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Cook (Full-Time 3rd shift $500 Sign-On Bonus)

At Lancaster General Health, our culture is what sets us apart and creates a lasting impression of our health system in the community and in the hearts of our patients and their families. A role with us is more than just a job, we ask that you Live Your Legacy at LGH by finding your passion in your everyday role, committing to those you serve, and reaching for your personal best.

We are recognized as 1 of only 9 hospitals in the entire country with awards in Medicare.Gov, LEAPFROG and Healthgrades Americas 50 Best Hospitals. We have attained five year Magnet ® recognition status for the fifth time with the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC) and we are the 2018 recipient of the Foster G. McGaw Prize in recognition of the commitment to community service.

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers a comprehensive benefits package:

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program so that our employees can stay actively engaged and committed to living their legacy every day. Together, we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

Join us and be part of a team that empowers you to do more than your job and encourages you to:

Live Your Passion. Live Your Best. Live Your Commitment. Live Your Legacy.


Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

1030 Food Service - Cafeteria

Supervisory Organization

Food Service-Cafeteria Service



Benefits of Joining Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals as well as a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking in addition to easy access to NJ shoreline or Delaware beaches. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a train ride away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, the downtown shopping and dining district and local sports teams make Lancaster a great place to Live, Work and Play.


Facility: Lancaster General Hospital LGHLG, 
Department: Food Service-Cafeteria Service (1030) 
- Full-time - 36 hrs/wk; 11:30p-7:30a; EOW; EOH 
- Night shift 

Salary: G06 

This position is located in Lancaster, PA. 


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SUMMARY:  Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a full-time third shift Cook. The Cook is responsible for third shift non-patient meal service including supervision of Cafeteria Worker II. Prepares hot food items including cook-to-order grill items.  Assures service is properly set-up.  Documents specified information, submit reports as requested and assures all third shift tasks are completed.

The hours for this position are full-time. Shifts are 11:00 pm – 7:30 am on weeknights and 11:30pm to 9am on the weekend nights. This position rotates every other weekend and every other holiday. This position is located at the LG Hospital.


·Prepares grill items.

·Prepares or reheats soups, entrees and vegetables.

·Serve customers, assuring correct size portion is provided along with appropriate garnish when applicable.

·Maintains equipment and work area in an orderly and sanitary condition at all time, to comply with department and regulatory agency guidelines.

·Assures that service is routinely set-up, that cashiering policies and procedures are adhered to and that catering carts are set-up for the next day.

·Sets-up work area, assuring adequate supplies of food products, utensils and serviceware are available to meet production and service requirements.


·Lancaster General Hospital requires a high school diploma or equivalent (GED).

·One year experience in short order cooking.

·Two years’ experience in short order cooking preferred.


PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.


Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

LGH Full Time Posted on 07/13/2021