Northwood Food Services Worker Permanent – Part Time Part Time in Bedford, NS


Branch Bedford NS CA

Food Services Worker Permanent – Part Time
Bedford, NS

At Northwood, it is not just the care we provide, but also the conversation we have while doing it. Basic Food Safety Certification. Food Services Worker….

Food Services Worker Permanent – Part Time

Northwood is a place of “firsts.” When life changes, and society changes, Northwood leads the way, with our commitment to quality and our promise of service. From new ideas to new technologies, we are empowered to do this, because our focus is on people, not on profit margins. At Northwood, it is not just the care we provide, but also the conversation we have while doing it.

For over 53 years, Northwood has led the way as Nova Scotia’s most dynamic continuing care organization. We are committed to innovation and change. We are recognized both here at home and across Canada as an extraordinary example of the power of social justice. We are looking for a dynamic individual to be a part of our Bedford Campus team for the position of Food Services Worker.

Responsible to the Manager, Support Service the ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:


  • Minimum Grade 12 academic or equivalent
  • Two to three years food service work experience in a long-term health care, hospital, hotel, or restaurant facility.
  • Completion of any of the following:
    • Basic Food Safety Certification
    • Food Service Workers Course or equivalent
    • Basic Food Preparation or equivalent
  • Assets: Experience working with the elderly within a decentralized meal service environment that provided the basic principles and concepts used in all functional areas of a food service operation.
  • Knowledge of food safety, safe food handling and cleaning and sanitizing practices.
  • Must be able to prioritize work, follow oral/written instructions and maintain established resident / client service standards.
  • Must be of sound physical well-being (able to lift 50 lbs at a time), in good general health and able to endure the day-to-day pressures of the position.
  • Must be able to maintain regular and consistent attendance in accordance with the Northwood corporate standard.

Hours/Shift: 32 hours bi-weekly (8 hours shifts – 11:00 am – 7:00 pm) – Days/Evenings

Closing: January 22, 2018

We offer a competitive salary and continuing education opportunities, corporate employee discounts, and a progressive, supportive work environment.

If this exciting opportunity interests you and you would like to discuss employment opportunities contact:

By mail: 130 Eileen Stubbs Ave. Suite 1 South, Dartmouth, NS B3B 2C4

By Fax: (902) 454-3384

To apply electronically, please click on the Apply Now button.

To learn more about Northwood please visit our website www.nwood.ns.ca .

Northwood is proud to be an inclusive employer who encourages diverse applicants. We thank all applicants however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Bedford, NS, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-10
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