Casual Cook Position at Salvation Army Red Deer Church

at The Salvation Army Red Deer Church & Community Ministries (view profile)
Location 4837 - 54 Street, Red Deer, Canada
Date Posted May 10, 2022
Category Other
Job Type Part-time


The Salvation Army Red Deer Church & Community Ministries has a job opening for a Casual/As Needed Cook. The Cook prepares and serves a nutritious meal in accordance with applicable food service and safety regulations. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: • Prep / Cook meals for our Seniors Lunch Program (prep is typically done on Thursdays and cooking and serving done on Fridays) • Track food inventory • Place food supply orders with Supervisor • May be required to pick up food supplies • Assist in the set-up of guest tables, serving tables, chaffing dishes and serving utensils • Keep kitchen work surfaces clean and sanitized, and adhere to proper standards of hygiene and safe handling of foods while preparing and serving of meals QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: *NOTE: For some jobs, you may be required to provide validated educational documentation. Education/Certifications: • High School Diploma or Equivalent • Food Handlers Certificate, Standard First Aid &WHMIS Training an asset but not required. Experience: • 2-3 Year prior related cooking experience Note: Alternative combinations of education and experience may be considered. Required Skills/Capabilities: • The performance of the job requires frequent attention to the preparation of food, reading recipes, adhering to safety procedures and regulations, and occasionally ordering supplies. • Job requires frequent amount of standing and walking. • Ability to work independently • Good organizational and time management skills, ability to follow detailed instructions • Lifting of up to 50 pounds may be required. • Providing direction and checking on staff/volunteers Successful candidates, prior to hiring, may be required to provide: • Background check consent • A clear Criminal Record Check • A clean drivers abstract DAYS and HOURS of work: Casual / As Needed Basis – 0-12 hours per week depending on programs operating (with a potential for additional hours), typically weekdays, with July and August off. The Salvation Army offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment process. If you are contacted to participate in an interview or screening process, please advise us if you require accommodation. We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted