Job Description

Payroll Title:
Eating Disorder Clinic
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Chancellor Park
Appointment Type:
Per Diem
Appointment Percent:
SX Contract
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday - Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#106548 Food Service Worker Per Diem - Eating Disorder

Initial Review Date: Thu 8/19/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit:

Please note that this position is a per diem appointment

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 11/16/20. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.


Under close supervision the incumbent will work in the Eating Disorder Center to perform a variety of duties related to patient food services. They will assist with kitchen and dietetic assistant operations including patient meal service set up and clean up, transportation of food within the clinic, maintaining clean and dirty pathways, restocking tasks in food service and staff lounges, patient snack preparation and delivery, patient supervision and chauffeuring, and other duties as assigned.


  • ServeSafe or Food Handlers Card certificate.

  • Experience working in a hospital, clinical or school food service operation.

  • Demonstrated dishware washing/storage/inventory experience.

  • Ability to follow health codes that require prescribed uniform, hair covering and good personal hygiene.

  • Ability to absorb new information and build new skills in food handling, sanitation and safety.

  • Skill in organizing work and ability to follow basic sanitation requirements.

  • Knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the position.

  • Ability to read, write and follow oral and written instructions.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.


  • Familiarity with California health codes for food safety and preparation.
  • Equivalent training or knowledge/ability to pass SD county food safety exam.
  • Kitchen operations and/or ordering experience.


  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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