Dining Coordinator
Plainsboro, NJ
Job Description

Princeton Health is a leading provider of healthcare services. As a respected nonprofit, community teaching system, we offer compassionate care supported by advanced technologies and an outstanding medical staff. Over 97% of our physicians have achieved board certification, the hallmark of professional excellence. Through our academic and clinical affiliations with institutions including The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, we are setting new standards in diagnostic and treatment protocols and achieving successful clinical outcomes for our patients. Princeton Health is Redefining Care through our commitment to delivering an exceptional level of clinical care and individualized caring for each and every patient.

Princeton Health is currently searching for a Part Time, Days / Evenings, Dining Coordinator for the Princeton Medical Center, Nutrition Department.

Schedule: Variable shifts can include: 6:00am-2:30pm, 6:30am-3:00pm, 11:00pm-7:30pm, 3:00pm-7:00pm, alternate weekends

Position Summary: Responsible for securing patient meal selections and special requests and needs via telephone or face to face interaction. Responsible for printing meal tickets, various reports and ensuring timely communication to food production team. Responsible for ensuring compliance to ordered diets, providing service recovery when needed and proactive communication with Registered Dietitians and department management for problem resolution. Responsible for providing an exceptional, caring and compassionate experience for patients and their families. Responsible and accountable for achieving patient satisfaction scores according to established departmental goals.


All Princeton Health employees are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.


  • High School Graduate/GED/Equivalent Work Exp
  • At least one (1) year previous work experience
  • Ability to read, write and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos in English
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one-or two-step instructions
  • Possess necessary computer skills to effectively operate hospital's admission, discharge and transfer (ADT) system, electronic health record (EHR) and Dining on Call computer system
  • Pushing/pulling/lifting/carrying up to 5 pounds


  • Associate's Degree in Nutrition or a similar field
  • Bachelor's Degree in Food & Nutrition or a similar field
  • Registered Diet Technician (DTR) from Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Two (2) to four (4) years related work experience

Join the Princeton Health family and be a part of Redefining Care in our community!

Princeton Health is a qualified employer under the rules of the Government Public Service Loan Forgiveness program & an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V.

Job Type Part Time