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Mennonite Home Communities Dining Assistant in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Mennonite Home Communities! Our Christ-based mission is to enrich the lives of residents, staff and the community. Competitive salary and generous benefits package!

Part Time Positions: 6:00 am - 11:00 am or 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Includes every other weekend.:

JOB SUMMARY The Dining Assistant is responsible for the function of the household kitchen which involves maintaining quality standards and service to meet the nutritional needs of the residents in accordance with regulations. Responsible for overall cleanliness of kitchens and dining rooms.


A.Customer Service- Demonstrates consistent excellent customer service in an accurate, timely and courteous manner while maintaining confidentiality.

B.Professionalism- Creates and environment of compassion and dignity by performing duties with commitment, team spirit, caring and respect. Presents a neat/clean attire and appearance.

C.Accountability- Takes responsibility for individual actions fulfilling work responsibilities related to quality, safety, productivity and adherence to organizational and departmental policies.

D.Communication- Presents ideas and information in a respectful, timely and concise manner. Able to listen and interpret information accurately.

E.Teamwork- Works toward a common goal or shared purpose by cooperating and partnering with others.

F.Dependability- Reports to work area on time and according to schedule. Can be counted on to complete full shift and work assignments.


A. A high school diploma or GED preferred.

B. One to two years experience preferred in a skilled nursing or retirement facility.

C. Complete Serv Safe training / certification.

D. Encouraged to complete Dining Assist Program.

E. Basic computer skills needed.

F. The Dining Assistant is responsible to report to the Healthcare Dining Coordinator.