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Dietary Aide

Hiawatha, IA

Job Information:

Hiawatha Care Center is now accepting applications for Dietary Aides
Shifts available:
  • 3:30pm - 8:30pm (Schedule varies)
  • 4:45pm -8:45pm (Schedule Varies)
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:45 am – 3:00 pm
Overview: Dietary Aides are responsible for assisting in the preparing and serving of meals and snacks throughout the facility. Responsible for performing various duties in and around the kitchen, including preparation of various portions of meals, presentations of food and delivery of food. Responsible for sanitary condition of tableware and working area, delivering and collecting food in and around residents’ rooms.

Duties and Responsibilities: Duties are determined by Hiawatha Care Center’s needs and may include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Prepares and serves beverages per recipes.
  • Performs food preparation, covering, storage, and labeling tasks as assigned.
  • Arranges tray and or table settings with proper tableware, condiments, and tray card.
  • Serves meals to residents in accordance with established schedules, dietary procedures and resident rights/quality of life principals.
  • Clears tables and removes dishes, trays, and utensils from the dining room to the dishwashing area.
  • Scrapes, empties soiled dishes, disposes of waste, properly loads dish machine, and operates automated dishwashing solution dispensing systems. Records wash and rinse temperatures as requested. Unloads dish machine and sorts clean dishes. Washes and sanitizes cooking equipment and utensils by hand as necessary.
  • Maintains sanitation and cleanliness of all kitchen equipment, utensils, counters, and preparation and storage areas as directed and according to established schedules, and facility and departmental policies for routine cleaning.
  • Bags and disposes of garbage according to established procedures.
  • Demonstrates fun in creating a positive atmosphere for residents in conjunction with our core values.
  • Follows instructions and complete daily assignments as assigned and is proactive to change.
  • Possesses understanding and compassion for the elderly population.
  •  Performs other duties as assigned.
To Apply, please send resume to or apply in person. 

Application Instructions:

To Apply, please send resume to or apply in person.

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Dietary Aide

Hiawatha Care Center

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Posted 07/25/17

Job ID: 24452283