Company: Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Responsibilities One of the nation's largest and most respected
hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built
an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily
growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS
today has an annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was
recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune;
ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural
ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies. Our operating
philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or
acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest
in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to
thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each
community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has
more than 90,000 employees, and through its subsidiaries, operates
more than 400 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities,
and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, and U.S.
Virgin islands, and the United Kingdom. Kempsville Center for
Behavioral Health invites applications for the position of Dietary
Associate (Cook -Part-time (PRN))). Located in Norfolk Virginia,
Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health is a leading community
partner providing acute, residential, and Partial Hospitalization
treatment for children and teens exhibiting behavioral and/or
mental health concerns. The hospital is dedicated to providing high
quality care to children, adolescents and their families. We
provide quality care to children and adolescents in need, using
quality, evidence based practice treatments. Founded in 1986,
Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health is an 82-bed hospital
facility accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), and licensed by
the Commonwealth of Virginia and The Virginia Department of
Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS). Reporting to
the Dietary and Food Services Manager, the Dietary Associate is
responsible for preparing health and appealing food items, as
required for residents, staff, and guests.Additional duties and
- Prepares food items, as posted on weekly menu, for special
functions, or as required to accommodate residents, staff, and
- Observes all Health Department and facility policies and
procedures regarding safe food cooking, handling, storing,
identification of foods, and serving standards, in strict
accordance with the regulation.
- Ensures department sanitation and health standards set forth by
regulations, are exceeded; maintains compliance with Hazard
Analysis Critical Control Point; follows principles of sanitation
in handling food and equipment.
- Prepares and replenishes food on the serving line; stocks all
utensils, disposables, and condiments after each meal; ensures all
meals are prepared and served according to recipe and ensures each
is healthy and appealing.
- Plans production to ensure a minimum of "overages and
shortages", and makes efficient use of leftovers; orders and places
orders using specified par levels; inventories items accurately;
notify designee of shortages or substitutions.
- Fosters effective communication in the milieu consistent with
therapeutic goals; fosters effective communication with staff
members, and champions dialogue in addressing concerns.
- Serves as a role model for patients/residents to observe and
learn socially effective values, attitudes and behaviors and
demonstrates Service Excellence.
- Interprets facility and departmental policies and works
cohesively with department in the attainment of organizational
objectives.Schedule - Must be flexible, with availability between
the hours of 5:00AM - 7:00PMQualificationsRequirements
- Demonstrated knowledge of basic food science (ingredients,
measurement, food preparation, and food serving standards.
- Demonstrated ability to read, write, and follow
- Demonstrated ability to disassemble, assemble, and operate and
clean food service equipment.
- Must possess valid Food Handlers Card.
- High school education or equivalent preferred; or combination
of knowledge, skills, experience, and abilities.
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both verbally
and in writing.
- Skill in the use of computer systems and software applications,
including Microsoft Office Suite (Word and Excel) preferred.
- Must be able to handle multiple competing task, with minimum
supervision, and take initiative on matters of revolving
urgency.BENEFITS:UHS Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health offers
a comprehensive benefits package including:
- Competitive salary - and more important, the unfettered
opportunity for career advancement!!!
- Excellent benefits program - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life
Insurance, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Accounts,
Short & Long Term disability,
- UHS Retirement Savings Plan
- Stock Purchase Plan
- Generous paid time off (PTO) plan
- The opportunity to work with an exceptional team!!UHS is a
registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management
company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health
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