Job Description

Job Title: Food Service Worker
Job ID: 678192
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Western Psychiatric Institute
Department: Rons Place
Location: 5231 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15224


This position provides for accurately registering all sales of restaurant customers while maintaining security of all monies in and around the cash registers through the work shift.  This position will be Monday-Friday, standard business hours. 

  • Adhere to health code guidelines.
  • Collect money from cash customers and returns change accurately in accordance with established cash handling procedures.
  • Complete supply inventory. Order supplies as necessary.
  • Conduct cleaning duties.
  • Demonstrate proficiency and flexibility, to be able to communicate appropriately and respectfully to the public and to mental health consumers, and will be expected to maintain a good working relationship with co-workers, case managers and other individuals within the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
  • Ensure food products are charged accurately by consistently checking the portion sizes and by asking all customers to open all Styrofoam containers to verify contents according to department procedure. Notifies supervisor/ manager of any discrepancies immediately.
  • Follow department dress code guidelines consistently.
  • Follow guidelines established in regard to shift coverage and call off procedure.
  • Give all customers a receipt as proof of payment.
  • Maintain work areas in a clean and orderly condition according to HACCP guidelines.
  • Perform in accordance with system competencies/ behaviors.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Record miscellaneous non-monetary purchases accurately.
  • Set up cashier's station at the beginning of the shift and maintains funds appropriately throughout shift.
  • Specify factors or standards which will be used in measuring and appraising the performance of the employee in this position.
  • The standards which are used in measuring this employee's performance are the accuracy, efficiency and speed in which tasks are completed.


  • High school Diploma or equivalent preferred 
  • Must possess the ability to accurately count and perform basic mathematical functions
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $0 to $0

Union Position: No

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