Mercy Specialty Food Service Tech* 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 Mercy Service Standards when dealing with customers and co-workers.

Sets up, organizes and stocks work areas using FIFO method.

Presents food products and displays in a visually pleasing manner.

Maintains accurate and adequate records as required by policy and procedure.

Meets department and hospital standards for accurately handling money and operating cash register.

Demonstrates the ability to implement basic cooking processes such as chopping, slicing, steaming, grilling, frying and reheating.

Follows department approved recipes and portions when preparing products.

Demonstrates proper measuring and weighing techniques during food preparation and presentation.

Demonstrates the use and cleaning of the following equipment : knives, slicer, grill, steamers, turbo chef, impinger oven, expression machine and blenders.

Provides timely communications related to needed items and products via email.

Demonstrates proper set up and take down of catering events.

Wears clothing and Heath System badge consistent with dress code, attends to personal hygiene and keep a clean well groomed appearance. Meets Health System attendance standards.

Follows universal precautions and wears personal protective equipment as required.

Performs additional job related duties as assigned.


B ecause 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

  • Customer Service or Food Service experience

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 2016-733973

Category Support Services

Position Type Full Time

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

Department Specialty Food Service

Location US - MO - Springfield