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Cafe Cashier - Food & Nutrition

Req #:  114003
Facility:  Good Samaritan Hospital
Department:  Dietary/Food Service
City:  Downers Grove
Posting Budget Status:  Day/PM
Shift Type:  Part Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  0.6

Over its nearly 40-year history, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital has evolved into a recognized national leader in health care. Good Samaritan Hospital has been named to the 100 Top Hospitals list six times and is the only health care organization in the state to earn the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, achieving the honor in 2010. Good Samaritan Hospital features DuPage County’s only Level I trauma center, a certified Level III neonatal intensive care unit and received the American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence. A range of services are offered at the hospital, including cardiology, oncology, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, general surgery, gastroenterology, stroke care, obstetrics and gynecology, and low-dose diagnostic imaging. Good Samaritan Hospital is part of Advocate Health Care.

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  • Good Samaritan Hospital – Downers Grove
  • Day/PM Shift
  • Part Time - .6 (48 hours biweekly)


To input customers' purchases from cafes into register. Calculates daily register information and processes forms based on the same. Performs cafeteria food service worker daily operations as necessary.


  • Demonstrates the ability to ensure the quality and accuracy of department operations by monitoring daily cafe activities
  • Participation in self development by attending mandatory inservices and education programs appropriate to the goals and needs of the department
  • Coordinates daily cafe procedures as necessary

Position Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • One year previous cash handling experience preferred.
  • Previous food service experience preferred.
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Reading, writing, mathematical computation such as those normally acquired with high school or equivalent.
  • Ability to speak English sufficiently to perform job responsibilities
  • Ability to work a cash register
  • Some transporting of objects up to 25 lbs.
  • This requirement supersedes any previous lifting requirement effective 08/01/2014. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For lifts over 35 pounds, lifting equipment is expected to be used or lift with at least one other associate when available. Unique lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case by case basis.

About Advocate Health Care


Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago