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Competition Number N#
Position Title Cook II
Position Overview
The Cook is responsible for preparing and serving high quality meals  for Meal Program participants at the Downtown Community Centre. Functions will include  meal preparations and cooking, serving, storage,  equipment care, and sanitation/cleanup all while following health department regulations. 

The Cook will provide guidance within defined parameters for the volunteers that are active in the program.

1) Must be reliable with good attitude and employment record.
2) Must have the ability to support and project values compatible with the organization.
3) Must have a minimum of three years previous experience in a related food service environment.
4) Must have a college certificate in the Culinary field and a current safe food handling certificate.
5) Must have proven ability in aspects of a kitchen including; set up and take down of a dining room, cooking, serving, equipment care and sanitation/clean up.
6) Ensures that served meals are of high quality and appropriate to the nutritional needs of older adults.
7) Must have experience delegating tasks and providing guidance to others. Must have an understanding of working with volunteers.
8) Must have demonstrated excellent interpersonal, communication and customer service skills. 9) Must have excellent organizational skills with an ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines and a proven ability to work independently.
10) Must have demonstrated ability to work effectively within a team environment.
11) Must have physical ability to perform duties requiring lifting and moving of physical equipment, cleaning, etc. in addition to being able to stand for the duration of the shift.
12) Must be prepared to produce a satisfactory police records check at your own cost, as a condition of employment.
13) Must have current Standard First Aid certification, CPR and AED certification.

Hours of work: Part time approx. 7 hours per week. Main hours of work are Saturday generally 7 am until 2 pm. May need to cover other shifts during the week to cover additional shifts due to illness, holidays or special functions term.
Department Community Services
Division Community Programs & Services
Job Status Part Time
Posting Added Date 1/9/2014
Posting Closing Date 1/23/2014
Posting Closing Time 11:59pm
Progress Status Receiving Applications
Branch/Location Office Downtown Community Centre
Compensation Range 10.53-14.17 per hour
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