Oregon Health & Science University

Cashier - Relief

Job Locations US-OR-Portland
Requisition ID
Position Category
Position Type
Job Type
AFSCME union represented
Food and Nutrition
Salary Range
$18.00 - $22.06 per hour
Relief schedule
HR Mission
Drug Testable

Department Overview

Ranked the No. 1 Hospital in Oregon by the U.S. News & World Report, we pride ourselves in not only serving our community with the highest of accolades, but pushing a multifaceted mission that strives of excellence within the OHSU Culture. Find out more here: https://www.ohsu.edu/about/ohsu-vision-mission-and-values and https://youtu.be/6C-lws1q5cY


OHSU is hiring! We offer a variety of benefits on top of joining a thriving organization:

  • Part/Full Time Benefits pending on position
    • Covered 100% for full-time employees and 88% for dependents
  • Several retirement plans to choose from! – Oregon Public Service Retirement Plan and University Pension Plan, voluntary savings plans (403b and 457b)
  • Annual Raises
  • Employee discounts to local and major businesses
  • Growth/Development Opportunities

We want you, apply and work with us today! https://www.ohsu.edu/


The Cashier meets customers, receives monies and makes change in exchange for goods or services; operates a cash register or keeps a cash box. May be required to balance cash and other methods of payment to revenue at shift-end.


This is the first level of a two-level series. This class is distinguished from the higher level by the absence of responsibility for allocating received monies to accounts. At this level, responsibility for the verification of amounts received is limited to verifying an ending cash balance. Employees in this class do not need the knowledge of OHSU payment policies and procedures necessary at the second level.


Cashiers are responsible for helping customers through the entire visit and OHSU Marquam cafes. They interact with customers, great them, inform them of specific menu items, help them find things and make decisions. Ring up their purchase, instruct them to condiment areas, answer general questions about our department and provide directions to other places on Marquam Hill.


Cashiers also stock restaurant items and clean while not ringing in customers. Cashiers may also participate in preparing simple recipes and other food service worker duties including serving food and cleaning up after events.

Function/Duties of Position

Cash Fund Verification. Obtains previously counted cash from a central cashier supply; counts and verifies beginning amount. Employees in this class may record till amounts on the cash count slip.


Cashier Duties. Receives monies or processes credit card purchases for goods and services in a dining area, bookstore, retail store, parking lot or ticket booth; totals purchases and collects correct amounts, issues parking ticket on entrance and collects fee on exit, or takes payment in exchange for a ticket to a performance or event; makes accurate change.


Miscellaneous. Employees in this class perform some but not all of the following: Maintains customer service standards at all times, performs routine food service duties (e.g., cuts cakes and pies into serving size pieces, serves prepared foods, fills condiment and napkin dispensers); provides public with general information and directions; assists with customers’ needs/requests, stocks shelves with books and other store and food service items. Records sanitation and temperature logs. May be assigned to routine and non-routine cleaning tasks (e.g. wiping tables, work area, cleaning food service equipment, watering plants, etc.).

Required Qualifications

  • Work experience or training, which includes the exchange of money for purchases and making change.  Proven prior successful customer service experience.
  • Good understanding of Math, Customer service, Cleanliness and Food service experience
  • Valid Oregon Food handlers Card
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or Associate Degree
  • 2 years of Cashiering Experience
  • Proper Cash counting training, Valid Serve safe certification, previous retail supervisory role
  • Valid Serve Safe Certificate

All are welcome

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

As an organization devoted to the health and well-being of people in Oregon and beyond, OHSU requires its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


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