UCLA Health Food Service Worker, Per Diem – Westwood in Westwood, California


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Job Duties


This position will complete tasks including delivery and collection of patient menus and meal trays for assigned patients. They help ensure that patients receive appropriate trays and snacks within specified time frames. They will help with setting up service lines, pre-plating foods, preparation of meals, cooking, working the salad bar, hot entree station and beverage station and assisting customers during service times. In addition, they maintain nourishment supplies on the nursing unit pantry.

The position is also responsible for developing and maintaining excellent customer skill levels for both internal and external customers while adhering to all safety and sanitation standards as outlined by JCAHO and HACCP as well as full participation as a team member, focusing consistently on the department’s mission to "Meet or Exceed Our Customer’s Expectations."

Job Qualifications


The right candidate will have the ability to read, write, and comprehend standard English. In addition the individual must possess the ability to work in a standing position for a long period of time; stretch, bend, walk, stoop and reach repetitively. Ability to work in hot, cold, and or wet areas, lift up to 40 Lbs., push loaded carts weighing up to 350 Lbs. Ability to conform to dress code and prescribed safety, sanitation and food handling practices and procedures. Must have safe food handling practices and good personal grooming habits. Ability to adjust to fluctuating work load and adhere to work schedules. Interpersonal skills to interact effectively with co-workers, customers, supervisors and managers.

Summary Information

Posting Category:

Food Svc

Work Location:


UCLA Title: Food Service Worker, Per Diem

Job #: H100496

Work Hours:

To be determined

Job Type: Per Diem


Salary Range:

$18.79 / $3269 – $18.79 / $3269

Layoff Referral Deadline:

Bargaining Unit:


Posted Date:

December 6, 2018

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