Dietary Aide - Sanitation Attendant

  • Conway Medical Center
  • 300 Singleton Ridge Road Conway South Carolina 29526 United States
  • Posted: Feb 10, 2019
Service/Skilled Workers

Job Description

Position Summary:
The Dietary Aide -Sanitation Attendant (DA-SA) will perform general cleaning duties to maintain kitchen area in a sanitary condition. The DA-SA washes pots and pans, including removing scraps, de-staining, and washes dishes, glasses, silverware, etc., Cleans and sanitizes all cooking utensils, pots and pans used in kitchen and retail operations. Responsibilities include proper receiving and storage of food, paper and chemical supplies using first in first out method, returns items to their proper storage location, takes out garbage and trash to appropriate area. The DA-SA will ensure that all kitchen floors are swept, and mopped on a daily basis. The DA-SA must be willing to report back to work during any emergency situation, this includes if needed during inclement weather, mass casualty, internal disaster, etc. The DA-SA will complete other duties as assigned.  

All organizational staff, including this position, are specifically required as a condition of continued employment to make advance preparations for their families and pets in the event of weather emergencies such as Hurricanes and flooding threats.  Any staff member can be determined as essential staff required to report to the facility during these events. In many cases this means reporting and sleeping at the facility before, during and after a weather emergency. By signing this job description, the staff member accepts this responsibility of readiness to report to work during any designated emergency staffing situation. CMC staff members operate as one team meeting the healthcare needs of our communities, thus this position will on occasion complete other duties as assigned beyond those designated in this primary job description which may include “float” coverage at an alternate facility, department or assignment.
  •  High school diploma or equivalent preferred.


  • Previous food service cleaning required.
  • Previous food service cleaning in a major institution or the military is preferred.
Special Skills:
  • Exemplary core customer service skills strongly required.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Strong verbal communication skills required.
Working Conditions:
  • Stress level high due to multiple demands frequently occurring simultaneously.
  • Noise level is Moderate.
  • High heat area.
  • Prolonged standing and walking required.

Physical Requirements:
Medium - While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) required to stand, sit, and walk; occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of the time) to use hands, fingers; and frequently to talk or hear. The employee must exert 20 to 35 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 15 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.  Ability to hear to process instructions and safety code and alarms required.  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job and will be assessed by post offer Employee Health fit-for-duty review.