Dietary and Food Lead

Garland, TX 75044, USA Req #60208
Wednesday, May 25, 2022
NeuroRestorative, a member of the Sevita family, provides rehabilitation services for people of all ages with brain, spinal cord and medically complex injuries, illnesses and other challenges. In a variety of locations and community-based settings, we offer a range of programs, including vocational and therapy programs, day treatments, and specialized services for infants, children, adolescents, Military Service Members and Veterans.

This opening is following guidance set forth in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Interim Final Rule – The Company will require full COVID 19 vaccination before starting employment in this role.  The company has other roles not subject to the rule.

Dietary and Food Lead

Do you have experience in the foodservice industry and leadership ability, and want to work for a company that positively impacts the wellbeing of the individuals it serves? In the role of Dietary/Food Lead, you will help this company in its commitment to serve others by assisting in food preparation and serving meals to consumers, by maintaining and cleaning the kitchen/dining area, and by providing assistance in a manner that supports the personal dignity of the consumers.

  • Train junior staff on standard concepts, practices, and procedures for dietary food preparation
  • Prepare all menu items using established departmental policies and procedures
  • Ensure that presentation of all menu items adheres to established standards and all menu items are prepared according to established policies and procedures
  • Develop and maintain adequate food/supplies
  • Maintain appearance of all equipment and serving utensils
  • Clean kitchen area continually
  • Report any hazardous conditions, equipment, accidents, and incidents to supervisor
  • Perform related duties as required or assigned to fulfill the philosophy, goals, and objectives of the program site
  • Adhere to policy requiring the timely reporting of consumer and/or employee injuries according to guidelines given during orientation and annual mandatory education programs
  • Understand and promote all rules regarding consumers’ rights
  • Promote independence, choice, and empowerment of consumers


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Two years of experience in foodservice industry
  • Current driver’s license, car registration, and auto insurance if providing transportation for individuals receiving services
  • Effective communication skills and strong leadership skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Demonstrate flexible and efficient time management and ability to prioritize workload
  • Ability to multitask and outstanding attention to detail
  • A reliable, responsible attitude and a compassionate approach
  • A commitment to quality in everything you do

Why Join Us?

  • Paid Time Off and Health benefits to employees working a minimum of 30 hours/week
  • Paid training and holiday pay
  • Career development and advancement opportunities
  • Work with some of the best co-workers you could ask for and see your impact on the lives of those individuals we serve
  • Since our funding comes from Federal and State payers, we offer stability and secure work opportunities

We have meaningful work for you – come join our team – Apply Today!

Sevita is a leading provider of home and community-based specialized health care. We believe that everyone deserves to live a full, more independent life. We provide people with quality services and individualized supports that lead to growth and independence, regardless of the physical, intellectual, or behavioral challenges they face. We’ve made this our mission for more than 50 years. And today, our 40,000 team members continue to innovate and enhance care for the 50,000 individuals we serve. Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets

Other details

  • Job Family Dietary And Food
  • Job Function Program Support
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • DBA NeuroRestorative
Location on Google Maps
  • Garland, TX 75044, USA