VetJobs - The Leading Military Job Board

Job Information

Mercy Medical Center Clinton Food Service Representative - $15/hr Minimum (Part Time, Benefit Eligible) in Saint Joseph Mercy Health System Hospital Campus - Ann Arbor, Michigan

Employment Type:

Part time


Rotating Shift


An Opportunity to Join our Remarkable Care Team!

Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, one of the nation's top health care services providers, spanning five counties in Southeastern Michigan. SJMHS represents more than 2,700 physicians and 14,000 nurses and staff, and includes 5 Hospitals, 5 Outpatient Health Centers, 8 Urgent Care Facilities and over 25 Specialty Centers.

SJMHS is part of Trinity Health a national Catholic health system with an enduring legacy and a steadfast mission to be a transforming and healing presence within the communities we serve.

As a mission-driven innovative health organization, we will become the national leader in improving the health of our communities and each person we serve. We will be the most trusted health partner for life. Our Core Values, Reverence, Commitment to the Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity guide our behaviors to help us achieve our Vision.


Assumes responsibility for general nutritional patients and collection of food preferences and menus. Acts as the department guest relations representative-resolving concerns of patients. Exceptional customer service skills a must.


  • Discusses menus with patients and families on a daily basis offering consultation in selection of food items and guidance regarding menu planning.

  • Works with Food Service Diet Office Assistant and Clinical Dietitian-Food Service to resolve food/menu problems and provide special requests of patients.

  • Deliver meals to patients’ bedside. Assist with all needs/respond/resolve all concerns and requests.

  • Communicate with portable telephones to assure all patients’ needs are met.

  • Assure deliver of “late” trays/items to patients.

  • Take food service supplies (as needed) to patient rooms/outpatient clinics.

  • Remove trays from patient rooms/soiled sending.

  • May be asked to prepare simple foods like sandwiches/salads.

  • Maintains various records such as: tray delivery/pick-up times.

  • Responsible for completed/accurate menus selections for patients (as assigned).

  • Delivery of assigned snack items to patients.

  • Maintains good rapport and cooperative relationships.

  • Approaches conflict in a constructive manner.

  • Helps to identify problems, offer solutions, and participate in their solutions.

  • Maintains the confidentiality of information acquired pertaining to patient, physicians, employees, and visitors to Saint Joseph Mercy Health System. Discusses patient and hospital information only among appropriate personnel in appropriately private places.

  • Assumes responsibility for performance of job duties in the safest possible manner, to assure personal safety and that of coworkers, and to report all preventable hazards and unsafe practices immediately to management.

  • Behaves in accordance with the mission, vision and values of Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.



Requires high school diploma or equivalent.


Three to six months on the job training or previous experience

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to read, write, and perform math calculations.

  • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time – up to 100% of the work day.

  • Ability to lift / push up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail for up to 50% of work time.

  • Interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with staff and other department personnel and patients.

Why this position -- What can it do for you!

  • Located in the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti, Michigan with easy access to US-23, M-14, and I-94.

  • Full benefits package

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Paid Time Off

  • Retirement Savings Plan with employer contribution option

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Life Insurance

  • Short/Long Term Disability

  • Opportunity for growth and advancement throughout Trinity Health in 18 different states!

  • Free close proximity parking!

For more information regarding career opportunities with Saint Joseph Mercy Health System please visit .

Successful candidate will be subject to mandatory vaccinations/immunizations unless they qualify for an available exemption.

This document is intended to describe the generalized duties and responsibilities, the specialized job functions, and the essential requirements of this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive statement of all supplemental duties, responsibilities, or non-essential requirements or reflect any accommodations made under the American’s with Disability Act, the Michigan Handicapper’s Act, or SJMHS’s Return to Work Program.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit ( . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.