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Food and Nutrition Associate - COVID-19

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Hartford HealthCare Corp.


Hartford, CT

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Job Schedule: Per Diem
Standard Hours: 1
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: Various shifts in order to help with hospital surge staffing

Work where every moment matters.


Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here.  We invite you to become part of Connecticut’s most comprehensive healthcare network.  



Provides routine support services such as preparing patient trays, assisting with food preparation, replenishing supplies, washing dishes and equipment in the cafeteria, kitchen, and/or patient tray service areas. Maintains proper sanitation of food service areas and equipment and adheres to stringent food handling procedures. Reports to Team or Unit Leader.

Performs assigned routine tasks in specific area (e.g. prepares patient trays, assists with food preparation, replenishes supplies, washes dishes or equipment, serves food or delivers patient trays) under close supervision to meet food service demands.

Follows safe working practices such as using gloves, appropriate equipment, and or appropriate shoes in all food service related areas to avoid injury.

Handles food according to procedures in assigned area while strictly adhering to departmental codes, policies, and procedures to avoid contamination.

Conveys a positive image and customer service orientation while taking direction from team leaders and working with team members, patients and visitors to provide a seamless work environment.

Attends and participates in unit/departmental meetings and in services to promote continuous quality improvement for self and department.

Demonstrates competencies, including knowledge and behaviors, to meet age specific patient needs (e.g. Pediatrics, Adolescents, Geriatrics.).


High School education or equivalent preferred.

Basic Math skills.

May require valid Connecticut driver's license and ability to tolerate lifting up to 30 lbs and long term standing.

Entry level.

Ability to speak, read and write English.

Bilingual-Spanish preferred.

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With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth.  Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children.  We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.  Every moment matters.  And this is your moment.

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