Job Information
Calgary, AB 165 Days Ago
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Food Service
Posted: 2018-11-08
Employer: Taste Cafe

1806442 Alberta Ltd o/a Taste Cafe is looking for a Cook (permanent / full time position).

  • Job title: Cook (NOC 6322)
  • Terms of employment: Permanent & Full time Position
  • Location: 201 - 440 2nd Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 5E9

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Keep kitchen and food handling area clean with proper regulation and procedure
  • Plan menus, determine size of food portions, estimate food requirements and costs, and monitor and order supplies
  • Place purchase orders and/or requisitions for procuring necessary, food ingredients, supplies, etc. required for menu preparation
  • Maintain inventory and records of food ingredients, supplies and equipment
  • Estimate expected food consumption and requirement
  • Prepare and cook complete meals or individual dishes and foods
  • Schedule and supervise kitchen helpers
  • Prepare dishes for customers with food allergies or intolerance
  • Weigh, measure and mix ingredients according to recipes or personal judgment, using various kitchen utensils and equipment
  • Train kitchen staff in preparation, cooking and handling of food
  • Maintain sanitation, health, and safety standards in work areas
  • Train kitchen staff in preparation, cooking and handling of food
  • Oversee kitchen operations
  • Maintain inventory and records of food, supplies and equipment
  • Check the quantity and quality of received products
  • Prepare and cook complete meals or individual dishes and foods, which include sauces, soups, salads, vegetables, meats
  • Determine food portions and develop menus
  • Season and cook food according to recipes or personal judgment and experience
  • Inspect kitchen and food service areas
  • Coordinate work activities and schedules of kitchen staff engaged in food preparation

Academic, Training and Experience Qualifications

  • Secondary school graduation certificate required
  • Several years (minimum 2 years) of previous experience in commercial cooking industry required

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast paced environment, Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Combination of sitting, standing and walking, Standing for extended period of time, Attention to details, bending, couching, kneeling


  • Salary: $15.00 per hour for minimum 30 hours a week at 52 weeks a year

Flexible Working Hours

  • Day, Afternoon


  • Vacation pay: 10 days paid vacation or 4% remuneration of total gross salary

Please send your resume at

** 1806442 Alberta Ltd o/a Taste Cafe hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply including women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, New Immigrants, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the company. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority **


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