Dining Room Server / Wait staff in Redding, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 2/2/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Meadow Ridge, is the premier life care retirement community in Fairfield County, and now a member of the Benchmark Senior Living family.  We are seeking individuals who are aligned with our core belief that human connection has the power to transform lives.

In this unique and enriching environment, we offer Independent and Assisted Living apartment homes, as well as a skilled Health Center where we provide our residents with quality care and services. The Associates with whom you work, the wonderful residents for whom you provide service and the beautiful environment that surrounds you make Meadow Ridge the ideal work environment.

The Server serves food and beverages to residents in accordance with established Benchmark policies and procedures. S/he performs duties under the direction of the Dining Services Director, to assure that quality food service is provided to meet the needs of the residents.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Takes food and beverage orders from residents and serves meals on a timely basis that are both presentable and appetizing in appearance
• Sets up and delivers meal trays and food carts to the dining room as instructed
• Handles requests from residents who require assistance with meal selection or have specific needs
• Sets up dining room for the next scheduled meal
• Assists in inventorying supplies
• Develops and practices the “30-second commercial' and uses it to greet visitors

SAFETY AND SANITATION

• Follows safety regulations and precautions at all times
• Follows established Infection Control procedures when performing daily tasks
• Ensures that all food service areas are maintained in a clean and safe manner by assuring that necessary equipment and supplies are properly maintained
• Reports all hazardous conditions and equipment to your supervisor
• Reports all accidents to the Dining Services Director or the Executive Director
• Disposes of food and waste in accordance with established policies.

Job Requirements

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Must be able to follow written and oral instructions
• Must have knowledge of dietary procedures, was well as related Health Department regulations and guidelines pertaining to food service operations
• Must be able to serve food and beverages for residents in a prompt and efficient manner

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE- CERTIFICATION

  • No experience required. 
  • Students welcome.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

• Lift up to 50lbs
• This is primarily a standing position where an employee may be required to stand in one place for extended periods of time. They also will be exposed to extreme heat and cold temperatures

BENEFITS

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!