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Title:  Cook

Requisition #:  377353

Halifax, NS, CA, B3H1Z7

Career Area:  Hourly & Seasonal

Job Description

We are hiring!

Aramark Canada is holding an on-site job fair event for various full-time and part-time employment opportunities! Aramark is looking to hire food service worker, General Help, cook, supervisor and more at its dining hall and retail operations. Aramark, a place for career growth and a great opportunity to work within professional teams at Dalhousie University.


Interested! Please join Aramark Canada hire event on Wednesday August 24, 2022

9:00 am – 5:00 pm Atlantic/Canada- (GMT-Time Zone)

On-site Location address:

The Village at Bayers Road

7071 Bayers Road, Entrance #3

Follow through the link provided below!


RSVP-Reserve Your Spot Now!


Are you looking to hone your culinary skills and grow your career? Are you currently in the industry and seeking work-life balance? Aramark Canada is currently seeking a number of Cooks to join the team at Dalhousie University! Reporting to the Residential Dining Manager and Sous-Chef, the Cook is responsible for preparing, cooking and serving a variety of foods in accordance with our menu.

This is a union position with SEIU Local 2 and pays $16.57, however, the Collective Agreement is under negotiation and wages will be subject to increase.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assures quality, courteous customer service is provided to all customers
  • Prep and cooks required items in accordance with menu, using grill, ovens, and fryers 
  • Prep and cook made to order items 
  • Maintains continual cleaning and sanitizing of surrounding work area 
  • Assists with culinary auditing, temperature checking of food items within kitchen, stations, fridge’s and freezers 
  • Adherence to Aramark’s policies and procedures, including Occupational Health and Safety and Food Safety 
  • Provide support and guidance to Food Service Workers with regards to culinary technique and best practice 
  • May perform other duties as assigned 


  • 3+ years prep cook, grill cook, line cook experience 
  • Working toward Red Seal considered an asset 
  • Valid WHMIS, Food Safe Advanced Certification, First Aid Certification considered an asset 
  • Must be able to work effectively and efficiently, supervised and unsupervised 
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull min. 25 lbs 
  • Must be flexible, evening and weekend work may be required 


Aramark Canada offers medical and dental benefits to full and part-time employees who work 21+ hours per week; RRSP; complimentary uniforms and shoes, employee meal plan, employee stock option purchase plan; 50% reimbursement on education/professional development courses and programs (i.e. Red Seal); scholarship opportunities for children of Aramark Canada employees and more!


Aramark Canada is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations for those with disabilities 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.