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Food Service Worker I, As Needed

Creve Coeur, MO
Nutrition and Food Service

Job Description

Job ID: 1172182
Employment Status: PRN
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital has been bringing world-class health care to west St. Louis County since 1989. Conveniently located just west of I-270 and Olive, our campus is committed to offering a unique model that is a mix of private, academic, and BJC Medical Group physicians.

The Dietary department committed to promoting healthy food options for patients, visitors and the community by providing a variety of meal plans to meet the needs of our patients. We offer ""Catering to You"" a program that brings hospitality hosts and hostesses to each patient¿s room to discuss the menu offerings, take their order and assemble, deliver and retrieve their tray. Our cafeteria is open daily, serving patients, visitors and staff.

Join Us!

Role Purpose

Responsible for performing a variety of food service functions such as preparation of food, setting up of service areas with food, utensils, and garnishments, food portioning, serving, sanitation, operating cash register, assembling patient trays and assisting with customer requests.


  • Serves customers in a professional and friendly manner, and follows food safety and portion guidelines.
  • Assembles meals according to the menu, diet order and correct protocol.
  • Ensures work area is set up and supplies and products are organized before, during and after shift.
  • Cleans and sanitizes work station and utensils.
  • Uses equipment and materials properly and safely.

  • Minimum Requirements


  • No Experience
  • Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

  • Preferred Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer