Food Service Worker – Full Time – Akron – Akron Children’s Hospital

  • Company: Akron Children's Hospital

    Position: Full Time

    Type: Full-Time

    Applications Due:

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.


  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as they would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Shift Information: Variable

As early as 6am, as late as 10pm


Full Time, Dish Room

Shifts start as early as 6am and may end as late as 10pm

Will work most weekends and holidays, and mostly afternoon/evening shifts

Position Description:

  • Cleans and sanitizes all equipment, dishes, trays, and utensils and keeps work area neat.
  • Delivers/assembles stock items and patient trays.
  • Utilizes equipment and kitchen skills for preparation of items for cafeteria, catering, and patients.
  • Handles customer requests and concerns as able.
  • Picks up dirty trays according to schedule.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Must be able to read and write, take inventories and understand the metric system.
  • Able to handle knives without supervision.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Communication, interpersonal and organizational skills required.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods, bend regularly, and regularly lift, push, and pull items weighing up to 20 pounds.

Akron Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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