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Title:  Cook 2

Requisition #:  433004

Halifax, NS, CA, B3H 4R2

Career Area:  Hourly & Seasonal

Job Description

Are you passionate about culinary arts? Are you seeking to hone your culinary skills?

Aramark Canada is seeking a Grill Cook to join the Dal Food team at Zoca in the Life Sciences Center!

Reporting to the Manager, the Grill Cook will prep, cook, and serve a variety of food items for the students, faculty and staff who visit Zoca. The Grill Cook will also cover the breaks of their team members at Grille Works, and PizzaPizza.

Job Responsibilities

  • Preps and cooks food in accordance with the menu
  • May use grills, fryers, and ovens
  • Support front line team in serving customers
  • Assures quality, courteous customer service is provided to all customers
  • Record temperatures, label products in accordance with FIFO, complete waste log and cleaning log
  • Maintains continual cleaning and sanitizing of work area
  • Assists with culinary auditing, temperature checking of food items within kitchen, stations, fridge’s and freezers
  • Adheres to Aramark policies and procedures
  • Additional duties may be assigned


  • 2+ years grill or line cook experience required
  • Institutional cooking experience considered an asset
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Ability and desire to work as a part of a team
  • Repetitive motion, long periods of standing, frequently bending, reaching, twisting
  • Flexible; evening and weekend work may be required

This is a union position with SEIU Local 2. Please note the Collective Bargaining Agreement is being negotiated and wages are subject to increase!

This position comes with medical and health benefits, RRSP, employee meal plan, complimentary safety shoes and uniforms, employee stock option purchase plan, 50% reimbursement on educational courses or programs, scholarships for families of employees and professional development opportunities, team events and more!

Aramark Canada Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations for those who require them are available upon request.

About Aramark

Our Mission

Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet.

At Aramark, we believe that every employee should enjoy equal employment opportunity and be free to participate in all aspects of the company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable law.

About Aramark

The people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food, facilities, and uniform services in 19 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you're pursuing - a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work - our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at or connect with us on FacebookInstagram and Twitter.