Assistant Cook

Government of the Northwest Territories - Behchokǫ̀, NT (30+ days ago)

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Department Information
The Tlicho Community Services Agency is a unique organization responsible for the delivery of education, health and social services within the Tlicho region. The Tlicho Community Services Agency's vision 'Strong Like Two People' is a metaphor for the desire by community leadership to build an organization, and create programs and services that recognize the strength and importance of two cultures.

Job Information
Located in Behchoko¿¿¿/Edzo, the Assistant Cook provides food services for approximately 650 students at Chief Jimmy Bruneau School. The Assistant Cook is responsible for ensuring that the school food services meet Territorial, and regional standards, and typically include breakfast, lunch and snack programs.

Reporting to the Head Cook, and under the supervision of the Vice Principal, the Assistant Cook assists with planning, preparing and serving nutritious and well balanced meals while addressing the special needs of the students, visitors and staff that meet the standards set in the TCSA Healthy Foods for Learning Policy, Canada’s Food Guide, and the GNWT Healthy Food for Learning (Anti-Poverty Strategy) Action Plan.

The Assistant Cook is responsible for assisting the Head Cook with daily meal preparation and maintaining kitchen hygienic standards. The incumbent will be in charge of the kitchen in the absence of the Head Cook. The incumbent assists the Head Cook with food purchasing, inventory control, and recycling.

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
The preferred incumbent will have completed a commercial cooking program combined with at least one year of experience in institutional cooking. Experience working with a student population would be an asset.

Limited Competition
This job opening is limited to residents living within 25 kilometres of Behchoko, NT.

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:
Tlicho HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Nishi Khon Building, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 419
X0E 0Y0
Ph. (867) 392-3053
Fax (867) 392-6861