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Job Description

Job Title: Food Service Attendant
Job ID: 200001N4
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Shift: Variable
Facility: UPMC Cole
Department: Food Services
Location: 1001 E. Second Street, Coudersport PA 16915


Are you interested in a position that offers opportunities to grow?  Do you enjoy working "hands on" in a team environment?  Good news! Our team at UPMC Cole is growing, and we have openings for Casual, Food Service Attendants! These positions require rotating weekend and holiday working shifts, so flexibility is preferred.  If you’re ready to take on new challenges, explore this opportunity with us today!


As a Food Service Attendant you will be responsible for the timely assembly, final preparation and service of nutritionally-appropriate and attractive meals. It is also important to practice appropriate food handling techniques and food safety procedures in all aspects of the job. While also demonstrating excellent customer service on a consistent basis.


  • Assures the necessary food and service equipment / utensils are secured for assigned area prior to meal service.
  • Adheres to department procedures regarding the operation of all food service equipment.
  • May also perform the following job responsibilities based on Facility/Department requirements: Inventories and stocks bulk supplies, following established procedures and designated timeframes. Patient Service Specific Responsibility: Serves patient meal tray using the designated department script, to include proper patient identification. Bus tables and sanitize tables and chairs. Deliver meals to residents' rooms when requested. Set tables for the following meal according to the Food Service Guidelines Manual.
  • Assembles and serves meals according to diet orders, menus and patient / guest specific requirements.
  • Maintains food safety and quality as mandated by PA Department of Health/Allegheny County Health Department/PA Department of Welfare (where applicable)
  • Adheres to hand hygiene and infection control procedures on a consistent basis when interacting with customers.
  •  Performs sanitation for assigned work area in accordance with departmental procedures and health department guidelines



  • High School Diploma or GED or currently enrolled in high school program preferred;
  • One year previous job experience required in lieu of High school diploma/GED preferred. 
  • Work permit required if under 18 years old.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

Act 33 with renewal

Act 34 with renewal

Act 73 with renewal

OAPSA Clearance

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Salary Range: $10.50 to $19.44 / hour

Union Position: Non Union

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