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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.


Reports to: Chef

Scope: Responsible for the planning and preparation of all baked goods.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Accountable and responsible for maintaining a culture focused on having Safety as a value
  • Ensure all baking items as per the menu plan provided by the Chef and scope of work
  • Coordinate and be responsible for all preparation, production, handling, storage and presentation of all baked items
  • Baked goods include but are not limited to, breakfast pastries (muffins and cinnamon buns), lunch box pastries (cookies and squares), and main meal desserts (cakes, puddings and pies)
  • Ensure adequate quantities of the menu choices are prepared as per the menu plan, and follow all production quotas as set down by the Chef
  • Ensure goods are prepared as close to consumption time as possible
  • Knowledge and experience of both manual and power kitchen tools
  • Supervision of night staff
  • Shall attend all safety meetings and participate in Client and/or Aramark Emergency Response Procedures
  • Additional duties may be assigned

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 16kg 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:

  • 2+ years Baking experience preferably in remote camp or hotel/hospitality industries
  • Journeyman or Red Seal Certification in the Baker trade or equivalent is mandatory
  • Valid WHMIS and Food Safe Advanced Certifications are mandatory, First Aid is an asset
  • Additional certification may be required by work location
  • Must have experience with scratch baking
  • Outstanding communication skills and leadership skills
  • Strong with prioritization and time management
  • Ability and willingness to travel/work long rotations away from home

Send you resume to: hresume@aramark.ca

Employment Type
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
$20-$20 Per hour
Date posted
July 30, 2021
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