Cook Position
Tillsonburg Retirement
Tillsonburg, ON

Position summary: The Dietary Associate cooks and serves up Residents food and beverages in accordance with Lifetimes Living Inc. policies and individual’s needs and preferences and in compliance with regulatory requirements.

Our Values:

PEOPLE

P – Participation

E – Excellence

O – Openness

P – Performance

L – Longevity

E – Efficient Use of Resources

Essential Duties:

1. Serves and delivers meals to Residents in a pleasant and courteous manner

2. cooks and plates of food as requested

3. Ensures the Resident’s likes and dislikes are respected and knows and adheres to special dietary requirements of the Residents

4. Removes dirty dishes from tables and cleans and resets tables

5. Loads, operates and empties dishwasher

6. Attends associates education as required

7. Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Experience:

1. Completion of a recognized food handler training program is required

2. Knowledgeable about proper food handling and storage procedures

3. Ability to understand and follow orders so as to serve food correctly and attractively

4. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

5. Must be empathetic

6.Familiar with the provisions of the Occupational Health & Safety Act

7. Minimum two years cooking experience

Work Environment:

We are committed to maintaining a safe and healthy work environment, in accordance with industry standards and in compliance with legislative requirements, which includes taking steps to prevent/ minimize occupational injury and illness. We are also committed to meet the standards of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), should you require accommodation of any nature please notify us in order that we may provide equal access for this opportunity.

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Experience:

  • cooking: 2 years (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Food Handler or equivalent (Required)