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Job ID: 97927 Date posted: September 10, 2019

  • Sharp Mesa Vista
  • Nutrition Services
  • Clerical Jobs
  • Day Job
  • Per Diem



Responsibilities include preparing and cooking hot and cold foods, cooking within HACCP regulations, understanding and following recipes accurately, able to multitask in a fast-paced environment.

The main function of The Food and Nutrition Services department is to serve meals to patients, visitors, staff, and patients at satellite facilities.  Sharp Mesa Vista is a 152-bed acute psychiatric hospital.  The Food and Nutrition Services Department has approximately 30 employees. We are looking for committed and reliable individuals to join the Nutrition Services Team.
As the largest behavioral health care provider in San Diego with 149 beds, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital provides a full range of programs to people of all ages including children, adolescents, adults and seniors challenged by depression, substance abuse or serious mental illness. The hospital’s robust Clinical Research Program has conducted more than 250 clinical trials of investigational medications since its inception in 1963, providing new options and hope for people with mental illness.
Sharp Mesa Vista provides inpatient care and offer outpatient programs throughout the community.

Location: This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County, at Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital


Hours:  Per diem - various 8 hour day shifts with weekends as needed


Required Skills and Qualifications


·         Minimum of one year professional cooking experience.

·         Cooking/culinary training

·         Possesses the ability to perform basic math computations.

·        Can read, write, and speak English. Possesses the ability to communicate with fellow employees, supervisor and the public.

·        High School graduate or equivalent.


Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Experience in Hospital Food Service
  • ServSafe Certification


Essential physical requirements may be discussed at interview.

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, gender, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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