SAN JOAQUIN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Nutrition Assistant in Bakersfield, California

Summary of Job DutiesOversees patient meal tray distribution, obtaining patient food preferences, and providing quality customer service as a Nutritional Services and hospital liaison. Assists patients with menu selection. Communicates identified patient, equipment, environmental needs and concerns to appropriate department. Qualifications and RequirementsAbility to communicate effectively in English (verbally and written)Ability to handle stressful situations and respond in a professional mannerAbility to organize and prioritize workload, as well as multi-task in order to meet timelinesAbility to work independently and perform effectively in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environmentBasic mathematical skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)Basic office equipment and software application proficiencyBilingual Spanish-fluency preferredHigh School Diploma or equivalent certificationPrevious food service experience and basic knowledge of therapeutic diets desirableWorks well with others in a team-oriented environment, including support of other co-workersand#39; job duties in a manner that further advances the goals and objectives of the entire organization