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Job Details

Cook

Employer

KARA Family Resource Centre

Date Posted

November 23, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $21.57 hourly
  • Work Hours 20 to 30 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 07, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

KARA Family Resource Centre

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work setting

Social and family service agency

Cook categories

Cook (general)

Tasks

  • Prepare and cook complete meals or individual dishes and foods
  • Prepare dishes for customers with food allergies or intolerances
  • Plan menus, determine size of food portions, estimate food requirements and costs, and monitor and order supplies
  • Inspect kitchens and food service areas
  • Order supplies and equipment
  • Supervise kitchen staff and helpers
  • Maintain inventory and records of food, supplies and equipment
  • Clean kitchen and work areas
  • Resolve work related problems
  • Read and interpret specifications or follow verbal instructions

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Safe Food Handling certificate
  • Food Safety Certificate

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Child Abuse Registry check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Work under pressure

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Other benefits

Free parking available


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Cook is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Cooks
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to monitor food and supplier inventory

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to prepare and cook complete meals and individual dishes and foods, and to prepare and cook special meals for patients as instructed by dietitians and chefs

directive

Interest in supervising kitchen helpers; and in overseeing subordinate personnel in the preparation, cooking and handling of food

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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