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Providence Health & Services Assistant Food Services in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling an Assistant Food Services - Irvington Assisted Living Facility (1.0 FTE, Evenings) to Providence Elderplace Oregon in Portland, OR.

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We are seeking an Assistant Food Services - Irvington Assisted Living Facility who will provide attractive and nutritious meals to participants and guests by timely and accurate assembly of food service area.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Prepares beverages, garnishes and accompaniments for resident meals and assists cooks as instructed.

  • Places utensils, food, and beverages on patient trays as dictated by menu and diet.

  • Loads and delivers carts to specified nursing units.

  • Retrieves tray carts from nursing units.

  • Loads dishes into machine to be washed and unloads clean dishes and equipment into specified dispensers and stores in proper storage locations.

  • Uses safe food handling techniques in preparation, serving, and delivery of foods.

  • Empties and washes tray carts.

  • Cleans and sanitizes work area equipment.


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Current Multnomah County Food Handlers Certificate.

  • In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) criminal background check may be required for this position based upon the location of the position. Fingerprinting may be required also.

Preferred qualification for this position includes:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit


Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Evening

Job Category: Food Service Attendant

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 298174