Dietary Aide / Assistant

Company: Stonerise Healthcare ( Learn More )

General Information
High School
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Job Description Dietary Aide / Assistant

At Stonerise Healthcare, our mission goes beyond compassion and improving care. Our mission is to guide and equip our Centers to be the best employer and provider of nursing care and rehabilitation services in each community we serve. We strive to enrich the lives of those with whom we work and serve through our principles, passion, and purpose. Offering long- and short–term care, memory care, assisted and independent living, home health, infusion services, and companion care, Stonerise Healthcare is committed to quality of care—and quality of life—for the patients, residents, families, and staff we serve.

River Oaks is currently hiring Dietary Aides. This positions will assist with food preparation and tray service for residents, set up dining room, perform cleaning duties including dishes, prepare snacks and supplements, prepare drink trays including those for modified consistency, and other duties that promote good meal services and cleanliness/sanitation.


  • Assist cook
  • Set up tray line
  • Set up dining room serving table with glasses, straws, etc.
  • Work tray line, serving main courses/desserts/salads, etc. (per shift worked)
  • Check trays for accuracy of therapeutics, residents’ preferences, and condiments
  • Check and/or monitor temperatures and other required measurements
  • Date food items as required
  • Transport food carts to dining areas
  • Responsible for portioning desserts, special juice, coffee, milk, etc. for meals (per shift)
  • Responsible for preparing and delivering nutrition and special snacks to nutrition pantries
  • Maintain items in reach-in; refill juices, tea, etc. as needed
  • Distribute supplements as ordered on drink/snack trays
  • Job Requirements Dietary Aide / Assistant EDUCATION

    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Ability to read and write
    • Previous food handling experience preferred


    Because our residents require assistance around the clock, the ability to work overtime is a requirement for this position and can include Saturdays and Sundays.


    The physical demands of this position include lifting up to 50 pounds, standing on feet during entire shift, bending, stooping, reaching, pushing and pulling. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to extreme heat. The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme cold. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.