Do you love making people happy? Put your passion for customer
service to work as a Dining Assistant at Grand Village, an
Ecumen-managed community in Grand Rapids, Minnesota!
We're hiring friendly, service-oriented people like you to
provide quality food and dining experiences for our residents,
families and guests. As part of the Ecumen team, you'll put people
at the heart of what you do and find new ways to exceed people's
expectations every day.
Ecumen is over 150-years-old and one of the nation's top 25
non-profit providers of senior housing and aging services. This
year, we're happy to celebrate our 10th year as a "Best Place to
The Dining Assistant is responsible for assisting with food
preparation, serving and cleanup. Maintains work area in proper
order and follows established policies and procedures of the
facility while demonstrating high levels of service. Complies with
all federal and state regulations.
Essential job responsibilities include:
Provides exemplary service to our residents, families and
guests, ensuring all feel welcome and are given responsive,
friendly and courteous service. Serves meals to residents per diet
order and portion size. All food will be served at the proper
temperature. Maintains a clean, sanitary, safe and efficiently
organized work area. Products will be labeled, dated and rotated
ensuring an adequate, fresh inventory of food and supplies.
Operates all equipment, specific to duties, in a safe manner.
Completes opening and closing duties as assigned. Accomplishes
routine, daily and weekly cleaning responsibilities. Notifies
supervisor if any changes in residents' personal health is
observed. Responds to resident requests and special requests,
concerns or complaints and promptly notifies supervisor. Partners
effectively with others in a demanding and changing environment,
supports all employees within the community as directed by the
leadership team. Assists with special functions as directed.
Demonstrates respect for facility property and supplies.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
- 16 years of age
- Current valid driver's license and proof of vehicle insurance
- Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and
- Ability to follow all safety rules, regulations, policies and
procedures of the facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable
Adult and Abuse Policy, HIPAA, Resident's Bill of Rights, Universal
Precaution, AWAIR, OSHA, Right to know, SDS, ADA, HUD Policy and
Procedures, Fair Housing laws and regulations
- High school diploma or GED
- Commercial kitchen experience
- Knowledge of kitchen equipment
- Previous senior care experience
- Serv Safe or other food safety and sanitation
Equal Opportunity Employer
Ecumen is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, familial status, disability, or status as a
protected veteran. We participate in E-Verify.