Director of Food Services
Type of Job
About the job
The Director of Food Services is responsible for nutritious meals served to residents. This is achieved by hiring, scheduling and supervision of kitchen staff, menu planning, purchasing food and supplies, and maintaining kitchen cleanliness. This person works in close cooperation with the Administrator and other department heads. This position requires a knowledge of aging, an ability to communicate with sensitivity and work effectively with people in circumstances that may be complex and stressful. This position requires an understanding of and commitment to the values and principles of assisted living, creativity, and flexibility.
Education and Qualifications
Speak and write the English language in a professional and understandable manner
Perform simple arithmetic and units of measurement conversions used in food preparation
Follow oral and/or written directions
Knowledgeable in the development and use of:
Infection control and universal precaution procedures
Addressing needs of residents with Alzheimer’s and other dementias as related to food service
Life Safety practices
Food inventory and budget
Work as scheduled and consistently demonstrate dependability and punctuality
High school graduate or GED Certificate Preferred
Two years experience in food service
Organize, plan, direct and follow-up in the management of the Dietary Dept.
Supervise Dietary Dept. staff in a manner that supports employee self esteem and team building as well as effective performance
Interact with residents, other staff, visitors, and the community in a courteous and diplomatic manner under even stressful circumstances
Flexible, receptive, and able to adapt to change
Sit, stand, walk, stoop, and work in the assisted living dietary department to perform the functions of the job
Able to lift 25 to 35 pounds
Possess current Food Handler’s card
Possess current CPR (including abdominal thrust) and First Aid certification for health care providers (new hires will have thirty (30) days to obtain certification)
Shoes for Crews Deduction from Paycheck
Time off with pay accrual
Bonuses – Thanksgiving/Christmas
Holiday Pay/Shift Differential/Call in Differential
Medical/ Dental/ Vision Insurance
Life Insurance- 50,000 Accidental Disability and Dismemberment Policy
Willamette Manor is a stand-alone nonprofit assisted living facility in Lebanon, Oregon, that has been serving area residents for over 90 years.
Our mission is to provide quality services with Christian values to seniors and disabled persons in our community.
At Willamette Manor we take living personally. That's why we offer a variety of living arrangements in our 42 apartment facility. We provide meals, housekeeping, nursing services, transportation, activities and caregiving assistance.
Our exemplary State Survey history and reputation is a result of our commitment to providing the best services possible.
Willamette Manor is an affordable assisted lifestyle community located in the heart of the Willamette Valley. Our one-story building is located in Lebanon Oregon, east of Inter-State 5 between Albany and Sweet Home.
176 W C St, Lebanon, OR 97355, USA