Job Information

Job Tools

Find More Jobs

  • Create a Job Alert for future jobs from COMPASS GROUP CANADA
    Sorry, we had a problem creating the alert. Please wait a few seconds and try again.

Diet Technician


Victoria, BC, CANADA
Share This Job:

About Us

The 11th largest employer in the world and the global leader in contract foodservice and support services, Compass Group offers exciting careers for talented, engaged individuals across Canada. Compass has a fun, fast-paced, diverse, team-oriented culture that makes our company a great place to work! As an employer of choice, we provide our people with training, career advancement, mentoring, support, competitive total rewards and work-life balance. When you join Compass Group Canada, you work with associates who have a passion for growth, are committed to excellence and like to have fun!

Job Description

Title/Titre Diet Technician
About Us

Compass Group Canada is the leading foodservice and support services company in Canada with over 26,000 associates and annual managed revenues of $1.8 billion in 2013. Employing 500,000 associates worldwide, its parent company, UK-based Compass Group PLC had revenues of £17.6 billion in 2013.


Our vision for growth and success is a powerful one, to combine fresh ideas with the industry's greatest talent -- Great People, Great Service, Great Results!  


Morrison delivers food, nutrition and dining services to the health care and senior living markets. Morrison's key expertise running hospitals and long-term care culinary programs enables its hospital partners to focus on their core competency - patient satisfaction. In addition to offering numerous nutritional food choices to patients, visitors and hospital employees, Morrison's retail marketing creates innovative, cutting edge programs.


Position Summary

Position: Diet Technician, Full Time

Location: Victoria, BC
Overview: Calling all CSNM members!
  • We have a great opportunity available for a dynamic, multi-tasker with excellent people-skills and solid attention to detail as a Diet Technician at Royal Jubilee & Victoria General Hospitals.
  • The Diet Tech is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Diet Office, supervising Diet Clerks, ensuring a compliant, timely and organized system with a focus on Service and Quality.  
  • This position provides on-call coverage for Diet Techs at both Royal Jubilee & Victoria General hospital locations and requires availability for weekend shifts.
With a "Can Do" attitude and a "Passion for Excellence", the Diet Tech is:
  • accountable for verifying information of the patient diet orders according to the prescribed patient care plan, which includes proper food texture, patient food preferences and food allergies awareness.
  • inputs diet orders and information received from the Nursing department into CBORD system.
  • Ensure patient menus and other reports are prepared and printed accurately and on time.
  • Participates in patient visitations, auditing and quality control checks, and communicate with food service production department on patient needs and service requirements.
  • Arranges call-ins for staffing replacements
The Diet Tech works 12 hour shifts and reports to the Clinical Information Systems Manager.
Required: (please only apply if you meet all required qualifications): 
  • Degree/Diploma in Food and Nutrition studies
  • Active member of the CSNM (Canadian Society of Nutrition Management)
  • Previous experience in healthcare dietary (as a Diet Technician) experience preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of therapeutic diets and nutritional supplements required
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrate flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities
  • Work well independently and within a team
  • Solid proficiency in Computers (MS Office)
  • Previous experience with CBORD system
Share This Job: