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Other Opportunities: Diet Tech (part-time, 7.5 hrs/week)

Reference #00109
PostedWednesday, July 10th, 2019 at 3:10pm
ScopePublic Applications Accepted
PositionDiet Tech (part-time, 7.5 hrs/week)
DepartmentNutrition Services
Payas per the collective agreement
Application DeadlineFriday, July 19th, 2019 at 12:00am


Under the direction of the Director, Food Services, the Diet Technician is responsible for:  utilizing Computrition to adjust patient menus and nourishments to meet specific diet requirements; portioning and serving food; pick-up of dirty trays and delivery of floor food supplies; washing dishes and pots; working with cash; keeping assigned areas clean and sanitary.


-    Graduation from a recognized two-year program in Food and Nutrition Management
-    Current or eligible for Membership with the Canadian Society of Nutrition Management

-    Applicants must have recent experience using Computrition, with demonstrated understanding of specialized 
     diets requirements

-    Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office
 -   Knowledge of WHMIS, CQI and food safety
-    Excellent customer service skills
-    Able to work independently and as a member of a team
-    Capable of learning new techniques, policies and  procedures
-    Applicants must be available to work as scheduled


  • Above average manual dexterity and motor co-ordination; able to lift up to 25 Lbs; able to push food carts
  • Ability to work with cleaning agents
  • Walking and standing for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to work in a hot and humid environment
  • Follows safe and healthy work practices and maintains a safe andhealthy work environment through attendance at educationalprograms, use of established reporting mechanisms for injuries, illness and hazards and adherence to health and safety relatedpolicies and procedures
  • Applicants wishing to apply for this opportunity are invited to forward ther resume by July 19, 2019.

Applicants are invited to forward their resume by Friday, July 19th, 2019 using one of the methods below. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Northumberland Hills Hospital.

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