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Providence Food Services Worker *On Call Variable* in Burbank, California


Providence is calling a Food Service Worker (Per-diem/Variable-Shift) to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA

We are seeking a Food Services Worker who will perform a variety of routine duties surrounding the preparation and service of food and related sanitation duties according to established policies and regulatory requirements. Areas of service include: Patient Services, Cafeteria, Doctor's Dining Room, and Catering. Exemplifies the Medical Center's core values in every customer contact.

In this position you will:

  • Adhere to Medical Center and departmental policies and procedures regarding job-specific duties, safety, accident prevention, sanitation, infection control, and improving organization performance program

  • Obtain necessary food supplies and equipment in preparation for meal service, ensures proper temperatures, prepares food, and adheres to established timelines for service. Ensure a smooth meal service

  • Perform job with minimal errors, as identified per specific job routine

  • Greet all customers appropriately, with a smile, and responds to customer complaints with tact and discretion. Refer customers to Supervisor when appropriate

  • Clean and sanitize equipment and work unit according to departmental procedures and schedules. Assignments may include, but are not limited to: ovens, stoves, fryers, hoods, steam kettles, mixers, buffalo chopper, walls, vents, ceilings, refrigerators, freezers, grease traps, carts, tables, counters, dish machine, floors, pots, pans, and catering equipment

  • Operate equipment and uses cleaning agents in accordance to manufacturers' directions and/or departmental guidelines

  • Work in team fashion with other staff members

  • Complete appropriate log sheets (i.e., dish machine log) and notify Supervisor when something is not in compliance

  • Remove trash and garbage to disposal area; cleans trash containers.Operates trash compactor and garbage disposal

  • Deliver food carts to floors and collects soiled trays

  • Report safety hazards to Supervisor immediately and works safely to avoid accidents

  • Assist in training new employees

  • Attend departmental meetings and inservice programs, as scheduled

  • May be required to drive company vehicle to deliver meals to patients (PHC employees only.)


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement

  • CA Driver License (required for certain employees that drive company vehicles at PHC)

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 392-bed acute care facility founded over 75 years ago by the Sisters of Providence. Known for our state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, we provide the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities.

We provide many specialized services and treatment capabilities. Our Heart and Vascular center delivers care with one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers for heart attack victims. The Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, which supports our Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, continues to grow inpatient and outpatient programs addressing stroke, Parkinson’s, and brain tumors. Maternal Child Health Services, including a level 3 NICU, support whole family care with 24/7 on site labor support and community education. The Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology providers, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building. Our exceptional orthopedic program has recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. Our Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery. In the fall of 2022 we will open our brand new, state-of-the-art Emergency Department which will triple our capacity to care for the community in their time of greatest need.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Food Service Attendant

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 349947