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Requisition #

50953BR

Physical Location

Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

Posted Date

08-Jan-2019

Dept. Name

Wedum Residential Hospice

Hours Per Week

8

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health Home Care Services provides skilled medical care for patients and families needing rehabilitation, advanced-illness or end-of-life care. With headquarters located in St. Paul, Minn., services are provided in 30 Minnesota counties, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 50953

  • Expertise in meeting patients nutritional needs and desires.
  • Skill in menu development
  • Maintain adequate food stock to meet the menu requirement and patient requests
  • Preparation of an maintenance adequate availability of menu items to be available for consumption at times when the cook is not available
  • Able to communicate effectively with patient and families to understand individual needs and desires
  • Over-all functioning of the kitchen area
  • Maintain workability of kitchen equipment
  • Miscellaneous household activities that are required for the running of the residence
  • Grocery shopping
  • Assisting in the completion of necessary laundry
  • Assisting in the completion of other household cleaning tasks

Education

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Food Culinary training beneficial, but not required

Qualification/Skills

  • Ability to read and write with basic computer skills, lifting up to 50 lbs on a regular basis and up to 75 lbs with assistance.
  • Push and pull 45 lbs carry 25 lbs
  • Able to stand/walk for extending periods
  • Needs to be organized, accuracy in work, detail oriented, demonstrate friendly customer service, and good communication skills
  • Requires stooping, twisting, walking and bending
  • Requires the use of hands in mixing and preparing items
  • Ability to develop meal plans to meet the desires and the nutritional needs of patients
  • Ability to grocery shop for items needed

Work Schedule

  • Working every other weekend Sat and Sun 9am-5:30ppm
  • Opportunity exists to pick up additional shifts that are open on the schedule for all 3 shifts.
  • Non-Contract

Location/Community Information

Brooklyn Park, located on the west bank of the Mississippi River, in the northwest section of Hennepin County, is the fourth-largest city in the Metropolitan area, sixth-largest in the state, and is easily accessible (about 10 miles northwest of downtown Minneapolis). Brooklyn Park offers a variety of community events and activities year-round. No matter the season, you'll get a chance to relax and enjoy yourself here. Golf one of the country's top courses, or relax at one of the many parks. Whatever your pleasure, Brooklyn Park can accommodate you.

Brooklyn Park:

  • Located 12 miles North of the Twin Cities
  • Population = 73,000
  • Service Area = 54,100

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

50953BR
Nutrition / Food Services