A Dietary Aide performs various tasks associated with the preparation and presentation of the cafeteria and patient meal services. They are also accountable for maintaining clean and sanitary environment within the healthare facility.


A High school diploma or GED is usually required for this position. 6-12 months experience in a high-volume food production facility is desirable.

The following sample cover letter for Dietary Aide Resume is designed to assist you get started with writing your letter. All job seekers are strongly encouraged to make their own letter and submit it to review by our career specialists.


Dietary Aide Cover Letter Sample


99 Example Street
Mirage, CA 65258

June 6, 2016

Mr. Arnold Johnson
Senior Manager (Food Service)
Emeritus Senior Living
Rancho Mirage, CA 32141


Dear Mr. Johnson:

My friendly personality and patient service experience make me a strong candidate for the Dietary Aide position at Emeritus Senior Living.

Through my hands-on experience, I gained expertise in the preparation and portioning food items, and serving, delivering and supplying food and dispensing beverages. In addition, I have a demonstrated ability to wash pots and utensils, cleaning and sanitizing work area, transporting equipment and maintaining accurate records of food served.

Furthermore, I have good written and verbal communication, customer service and time management skills. I have been known for my ability to work independently with minimal supervision. My enclosed resume contains detail of my skills and qualifications suitable for Dietary Aide position.

I would like to bring my abilities at Emeritus Senior Living and would like very much to talk with you about Dietary Aide position. I will follow up on this letter through a phone call next week and to see if it will be appropriate to arrange a time to meet with you. I can be reached at (000) 989-7676.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Anna Brown

Enclosure: resume