Food and Nutrition - Baystate Health

Req#: R30849
Category(s): Trades/Engineering/Facilities, Food and Nutrition
Full Time / Part Time: Per Diem
Shift: Second

Baystate Health, a nationally recognized leader in healthcare quality and safety, is looking for a Part Time/Per Diem Restaurant Associate to join our Food and Nutrition Services team in Springfield, MA.


  • Per Diem, 2nd Shift

  • Every other weekend shifts may be required


  • Baystate Main Campus
  • Springfield, MA


  • Generous PTO – up to 25 days in the first year, with scheduled earned increases
  • Continuing education support and reimbursement
  • First Time Home Buyers Financial Packages
  • Farm Share Memberships
  • 403b retirement company match & annual company contribution increase based on years of service
  • Free money coach advice from a certified professional
  • Wellbeing programs that include but are not limited to mental, physical, and financial health
  • Pet, home, auto and personal insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Reimbursement for a variety of wellbeing activities, included but limited to gym membership and equipment, personal trainer, massage and so much more!
  • Wellbeing programs that include but are not limited to mental, physical, and financial health

Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ only academic center and tertiary care provider has a long and proud tradition of continuous learning and improvement. We educate and train hundreds of healthcare workers every year and advance knowledge about new approaches to care. At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff.  We are committed to increasing diverse representation across our organization. Together our inspired and compassionate teams manage the whole health needs of all communities in need.  


  • 1-3 years culinary experience
  • Ability to multitask
  • Computer literate      
  • Experience in hospitality industry preferred but not required

We strive to be the place where we can help you build the career you deserve – apply today – YOU belong at Baystate!


We offer competitive total compensation that includes pay, benefits, and other recognition programs for our employees. The base pay range shown above considers the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including knowledge/skills; relevant experience and training; education/certifications/licensure; and other business and organizational factors. This base pay range does not include our comprehensive benefits package and any incentive payments that may be applicable to this role.


The Restaurant Associate will complete preparation and serving of food items in a retail restaurant setting. The Restaurant Associate is required to have outstanding customer service skills as it is their responsibility to service the customers of the restaurant while ensuring repeat business. The Restaurant Associate must have the ability to work well on a team as well as be a self-start and work independently.

Job Responsibilities: 

1) Serving customers at various stations such as Deli, Steam/Sautee Station, Salads, Grill, Coffee Station, Prep and Cashiering.

2) Preparation of food items such as; slicing, dicing and mixing of various food items. Utilizing industrial equipment such as; meat slicer, buffalo mixer, food processors and knives of all sizes and shapes.

3) Demonstrates flexibility in being assigned to different positions and stations with in the department.

4) Labels all food product properly according to departmental policy and procedures.

5) Maintains neat and clean uniform and adheres to hair and facial hair restraints according to departmental and the health department standards. Adheres to proper hand washing policy.

6) Promotes good rapport with customers.

7) Demonstrates operational needs of the department and displays team work in assisting their peers.

8) In the absence of the Dish room Attendants, assist in the ware washing of pots and pans, serving trays, utensils and maintaining trash receptacles around the restaurant.

You Belong At Baystate

At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.



GED or HiSET (Required), Vocational


ServSave Food Handlers Certified – ServSafe National Restaurant Association

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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