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Oregon Health & Science University Room Service Associate in Portland, Oregon

OHSU Patient Food Service Department is seeking a dedicated and reliable Room Service Associate to join our team! This position serves meals, snacks, supplements to all inpatient units using the room service style of ordering and delivering meals.

The Room Service Associate is part of the multi-disciplinary team providing food and nutritional care to OHSU patients. They assist the patients, patient’s families and friends, nursing staff, and other OHSU personnel to assure the safe and timely delivery of the meal service in a confidential and comfortable environment.

High school/GED

1 year of food service experience which included direct customer service experience and demonstrated customer service skills

Ability to read, write, and speak fluently in English

Ability to learn new computer applications and programs quickly and accurately

Ability to keep abreast of new equipment and advances in technology

Must have detailed and accurate math skills to convert weights and measures for patient food intakes without a calculator

Must have critical thinking skills to appropriately diagnose and respond to service recovery opportunities

Food Handler Card

Work environment: Continuous moving about work area; lifting; lifting/pushing overhead; lifting and carrying items up to 25 pounds; continuous walking and standing, frequent bending forward, stooping, reaching overhead, and pushing/pulling carts; clear and audible speaking voice and correctable vision to size 12 type; ability to hear normal speech level.

Hospital patient food service experience

ServSafe certification

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or

Recruitment ID: 2020-4396

External Company URL: dturner

Street: Marquam Hill

Job Type: AFSCME union represented

Posting Department: Patient Food Services

Posting Pay: $16.43-$21.90 per hour

Posting FTE: 0.80

Posting Schedule: Friday-Tuesday

Posting Hours: 1430 to 2200 Hours

HR Mission: Healthcare

Drug Testable: Yes