tables and maintains coffee and condiments.*

  • Set up dining room (s) and services food.*

  • Takes orders and serves food efficiently.*

  • Demonstrate knowledge of menu options.*

  • Provides food and disposable stock to patient care areas.*

  • Performs side work duties according to daily tasks


  • Cleans and sanitizes soiled kitchen utensils, glassware, china, pots and pans.*

  • Cleans worktables, removes garbage and keeps work area clean.*

  • Delivers clean items to proper storage areas.*

  • Cleans walk-in freezer and reach-in.*

  • Cleans dishwashing machine daily.*

  • Sweeps and mops all kitchen /dinning floors daily.*

  • Uses recycling equipment as prescribed.*

  • Cleans all food and kitchen carts and transport equipment.*

  • Assists in deep cleaning of all kitchen equipment.*


  • Uses safety equipment provided when doing any hazardous work.*

  • Attends in service education training as required.*

  • Follows all State, Federal and City safety regulations.*

_Physical Requirements_

  • Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.