Date Posted
July 26, 2022
Full Time
Boyson Heights Senior Living
765 Boyson Road NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402, US
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Job Details

Boyson Heights Senior Living is a newer, modern community that offers an active lifestyle for older adults. We are currently interviewing for a full-time Dietary Supervisor.

The right candidate will have the following qualifications:  Working knowledge of rules and regulations related to health and safety in restaurant licensing and food preparation.  Demonstrates ability in food service management.  Prefer experience in dealing with long-term care, assisted living, dementia, and the elderly and their dietary needs.  Two years minimum experience in a similar position preferred and /or Certified Dietary Manager or the equivalent of education and experience.    Previous direct staff supervisory experience is required with effective delegation skills.  Ability to hire, train, supervise, and work well with others.  Must be well organized and have effective communication skills.  Must possess consistent initiative, good judgment, and leadership ability.

Job purpose:  To produce menus and home-cooked meals to serve residents and employees.  To maintain all kitchen areas and food service staff.

Essential Functions: 

  • Must support and be able to communicate with others.

  • Performs supervisory tasks:  Interview employees, orient new employees, guide and supervise staff in food preparation and serving tasks, and produce monthly employee work schedule. 

  • Develop, plan, and conduct training in food service areas as requested.  Works with little or no supervision.

  • Prepare menus.  Consult with the dietician as needed for special diets.  Maintain diet orders and preferences for the residents.

  • Skillfully prepare home-cooked, attractive meals to be served within the appropriate time frame.  Coordinate the serving and clean-up of meals.

  • Comply with all state licensing and sanitation requirements.  Maintain food service records in accordance with state requirements.

  • Prepare orders for food, supply, and services in a timely manner and within budgetary guidelines.

  • Assure that kitchen equipment is used in a safe manner and remains in working order.

  • Adhere to company policies and procedures.

  • Assist with special projects and events.

Pursue a program of continuing education in long-term care, assisted living, and dementia in order to maintain, strengthen, and develop increased knowledge and skills as Chef.


Benefits of employment include:

  • Higher starting wages
  • Competitive benefits package
  • Paid time off
  • Free employee meals
  • Dietary and Chef consultant-a large group of experienced RNs who are trained in consulting facilities 
  • Work/Life Balance - This role works primarily day shift, allowing you more time for work/family balance!


Physical, Mental, and Environmental Requirements:  This position requires standing, walking, sitting, stooping, bending, and moderate lifting and carrying activities throughout the day.  Must have good vision, good hearing, and verbal communication skills to communicate with residents, family members, employees, and professionals.  Must have good judgment and problem-solving skills.  Must be able to deal effectively with stressful situations and handle confidential matters.  Must have a valid driver’s license.

Contact Information

Questions may be directed to Katie Brice at
We are an equal opportunity employer.

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