Now Hiring: Meals on Wheels Cook

Published by Karen Mason-Bennett on

NEAT is looking for a full-time cook to support Meals on Wheels and the daily lunch/dinner service at the Seniors Housing Society. Total service is approximately 80 persons, or 120 meals daily.

Job Description

  • Undertake basic cooking duties & prepare main dishes, soup, salads and dessert
  • Prepare cooking ingredients: wash and chop vegetables, cut meat, & perform other meal prep
  • Perform routine kitchen tasks.
  • Portion & serve meals for clients
  • Interact with clients during meal service
  • Label and stock all ingredients on shelves so they are organized and easily accessible.
  • Maintain a clean kitchen: wash dishes, sanitize surfaces, and take out trash/recycling
  • Ensure that all food and other items are stored properly.
  • Comply with nutrition and sanitation guidelines

This position may require a varied workweek schedule. We will do our best to have work days scheduled two weeks in advance.


  • Food Safe Certificate preferred
  • Knowledge of & experience with health and safety rules in a kitchen
  • Knowledge of & experience with basic cooking techniques
  • Organizational skills
  • Patience
  • Manual dexterity
  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure

Due to contract guidelines, preference will be given to candidates that are fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

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