Atlantic Health System Manager, Food Services in Summit, New Jersey


Overlook Medical Center, a member of the prestigious Atlantic Health System, is seeking a Manager of Food Services for the Food & Nutrition Department.


  • Determines quality and quantity of food required, supervising the planning of patient menu, and controls food costs.

  • Supervises food production and service programs as well as departmental personnel involved.

  • Checks food for flavor, temperature and appearance on a daily basis.

  • Monitors results of weekly tray assessments. Monitors HACCP program on a daily basis.

  • Prepares weekly reports and corrective action.

  • Maintains biweekly meal rounds on all patient floors including direct contact with Nurse Managers.

  • Manages supervisory and frontline staff.

  • Review work schedules, and vacation schedules to maintain adequate staffing levels.

  • Review records of tardiness and absenteeism and take appropriate corrective action.

  • Reviews department performance and institutes changes in techniques and procedures to improve services, simplify work flow, assure compliance with regulatory requirements and promote more efficient operation of the Food and Nutrition Services Department.


3-5 years of management/leadership experience in a healthcare environment.


High School Diploma or Equivalent required, Bachelors Degree preferred.

Atlantic Health System has created a Trusted Network of Caring™, delivering the right care, at the right quality, at the right time, at the right place and at the right cost. We aim to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 10th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you’ll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Position Type Full-Time

Category Allied Health

Department 03805100-FOOD SERVICE - PATIENTS

Facility Overlook Medical Center