Nutrition Services Technician

Methodist Rehabilitation Center

Job Details
Full-time14 hours ago
  • Health savings account
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • AD&D insurance
  • Food service
  • Hospital experience
  • High school diploma or GED
Full Job Description

Imagine helping someone walk again after a paralyzing injury. Or talk again after a stroke. Or return to school or work after a brain injury. At Methodist Rehabilitation Center, every employee helps support our mission to restore ability and hope to those left disabled by injury or illness.

We have an immediate opening for a Nutritional Service Tech. Candidate will have a minimum of 1 year previous food service experience; 1-2 years Hospital setting preferred.

Shift: Hours vary anytime between 6:00am-7:00pm

Starting salary: $13.50/hr. and up depending on experience

Position Summary:

The Nutrition Services Tech, performs food delivery and service to the patients and café and takes care of all kitchen dining, dish room needs. Incumbent duties also include dish room and cashier responsibilities. This position’s primary responsibility will be to prepare and cook food.

Position Responsibilities:

-Help procure patient and café tray line
-Prepare and cook food
-Assures customer satisfaction
-Set-up, maintain, breakdown and clean up all areas
-Work in dish room
-Maintains a clean and sanitized work area including kitchen, café and dining
-Work cash register
-Deliver patient meals and collect empty trays
-Unload delivery trucks
-Stock supplies and rotate supplies
-Monitor all food temperatures to ensure they are in the correct range and replace as needed
-Monitors and cleans food service equipment
-Set-up and serve catered events as required

Physical Demands:

This job involves constant standing, pulling of carts and equipment. The incumbent must be able to lift 40 pounds and must be able to endure heat. Hours may be extended to meet the needs of the department.


To fulfill the requirements of this position, it is highly desirable for the incumbent to have a high school diploma or equivalent GED and 2-3 years in a restaurant environment. Must have the ability to read and write. CPU experience is a plus.

Methodist Rehab Center offers comprehensive, flexible benefits to all full-time employees (32 hours plus per week). Medical and dental coverage begins the first of the month following 30 days of employment.

  • BCBS medical coverage with wellness benefits and new telehealth service. Employees and their families may choose from a traditional higher plan, or the popular very-low-premium/higher-deductible plan with a health savings account that offsets the deductible cost
  • Dental plan with orthodontic coverage
  • Term life insurance (basic coverage provided by MRC, additional coverage available at good rates)
  • Supplemental cancer and dependent-life insurance.
  • Basic accidental death and dismemberment (basic coverage provided by MRC, additional coverage available at good rates)
  • Supplemental long-term disability
  • Flexible spending accounts (medical and child care reimbursement)
  • Paid vacation and eight paid holidays
  • Generous sick leave allowance
  • Mutual fund-based 403b retirement program with employer basic contribution and match after one year of employment
  • Secure, well-lit parking adjacent to our building. Front door parking for third shift.
  • Full privileges to the Mississippi Federal Credit Union located within walking distance on the UMMC campus
  • Employee Assistance Program

1350 E. Woodrow Wilson
Jackson, MS 39216

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $13.50 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift

Work Location: One location

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