Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Culinary Associate

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

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 we 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

24 hours/week, variable scheduling including weekends/holidays.


Position Summary:

  • Serves and prepares food for Bistro and patients.
  • Collect money/charges for food items sold in Bistro.
  • Works as a part of a team, helping co-workers during busy times to improve workflow and customer service.
  • May fill in with support services during down time.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High School Graduate or equivalent required. 
  • Minimum 1-2 years Food Service experience required.
  • Institutional/restaurant cooking preferred. 
  • Cashier experience preferred. 
  • Excellent customer service skills.


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

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