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Employment Opportunity


Competition Number: 17-3134
Appointment Type: Temporary Part-time
Start/End: As soon as possible up to April 06, 2018
Workload: 16 hours per week
Tuesday to Friday evenings, 5 to 9 pm
Additional hours, if required, to be submitted on timesheets
Employment Group: Cupe 2
Position: 00607
Location: Nanaimo Campus
  Food Services operates two cafeterias and Campus Caterers and works closely with Culinary Arts, Professional Baking, and Hospitality Management to provide food services to the campus community. Food Services is part of the Ancillary Services team.
Duties: Wash and organize pots, pans, small-wares and cutlery using dishwasher or by hand, in order to support the smooth operation of the kitchen. Ensure dishes are clean, sanitized and ready for use. Maintain daily cleanliness and organization of the dishwashing areas, including simple maintenance on dishwasher. Monitor dishwashing equipment, including cycle temperatures and cleaning chemicals, and reports malfunctions to Supervisor. Assist in other cleaning including clearing dishes, removing garbage, recycling, etc. Maintain a positive and professional relationship with food service staff, instructors and students. May perform other duties such as counting inventory.
Required Qualifications: High school diploma or some high school plus additional training of less than one year. Up-to-date FoodSafe Level One. Minimum six months of recent related experience in a food service position. Physical ability to stand and walk for five to six hours daily in a hot, damp environment. Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs throughout entire shift. Ability to place these items on high and low shelves. Ability to perform physically demanding duties quickly and efficiently. Good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills. Ability to work independently. Good customer service skills. Ability to work within an educational environment.
Preferred Qualifications: Cashier experience. Prep cook experience.
Please Submit: CV/Resume

Short-listed candidates must provide original transcripts, or applicable original certifications at time of interview.
Posting Period: November 07, 2017 - November 13, 2017
Note: Vancouver Island University regrets that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Vancouver Island University embraces the principle of employment equity and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and people of Aboriginal descent.