Mercy Cafeteria Technician II* in Springfield, Missouri


We’re a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.



Represents Mercy and the department in a positive manner by following all Mercy Service Standards when dealing with customers and co-workers.

Sets up, organizes, and stocks work areas. Uses FIFO method when stocking areas.

Maintains accurate and adequate sanitation, health, and safety records as required by policy and procedure.

Knows, applies, and maintains a high level of sanitation and food handling.

Maintains proper portion control by serving food in correct proportion, weighing and measuring ingredients properly, and following department approved recipes.

Knows and applies quality standards when cooking and presenting food for sale.

Knowledge and ability to use cooking equipment such as grills, steamer, microwave, inpinger, and combination ovens.

Organized and able to work on several orders simultaneously.

Provides excellent customer service and handles requests in a timely, efficient manner.

Operates cash register using department and hospital standards.

Wears proper personal protective equipment when appropriate.

Disassembles and cleans equipment.

Wears clothing and Health System badge consistent with dress code, attends to personal hygiene, and keeps a clean, well groomed appearance.

Performs additional duties as assigned.


Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

  • No education requirement

  • ServSafe within 6 months and Food Handlers with 90 days

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

Requisition ID 2016-733971

Category Support Services

Position Type Part Time

Shift(s) Days, Evenings, Holidays, Nights, Varies/Rotating, Weekends

Department Cafeteria

Location US - MO - Springfield