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Providence Health & Services Food Service Worker in Tarzana, California


Providence is calling a Food Service Worker (Per Diem/Day Shift) to Providence Cedar Sinai Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.

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We are seeking a Food Services Worker who will be responsible for the following dish washing/cleaning operation tasks such as tray stripping, operating dishwasher, pot and pan washing, cleaning of kitchen equipment, cleaning carts and floors.

In this position you will:


  • Promote patient, physician, customer and employee satisfaction by personal example, treating all contacts with respect.

  • Support and participate in activities that foster customer service.

  • Communicate and follow the organizational chain of command for notification of patient care/service issues, when appropriate.


  • Maintain required applicable licensure, certification and education.

  • Attend and successfully complete general and department orientation, in-service programs and the annual key competencies and mandatory update requirements.

  • Participate actively in department staff meetings.

  • Demonstrate effective verbal and written communications.

  • Communicate effectively in a clear, concise, understandable manner. Applicable for the populations: Pediatric, Adult, and Geriatric.

  • Provide individualized care as required, taking into consideration specific needs of the adult, geriatric, and pediatric patients.

  • Clean the kitchen area and cooking utensils.

  • Carry dishes between kitchen and production lines.

  • Operate dishwasher to ensure all dishes and utensils are clean. Record temperatures on dish washing machine log sheet.

  • Work on tray assembly line in assigned position.

  • Direct and monitors workflow to and from dishwasher to maintain an even flow of used dishes, trays, silverware, etc., through the various cleansing operations and checks for bottlenecks and overloads.

  • Prepare, load, transport, and clean food carts.

  • Collect, process, and dispose of trash, cans, bottles, and similar debris and transports to disposal area.

  • Participate in post-meal clean up tasks.

  • Assist with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.

  • Alert supervisors of problems and needs concerning equipment. Detects and reports defective supplies/equipment or other unusual conditions.

  • Participate in flexing work schedules to ensure effective and efficient use of staff while maintaining quality of work.

  • Attempt to understand the needs of others in relation to the Food and Nutrition Services Department. Uses good judgment when responding to others’ needs and the welfare of the department.

  • Demonstrate willingness & ability to float to areas within their scope of practice as necessary.


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Current LA City Fire Card within 30 days of hire.

Preferred qualifications for this postion indlude:

  • Food service experience a plus

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Tarzana Cedars Sinai Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

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: Day

Job Category: Food Service Attendant

Location: California-Tarzana

Req ID: 314527