Team Lead - Dietary, Food & Nutrition Services

at MaineHealth in Damariscotta, Maine, United States

Job Description


Coves Edge is currently seeking a Team Lead to join their dietary team!
For a limited time MaineHealth is offering up to $2,000 Sign on bonus for this Team Lead position!
Current MaineHealth member employees are ineligible; former MaineHealth Members are ineligible until greater than 6 months separation from employment.
This position wil consist of 32 hour per week.
Position Summary
Performs a wide range of food service and sanitation duties to assist in the overall function of the food services team providing leadership and direction to food service aides in a work area (dish room, nourishments, food prep, tray assembly, and tray delivery. This work also involves performing the duties of a food service worker and assuming supervisory responsibility during the absence of a food supervisor.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

Education: High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
License/Certifications: ServSafe preferred, or ability to acquire Servsafe within 6 months of hire.
Experience: 2 years of food service experience in a hospital or long-term care setting, experience working with special diets.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Additional Information

MaineHealth was ranked one of America's Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, "Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America." MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them - both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Job Posting: 904458

Posted On: Mar 16, 2023

Updated On: May 31, 2023

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