Evergreens Foundation General Cook

The Evergreens Foundation
509 Turret St, Jasper, AB
From $25.24 an hour - Permanent
Job details

From $25.24 an hour
Job type
Shift & schedule
8 hour shift
Day shift
Application Details
Cover letter
Are you looking for a fulfilling career with the ability to shape a better future for seniors? Then, this is the perfect opportunity for you!


Permanent, 4 on 4 off Day Shift position starting hourly rate of $25.24
Great employee benefits, pension plan & EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
Work-life balance along with training and development opportunities
Supportive, community-focused and a fun work environment
Collaborative company culture & excellent levels of support
Employee Benefits: Life Insurance, Extended Health Coverage, Dental Coverage, Disability Plans, Pension Plan, Free Meal, Staff Events, Perks, Corporate Discounts & Many More!


The Evergreens Foundation is a not-for-profit housing management body proudly supporting independent housing in Alberta. We aim to facilitate quality of life for all of our residents, through our senior and social housing facilities located in Hinton, Jasper, Edson, Grade Cache, and Evansburg.

This position will be permanently based at our beautiful Alpine Summit Seniors Lodge in Jasper, Alberta.

To find out more, click here: https://theevergreensfoundation.com/about/


We are currently seeking a General Cook who will be reporting to Chef de Partie and would be responsible for:

Assisting and prepare meals for our residents/seniors, e.g., stocks, soups, salads, sauces, meats, starches, vegetables, proteins, and desserts.
Following prepared menus such as special diets and ensuring a clean and safe working environment.
Adhere to and enforce all appropriate workplace regulations, compliances, and legislation regarding health and safety, food preparation standards, and company policies and procedures.
Ensure all kitchen equipment and tools are being used safely and according to provided direction.
Ensure food is handled, stored, and cooked according to health and safety standards, Safe Food Handling and regulated temperature guidelines.
Be continually aware of, and maintain, the highest standards of professionalism by following the company dress code and/or wearing the company uniform.
Ensure a clean and safe working environment, and actively participate in health and safety initiatives.
Protect the health and safety of others by adopting safe work practices and reporting unsafe conditions immediately.

2 years of experience with volume food preparation
Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands
Ability to work individually as well as part of a team
Demonstrated time management skills
Strong organizational and communication skills
Maintain a professional appearance, demeanor and attitude at all times
Ability to maintain patient and tactful composure in a fast-paced environment
NOTE: The successful candidate must have a clear Vulnerable Sector Check. Hourly rate will be as per The International Union of Operating Engineers, Local Union No. 955.


If this sounds like you, Apply Now submitting your resume and cover letter. We'll contact you to arrange an interview.

For any questions or a detailed position description, please contact our friendly HR Team via our website (https://theevergreensfoundation.com/contact/) for a confidential discussion.

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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: From $25.24 per hour


Company pension
Dental care
Disability insurance
Discounted or free food
Employee assistance program
Extended health care
Life insurance
On-site parking
Paid time off
Vision care

8 hour shift
Work Location: In person