Position title
2nd Cook
Description

ARAMARK Remote Workplace Services is looking to hire KITCHEN STAFF for our remote lodges in Northern Ontario. Food Safety certification is required, as well as updated WHMIS. Comprehensive benefit packages are offered. Transportation is provided out of Timmins or Cochrane; a monthly travel allowance is provided for staff who reside further away. Successful candidates should have some experience in the remote or commercial cooking industries. Rotational schedules are typically 2/2, though a 3/1 may be available; with 11-hour shifts.

Responsibilities

Scope: Responsible for assisting the Chef and other cooks with the daily menu preparation.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Accountable and responsible for maintaining a culture focused on having Safety as a value
  • Must be able to safely operate kitchen equipment including but not limited to: slicers, grills and deep fryers
  • Proper food storage, rotation, and discarding of expired foods fall under HACCP and FIFO guidelines
  • Ensure adequate quantities of the menu choices are prepared as per the menu plan, and follow production quotas as set down by the Chef
  • Cooking on the line, grill, oven and fryers
  • Ensure proper tools and guidelines are followed for portioning and sanitation purposes
  • Serving customers
  • Ensure guests/clients at site receive superior customer service
  • Replenish stock including but is not limited to: sandwiches, salads and deserts as needed
  • Breakfast preparation and cooking duties may be required
  • Shall attend all safety meetings and participate in Client and/or Aramark Emergency Response Procedures
  • Additional duties may be assigned
Qualifications

Physical Demands Requirements (Must be able to):

  • Stand for long periods of time with scheduled breaks
  • Short and long distance walking required
  • Use of step stools and stairs
  • Use force when push/pulling carts that weigh an average of 22.5kg
  • Operate kitchen machinery, not exceeding approximately 10.5kg
  • Frequently lift an average weight of approximately 12kg with a maximum of 16kg. On occasion where weight may be greater than 16 kg assistance from another person or a manual lifting aid is mandatory
  • Frequently reach below waist, waist to shoulder and above shoulder with frequent neck/back/torso twisting from left to right without restriction
  • Perform repetitive movements at the wrist including side to side/up or down and multiple grasps of an average 5kg with a maximum of 10kg. Simple, power and fine finger manipulation for duration of scheduled shift

Working Conditions and Environment:

  • Ability to hear and understand verbal instruction as well as other sounds such as safety alarms
  • Ability to communicate effectively; written and orally in English
  • Must be able to see without impairment for inspection purposes and ability to read small text such as product warning labels
  • Exposure to extreme hot and cold environments
  • Ability to work split shifts within a rotational schedule
  • Ability to work and navigate safely in close quarters and congested areas
  • Ability to balance and maintain stability on slippery surfaces
  • Maybe exposed periodically to elevated noise levels and surroundings
  • Ability and willingness to travel/work long rotations away from home

Candidate Requirements:

  • 1+ years Culinary experience preferably in remote camp or hotel/hospitality industries
  • Valid WHMIS and Food Safe Advanced Certifications are mandatory, First Aid Certification is an asset
  • Additional certifications may be required by work location
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Must be able to work effectively and efficiently, supervised and unsupervised
  • Strong with prioritization and time management
  • Ability and willingness to travel/work long rotations away from home
Contacts

Send you resume to: hresume@aramark.ca

Employment Type
Full-time
Job Location
Remote work from: Northern Ontario
Working Hours
Rotational schedules are typically 2/2, though a 3/1 may be available; with 11-hour shifts.
Base Salary
$17-$17 Per hour
Date posted
July 30, 2021
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