Food Service Assistant

Food Service Assistant

Wellstar Health System Marietta, GA 30067

Job details

Responsible for performing duties in a variety of areas which may include all or one of the following:

Retail - serving, prepping, cleaning, restocking, cashiering, while also demonstrating great customer service skills.
Tray Line - working on a patient tray assembly line, preparing patient meals within the specifications of the diet order and patient preferences.
Utility ? safely transporting patient meal food carts to and from nursing units, warewashing of dishes, pots and pans; basic housekeeping of walls, floors, windows and equipment.


Core Responsibilites and Essential Functions
  • Ensures the Safety of Customers and Team Members (according to Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and County Health Department Guidelines)
    • Washes hands frequently and appropriately wears gloves.
    • Follows infection prevention practices, including personal hygiene expectations (i.e., fingernail length and finish) and reports potential risks
    • Maintains all the work areas in a clean and organized manner; free of spills and fall hazards.
    • Monitors and records food and/or equipment temperatures; immediately correcting/escalating ?out of range? occurrences.
    • Stores food and/or supplies using proper labeling, dating and rotation methods.
    • Operates equipment according to all safety guidelines and escalates any unsafe conditions (i.e., frayed electrical cords).
  • Ensures Positive Service Outcomes
    • Follows department work schedule (including weekends and holidays) and arrives at the work station prior to task start time.
    • Sets up, maintains and breaks down workstation according to area requirements.
    • Follows written and verbal instructions and station responsibilities with accuracy and attention to detail.
    • Completes area checklists and forms.
    • Operates and cares for equipment according to manufacturer?s and area specific guidelines.
    • Remains flexible to support other team members across the department to achieve desired service outcomes.
  • Engages in Efforts to Create a World Class Work Environment
    • Follows work area?s uniform specifications, i.e., clothing and shoes are neat and clean.
    • Collaborates with team members and Leadership to meet the goals and objectives of the Department and Hospital.
    • Communicates in a respectful manner and in terms that are clear and concise.
    • Respects the cultural traditions of team members and customers.

Required for All Jobs
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Complies with all WellStar Health System policies, standards of work, and code of conduct.


Required Minimum Education
  • High school diploma Required or
  • equivalent experience preferred, but not required. Preferred

Required Minimum Experience

Required Minimum Skills
  • Ability to communicate and understand verbal and written English language and Math.

Required Minimum License(s) and Certification(s)

Additional Licenses and Certifications

We’d like to invite you on a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we’ll help you make the most of all life’s moments – on and off the job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total well-being, including: Your Wellness, Your Pay, Your Future, Your Joy. We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our team members and our team members care for the community. Make a difference in patients’ lives… and your own! Here, it’s more than healthcare – it’s CareerCare! 

Job type
Shift and schedule
Weekends as needed


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