Cook & Food Service Worker – Kimberley, B.C.

Cook & Food Service Worker – Kimberley, B.C.

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Author pmnationtalk
Date January 11, 2021
Type Full Time
Company Interior Health Authority
Location Kimberley, BC
Category Medical / Health
Client Interior Health Authority
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Job title :COOK & FOOD SERVICE WORKER – KIMBERLEY, B.C.
Community :KIMBERLEY
Facility :KIMBERLEY SPEC CARE HOME
Status :RELIEF PART TIME (0.71 FTE)
Position Summary

Kimberley Special Care Home is looking for a Relief Part Time dual Cook & Food Service Worker to join their team! – if you have graduated from a 12-month program in quantity cooking, valid Food Safe certificate or have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience…Apply today!

Days of work: Rotating day shifts from 06:45 to 14:15, and 14:00 to 18:00

Cook Duties:

  • Prepares assigned food items by following established menus, recipes and quantity quotas;
  • Plans preparation and cooking schedule;
  • Cooks and seasons assigned food and therapeutic diet items such as, soups, sauces, salads, starches, meats and other protein menu items, vegetables and desserts;
  • Controls portioning of food items to ensure recipe yield meets assigned quantity quotas;
  • Maintains established food rotations in storage in order to minimize spoilage and waste;
  • Cleans cooking area and equipment;
  • Assigns tasks to designated food service workers and provides related training and orientation;
  • Checks returned diet trays for items not consumed and makes substitutions according to therapeutic diet;
  • Portions out and serves food and beverages within dining areas;
  • Performs other related duties.

Food Service Worker Duties:

  • Portioning and serving meals and beverages within a dining room and/or cafeteria operation;
  • Sets tables and trays with items including condiments, utensils, and napkins;
  • Collects and unloads food service wagons;
  • Washing and peeling vegetables and fruit;
  • Prepares items such as meat, fish or poultry for procedures including grinding, flouring and breading;
  • Counts, weighs and/or measures ingredients for assigned food preparation area;
  • Prepares beverages and food items such as sandwich fillings, nourishments and therapeutic diet items including tube feedings and milkshakes;
  • Washing dishes and utensils;
  • Performs cleaning duties such as sweeping and washing floors, cleaning counter tops and tables;
  • Clerical duties such as answering the telephone, running diet sheets off the computer and writing information on menu cards;
  • Receiving supplies and checking goods received against invoices;
  • Takes and records temperature of hot foods at point of service

Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

Qualifications

Cook Qualifications
Education, Training and Experience:

  • Graduation from a recognized 12-month program in quantity cooking, or;
  • An equivalent combination of education, training and experience

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of this position.
  • Ability to organize work.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.

Food Service Worker Qualifications
Education, Training and Experience:

  • Grade 10,
  • One year’s recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Food Safe Certificate

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to organize work
  • Ability to operate related equipment.

**Please Note**

  • We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
  • Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to [email protected] to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.
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