Food Service Aide

Cleveland Clinic

1320 Mercy Drive N.W., OH

Job posting number: #7091315 (Ref:21235742912)

Posted: January 5, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Summary

The Food Service Aide assists in meal tray delivery to patients. Duties include assisting in restocking menu items for patient tray service, assisting in the delivery of late trays and between meal nourishments, efficiently retrieving trays upon completion of the meal service, and assisting in the dish room. The role is responsible for maintaining departmental procedures in assigned work areas and for inventory and restocking floor nourishment stock as needed.

Position Requirements

  • Assist in patient meal assembly and delivery to patients.
  • Assist in restocking menu items for patient tray service.
  • Assist in the delivery of late trays and between meal nourishments, efficiently retrieving trays upon completion of the meal service.
  • Assist in dish room.
  • Maintain departmental procedures in assigned work areas, inventory, and restocking floor nourishment stock as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • This is a FULL TIME position 7:00am - 3:30pm 40 hrs per week 

Essential Functions

  • Communicates to management any problems or issues that need assistance.
  • Prepares food trays for both general and special diets, maintaining proper temperatures for hot and cold foods.
  • Assists food services lead and/or supervisor as needed.
  • Loads dishwashers and hand-washes items such as pots, pans, knives.
  • Mops floors and cleans walk-in refrigerators and storage areas.
  • Maintains food safety labels and dating of food products in kitchen area.
  • Observes infection control practices, safety standards, and food handling principles at all times.
  • Good oral communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good organizational skills and ability to multitask.
  • Demonstrates self-initiative, problem-solving, and sound judgment.

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to lift up to 75lbs
  • Continually lift, push/pull, stand, walk, squat, bend, kneel, and reach.
  • Ability to handle situations using patience, flexibility, and concentration.
  • Reasoning and problem-solving abilities required for meeting changing demands of assigned areas and units.

Educational, Licensure, & Experience Requirements

  • Completion of 10th grade in high school required.
  • Previous food service experience in a hospitality, hotel, or hospital setting preferred.

Keywords: Food Service, Healthcare Food Service, Culinary Arts, Chef, Food Preparer, Food Handling


The policy of Cleveland Clinic Health System and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic Health System) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic Health System's Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days.

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Job posting number:#7091315 (Ref:21235742912)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland,Ohio
United States
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