Cook, Child Care Centre
Faculty of Health and Community Studies

Do you enjoy cooking for children? MacEwan University has an opportunity for a part time cook in the Child Care Centre. Reporting to the Director, Child Care Centre, the incumbent is responsible for the planning and preparation of a hot lunch and two snacks for 40 children between the ages of nineteen (19) months and six (6) years old. This position also requires the incumbent to be involved in menu planning, keeping daily record of food inventory, and ordering groceries.

The successful candidate must have extensive experience and a love of cooking along with excellent knowledge of safe food handling practices. An understanding of nutritional requirements and common food allergies in young children is also important.

Preference will be given to candidates who have a certificate in Culinary Arts with relevant experience. The ability to move, lift, and carry objects up to 15 kilograms is required.

Our team invites applicants who want to work in a friendly work environment that contributes to the healthy development of children. We offer a generous total compensation package that includes: health & dental coverage, time off at Christmas in addition to vacation time. Additional perks include access to university learning, library card and discounted ETS bus pass.

Upon hire, the successful candidate will need to provide a clear security clearance check with vulnerable sector search and child intervention record check. Enrolment in the Alberta Health Services Approved Food Handling course is also required.

This position is included under the MacEwan Staff Association Collective Agreement

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Part-Time Continuing (0.57 FTE)
Scheduled from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Monday to Friday
Salary $18.60 to $24.18 per hour
Closing Date Until Suitable Candidate Is Found
Competition No. 14.08.119 RE-POST
Apply In Person/By Mail MacEwan University
Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
Apply Online Apply Now

Personal Information Collection Notification
Personal information is being collected to determine your qualifications for employment and used to manage the staffing program of Grant MacEwan University. This information is collected, used and protected under the authority of and in accordance with the provisions of the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. It may be provided to non-HR members of a hiring and interview panel if your application advances to that stage of the hiring process. If you have any questions about these arrangements, please contact: Assistant Director, Human Resources, Human Resources Department, University Services Centre, Rm. 10-600, 10700-104 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 4S2 or phone (780) 497-5434.