TEMPORARY PART TIME DIETARY AIDE/COOK – for approximately 12 months

Posting 292 - 2021

Strathroy, Dietary


Middlesex Hospital Alliance

Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital Site

Posting #292 – 2021

TEMPORARY PART TIME DIETARY AIDE/COOK – for approximately 12 months

Nutrition and Food Services

Job Duties

Position available February 2022
7.5 hour shifts including weekends and statutory holiday rotation  
Serving on the patient  tray line making sure appropriate texture and portions are givenOperating dishwashing equipment and food production equipmentPortioning food for patients/cafeteriaDelivering food carts to the wards and returning them to the dishwashing area Manual pot washingUnpacking food supplies as requiredPerforming cafeteria, vending and catering dutiesSetting up menu cardsOccasional cooking duties, preparing food following standard recipes and safe food handling practices Other related duties, as requested

Job Qualifications:  

  • Previous experience cooking in a Food Services/Hospitality setting
  • Food Handlers certificate required
  • Demonstrated knowledge of  Nutrition, and Safe Food Handling Guidelines
  • Work in a team environment to ensure efficiency and Hospital standards are maintained
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated organizational skills
  • Self-directed
  • Demonstrated excellence in attendance
  • Basic computer skills in a “Windows” environment, including Outlook and Word
  • Understanding and use of good body mechanics
  • Demonstrated ability to lift equipment and supplies weighting up to 16 kg
  • Must provide vaccination records or proof of immunity against measles, mumps rubella and varicella (chicken pox) and proof of 2 COVID-19 vaccinations
  • Must provide documentation of the Tuberculosis skin testing within the previous 3 months

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector police check (original document) completed in the last 12 months.

Qualified individuals interested in this opportunity may submit a resume to Human Resources at humanresources@mha.tvh.ca no later than November 19, 2021

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