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Kettering Medical Center Culinary Associate II Team Lead - Troy Hospital - Culinary/Nutrition - PT, 40 Hrs Biweekly - 1st Shift in Troy, Ohio

Kettering Health is a not-for-profit network of nine hospitals, Kettering College, and over 160 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. Patients have access to high quality maternity care, state-of-the-art cancer fighting technology, Ohio’s leading heart hospital, as well as revolutionary brain and spine surgery. With nearly 14,000 employees and 2,100 physicians, Kettering Health is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for every stage of life.

Kettering Health recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of Kettering Medical Center.

As a faith-based organization we are dedicated to treating all patients with love and respect regardless of religious preference. Multi-denominational Spiritual Services are offered at the network every day.

The Culinary Associate II Team Lead role includes, but is not limited to:

  • Coordination of the Culinary/Nutrition Care operational team while providing outstanding customer service and maintaining respectful relationships

  • Ensuring critical point maintenance (timeliness, quality, service and safety)

  • Redirecting and training team members as needed to meet operational needs

  • Optimizing work environment by assisting with the development of action plans which address staffing/performance issues

  • Assisting with staffing/scheduling coverage

  • Serving patients, family members, employees and physicians appetizing, fresh meals with efficiency and in a caring a courteous manner

  • Preparing wholesome, high quality meals

  • Receiving and managing stock/inventory in the kitchen, nursing units and other hospital departments

  • Ensuring the safe handling and care of workspace and food

  • Cleaning and sanitizing cooking pans, utensils, dishes and equipment

  • Sweeping and mopping floors

Applicants must have:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • At least 3 years’ experience working with/in a customer service driven team

  • Ability to develop relationships and give direction through verbal and/or written communication

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time

  • Ability to push and pull wheeled carts

  • Ability to read and write English and follow oral and written directions

  • Ability to tolerate frequent temperature changes working with and around equipment that generates heat, steam, and cold


  • This position is guaranteed 40 hours per 2-week pay period

  • Additional hours may be available for pick-up

  • This position requires working every other weekend and every other holiday

Requisition Number: 2021-27503

Shift: First Shift

Shift Time: days

External Company Name: Kettering Health Network

External Company URL: http://www.ketteringhealth.org/

Street: 600 W. Main Street

FTE: 40 Hours Per Pay Period/FTE 0.50