Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Food Service Worker

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

Dish Room

Part Time, 24 hrs/week

Including most weekends and rotating holidays

Shifts can start as early as 5:30am and end as late as 10pm.


Position Description:

  • Cleans and sanitizes all equipment, dishes, trays, and utensils and keeps work area neat.
  • Delivers/assembles stock items and patient trays.
  • Picks up dirty trays according to schedule.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications Required:
•High School graduate or equivalent required.
•Minimum 0-1 year's food service experience required.
•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.


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

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