Food Services Delivery Personnel – Casual

University of Manitoba - Winnipeg, MB (14 months ago)

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At the University of Manitoba our strength lies in our community — individuals who are driven by curiosity and work together to shape a better world.

Our commitment to discovery encompasses everything we do; from the education we offer students to the workplace we offer employees. Experience top benefits, world-class facilities and a community that inspires one another to carve their own path.

Recognized as one of Manitoba’s Top 25 Employers for the seventh consecutive year and one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers, the U of M is ready to help you take the next step in your career!

The role:

  • Requisitions supplies from the campus/fresh food store room.
  • Practices and documents proper storage and temperature controls of all supplies.
  • Receives and verifies that good received are correct- in quantity, quality and temperature.
  • Secures vehicles and buildings as required.
  • Uses assigned delivery communication as supplied.
  • Ensures cleanliness and sanitation requirements are met for loading dock, storage and common areas as required by food safety standards.
  • Loads and unloads delivery supplies as required for components and catering events
  • Delivers and distributes supplies throughout the department of Dining Services
  • Assists inventory counts with accuracy and records data
  • Practices safe food handling and documents deliveries/temperature controls at events
  • Reports concerns to distributor and/or operational manager
  • Miscellaneous duties as required

The qualifications and experience we’re looking for:

  • High School Diploma is required.
  • Minimum 2 years driving experience is required.
  • Must demonstrate the competent ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Numeracy skills.
  • Accuracy in reporting.
  • Inventory.
  • Provide customer engagement skills.
  • Maintain Food safety standards in receiving and delivery.
  • Must have full medical examination upon request.
  • Standing 65%, sitting 35% of the time.
  • Some heavy lifting required. Must be able to carry a load up to 23kg without strain.
  • Repetitive work and actions may include dish handling, catering event set ups.

Why the University of Manitoba?

Along with being one of Manitoba’s top employers, we are proud to provide a collaborative and enriching work environment. In addition to a strong compensation package with a competitive salary, the University provides an exceptional workplace that includes:

  • Comprehensive group benefits and pension plan.
  • Competitive vacation time.
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program.
  • A full spectrum of professional development opportunities.
  • Access to the university’s state-of-the-art fitness facilities.

Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply today through the University of Manitoba’s career portal, UM Careers where you will find the full job specification:

Closing Date: December 3, 2019

Applications will only be accepted if you apply on UM Careers.

Please note that we are currently looking for causal employment (variable hours), for the full academic year; with layoffs at Christmas, spring, fall and summer (times of University breaks/slow periods).

The University of Manitoba is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact U of M's Diversity and Inclusion Facilitator, Valerie Williams at 204-474-8371.

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provisions of "The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy" (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae will be provided to participating members of the search process.

Job Type: Casual