Dietary Aide - Mother of Perpetual Help - Part-Time

St. Louis, MO 63119

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Position Description

Cardinal Ritter Senior Services, one of South County‚Äôs largest independent, assisted living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation community nonprofit senior living communities, seeks compassionate and experienced Dietary Aides to join our growing team.

At Cardinal Ritter Senior Services, our mission is simple: we create communities that promote the dignity of human life and reflect the spirit of Jesus Christ. We proudly provide the best possible physical, social, and spiritual care for our older adult residents...but we need your help.

This Position provides food service support to Cardinal Ritter Senior Services.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepares food for residents, visitors and staff, when applicable.
  • Maintains quality and sanitation standards of food production and portion control.
  • Maintains, cleans and sanitizes food equipment and work surfaces daily.
  • Records food temperatures accurately.
  • Practices good personal hygiene.
  • Maintains work and food storage areas in organized and sanitary manner.
  • Delivers finished foods to serving area according to time schedule.
  • Uses production sheets and spread sheets accurately.
  • Batch cooks food whenever possible.
  • Label, date, store and discard left overs appropriately.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Experience & Education

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Three years experience in cooking within a long term care facility preferred.
  • Able to read, write, and do simple arithmetic.
  • Knowledge of English Language.
  • Must know basic principles of quality and quantity food production.
  • Must have 1-year food service experience.
  • Must be proficient in reading and following standardized recipes.

Pre-Employment Screening

All candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening. The screenings will include criminal background check and other background checks (as needed), drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, and Covid-19 vaccination. Various positions will require physical examination, Tuberculosis screening and Hepatitis A. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.

Cardinal Ritter Senior Services does not discriminate on the basis of handicapped status in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its federally assisted programs and activities.

CRSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.