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Truman Medical Centers Porter - Health Science District - Food Service (Varied Day Shifts) in Kansas City, Missouri

Porter - Health Science District - Food Service (Varied Day Shifts)

Tracking Code

17636-124

Job Description

If you want to work where the action is, Truman Medical Centers/University Health (TMC/UH) is the place for you. Known as “Kansas City’s Essential Hospital,” TMC/UH is the safety net healthcare system for Jackson County/Kansas City. We are an academic medical center, serving as the primary teaching institution for the UMKC Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Pharmacy. A 547-bed, not-for-profit health system, TMC/UH delivers the highest-quality medical care for our patients, with compassion, empathy, and unparalleled dedication to service. During the 2020 pandemic, we also stepped forward as a regional leader in COVID care and testing. TMC/UH is comprised of three campuses:

TMC/UH Heath Sciences Districtis located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The Health Sciences District represents a robust academic community, leading the forefront of biomedical research and cutting edge technology. Partnered with UMKC and Children’s Mercy Hospital, Truman Medical Centers serves as the cornerstone in educating the next generation of healthcare practitioners. As a Level 1 Trauma Center, we’re a leader in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, with world-class expertise in chronic disease management and women’s services, including high-risk maternity care. The Health Sciences District is also home to the University Health building , TMC’s beautiful specialty outpatient clinics and day-surgery center. We will soon open University Health 2, which will house all of our primary care and women’s care clinics.

TMC/UH Lakewoodis located between Kansas City and Lee’s Summit, Missouri, offering residents of Eastern Jackson County access to a modern community hospital with a continuum of outpatient services designed to meet the needs of families. TMC/UH Lakewood specializes in high-risk maternal and child care, and serves as one of the few Kansas City metro area institutions accredited by The Joint Commission in Orthopedics and Palliative Care. It also is home to a 188-bed, fully accredited long-term care center.

TMC/UH Behavioral Healthis the KC metro area’s largest, most comprehensive provider of mental health services. TheHealing Canvas Building, located in Kansas City’s vibrant Crossroads Arts District, is its epicenter, providing a broad list of outpatient services. We also offer psychiatric inpatient care, and we deliver therapeutic services through our community outreach clinics. We are a leader in the Trauma-Informed Care Movement, and provide training, coaching and consulting to outside organizations.

The Porter performs a variety of cleaning tasks, maintaining clean and sanitary condition in all Food Service Area. May include dishwashing; pot washing general sanitation, cleaning an use of kitchen equipment may assist in the service and storage of food. Work is performed under close supervision by a Food Service/Nutrition Service or other designated supervisor.

Required Skills

Minimum Requirements

  • Good interpersonal skills required to meet and service the public.

  • Good communication skills (written and verbal) with the ability to speak and read the English language

  • Maintain a Food Handler’s Card.

  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions in English.

  • Must be able to perform motor skills such as bending, twisting, turning, kneeling, reaching out/up, wrist turning, torquing, grasping, and finger manipulation.

  • Ability to communicate verbally to patients, customers and co-workers.

  • Ability to interact positively and empathetically with patients, customers and co-workers.

Preferred

  • High school diploma or GED

Job Location

KANSAS CITY, Missouri, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Shift Schedule

VARIED SHIFTS

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