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Job Details

Job Number:  57326
Cook - Hyland House Newton
Job Posted: Thursday, 5 September 2019
Closing Date: Saturday, 5 October 2019
(in 19 days)
Options Community Services Society
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Part time
Location: Surrey, BC Salary: Competitive Wage.

Permanent Part-time (14 hours per week)



Hyland House Newton provides emergency shelter for 45 men and women.  Applicants who enjoy cooking and helping out in their community are encouraged to apply.


  • Plan menu in consultation with program staff and within specified budget
  • Prepare balanced meals (lunch and dinner) for approximately 45 people

Education, Training, and Experience

  • Food Safe certification is required.

Job Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to cook for a large group.
  • Good food preparation, budgeting and shopping skills.
  • Ability to work independently, set priorities, manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Non judgmental, respectful, positive, supportive and empowering attitude.
  • Interact with residents in a caring and supportive manner.
  • Ability to work under stressful situations.
  • Community kitchen experience is an asset
  • No relevant criminal record.
  • Be willing and able to work flexible shifts.
How to Apply
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Resumes will be reviewed starting [September 12,
2019] but the posting will remain open until filled and will close without notice.

Please include a cover letter clearly indicating the posting number [#A21434] and outlining your qualifications and related experience for the position.

NOTE: Options Community Services Society is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce. Applicants not selected for an interview will not necessarily be notified. An eligibility list will be maintained for up to 6 months.

No phone calls please.

[Eligible applicants may be offered a casual position].
Contact Details
Andrea Dodd, Program Manager
Options Community Services Society

www:   www.options.bc.ca

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