Capital District Health Authority Food Production Worker – Food & Nutrition Services Part Time in Halifax, NS

Capital District Health Authority

Branch Halifax NS CA

Food Production Worker – Food & Nutrition Services
Halifax, NS

The Food Production Worker is responsible for food production and service to clients, patients, residents, clients of Meals on Wheels and staff….

Opening Statement

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is the largest provider of health services in Nova Scotia. We are over 22,000 employees who provide health care and support services in hospitals, health centres and community-based programs throughout Nova Scotia.


Please note: This position is located at Twin Oaks Memorial Hospital, approximately 30 minutes outside of Metro.

The Food Production Worker is responsible for food production and service to clients, patients, residents, clients of Meals on Wheels and staff. They are required to wash and store dishes, sanitize equipment and working areas, receive food items and store them properly. Consult with patients and write up likes and dislikes. Keep track of inventory. Prepare and cater foods that are required for meetings.


* Grade XII
* Knowledge of special diets and cooking experience is preferred
* Competencies in other languages an asset, French preferred
* Successful Applicants are required to provide a criminal record check (including Vulnerable Sector Search) to People Services before starting employment and assume any associated costs as a condition of employment.

* Please Note: Frequent physical demands include extensive standing and walking, bending, lifting, pulling and pushing, and transferring/transporting equipment.*

PLEASE NOTE: Applicants relying on education and experience equivalencies must clearly state such equivalencies in their cover letter, resume, or application. Additionally, candidates will not be considered for an interview if applications are incomplete or are missing information

Hours of Work

* Casual Relief Position


Food Production Worker:
$18.7419 – $20.4400 hourly

Closing Statement

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Typically interviews are held within three to four weeks of the closing date.

This is a NSGEU Support Agreement – Support Bargaining unit position. Preference is given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions.

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment at this site.

The Nova Scotia Health Authority policy at this site requires no smoking, vaping or tobacco use on the property or during staff-led patient outings. This means not using any tobacco products, other smoked or heated substances, electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), cigars, pipes, vape pens and other Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) at any time.

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Halifax, NS, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-10
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