Supervisor Nutrition Services

Management Escondido, California

Requisition ID
Nutritional Services
Escondido, California
Not Applicable
Job Type
Hours Per Shift
Hours Per Pay Period
Position at Palomar Health

Supervise the NCAs to ensure that patients are served the appropriate diet/nutrition in a timely manner. Responsible for the data entry and accuracy of the menu software for the patient menus, recipes and spread sheets. Conducts and monitors all performance improvement projects associated with room service including, but not limited to, patient service recovery. Oversees staff training, development, coaching, education, and discipline. Responsible for sanitation standards and requirements. Ensures ongoing regulatory readiness of the staff and service. Ensures food service areas are maintained, clean, orderly, and consistent. Supervisor assigned area quality, timeliness, staffing issues, facilitate in-services/meetings, round with patients, audit, update the room service and system as required and special projects assigned by manager. Ability to learn new software programs. Able to add/delete ingredients and update room service menus. Data entry related to current menu, proposed changes, coordinate special menus & holiday features. Speak and read English at a level that is sufficient to satisfactorily perform the essential functions of the position. Knowledge of standard office equipment (i.e., calculator, fax, photocopier) and personal computer and computer software skills (i.e., MS Windows, Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, internet, e-mail). Windows computer skills including proficient use of keyboarding, use of mouse or keys for functions such as selecting items, use of drop down menus, scroll bars, opening folders, copying and similar operations required upon employment or within the 1st two weeks of employment to perform the essential functions of the job. Performs other duties as assigned. Follows Palomar Health rules, policies, procedures, applicable laws and standards. Carries out the mission, vision, and quality commitment of Palomar Health.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education: High School Diploma and/or combination of education and experience
Preferred Education: Associate's Degree in nutrition, food service management
Dietary certificate or equivalent
Minimum Experience: 3 years food service management
Preferred Experience: 2 - 3 years healthcare food service management
1 year healthcare food service management at Palomar Health
Required Certification: Certified Food Safety Manager within 30 days of hire
Preferred Certification: Not Applicable
Required License: Valid Driver's License
Preferred License: Not Applicable


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