Tufts Medical Center Dietary Aide in Boston, Massachusetts

Dietary Aide

Department: Dietary-Patient Care

Schedule: Part-Time Regular

Shift: Various days/shifts

Grade: 2

Hours: 6-2:30, 7-3:30, 11:30-8 including weekends

Job Details:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required

  • Under general supervision, prepares, sets-up and delivers patient trays, carts nourishment and floor stock, ensuring accuracy, attractiveness, timeliness and temperature of each food tray provided for patients. Performs a variety of sanitary tasks and trash removal essential to good sanitation of the kitchen and work environment.ยจ Ability to operate simple mechanical devices such as coffee urn, dish machine, slicer, trash compactor. Ability to use a knife for slicing, cutting, dicing. Physical skills required: standing and walking for 95% of the day, straining and lifting approximately 30lbs., pushing loaded carts (approximately 400lbs.).Ability to communicate with patients and employees from other departments. Must have the ability to read, speak basic English, and follow instructions. On the job training.