Food Services Receiver

Food Services Worcestrer, Massachusetts


Position at UMass Memorial Medical Center

Everyone Is a Caregiver.

At UMass Memorial Health Care, Everyone is a Caregiver regardless of title. Exceptional patient care, academic excellence and leading-edge research make UMass Memorial the premier health care system of Central and Western Massachusetts, and a place where we can help you build the career you deserve. We are more than 14,000 employees, working together as one health care system. And everyone, in their own unique way, plays an important part, everyday.

Title: Food Service Receiver
Department: Food Service
Grade: SER7
Shift: Mixed
Status: Non-Exempt
Union: Non-Union
Hours: As Needed
Shift Length: 8 hours
Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center – Memorial Campus

Position Summary:

Receives, stores, and issues supplies. Responsible for receiving and maintenance inventories, monitoring conformity to bid specifications and coordinating with management to assure accurate recharge system.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Receives and stores all food, supplies, chemicals and equipment. Issues food supplies to both the kitchen and cafeteria intra departmentally. Prioritizes items to be delivered to the patient floors and intra departmentally so that perishables are delivered in a timely manner.
  • Organizes, cleans and sanitizes all food and supply storage areas including but not limited to dry storage, refrigerators, freezers and equipment storage areas.
  • Monitors items for conformity to bid specifications, purchase orders and requisitions.
  • Recommends action to be taken regarding deficiencies, back orders, inconsistencies, substitutions or defects in delivered goods. Returns credit items in accordance with proper procedures.
  • Stocks all received goods in proper location, maintaining identification, date ; rotation procedure. Follows HAACP guidelines as directed by management.

Position Qualifications:



High school diploma or equivalent.



Two years experience as a Foodservice Worker or 6 months experience as a storeroom helper in a food-related warehouse.

Standards of Respect:

Standards of Respect
We’re striving to make respect a part of everything we do at UMass Memorial – for our patients and for each other. We’re expecting that our new caregivers practice our six Standards of Respect: Acknowledge, Listen, Communicate, Be Responsive, Be a Team Player, and Be Kind, to help us make respect a part of how we take care of business everyday.

Standards of Respect: