Seasons Retirement Communities Owen Sound is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated individual to fill the role of Cook. This is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to be part of a team that produces meals for residents and guests using production checks and standardized recipes.The successful candidate will be responsible for areas including:
In addition, the successful candidate will be required to promote high quality care while maintaining a safe and healthy environment for residents, resident families, and visitors. The work requires standing for extended periods of time, and lifting and carrying heavy trays and items.Strong interpersonal skills are essential, as is excellence in achieving continuous quality improvements. Previous experience in a food preparation environment is preferred.
Must be able to read and communicate effectively. Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions. Demonstrated empathy and understanding of the needs of seniors. Effective interpersonal relationship and conflict resolution skills. Ability to organize work and work under strict time constraints. Must have a high standard of hygiene and cleanliness. Must be able to operate related equipment. Must be able to respond to emergency situations. Must have current Safe Food Handler’s Certification.
All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. As a condition of employment, a Criminal Record Search which may include a vulnerable sector screen, will be required.