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Good Samaritan Society Food Service Assistant - Dining Room Assistant - Waconia Skilled Nursing Facility in Waconia, Minnesota

Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.

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Facility: GSS MN Waconia Ctr
Location: Waconia, MN
Address: 333 W 5th St, Waconia, MN 55387, USA
Shift: Varies
Job Schedule: PRN
Weekly Hours: Varies

Department Details

Located near scenic Lake Waconia, Good Samaritan Society - Waconia is a 92-bed 5-star campus consisting of Senior Living, Rehabilitation & Skilled Care services. We're dedicated to creating an environment where people feel loved, valued and at peace.

We are adding a Nutrition Assistant / Dietary Aide to our nutrition team on a PRN/On-Call basis!

  • PRN Status

  • Pick-up shifts based on your availability!

  • Great opportunity if you have limited options - work days or evenings!

  • Competitive Wages & Shift Differential

  • NEW Weekend Differential Now Offered!!

  • Great team-based work environment

  • Offers you flexible scheduling, evening and weekend pay premiums, 401(k), growth opportunities, minimal working requirements to maintain PRN status, and the opportunity to be part of a great working family!

Virtual interviews are scheduled daily. Apply today and someone will connect with you!

Job Summary

The Food Service Assistant is responsible for certain duties including, but not limited to, monitoring and recording proper temperature of food, setting up and maintaining a clean and sanitized serving area, preparing and serving food items, restocking food areas, cleaning and sanitizing equipment, receiving payment for food and beverages using a computerized register and other related responsibilities. Complies with Hazardous Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) guidelines for food service.

Provides outstanding customer service and effectively communicates with patrons and co-workers.

Demonstrates ability to establish effective working relationships.

Maintains quality control standards.

May operate equipment such as, but not limited to, grills, beverage machines, toasters, ice cream dispensers, cash registers, computerized cash registers, steam equipment, dishwashers, telephones, refrigerators and freezers.

Preferably, displays experience working in the food industry.

Possesses ability to work independently when necessary.

Possesses an understanding of food safety and sanitation processes.

Demonstrates ability to be on feet for the majority of the day and walk far distances.


  • Minimum of 16 years of age.

  • Previous customer service experience, retail counting and reconciliation of money and knowledge of food service preferred.

  • Possesses ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions.

  • Ability to perform basic math.

  • On-the-job training will be provided.

  • Depending upon location of hire, Serv Safe may be required to obtain within a designated time frame. Basic Life Support (BLS)may be required depending upon location requirements.


The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit .

The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Facilities and General Services
Req Number: R-60113
Featured: No