Dietary Aide at Nursing and Rehab in Shrewsbury

HMH RES CARE INC-SHREWSBURY Shrewsbury Requisition # 2019-65220 ShiftEvening StatusPart-time with Benefits Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysAs Needed On CallNo On-Call Required Shift Hours4:00 pm - 7:30 pm Address89 Avenue at the Commons, Shrewsbury, 07702

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The Dietary Aide performs specific tasks in Food Service Department including assisting in keeping the dining and cooking areas clean, sanitary, and running smoothly.


  • Sets up/cleans tray carts and dining room
  • Cleans and scrapes dishes in preparation for washing and stores dishes after they are dry
  • Cleans kitchen areas such as coffee and juice machines, cupboards, refrigerator, dining room tables
  • Dishes out salad and desserts
  • Assists in food preparation such as making toast, butter bread and preparing fresh fruit and vegetables
  • Completes all assignments in regards to daily food preparation i.e. tray assembly positions according to department procedures.
  • Prepares and delivers food to resident floors or informs Nursing Services.
  • Delivers and retrieves resident trays according to departmental procedure.
  • Receives soiled trays, removes soiled dishes and transports cleaned and dried trays and permanent-ware to proper places.
  • Prepares heats and delivers late or hold trays. Assists resident with cover, table and food questions.
  • Follows all sanitation and Infection Control procedures.
  • Masters dish room assignment.
  • Readies dishwasher for proper operations by placing all dishes, lids and trays on racks.
  • Soak dishes, silverware and cups to remove food particles and stains.
  • Discards chipped dishware.
  • Masters cleaning and maintenance of disposals and conveyor belt (removes and cleans cord guides).
  • Washes hands frequently and prior to returning or starting work. Wears gloves according to policy, removes them, and reapplies them when appropriate.


  • Candidate needs to be willing to adjust and be able to adjust to a fast pace.
  • High school diploma or G.E.D preferred.

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