Food Services Assistant

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location: Eastern Passage
Position Details: Casual (includes weekends & holidays)

THE ABOVE POSITION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OF SHIFT AND UNIT AS NECESSARY TO FACILITATE COVERAGE FOR THE FACILITY.
                        
Organization Description:
Ocean View is a community-governed organization operating a 177 bed Continuing Care Centre, a supporting Foundation, and has services that support seniors living at home and in our community. Our vision is to be the "community of choice for Nova Scotians needing support in a place they call home”. Ocean View is committed to the highest standards of support and services, and promotes a healthy workplace for its 300 staff. The organization fosters a healthy work-life balance and uses the latest best practice information at all levels. Fully accredited by Accreditation Canada since 1974, the organization's commitment to excellence is unsurpassed.
 
Job Summary:
Responsible for the assembly, delivery and service of food and supplies to assigned areas.  The Food Services Assistant is also responsible for maintaining tables, carts, dishes and food service areas in a sanitary condition.
 
Qualifications:          

  • Minimum completion of Grade Twelve (12) required.
  • Experience in maintaining a clean and sanitary food service environment.  Preference to candidates who have recently completed the National Sanitation Program.
  • Knowledge and ability to operate and clean an institutional dishwasher and kitchen equipment.
  • Working knowledge of WHMIS legislation.
  • Must demonstrate good written and oral communication skills and ability to provide excellent service to residents, staff, and visitors of the facility.
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis.
  • Knowledge of therapeutic and familiar with dietary requirements of geriatric residents     

 
Ocean View Continuing Care Centre offers:

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

 
Salary Range: In accordance with current collective agreement between Ocean View and C.U.P.E. Local 1245 for Food Services Assistant position
Schedule: Position requires weekend work. Schedule may change as necessary to ensure coverage.
 
Ocean View is a pet friendly organization, please be aware that this position will be working in an environment where pets live and visit.
 
Please send resume to:
Natalie Hillier, HR Assistant
Ocean View
1909 Caldwell Road
Eastern Passage, NS B3G 1M4
Email: hr@oceanv.ca