Department of Public Safety
Casual Cook's Helper
Expression of Interest
The Department of Public Safety is seeking qualified individuals for casual Cook's Helper opportunities in Provincial Correctional Facilities located in Miramichi, Shediac, Saint John, Saint Hilaire, Dalhousie and Fredericton.
Applicants must note on their applications the locations(s) for which they wish to be considered.
The successful candidates will be responsible for performing a variety of cooking and baking tasks in an institutional setting.
receiving and storing of supplies; food handling and preparation; loading food on carts and serving meals; cleaning dishes and kitchen equipment, as well as maintaining a clean and safe work environment.
Related duties will be assigned as they become necessary to the operation of the institution.
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS : High School Diploma or GED supplemented by one (1) year of experience in large quantity cooking and the completion of a recognized food handler course.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Successful candidates will undergo a criminal history clearance as well as a security clearance.
Written and spoken competence in English and French is required for some opportunities; written and spoken competency in English is required for others.
Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration. Please ensure that preferred language for assessment is identified on your resume.
OPERATIONAL REQUIREMENTS : The following operational requirements are also required :
Self-Confidence; Self-Control and Stamina; Client Service Orientation, Flexibility and Initiative.
Résumés should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment.
Hourly rate : $17.96 to $18.49 per hour.