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Compass Group, North America Assistant Director Operations - Boston,MA in BOSTON, Massachusetts

Posted Date: Jun 3, 2021

Morrison Healthcare is a leading national food and nutrition services company exclusively dedicated to serving more than 600 hospitals and healthcare systems. Morrison's hospital kitchens, restaurants, and cafés feature socially responsible practices and exceptional guest experiences. The company's comprehensive Mindful Choices® wellness and sustainability platform includes the latest in healthful eating and an understanding of behavioral change in food consumption. Morrison's alignment with Partnership for a Healthier America's (PHA) Hospital Healthy Food Initiative positively impacts up to 41 million patients and 500 million hospital meals annually. Morrison has been named one of Modern Healthcare's "Top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare" for the past five years, and Training Magazine's Top 125 organizations for the past six consecutive years. The company is a division of Compass Group and has more than 1,200 registered dietitians, 300 executive chefs, and 17,000 professional food service team members.

Job Summary

Assist with directing the operation of the Food & Nutrition Department. Performs a variety of duties including the planning and supervision of special functions, maintaining cash control, payroll records, hiring and training of personnel. Ensures customer satisfaction and good public relations are achieved through the safe and efficient uses of resources. Evaluates the production, safe handling and quality of all food prepared and distributed to ensure that it is consistent with MHFS policy and procedures for quality food service. Complies with federal, state and local health and sanitation regulations and department sanitation procedures as evidenced through local health department and third-party audits. Maintains a clean, sanitary working environment. Follows facility and department Infection Control policies and procedures.

Adheres to facility confidentiality, HIPAA and patient rights policies.

Ensures that the team is fostering positive communications with the nursing staff and patients.

Collaborates with the Client liaison, SR Director FNS and RDO to identify and develop new business initiatives within the account.

Assist in Developing the annual department budget, including all related costs and expenses, to ensure proper financial performance and efficient use of resources, including labor, food and all related expenses.

Oversees kitchen operation while maintaining a safe and sanitary work environment for the staff. Ability to cook and train staff to prepare meals in accordance with corporate programs and guidelines and to follow standardized recipes, portioning and presentation standards. Completes and utilizes daily production worksheets and waste log sheets. Tastes completed meals to ensure quality. Makes all decisions regarding utilization of leftover food products staying within Morrison guidelines for such products. Maintains inventory of food and non-food supplies to stay within established guidelines while assuring that necessary product is available when needed.

Establishes and maintains cleaning and maintenance schedules for equipment, storage and work areas. Ensures that kitchen staff follows and completes schedules as assigned.

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages Ability to operate a standard computer, including proficient use of MS applications such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Performs other tasks that may be assigned and report to any location as assigned.

Culinary degree or certificate equivalent in culinary & the 5 years of experience in health care / food service management.

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)

Associates at Morrison Healthcare are offered many fantastic benefits.

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Life Insurance/ AD

  • Disability Insurance

  • Retirement Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)

  • Associate Shopping Program

  • Health and Wellness Programs

  • Discount Marketplace

  • Identity Theft Protection

  • Pet Insurance

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

Req ID: 546782

Morrison Healthcare