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Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation

Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation

(2 )Dietary/Food Service Supervisor Positions

West Orange and Saddle Brook, NJ

For more than half a century, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation has defined medical rehabilitation and is a recognized leader for brain, stroke, spinal cord injuries, neurologic diseases, amputation, cancer rehabilitation, cardiac recovery and complex orthopedic conditions. Kessler has been named to “America’s Best Hospitals” list by US News & World Report and is consistently recognized as the top rehabilitation hospital in the East.

A Dietary/Food Service Supervisor is responsible for the daily supervision of the Food and Nutrition Department staff.  Assists the Director with the overall operations of the Food and Nutrition Department.  Implements established departmental and organizational policies and procedures.  Follows standard practices and complies with regulatory requirements.

Plans, organizes, directs and supervises food service activities and the delivery of food to the patients. Works with staff to maintain effective workflow.  Evaluates operational performance of the department and recommends change to increase quality of service, productivity and cost effectiveness.

Trains, orients, instructs, assigns and supervises food service staff. Evaluates performance and recommends personnel actions such as merit increases, promotions and disciplinary actions.  Participates in the development of in-service and training program for staff.

WORKING SHIFT: Saddle Brook – 11am-7pm weekdays and every other weekend. 

West Orange – 11am-7pm alternate with 6:30am-2:30pm and every other weekend.

Total of 37.5 work week.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Completion of a state-approved course in Food Service Management
  • Completion of a state-approved course in Sanitation preferred.
  • One or more years’ experience supervising food service personnel preferred.

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Please submit your resume to:

Karen Dresher, Professional Recruiter

E-Mail; kdresher@kessler-rehab.com

Phone (973) 243-6855

www.kessler-rehab.com

                                                    

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Hunterdon Healthcare is Looking for Experienced Cooks

Hunterdon Healthcare is looking for experienced cooks

Apply on line at http://www.hunterdonhealthcare.org/careers/employment/

Department: Nutritional Services
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Days/Evenings
Hours: 40 hrs/week; Hours 5:30-2pm/10:30-7pm; alternating weekend
Job Details: – High school diploma or equivalent is required

The Cook performs independently in a variety of assignments relating to the preparation of meals to patients and patrons of the Medical Center. Follows appropriate sanitation regulations concerning food handling, preparation, storage and ware washing. The employee is expected to be involved in the planning and facilitation of change in an effort to continually improve the services of the Nutrition Department.

 

  • Prepares meals for patients and patrons in a timely, accurate and organized way.
  • Practices proper sanitation and inventory control by using the FIFO method, labeling and dating products, disposing of outdated products, washing hands and wearing gloves and communicates low stock items to management.
  • Participates in ordering and receiving orders from vendors.
  • Follows appropriate portion control to assure cost containment and dietary compliance.
  • Operates essential equipment to their job duties and restocks stations.
  • Participates in sanitation of department to include but not limited to: cleaning service ware and pots, sweeping and mopping, breaking down cardboard, disposing of trash and cleaning/sanitizing carts and surfaces using appropriate chemicals.
  • Participates in the preparation and plating of salads, sandwiches, while following recipes and portion standards. Is responsible for processing catering orders and maintaining product for either the hot or cold service station.

Minimum Education:

Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent

Preferred: Culinary Training, Associates degree in Foodservice or Bachelors in Foodservice or Nutrition

Minimum Years of Experience:

Required: 2 years of customer service or food service experience

 

Hunterdon Healthcare is looking for experienced cooks

Apply on line at http://www.hunterdonhealthcare.org/careers/employment/

Assistant Director of Food & Nutrition Services

St. Francis Medical Center in Trenton NJ currently has a position available for an Assistant Director of Food & Nutrition Services.

This is a full time position with benefits.
Major responsibilities include:

  • Full responsibility for the overall success and budget attainment for the Department of Food and Nutrition Services at St. Francis Medical Center.
  • Responsible for a budget of 2M+ dollars
  • 125+ bed acute care hospital
  • Retail operations providing approximately 40,000 covers per month
  • Catering (in-house and off premise)
  • Meals on wheels program
  • Participates in all identified committees to include Joint Committee readiness
  • Responsibility and oversight of all departmental Quality Improvement Initiatives
  • Is a current member or involvement with at least one professional organization in related field (ADA, ASHFSA, HFM, DMA, ACTF)
  • Current with Serv-Safe Certification
  • Provides job specific orientation and ongoing training to all Food & Nutrition Services staff, current and new
  • Addresses identified issues, mentors associates, initiates changes to procedures/policies when necessary and promotes/documents staff accountability as appropriate.
  • Ensure that all aspects of departmental operations including but not limited to patient services, production, catering and retail operations function in a manner that enhances patient and customer satisfaction as well as providing optimal efficiency and regulatory compliance.
  • Attends at least one seminar per year to keep current on trends and regulations in Healthcare foodservices.
  • Position is part of a larger management structure and reports directly to the Corporate Director of Food & Nutrition Services for Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center. Management team includes: Executive Chef, 2 Dietitians, 4 Supervisors and 27 Fte’s.

Interested candidates please apply online to www.stfrancismedical.org/careers

St. Francis Medical Center in Trenton, NJ currently has a position available for an Executive Chef.

This is a full time position with benefits.
Major responsibilities include:

  • Provide daily leadership /direction to all Production, Trayline, Catering & Utility associates
  • Interviewing of new candidates
  • Training of associates
  • New associates
  • Yearly in-services
  • Coaching, counseling and disciplining
  • Yearly evaluations of associates who report to Executive Chef
  • Position is part of a larger management structure and reports to the Assistant Director of Food & Nutrition Services with matrixed reporting to the Corporate Executive Chef for Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center
  • Current SERV-SAFE certification
  • Understands the budgeting process and can function within the budget to attain specified daily, monthly, yearly goals
  • Purchasing and control of all expenses (food, paper, chemicals, etc.),
  • All production needs including daily forecasting, instruction and meeting with production team to ensure daily house needs are met.
  • Responsible to attain waste reduction goals through department identified waste and purchasing programs
  • Responsible for the production of patient, café, catering, meals on wheels and childcare programs daily, on time, and within budget.
  • Responsible to ensure all associates are SERV-SAFE certified including maintaining records for associates
    Interested candidates please apply online to www.stfrancismedical.org/careers

Marketing Manager – MedVantage

If you want to apply for this job, please send your resume to info@medvantage.org

Marketing Manager

Well established medical products distribution company is seeking a Marketing Manager to join a growing sales and technical support team and be responsible for the marketing expansion of a new software driven labeling solution into the Healthcare market.

MedVantage is a 20+ year business selling labeling systems into Healthcare.  The successful launch, and subsequent business growth, of an innovative labeling solution to Healthcare Foodservice and its software adaption to another medical department warrants a new position within the company to expand the product to other medical departments through our Inside Sales group.  A successful candidate will be self-motivated, self-managing, well-organized, personable, team oriented and result driven.

Primary Responsibility:

  • Identify new applications within Healthcare departments.
  • Develop business value, sales, and support requirements.
  • Work with Director Product Management to develop software applications/product market needs.
  • All outbound activities generating product awareness to include mail campaigns, trade show activity, literature, and sales support for successful launch.
  • Will eventually assume additional marketing responsibilities of other existing products.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of successful product marketing experience.
  • Comfortable with contacting customers and making field visits.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience in developing effective “Marketing Message” for custom focused products.

Plus Skills:

  • Knowledge of direct thermal/thermal transfer printers.
  • Experience in marketing/selling products to the Healthcare industry.

Compensation:

  • $65,000 to $75,000 Base plus 30% Bonus Plan to start.
  • Opportunity for compensation advancement to proven individual.

Reports to President of company, works closely with Director Product Management, Sales Manager, Technical Support Manager, and Administrative Manager.

Visit website at www.medvantage.org for additional information.

If you want to apply for this job, please send your resume to info@medvantage.org