Providence Health & Services Dietary Aide in Kodiak, Alaska


Providence is calling a Dietary Aide (Dietary, Variable, 0.0 FTE) to Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center in Kodiak, Alaska.

The Dietary Aide performs food service duties to include food assembly and preparation following food safety and sanitation guidelines.

This is a Casual position that does not include guaranteed hours or benefits.

In this position, you will:

  • Perform food service duties inclusive of patient tray assembly, conforming exactly to the diet needs’ ordered.

  • Prepare cold food items, snacks and dessert items and nourishment for care center residents, patients, employees and visitors.

  • Assist the Dietary cooks in food preparation as well as cooking various foods.

  • Prepare nutritious and appealing food items, adjusting recipes as needed to assure adequate amount of food is made available while minimizing waste.

  • Cleans all food contact areas and cooking utensils ascertaining cleanliness and proper sanitation relative to and in compliance with the HACCP standards.

  • Sweep and mop the work, dining, storage areas as well as the coolers and freezers daily.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Certification in food safety and sanitation or the ability to obtain within 90 days of date of hire

  • Regular attendance is a requirement

  • Must be able to work flexible shifts during all hours of operation, 7 days per week, including weekends and holidays

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Experience in food services

About this Ministry:

Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center (PKIMC) provides comprehensive health care to residents and visitors of Kodiak Island.

This critical access hospital features 25 acute care beds, including four birthing suites, two psychiatric care beds and two ICU beds. In addition, the Care Center, PKIMC’s extended care facility, has 19 long-term care beds.

PKIMC provides an extensive array of inpatient and outpatient services, including emergency department, surgery, laboratory services, maternity, general medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, sleep studies, specialty clinics, diagnostic imaging services and pharmacy.

It is staffed by a mix of primary care physicians, surgeons and specialists who provide family practice, internal medicine, obstetrics, radiology and general practice.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Food Service

Location: Alaska-Kodiak

Req ID: 191038