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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
United States

Dietary Aide

Job Description

What We Do
Gulf Coast Village is the premier Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, Florida. Independent Living offers an unparalleled lifestyle of comfort and convenience, with a rich array of services and amenities that are focused on living well. Of course the complete security of a full continuum of health care, if ever needed, is always available, including Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, Specialized Memory Support, Home Health and Outpatient Services.

What We Are About & What We Expect
Gulf Coast Village is dedicated to our Service Vision of providing Exceptional Care and World Class Hospitality. Our CARE Core Standards represent: Courtesy, Attention to Detail, Responsiveness, and Enthusiasm. We expect all of our Associates to share in our dedication to our Service Vision and Core Standards.

What You Can Expect from Us

Full Time Staff

Health, Dental, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Flexible Spending, Tuition Assistance, Paid Time-Off (PTO)

Full and Part Time Staff

Employee Assistance Program, PTO, Funeral and Jury Duty Leave, Toll Bridge Reimbursement, Direct Deposit, Fitness Center, Blood Donor Program, and Appreciation and Recognition Programs

More Than a Job

Working here at Gulf Coast Village, our team has the opportunity to serve others. Having a mission, purpose and vision gives meaning to our lives. It provides a reason to go to work beyond a paycheck. We work together as a team in an environment that is challenging, rewarding and fun! If you feel that you are a qualified applicant and want a rewarding position enhancing the lives of others and supporting our Service Vision, we invite you to consider this opportunity:


Position Title

Dietary Aide


Position Summary

Provides food and tray delivery to the assisted living and/or skilled care center residents.  Sets up and cleans dining room, maintaining or exceeding hospitality and service standards.  Assures timely meal delivery and plate preparation.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The following duties are normal for this position.  This list is not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive.  Other duties may be required and assigned.

  • Provides dining service to Residents, guests and family members as needed.
  • Prepares trays and serves food according to menus and following therapeutic diet orders.
  • Maintains or exceeds standards of appearance, cleanliness, hygiene, and health standards.
  • Follows daily and weekly cleaning schedules.
  • Restocks supplies as needed.
  • Maintains all side stations and dining areas using the “clean as you go" policy.
  • Keeps work areas clean and maintains sanitary conditions.
  • Attends all in-services as required.
  • Practices all safety and loss prevention procedures.
  • Follows all policies and procedures relating to food service to meet or exceed community standards.
  • Maintain ServSafe Certification.
  • Busses soiled dishes for care center and AL dining areas.
  • Must be available to work flexible schedule to include nights, holidays and weekend.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Educational Requirements and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Previous experience preferred.
  • Maintain ServSafe Certification

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Language Ability
  • Cognitive Demands:
  • Competencies:
  • Ability to communicate effectively speaking the primary language of the residents.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.   
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. 
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Must demonstrate an interest in working with a senior population.
  • Interacts with guests, residents and staff in a courteous and friendly manner.
  • Ability to respond promptly to resident needs.
  • Supports organization's goals and values.
  • Balances team and individual responsibilities.
  • Ability to work flexible hours as needed.
  • Ability to perform tasks with frequent interruptions.


Environmental Adaptability

  • Works primarily indoors in a climate controlled setting.
  • Team Members may be exposed to blood and/or body fluids with potential exposure to hazardous materials and infectious diseases. 
  • Possible exposure to unpleasant odors.
  • Possible exposure to chemicals as identified in the MSDS Manual.
  • Continuous exposure to residents who are ill, confused, irritable and irrational.

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the Team Member is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The Team Member is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.  The Team Member must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.


$9.00-$12.00 DOE

Come Grow with Us!
The population continues to age and Gulf Coast Village is growing to meet the needs of seniors. Our future includes a brand new Assisted Living building next to our existing Santa Barbara Boulevard campus as well as the expansion and remodeling of our skilled rehab center. We are also planning to develop a new CCRC campus in Estero. And through our Home Health and Senior Choice at Home programs we will be increasing services in the home and in the community. All of these initiatives will help us to deliver the best senior living programming to meet a diverse set of needs within our region. The future looks bright--we want you to be a part of it!

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Gulf Coast Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer
EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

Job Requirements

Educational Requirements and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Previous experience preferred.
  • Maintain ServSafe Certification