Food Services Supervisor

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre in Eastern Passage, NS, Canada
Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location: Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Job Category: Food Services, Healthcare
Position Details: Part Time (2)

Facility Description:

Ocean View is a Charitable organization that has been operating since the early 1960’s. We provide a variety of services, predominately for seniors and others folks that need a little extra help in day to day living. Between in care living and community supports, we proudly serve over 500 individuals each year through our 320+ staff and 100+ volunteers. Our vision is to be the “community of choice” for Nova Scotians needing support in a place they call home. We are committed to the highest standards of support and services and we promote a healthy workplace for staff. We foster a healthy work-life balance and use the latest best practice information at all levels. Fully accredited by Accreditation Canada since 1974, our commitment to excellence and safety is unsurpassed.

Job Summary: 

Reporting to the Director of Food Services and Clinical Dietetics, the Food Services Supervisor is responsible to work collaboratively with the Director of Food Services and Clinical Dietetics and other stakeholders to ensure we are providing the best dining experience to our residents.  The Food Services Supervisor is responsible for the supervision of Food Service employees, day to day operations, meal service and delivery.  They will provide the necessary leadership to the Food Services staff to ensure their practice meets the required standards. The supervisor also assists with managing inventory and ordering food, equipment and supplies.  


  • Academic Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Recognized course in Food and Nutrition Management. 
  • Food Service Supervisor Training Course.
  • Experience managing or supervising Food Services staff an asset
  • Three (3) years supervisory experience.
  • Knowledge of WHMIS legislation.
  • Knowledge of institutional food service equipment and procedures.
  • Computer proficiency with MS Office Suite especially Excel
  • Good interpersonal skills.  Ability to interact effectively with residents and staff.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Must be a team player.

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre Offers:

  • Free Parking & on Bus Route
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Comprehensive Orientation
  • A supportive work environment

Salary Range: We offer a comprehensive compensation package including: a pension plan, attractive health benefits plan, and a competitive salary.

Hours of Work: The regular hours of work for this position are intended to be 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. Given the scope and responsibility of the role, on-call availability/flexibility may also be required at times.

Please be aware that OVCCC is a pet friendly environment that is home to several animals including cats, birds, and rabbits.