Food Service Attendant
Competition posting date:
Competition closing date:
Community & Social Services Department, Long Term Care Services
CUPE 503 Inside/Outside
$23.450 to $27.438 per hour (2019 rates of pay)
Carleton Lodge, Garry J. Armstrong and Peter D. Clark.
- You will initially be paid 95% of your starting rate of pay, in accordance with the collective agreement.
Community and Social Services
Responsible for the preparation and/or serving of meals to residents, day centre clients, staff, and
Meals-on-Wheels recipients, and for catering during special events; for the cleaning and maintenance of
Food Services equipment and utensils; and for the disposal of waste, with an emphasis on resident safety
and engagement. Work is performed in accordance with Public Health regulations, Ministry of Long Term
Care Act, 2007 and Food Premises Act.
Education & Experience
Completion of a 1 year Food Service Worker program.
A minimum of six (6) month's experience in institution health care food service.
- Experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for
stipulated academic requirements.
Language, Certificates & Licenses
Must successfully complete the City of Ottawa Public Health Food Handler's course within the time
prescribed by management.
The successful candidate will be required to complete a Police Record Check to the City of Ottawa’s
English oral, reading, writing required.
- Knowledge of the Canada Food Guide, Ontario Public Health Act (Health Protection and Promotion
Food Premises), Ministry of Health Long Term Care Act 2007, Food Premises and the "Sanitation
Code" for Canada's Food Industry.
- WHMIS guidelines
- Hazardous Analysis Critical Control Point guidelines (HACCP)
- Knowledge of applicable health and safety legislation, including the rights and duties of workers
Competencies & Skills
- Take direction, learn procedures, and perform routine duties
- Lift safely and use aides where possible
- Work under deadline pressures
- Organize work
- Ability to lift up to 30 lbs
- Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time
- Ability to push/pull over 30 lbs
If this opportunity matches your interest and profile please apply online by using the "Apply"
button. If this is your first online application please refer to our resources on how to apply for jobs online.
We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected to continue in the selection process
will be contacted.
The City of Ottawa is committed to providing quality services by establishing a qualified workforce that
reflects the diverse population it serves. The City encourages applications from all qualified individuals.
Accessible formats and communication supports are available upon request. Please contact the
HR Service Centre at 613-580-2424, extension 47411.