Fort Smith Food Service Technician Opportunities

at MHM Support Services dba Mercy Healthcare System in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals - careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to Work."

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This position is located at Mercy Hospital Fort Smith

7301 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, Arkansas 72903

Full Time position available!


Provides assistance in all dietary functions, such as basic food preparation, set-up and clean-up of meals, in accordance with established policies and procedures.

Under the direct supervision of the Nutrition Services Supervisor, the Food Service Tech I will be trained in at least one functional position/station. Position/stations include but not limited to the following, Trayline, Expeditor/ Checker, Meal Tray Runner, Dishwashing, Floor Stock/Inventory, Cashier/Retail and Grill/Sandwich station. These positions/stations include a variety of tasks such as: assembling patient trays according to prescribed diet, following correct food handling and safety procedures, assisting in dish room and ware washing duties, preparation and delivery of between meal feedings, preparation of floor stock and strategic supply items, answering phones, utilizing department specific programs for patient meal service and/or retail service, functioning as a Nutrition Services department representative in patient care areas, educating patients on meal processes, delivering meals, direct patient and/or customer interaction, and any other duties as assigned. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards.

Experience: Experience in food services preferred.
Preferred Education: High school diploma or equivalent.
Certifications: Food Handlers or Serv Safe certification preferred.
Other: Must be able to read and understand basic instructions. Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
Interest in learning new skills and growth of your role in the department. Individual must be able to use a computer for annual mandatory tests. The physical demands described here are the representative of the minimums that must be met by an employee to perform all essential functions of the job. Most physical demands are below, plus: Minimal: kneeling or crouching, lift floor to desk height and carrying of < 37 lbs, Push/pull < 12 lbs force, pinch grip Occasional: balancing, gripping < 40 lbs Continuous: hand coordination.
We Offer Great Benefits:

Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 32 hours or more per pay period!
Mercy Offers Competitive Benefits
Shift Differential Incentive Pay
Tuition assistance for furthering your education
A place to grow and develop your career

We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.

At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.

What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.



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Job Posting: 3846032

Posted On: Jun 09, 2023

Updated On: Jul 06, 2023

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