Food Service Worker- Gettysburg Hospital - Part Time - Day/Evenings

Gettysburg, PA | Service and Trades | Tracking Code: D07122019.1

Position Summary:

We are currently seeking a Part Time Food Service Worker for our Gettysburg Hospital location.


Wellspan is one of the largest Healthcare networks in South Central PA offering a variety of opportunities in Food Services. In addition to having strong values of collaboration revolving around our ethos of 'Working as One', we offer competitive salary, cross training and career advancement.


Highlights about employment as a Food Service Worker with WellSpan


  • No late evening hours
  • Free meal per shift
  • Open Communication and Team support
  • Positive work atmosphere
  • Cross training and personal development support
  • Performance recognition
  • Gain Valuable nutrition and diet knowledge




• Paid Time off (19 days in 0-5 years)
• 6 Paid Holidays
• Health, dental, Vision, life and disability insurance
• Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and employer match
• Tuition reimbursement


General Summary:
Under the direct supervision of the Food Services Team Leader, performs a variety of routine duties related to the preparation and serving of food. Cleans kitchen area and cooking utensils. Performs a variety of routine duties in the cafeteria to prepare equipment and foods for service. Serves food and cleans up after meals following established practices and procedures. Serves on tray line. May operate cash register as needed including receiving payment from visitors and staff, balancing the cash drawer after each meal and compiling information for required reports

Duties and Responsibilities:

Sets up and serves patient trays in accordance with established schedule and procedures.
Works on central tray line and assists with patient tray set up and preparation.
Prepares, loads, transports, and cleans food carts.
Prepares and sets up steam table, serving line and menu board. Obtains and places dishes, silverware, hot and cold foods, baked goods, beverages, desserts, and condiments.
Reviews menu and assembles food and supplies as needed for daily salad and cold foods preparation.
Prepares salad mixes and sandwich spreads such as tuna, salmon, egg, and chicken involving tasks such as selecting, measuring, grinding, slicing, and mixing ingredients.
Prepares salad plates and tossed salads by portioning out mixes and adding salad vegetables as well as cutting and mixing the various salad vegetables.
Prepares sandwiches and specialty items as directed.
Washes and cuts vegetables and fruits according to procedures.
Alerts supervisor to problems and needs concerning equipment and food supplies. Detects and reports spoiled or unattractive food, defective supplies/equipment or other unusual conditions.
Serves food as directed.
Operates dishwasher to ensure all dishes and utensils are clean.
Carries dishes and foods between kitchen and serving lines.
Participates in post-meal cleanup tasks as assigned or directed.
Collects, processes, and disposes of trash, cans, bottles, and similar debris and transports to disposal area.

Required Skills

Ability to read, write, understand and speak English at a level which enables the individual to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job

Required Experience

Food Service experience preferred up to 1 month
Moderate physical effort (lift/carry 11 to 25 lbs)
Frequent prolonged standing/walking
Subject to burns and cuts
Exposed to hazards of steam and heat
Exposed to heat, wetness, odors in kitchen and/or patient areas
Exposed to varying degrees of kitchen elements


Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Established in 1800, Adams County includes the borough of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Home to more than 100,000 residents, the town is a mecca for Civil War history buffs and visitors who come to tour the Gettysburg National Battlefield, Gettysburg National Military Park and see the annual Civil War reenactment.

Also located here is Gettysburg College, which has a strong academic reputation in liberal arts. The county is steeped in heritage, and offers a peaceful, country atmosphere, yet is a convenient drive to Washington, D.C., Baltimore, MD and Harrisburg, PA. The area's diversity attracts a lively local music scene, and his home to numerous restaurants and wineries, fresh-produce markets, a ski resort and more. Adams County residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, agriculture and manufacturing. (Patient population: 102,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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