Ascension Health Lead Catering Associate in Amsterdam, New York

Job ID: 264932

Lead Catering Associate

Amsterdam, New York


Additional Job Information

Title: Lead Catering Associate

City, State: Amsterdam, NY

Location: St Mary's Hospital

Department: Dietary 001

Additional Job Details: FT Rotating, 40 Hours, Weekly

About Us

St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam, N.Y., part of Ascension, features an award-winning acute care hospital, primary and specialty care centers throughout Fulton and Montgomery counties, more than 30 behavioral health services for persons in Fulton, Montgomery and Hamilton counties, a full continuum of physical rehabilitation services and a 160-bed nursing home. The organization has earned exceptional national rankings for excellence in medicine and has a continuing commitment to provide an exceptional patient experience.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Lead Catering Associate assists in the planning and implementation of nutritional care and/or diet plans.


  • Interviews and/or reviews medical history to determine nutritional needs, including obtaining food preferences and documenting food allergies.

  • Collects and processes menu selections and reviews menu in accordance to nutritional care plan and/or diet plan.

  • Institutes basic nutrition plans, including special dietary care menus. May prepare and process orders for solutions, such as tube feedings or formula preparation.

  • Monitors and documents intake and/or acceptance of meals, snacks, and/or supplements. Calculates caloric intake and results.



  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Registered Dietetic Tech.

Education & Work Experience:

  • Associate Degree preferred and a minimum of 3 year's experience in long term care and/or acute care setting, or other relevant experience may be considered in lieu of degree.

  • HS or Equivalent required and a minimum of 3 year's experience in long term care and/or acute care setting, or other relevant experience may be considered in lieu of degree required

How To Apply

In order to be considered for any open position, please complete a St. Mary's Healthcare online application, by clicking the "apply now" button. Additionally, you may include your resume and other documents as attachments. Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

(1) Human Resources located at St. Mary's Hospital, 427 Guy Park Ave, Amsterdam, NY 12010

(2) Human Resources located at Amsterdam Memorial Campus, 4988 State Hwy 30, Amsterdam, NY 12010.

We regret that we are unable to respond to each and every application received. Only those candidates of interest will be contacted directly.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.