Providence Health & Services Nutrition Assistant - Food and Nutrition Services in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Nutrition Assistant (Per Diem, Variable) to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

This is an on call position with variable shifts. We’re seeking a detail-oriented individual to perform a variety of clerical/technical duties in support of patient nutrition.

In this position you will:

  • Instruct patients on meal ordering system following an established script.

  • Assess patients ability to utilize the meal order system and follow up with appropriate staff member if unable to participate.

  • Participate in the process of gathering, delivering and storing food supplies to nursing units.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent (GED)

  • Current Washington Food Handlers Permit

  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience related to food preparation

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

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

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 187840