Patient Ambassador - Pavillion in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US at AVI FOODSYSTEMS, INC.

Date Posted: 2/23/2021

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Job Description

AVI Foodsystems is seeking an energetic and service-oriented Patient Services Ambassador to join our patient services team at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, located in University City, Philadelphia, PA. The Patient Services Ambassador is responsible for ordering and serving meals for VIP-level patients at the hospital.  This is a per diem position for the afternoon shift.  

Founded in 1960, AVI Foodsystems has evolved into one of the most respected and trusted food service companies in the nation. Providing comprehensive food services with a focus on the highest quality and freshest ingredients, impeccable service and total value is the reputation we have earned and live up to everyday.

  • Use an iPad or tablet to enter meal orders and communicate menu choices to patients
  • Serve patient meals in accordance with dietary restrictions and guidelines recommended by the treating physician
  • Read each patient's records prior to distributing appropriate meals or snacks
  • Collect all trash and food remnants from patient rooms
  • Promote the highest levels of quality and service 
  • Ensure proper food and sanitation standards to comply with federal, state and other regulatory agencies
  • Maintain and foster positive and professional working relationships 
  • Other duties and responsibilities as necessary


Job Requirements

  • A minimum of 3 years fine dining experience
  • A minimum of 1 year of foodservice and/or long term care or healthcare experience preferred
  • Minimum education includes a high school diploma with ability to read, write, speak and comprehend in order to communicate with fellow team members, clients and patients
  • Ability to follow and give written and verbal instructions
  • Basic computer skills including experience using an iPad or tablet
  • A basic understanding of diet principles, food preparation and cooking methods
  • Previous experience with computerized diet office systems is a plus




AVI offers:

  • A family culture and atmosphere
  • Competitive compensation
  • 401(k) with generous company match
  • Immense training and growth opportunities


We conduct pre-employment drug testing. EOE


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