Job Description

Lead, Culinary Service

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), part of City of Hope, takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Hours: Full time - Weekdays scheduled between 6.00am-6.30pm with rotational weekends (Sat/Sun 6am - 6pm)

The Lead, Culinary Services Rep is a guiding member of the Culinary Services department who partners with department leadership to support and work alongside Culinary Stakeholders, maintaining comprehensive knowledge of the Culinary Services function to ensure a safe experience for inpatient/ outpatient patients, visitors, and employees within the hospital.

The Lead follows all established department and hospital policies and procedures and performs duties such as resolving day to day operational barriers, maintaining cash, credit and house daily account reconciliations, weekly cashier auditing and documentation,  assisting leadership with staff scheduling,  ensuring cleanliness of service and dining rooms and proper sanitation and temperature validation procedures are complete, conducting pre-service meetings before meal periods, and reviewing menu and portion sizes.

Minimum Job Qualifications

Education:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Food and Beverage/Hospitality/High-volume hospital cafeteria setting, preferred

  • Previous catering experience a plus

License/ Certification/ Permit: 

  • Currently dated Food Handler’s Permit from County/State Health Department in which you reside if required by the state (Required in AZ & IL). ServeSafe Preferred

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Strong customer services skills

  • Ability to work well on a team

  • Basic computer knowledge including Microsoft Office Products

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational and time management skills

  • Ability to be flexible, adapting to changing conditions in a fast-paced environment

Pay Range

$16.50 - $23.45

Placement within the identified pay range is based on individual and market factors including, but not limited to, experience, education, credentials (including licenses and certifications), geographic location, market competition, skill set (including market availability of required skills), assigned/anticipated job tasks, and level of responsibility.  These factors are considered without regard to an individual’s status as a member of any protect group pursuant to federal, state, and/or local law.

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

Application Instructions

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