Covenant Health

Job Title
Claiborne Medical Center
Department Name



Food Service Worker, Food Services

Part Time, 60 Hours Per Pay Period, Shifts Vary


Must be willing to work weekends and holidays. 

Two Shifts available: 6am-2pm, 11:30am-7:30pm. 


Claiborne Medical Center, a member of Knoxville-based Covenant Health, offers a full range of medical services including emergency care, general and orthopedic surgery, rehabilitation, and diagnostic services. Our radiology services are certified by the American College of Radiology in Computerized Tomography (CT), Mammography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Nuclear Medicine, and Ultrasound. Claiborne also provides skilled and long-term care through Claiborne Health and Rehabilitation Center. Our team of physicians and staff is dedicated to putting our patients first, every day.  For more information, visit


Position Summary:

Performs a variety of routine duties related to the preparation and serving of food; cleans kitchen area and cooking utensils.


Recruiter: Sandra Simmons || || 865-374-5368


  • Performs ware washing duties according to established procedures ensuring quality service is provided.
  • Prepares patient tray line for meal service periods and dispenses food for patient meal service. Prepares Retail Areas for all meal service. Cleans area when tray line is finished.
  • Notifies supervisor when food quantities are low as indicated by service not being disrupted due to depleted food supplies.
  • Prepares production according to menu, production sheets, or count sheets.
  • Prepares items for modified diets as indicated, pre-dishing according to department procedures.
  • Assemble late trays accurately, ensuring proper temperatures, and visual attractiveness.
  • Maintains assigned areas in a clean, neat, and sanitary manner. Completes all cleaning tasks as assigned within specified timeframe and according to established procedures.
  • Operates equipment safely according to established procedures. Reports all damaged and unsafe equipment to the supervisor immediately.
  • Operates the menu system.
  • Addresses customer service concerns promptly and, if necessary, reports/refers customers to management.
  • Maintains department records, logs, and files as required.
  • Follows policies, procedures, and safety standards. Works toward achieving goals and objectives, and participates in quality improvement initiatives as requested.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Minimum Education:

None specified; will accept any combination of formal education and/or prior work experience sufficient to demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skill and ability needed to perform the essential tasks of the job, typically such as would be equivalent to a high school diploma or GED. Preference may be given to individuals possessing a HS diploma or GED.


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