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DIET CLERK in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 11/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
Great opportunity for a Diet Clerk to join our Encinitas Team. Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas has served the growing communities of San Diego’s coastal North County since 1978. We are a community hospital with a friendly environment. So bring your passion to be a part of our patient experience. Several of our employees have been recognized for demonstrating exceptional commitment and dedication to their work.
The Diet Clerk provides administrative and clerical support for Food and Nutrition Services. Responsibilities include processing diet orders, assisting patients with menu selections, and distinguishing between food and medication allergies, Maintains current diet orders and menus to ensure compliance to the physician diet order. Checks tray line for patient tray accuracy. Able to function effectively in a call center environment. Serves as a liaison between Nursing and Food and Nutrition Services departments handling patient complaints, food issues and basic questions about meals/diets.
This is a Casual (per-diem), non benefitted position.

Job Requirements

Required Certification/Registration:
  • Food Handler Card; or Food Safety Certificate, or must pass Food Handlers test given by certified manager or designee within 30 days of hire.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • Experience working in customer service position.
  • Food service experience in institutional food service, healthcare.
  • College courses in nutrition
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.