In addition to a competitive rate of pay, AHS currently has a Remote Retention Allowance in place to an annual maximum of $3,000. This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay.
As a Cook I, you will be responsible for food preparation, portion and assembly, and serving of menu items with limited supervision. Your typical duties may include preparing multi-ingredient recipes from raw ingredients using various cooking techniques and established recipes, preparing meals using precooked products utilizing various re-thermalization techniques and ensuring meals are appropriately portioned. You will follow AHS guidelines for quantity and quality controls, food safety standards, and established cleaning and sanitization practices to ensure the cleanliness of cooking equipment and work areas.
Classification: Cook I
Union: AUPE GSS
Department: NZ MCLENNAN HC FdSrvPnt/Rs/Clt
Primary Location: McLennan Sacred Heart Communit
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 30-JAN-2020
Employee Class: Casual/Relief
Date Available: 09-FEB-2020
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: Varied
Shifts per cycle: Varied
Shift Pattern: Days, Weekends
Days Off: Other
Minimum Salary: $22.57
Maximum Salary: $24.83
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent. Physically capable to lift food, supplies and equipment up to 46lbs and must be able to push/pull meal carts up to 250lbs. This position requires you to walk and stand on your feet for the duration of your shift. Food Sanitation and Hygiene Certificate or equivalent.
Additional Required Qualifications:
Food Safe Handling Certificate is required within six months. Ability to work as part of a team, to be organized, perform duties independently and have the ability to work and learn quickly. Demonstrate interpersonal skills and customer service skills. Ability to read, writes, speak and receive instruction in English. Require basic computer skills. Must be physically fit and be able to perform heavy lifting up to 20 kg.
Institutional cook experience and/or Journeyman Cook papers preferred.