FOOD SERVICES SHORT-TERM STAFFING (ON-CALL CONTRACTS)

  • Casual
  • Part Time
  • Varies
  • September 30, 2021
  • Salary/Pay: $22.22 - $25.22/HR Depending on Position

Ontario Public Service
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Do you have volume cooking experience and culinary training? If so, the Ministry of the Solicitor General is looking for you to join one of our adult correctional facilities across Ontario to prepare, cook, and assemble standard and special diet meals in an institutional kitchen.

We have an on-going need to recruit for short term, on-call contracts of less than 6 months in duration based on operational needs.

Opportunities may be available in the following cities: Scarborough, Milton, Etobicoke, Brampton, Stratford, Sarnia, Hamilton, Thorold, London, Maidstone, Napanee, Ottawa, Brockville, Lindsay, Penetanguishene, Sault Ste Marie, Fort Frances, Kenora, Monteith, North Bay, Sudbury, Thunder Bay. In your application, please specify the city (or cities) you are interested to work in.

Please note:
• These positions are on-call working 0 to 40 hours per week, and may include weekends and statutory holidays, based on operational requirements and with no minimum guaranteed number of hours per week
• Position will require you to supervise and provide direction to inmate workers

What can I expect to do in this role?
Based on your training, qualifications, experience, and geographic preferences, you may be contacted for either a Food Services Officer (Cook) in one of our Conventional Kitchens or a Food Services Helper (Cook Assistant) in one of our Cook-Chill Operations.

Food Services Officer (Cook) working in one of our conventional kitchens ($23.33 – $25.22 per hour)
(Located in Scarborough, Brampton, Stratford, Sarnia, Hamilton, Thorold, London, Napanee, Sault Ste Marie, Fort Frances, Kenora, Monteith, North Bay, Sudbury, Thunder Bay)

• Prepare and assemble a wide variety of food, including complete meals, restricted diets, salads, snacks and beverages in a large correctional institution
• Oversee proper handling as well as timely production and service of meals
• Ensure proper storage, preparation, and portion control standards are met
• Provide direction and instructions to inmate workers
• Maintain an inventory of supplies
• Ensure the safety and security of the work space, staff, and equipment
• Maintain proper sanitary conditions in the kitchen area
• Other duties as assigned

Food Services Helper (Cook Assistant) working in one of our cook-chill kitchens ($22.22 – $23.89 per hour)
(Located in Etobicoke, Milton, Maidstone, Ottawa, Brockville, Lindsay, Penetanguishene)

• Assist staff with the rethermalization for meal services set-up and delivery
• Maintain proper sanitary conditions in the kitchen
• Follow guidelines of Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point Program in the receipt, preparation, storage, assembly and distribution of food items
• Supervise and instruct inmate workers including writing reports
• Ensure the safety and security of the work space, staff, and equipment
• Perform receiving duties as required
• Supervise and ensure cleanliness of ware washing area
• Other duties as assigned

If you are interested and demonstrate the qualifications outlined below, CLICK HERE to submit an application.

How do I qualify?
Specialized Experience and Skills
• You have training and experience in volume cooking and baking
• You have experience preparing various types of diets (i.e. lifestyle, medical, religious)
• You are knowledgeable in food safety practices as well as workplace health and safety regulations
• You can understand and follow organizational policies and protocols
• You have communication, teamwork, and group leadership skills
• You have problem-solving skills

TO APPLY
If you are interested and demonstrate the qualifications outlined above, CLICK HERE to submit an application.

NOTE
This is a continuous posting based on operational need. This posting may be extended but could close at any time without notice. For more information on this job posting please visit our website by clicking HERE.

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