Culinary Careers | Salem Health
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Culinary Careers at Salem Health

Join Salem Health’s culinary team and make a difference in the lives of our patients, their families, community members and staff. We are looking for high-energy, professional cooks, baristas and cashiers.

When you think of hospital dining, you might imagine bland, large-batch food. But at Salem Health, we offer delightful and flavorful made-to-order options every day! Also, we serve countless fresh-prepared items in the grab and go sections of our bistros and espresso shop.

We pride ourselves on serving food that nourishes and puts smiles on the faces of our customers. If you have a culinary background and a passion for providing stellar customer service, our culinary team may be the perfect fit for you.

Service areas

  • Creekside Dining

  • Lobby Bistro

  • Express Yourself

  • Garden Bistro

  • Catering

  • Room service

By the numbers

  • 60,000: The number of meals we serve each month at our gift shop, coffee shop, mid-sized bistro and full-scale restaurant.
  • 200: Maximum capacity for guests at Creekside Dining.
  • 95 percent: Our baseline customer satisfaction survey score.


Many of our culinary staff have worked at Salem Health for more than a decade. We have regular, set hours that you may not find in other restaurants. Salem Health offers excellent medical, dental and retirement benefits. In addition, our staff is fun and friendly. Check out what some of our talented team members say about Salem Health: