Interior Health
Posted 4 months ago

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Position Summary

Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital in Trail, B.C. is looking for Casual Cooks to join their team! If you have graduated from a 12-month program in quantity cooking, or have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience, apply today!

The successful candidate will have a flexible schedule and will be reasonably available to work all days and shift types, including weekends.

Hours of work: Day shifts from 06:00 to 14:13, 06:00 to 14:00, 09:00 to 17:13, and 09:00 to 17:00

This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements can vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week.

As a team player you will perform a variety of duties within a Food Service Department such as: • Prepares assigned food items by following established menus, recipes and quantity quotas; • Plans preparation and cooking schedule; • Cooks and seasons assigned food and therapeutic diet items such as, soups, sauces, salads, starches, meats and other protein menu items, vegetables and desserts; • Controls portioning of food items to ensure recipe yield meets assigned quantity quotas; • Maintains established food rotations in storage in order to minimize spoilage and waste; • Cleans cooking area and equipment; • Assigns tasks to designated food service workers and provides related training and orientation; • Checks returned diet trays for items not consumed and makes substitutions according to therapeutic diet; • Portions out and serves food and beverages within dining areas; • Performs other related duties.

Located on the banks of the Columbia River, the quaint city of Trail is known for being the commercial, financial and industrial center of the South Kootenay region. If you love the great outdoors and wish to be part of an amazing community, then this is the place to be!

Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!


Education, Training and Experience: • Graduation from a recognized 12-month program in quantity cooking, or; • An equivalent combination of education, training and experience

Skills and Abilities: • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. • Ability to deal with others effectively. • Physical ability to carry out the duties of this position. • Ability to organize work. • Ability to operate related equipment.

Please Note • We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes. • Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.

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