Food Services Officer ID: 58453

Deadline Date: 2019/05/05

Location: Thunder Bay

What can I expect to do in this role? In this role you will:

  • Provide team leadership within the cooking operation for the correctional institution
  • Provide direction and support to inmate helpers
  • Prepare and assemble meals
  • Maintain an inventory of supplies
  • Ensure the safety and security of helpers, staff and equipment
  • Maintain proper sanitary conditions in the kitchen area
Posting Date:
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 Hwy 61 S , Thunder Bay
Start Date:
 
Identifier:
 newJobs
Type:
 Casual
Hours:
 0-40
Wage:
 $21.66 - $23.41 Per Hour
Number of positions:
 3
Days of work:
 
Occupation:
 
Duties:
 In this role you will:
- Provide team leadership within the cooking operation for the correctional institution
- Provide direction and support to inmate helpers
- Prepare and assemble meals
- Maintain an inventory of supplies
- Ensure the safety and security of helpers, staff and equipment
- Maintain proper sanitary conditions in the kitchen area
Qualifications:
Mandatory
- Possession of a Food Handler Certificate recognized by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and/or demonstrated equivalent level of knowledge and experience in volume cooking
- Current First Aid and Heartsaver Certificates (or ability to obtain)
- Ability to work shift work, weekends, and holidays Food Services Knowledge and Skills
- You have knowledge of general and volume cooking/baking methods and procedures
- You have experience with food preparation and storage procedures/methods
- You have knowledge of portion control standards
- You have experience preparing a variety of foods and restricted diets
- You know food safety practices and proper use of kitchen equipment
- You understand and can apply health and safety practices and standards (such as Occupational Health and Safety Act, WHMIS, Public Health Act, Health Protection and Promotion Act, Sanitation Code for Canada's Food Industry, etc.)
- You are able to maintain the safety and security of the kitchen
Team Leadership and Communication Skills
- You can provide instruction to inmate helpers
- You have demonstrated tact and diplomacy to work with ministry staff, inmate helpers, and service providers to address issues
- You have written communication skills to prepare various reports
- You have analytical and problem-solving skills to identify, assess, and resolve workplace hazards, equipment malfunctions, and food service issues
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Closing Date/Apply by:
2019/05/05
How To Apply:
This job ad is posted until filled. Please refer to original ad on the OPS Career website to check if we are still accepting applications or if the posting has officially closed. You can check by going to www.ontario.ca/careers and searching for Job ID#132428

Employer Contact Information

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City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 ON
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