DIETARY AIDE / DIETARY ATTENDANT
Nithview Community, Tri-County Mennonite Homes
New Hamburg, ON
About Nithview Community:
Nithview Community is a seniors' community designed to provide several types of accommodation and services. Residents are able to choose the type of accommodation that is most appropriate for their care needs and continue to live within the community of care as their needs change. Emphasis is placed on assisting residents to live life to the fullest in this dynamic residential setting.
WAGE: $17.00 – Dietary Aide
$14.42 – Dietary Attendant shifts
Reporting to the Director of Nutrition Services, the Dietary Aide is responsible for serving food, dishwashing, and other related duties. They are also responsible to assist with food preparation under the cook's direction. We are looking for candidates with a great attitude to join our team.
Food Service Worker Diploma/Certificate or Training program at a recognized post-secondary institution as established by the Ontario College of Applied Arts and Technology Act, 2002 or a registered private career college in Ontario
Food Handler Training Program which has been completed by a Board of Public Health within the past five (5) years
Food serving experience considered an asset.
Strong communication skills both verbal and written
Must be able to relate, communicate and co-operate effectively with staff, residents, residents' families, and the public
Knowledge of basic nutrition and special diet needs of individual residents
Able to operate kitchen utensils and equipment safely and efficiently
Able to work in an environment that is subject to temperature change
Able to tolerate standing and lifting throughout the workday
Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
About Tri-County Mennonite Homes
WHAT WE OFFER:
Full-time, part-time and casual opportunities
Health and dental benefits
Training opportunities and career development
Employee appreciation lunches and events
Employee Assistance Program
An employee Social Committee
Tuition support programs
Employee pricing on meals from our kitchen
A positive and supportive working environment
Tri-County Mennonite Homes is a leader in providing services to seniors and developmentally disabled individuals. With dedicated staff and volunteers, we operate three divisions: Greenwood Court, Nithview Community, and Aldaview Services. Our mission is “Making Every Day Matter”.
Tri-County Mennonite Homes is pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), within our recruitment process. If you require accommodation at any time throughout the recruitment process, please speak with our Human Resources Consultant.