Job Description

We have a great opportunity for a Dietary Aide (PRN) with the Rehabilitation Hospital of Southern New Mexico.

Note:  PRN schedule is on an as-needed or substitute basis only; Prefer schedule availability to work both weekday and weekend shifts when needed.

Our Passion - Patients are our priority.  We are passionate about patient care and consider it a privilege to be able to provide services to patients and their family members throughout Southern New Mexico.

At Rehabilitation Hospital of Southern New Mexico, we provide rehabilitative services to people recovering from disabilities caused by injuries or illnesses. We help our patients regain their physical or cognitive abilities so they can return home at their highest level of independence.

Nationally Recognized:  Our hospital has been ranked in the Top 10% nationally for rehabilitative care for 12 consecutive years, and has earned The Joint Commission’s advanced stroke certification. This means that we provide the highest level of care available to patients right here in our own community.

Dietary Aide Job Summary:  Assists in the service of meals for patients, visitors and staff.  Dietary Aide may be responsible for any of the following tasks - unpacking and visually inspecting food stock; preparing, pouring, and portioning food; carrying heavy trays, pots, etc.; delivering meals to patients; maintaining sanitary work environment and food handling; cleaning work station area and equipment; washing dishes, pots, silverware, etc.


  • High School Diploma or the equivalent in education or experience required
  • Food Handlers license required
  • Patient related service experience preferred
  • CPR Certification preferred

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