DIET CLERK in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

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.
 
Join a winning team supporting the Clinical Nutrition department as a Diet Clerk. Working together, you’ll bring your expertise, compassion and excellence to all we do. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast paced environment and enjoys providing world class customer service.
 
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 Part Time, Varied position at our Scripps Memorial La Jolla campus.

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.
Required Education/Course(s)/Training:
  • 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, the 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.