Food Service Worker

The Food Service Worker duties and responsibilities are performed at the Central Texas Veterans Health Care in Temple, TX.
The duties of this position are performed on a regular and recurring basis.
The major duties include, but are not limited to:
o Sets up serving stations with necessary food and beverage items, dishes, flatware, and serving utensils.
o Maintain pace of trayline to facilitate service of trays during the meal serving period.
o Interprets and follows printed menus and computerized tray tickets to serve appropriate food items in correct amounts for patients on regular and modified diets.
o Serves patients from a centralized tray assembly line or in a cafeteria or dining room setting.
o Serves standardized portions of all food items and in correct quantities.
o Makes the final check of tray before it is delivered and assists other employees to ensure correct identification of patients for meal service.
o Thermalizes patient trays in correct sequence and at appropriate intervals.
o Checks each tray on every delivery cart to ensure that plates and/or bowls have thermalized properly and takes corrective action, if necessary.
o After meals have been thermalized, the incumbent checks and supplies hot beverages and/or frozen food items required for each tray.
o Checks completeness of soiled trays as they are being picked up to ensure that all serving equipment is returned from patients' rooms.
o Prepare and thermalizes trays for late meal delivery.
o Maintains the supply of frozen coffee concentrate in the coffee dispensing units and place on patients' trays in staging areas.
o Sets up the correct number of frozen desserts to be placed on each delivery cart.
o Provides annual leave relief for other employees and performs the full range of duties for these positions within established guidelines of Nutrition and Food Service.
This is a bargaining unit position.
Work Schedule:
rotating tours - Tours of duty rotate between 6:
00 a.
30 p.
and 11:
00 a.
30 p.
and rotating days off Position Description Title/PD#:
Food Service Worker/04082A

Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.