Green Acres Foundation
  • 22-Feb-2018 to 23-Apr-2018 (PST)
  • Administration
  • Lethbridge, AB, CAN
  • Casual

At Green Acres Foundation Cook II employees assist with the preparation of meals, maintaining kitchen organization and cleanliness in a smooth and efficient manner, safe food handling, and inventory control. Duties inlcude, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Assist with the planning, preparation, and production of appetizing, tasty, and nutritious food appropriate for seniors within the following organizational guidelines:
    • follow the six-week cyclical menu plan, while creatively varying protein component
    • prepare meals and snacks from scratch using as little processed/prepared food as possible
    • emphasize appealing presentation
    • determine appropriate substitutions to comply with Canada Food Guide requirements
    • ensure preparation of adequate meal quantities
    • ensure appropriate meal portions are served
  • Assume responsibility for meal preparation as above in the absence of Cook I or Food Services Supervisor
  • Keep kitchen clean following provincial Food Safety standards
  • Assist with proper rotation of food stock
  • Ensure proper storage of food supplies according to provincial health standards
  • Assist with the Medication Assistance Program as required
  • Respond to emergency calls as required
  • Complete necessary documentation as required
  • Support and adhere to all safe food handling practices
  • Assist with serving and cleanup in the dining room as required
  • Other duties as required


  • Minimum Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Provincial certification in food safety and hygiene
  • Standard First Aid certification
  • WHMIS training


  • Three years cooking experience preferred
  • Bulk cooking experience preferred

 Specific Requirements:

  • Current satisfactory Criminal Record Check

This position is scheduled to commence in May of 2018 and continue until late August of 2018. It is intended that the person in this position will assist in covering vacations and other open Cook shifts in all Green Acres Foundation lodges.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the incumbent(s) of this job. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and activities required of this position.

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