Kitchen Waitress at Savannah Hospital

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Savannah Hospital


Purpose of the Job:

The job holder role is to deliver meals, assist in patient menu selection, and cater to patient
needs in a timely manner. In addition, the kitchen waitress should work closely with the
Nutritionist to ensure that all the patient’s needs are properly addressed.


  • Delivers and collects patient menus in a timely manner.
  • Keeps hot food hot and cold food cold during meal delivery.
  • Is responsible for meal accuracy and diet appropriateness while delivering patient trays.
  • Ensures all patients’ needs are catered for during meal shifts at all times.
  • Manages kitchen utilities and ensures at all times there is enough food supplies in the kitchen.
  • Ensures cleanliness of the kitchen utensils used by patients
  • Ensures proper organization of food supplies in the kitchen and also maintains record of all kitchen items at all times.
  • At all times provide high levels of customer service to all patients.
  • Manages cash and charge transactions and maintains records of the same.
  • Adheres to organizational HR policies at all times, Occupational Safety and Health
    Administration (OSHA) standards, as well as other mandatory programs in the facility
    as appropriate.
  • Performs any other duties as may be required by management from time to time

Key Competencies:

  • Holder of at least a diploma/certificate in Food and beverage or a related technical course from a recognized institution.
  • Solid understanding of food science, nutrition and hygiene
  • Minimum Three (3) years ’ experience in a similar role
  • Good customer service skills
  • Self driven and reliable person at all times
  • High levels of efficiency and good communication
  • Flexible attitude and willing to take on extra tasks as necessary
  • Highly flexible and able to carry out multiple projects simultaneously
  • Keen attention to details and specifications
  • Flexibility to long working hours, including weekends and holidays


Interested and qualified persons are requested to submit their applications indicating their current salary and expected salary, with detailed curriculum vitae, copy of national ID, copies of academic and professional certificates and testimonials to quoting the position you are applying for as the subject e.g. ‘sonographer’.

Upon being successful during interviews, the successful candidate must present the following; National ID, KRA Pin, current coloured passport photo, NSSF & NHIF, Good Conduct Certificate, academic and professional certificates, latest pay slips from previous employer (where applicable).

Please note only online applications will be accepted.
Applications to be received on or before 15th April 2024.

Disclaimer: Any form of canvassing will lead to immediate disqualification
Please note: The Savannah Hospital Ltd. Does not ask for any payment of any kind from prospective jobseekers or candidates for employment; Formal recruitment process through our HR department and applications are evaluated through a pre-defined process. We request you to kindly visit our official careers website for authentic openings and enquire with the company to confirm on any suspicious offers / interviews.

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