YMCA-YWCA Outdoor Centre / Camp Thunderbird (Sooke, BC)
Position: Casual (seasonal)
Placement: May 2018
Wage Rate: $13.50 – $20.00 per hour
Nature and Scope:
The Prep Cook provides support required for the operation of one of BC’s busiest YMCA-YWCA residential camps. Reporting to the 1st Cook, the Prep Cook will support the food preparation and clean up processes for our food services department during the Summer Camp and Outdoor Education seasons. This person will provide excellent customer service to all clients and families, school-based programs, and rental groups.
YMCA-YWCA Camp Thunderbird is located in the Sooke area. Due to the seasonal peaks in our operation, the work schedule will flex to accommodate the needs of our clients (early morning or evening shifts will be required). This is classified as a Casual position to the end of August/September (depending on registration levels). This position is entitled to an individual YMCA-YWCA membership.
Food preparation according to FoodSafe standards and to the quality standards of YMCA Canada’s Camping Quality Recommended Practices
Accommodate a variety of dietary needs and allergies
Adhere to all Health and Safety policies and procedures, including following all safety standards
Support inventory, supplies ordering and menu planning processes
Cleaning of food prep and dining areas
Work effectively and as an active member of the staff team, assisting with other duties and responsibilities as required
High School Diploma (Grade 12 completion)
FoodSafe Level 1
Previous relevant work experience
Experience in children’s recreational programs is preferred
Clean Police/RCMP Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening required
Current Standard First Aid and CPR C required
Commitment to Organization Vision and Values
Commitment to Health and Safety
To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to:
YMCA-YWCA of Vancouver Island
1. Application Deadline: This posting will close when suitable candidates have been found.
2. Please indicate in your cover letter how you heard about this position.
3. Internal applicants are expected to inform their supervisor prior to application.
4. We thank all applicants, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
The YMCA-YWCA of Vancouver Island is an equal opportunity employer.