Call Center / Food Runner - Patient Room Service


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Located in Birmingham, AL

Salary: $11 to start. $13 in 90 days

$11.00 /hr. to start; raise to $13.00 after 90 day evaluation period. Full benefits, retirement plan, etc.  

Full & part-time openings. Will rotate weekends & holidays. Downtown Birmingham healthcare facility.

You will be doing the following:

  • Handle inbound calls from patients for food orders (for room service)
  • Will also deliver meal orders to patients in their rooms (food runner)
  • Discuss various food options, selections with patients/families
  • Provide friendly and exceptional service to patients and their families
  • Direct patient towards appropriate food items to meet nutritional goals; explain room service process
  • Review & edit patients' menu selections; consult with clinical nutrition or food service preparation staff as needed
  • Meet productivity standards and incorporate health system's core values into all areas of service

Here's What Makes You a GREAT Candidate:

  • Number ONE - Courteous & polite - good customer service & verbal communication skills
  • HS diploma or GED, PLUS one year of related experience (order taking, customer service, other telephone work)
  • Basic computer and keyboard skills - will be completely trained in the fully automated system
  • MUST be dependable – show up on time, ready to work
  • Willing to do pre-employment TB test, and to get flu shot every year (flu shot provided by hospital)
  • Willing to go through health department's food handler certification within 14 days of starting (you are paid during training class, fees paid for by hospital)
  • HEALTH DEPT REQUIREMENT: no jewelry except wedding band; no false nails
  • Black pants required; top provided.  Non-slip, close-toed leather shoe (no canvas).
  • Drug-free; background check required


  • Apply online - click "APPLY NOW" button below - We WILL call you back!
  • or email  Be sure to include "Dietary Clerk" in email subject.

About Express Employment Professionals:

Express – Birmingham SOUTH, is a customized recruiting and staffing firm that can help you find the type of job that is a great fit for your needs and abilities - and you’ll NEVER pay a fee for our services and support.  Whether you’re looking for a full-time position, part-time work, or a more flexible schedule, Express can place you in a wide range of jobs that meet your employment goals.

We help associates find work in administrative, commercial and medical positions - professional search, direct hire, temporary, temp to hire (evaluation hire), contract staffing.  And if you're on a temporary, evaluation hire, contract or other assignment through Express, you can immediately take advantage of healthcare benefits, accrued holiday pay, 401k and accrued vacation pay.

Express Office: Birmingham (South)
200 Cahaba Park Circle
Suite 130
Birmingham, AL 35242
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