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Cold Food Production Worker

Req #:  109560
Facility:  Condell Medical Center
Department:  Dietary/Food Service
City:  Libertyville
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Part Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  0.5

Advocate Condell Medical Center has been providing high quality care to residents in the north suburbs for more than 85 years. It is the largest health care provider and only Level I trauma center in Lake County, Illinois. Advocate Condell is a non-profit, acute care hospital offering a full spectrum of medical services. This includes everything from obstetrics, radiology services and rehabilitation to open heart surgery, neurosurgery and oncology.

Advocate Condell has been named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health Analytics three times, and was recently awarded the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) prestigious Magnet designation.  This designation is the highest honor and level of recognition ANCC awards to nursing services in national and international health care.  Magnet designation is the gold standard by which nursing and patient care is measured. 

Advocate Condell is accredited by DNV Healthcare as a Primary Stroke Center and also features an emergency department approved for pediatrics backed by the resources of Advocate Children’s Hospital.”


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Position: Cold Food Production Worker

Location: Condell Hospital; Libertyville, IL.

Part Time (0.5) - 20 hours a week, Day Shift

  • 6:00am - 3:30pm


A Cold Food Production Worker prepares and dishes cold food menu items utilizes standardized recipes, portion controls, and ingredient controls to provide consistent food served to all customers, maintains food cost through the use of ‘first in, first out' food rotation, safe food handling, recording of production amounts and utilizing carryovers. Great opportunity for someone looking for more responsibility, and/or a career in cooking/culinary. 


Position Requirements:

  • Preferred one year of healthcare/trayline experience
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Purchasing, cash handling, customer service
  • Preferred State of Illinois Department of Public Health Food Sanitation Certificate.
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Handle working in various room temperatures
  • Numerous occasions of bending and/or lifting, as related to essential job activities
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally with assistance and/or 20 to 35 pounds frequently and/or 10 to 20 pounds constantly.
  • Be able to function safely around wet, slippery floors
  • Safely deal cleaning chemicals
  • Subject to cuts and burns--nature of the job
  • Various shifts and work positions

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.


  • Training
  • Quality Food Preparation
  • Guest Relations
  • Safe Food Handling Procedures
  • Proper Time Management
  • Responsible Cost Controls



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