Food Service Worker, Cafeteria - York Hospital - Part Time, Rotating Weekends and Holidays

York, PA | Service and Trades | Tracking Code: 63498

Job Description:

Under the direct supervision of the Food Services Team Leader, performs a variety of routine duties in the Cafeteria to prepare equipment and food for service.  Serve food and clean up after meals following established department policies and guidelines.  Cook and serve food from short order grill.  Operate cash register as needed including receiving payment from customers, balancing the cash drawer after each meal and obtaining information for required reports.


Duties and Responisbilities

  1. Prepare, set up and serve foods from steam table serving line.  Take temperatures of food and document.  Follow portion guide and serve food as directed.  Clean up after meals.
  2. Set up short order grill.  Take temperature of food and document.  Take orders from customers and prepare food as needed.  Clean up after meals.
  3. Run cash register.  Set up and verify starting cash amount in drawer.  Take payments from customers.  Run reports and verify cash amounts at end of shift.
  4. Prepares salads, sandwiches, pizza and a variety of small cold items for sale to customers.
  5. Prepare sandwich salads such as chicken , tuna and egg which require measuring, slicing and mixing of ingredients.
  6. Read and follow recipes for preparation of salads and sandwiches.
  7. Washing and cutting of fruits and vegetables.
  8. Stocking of condiments and other items for customers, such as pre-packaged snacks, utensils, napkins and cups.
  9. Overall sanitation and cleaning of dining room, cafeteria serving areas and prep areas.
  10. Alert supervisor to any problem concerning equipment or food supplies.  Detects and reports spoiled or unattractive food.  Reports any defective supplies, equipment or unusual conditions.


  • Minimum Experience:
    • Up to 1 month
  • Minimum Education:
    • Ability to read, write, understand and speak English at a level which enables the individual to
    • satisfactorily perform the functions of the job
  • Physical Demands:
    • 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
Hanna Carbaugh
Hanna Carbaugh
Sr. Talent Acquisition Consultant
Similar Opportunities

Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 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.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome. Respect. Value.

Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

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.

Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)