Join us as Food Production Manager

Food Production Manager

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre in Eastern Passage, NS, Canada

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location: Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Job Category: Facility Support
Position Available: Full Time

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: As part of the leadership team, Ocean View is currently seeking a highly motivated individual who has strong management and interpersonal skills, leadership ability, and several years’ experience working in a healthcare setting.  Reporting to the Director of Therapeutic Services the incumbent is accountable for; managing the day-to-day operations of the Food Production Department; managing fiscal, human and material resources; identifying and implementing innovative approaches to achieve departmental objectives; active participation on teams and committees; equipment procurement and, maintaining compliance with all legislative and regulatory requirements. 


  • Minimum Diploma in a related Food Services Management program such as the Food Service and Nutrition Management program (Canadian Health Association)
  • Preferred Degree in related Food Services or Management at a recognized university/college
  • Experience in Food Service Management in a unionized environment
  • Demonstrated time management and organizational skills
  • Recent completion of National Sanitation Program including working knowledge and experience in HACCP procedures.
  • Demonstrates creative problem-solving ability; ability to work collaboratively with other disciplines and committees
  • Working knowledge of WHMIS legislation.
  • Experience working in maintaining a safe & sanitary work environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis.
  • Knowledge of therapeutic and familiar with dietary requirements of geriatric resident
  • Ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis
  • Previous institutional experience preferred                                                   

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre Offers:

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

Benefits: We offer a comprehensive compensation package including: a pension plan, attractive benefits plan, and a competitive salary

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

Please direct all applications to:
Human Resources
Or Fax to: 902-465-4929