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Food Worker - Cafeteria Float- Downtown

Posting ID 142632
Department DTH-Food & Nutrition Admin/UIHC Downtown Hospital
Jobcode Food Worker I
Working Title Food Worker - Cafeteria Float- Downtown

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Downtown Campus department of Food & Nutrition is seeking an hourly Kitchen Worker to assist in all dietary non-management positions as scheduled or assigned.


  • Prepares and serves patient meals and snacks on assigned patient care units. Assists patient with tray set-up. Insures that correct items were received and that patient is satisfied with meal.
  • Complies with department, JCAHO, local, state and federal sanitation policies, procedures and regulations to maintain a clean & sanitary work environment.
  • Dismantles and washes soiled patient and cafeteria trays and equipment (ie. pots & pans, utensils). Sorts, stacks, and stores clean dishes, flatware, and equipment.
  • Maintains clean, organized, and sanitary conditions of all work areas by completing all cleaning responsibilities.
  • Serves as cashier. This includes handling money and accurately counting money. Accurately records all monies per department policy.
  • Prepares, serves, resources, and cleans cafeteria tray line, including hot and cold food tables, salad bar, short order grill, beverage and condiment areas.
  • Prepares as assigned, salads, desserts, hot & cold food, washing dishes, baking, answering telephone calls regarding diet changes, emptying trash, cashiering, dishroom responsibilities including heating and/or re-heating food items.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Schedule will vary on 2nd shift

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to read, write and follow instructions - Required


Phone: 319-359-6378
Application Instructions Please send a resume to Emilio Villagrana at
Ad Start Date 05/16/2024
Ad End Date 06/30/2024