Job Description

Sante of Mesa is hiring a part-time Culinary Guest Associate (Server). This position is responsible to perform duties related to food preparation, service and/or general maintenance in a kitchen or dining area as well as maintains food service facilities in a safe and sanitary manner.

  • Adhere to, uphold, and champion the Santé Values.
  • Assist in serving meals as necessary, on a timely basis and in accordance with established portion control procedures.
  • Inventories food, condiment and supplies for the purpose of ensuring availability of items required for meeting project menu requirements.
  • Assist in daily or scheduled cleaning duties, including; but not limited to: 
    • Clean work tables, meat blocks, refrigerators/freezers, etc.
    • Sweep and mop floors as directed.
    • Carry soiled utensils, etc., to wash area.
    • Return clean utensils to proper storage areas.
    • Wash and clean utensils as directed.
    • Carry out garbage and keep work areas clean, dry and free of hazardous equipment, supplies, etc.
    • Perform dishwashing/cleaning procedures.
  • Set up meal trays, food carts, dining room, etc., as instructed.
  • Assist cook in preparing meals. Prepare food in accordance with sanitary regulations as well as within Santé’s established policies and procedures.
  • Distribute and collect menus as necessary.
  • Ensure that food and supplies for the next meal are readily available.
  • Assist in checking diet trays before distribution.
  • Deliver food carts, trays, etc., to designated areas.
  • Remove food trays from carts, dining rooms, etc., and take to dishwashing area.
  • Prepare and deliver snacks, etc., as instructed.
  • Assist in maintaining food storage areas in a clean and properly arranged manner at all times.
  • Dispose of food and waste in accordance with established policies.
  • Assist in inventorying and storing incoming food, supplies, etc., as necessary.
  • Make only authorized food substitutions.
  • Assist in food preparation for special meals, for parties, etc.
  • Work with the facility’s Dietitian/Culinary Services Director as necessary and implement recommended changes as required.
  • Ensure that all food procedures are followed in accordance with established policies.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the Culinary Services department.

Licensure and/or Certifications:

  • Must currently hold, or be able to obtain, a Food Handler’s Card.


  • Preferred one year of experience in a customer service role in a retail, hospitality or food service environment

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to follow policies and procedures including success with cash handling procedures.
  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated initiative in prior work experience.
  • Team player with ability to multitask and self-identify work that needs to be done.
  • Able to relate positively, favorably and cooperatively with others, including physicians, associates, guests, visitors, and personnel of outside agencies and organizations.
  • Must have the ability to hold in confidence any information regarding guests, personnel, or any other matters which are confidential in nature.
  • Fosters teamwork by trusting and supporting each other while encouraging collaboration at all levels of the organization. Embraces diversity and demonstrates the ability to work together.


Application Instructions

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