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YMCA Camp Elphinstone - Prep Cook

  • 04 Apr 2019 3:33 PM
    Message # 7260896

    Prep Cook

    YMCA Camp Elphinstone

    1760 YMCA Road

    Gibsons, BC

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    Rate of Pay: $16/hour

    Position Status: Seasonal Contract, Full time

    Terms: March 30 – November 2, 2019 (Fulltime, 5 shifts a week, must be flexible)

    Reports To: Head Chef/Food Services Supervisor

    Nature & Scope

    The Prep Cook works as a part of the camp kitchen staff team to provide support to the Head Chef and cooks with the operation of the YMCA Camp Elphinstone kitchen. He or she will be responsible for preparation, cooking, serving and clean-up of at least two meals a day for 40-450 children and adults.


    ·         Assist with general food preparation and cooking of meals

    ·         Assist with dishwashing

    ·         Assist with inventory and stock

    ·         Assist with serving of meals

    ·         Ensure a high level of quality, cleanliness, and safety in all food preparation

    ·         Providing friendly, professional customer service to participants and staff

    ·         Ensure the safety of all participants, staff, and property by following YMCA standards/policies/procedures and ensuring they are maintained amongst all participants and staff

    ·         Ensure FoodSafe standards are followed at all times

    ·         Making sure weekly and daily cleaning checklists are completed

    ·         Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment

    ·         Ability to stand for a long period of time and lift up to 50 pound


    ·         Current Standard First Aid and CPR-C

    ·         WHIMIS Certification an asset

    ·         Food Safe level 1

    ·         Previous experience in the food service industry preferably a camp environment or equivalent an asset

    ·         Must possess strong communication, interpersonal and organization skills.

    ·         Knowledge of dietary restrictions and allergies

    ·         Ability to work with minimal supervision 


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