Title:  Prep Cook

Requisition #:  475425

Ottawa, ON, CA, K1S 5B6

Career Area:  Hourly & Seasonal

Job Description

Are you looking for a fun, fast-paced, and rewarding experience? Do you have experience working in food services and are looking for a position in a company that can provide career growth and opportunity? Carleton Dining Services would love to have you on our team!

We are hiring full-time Prep Cooks to join our team at the Food Court on Carleton University campus. As a Prep Cook, you will get to exhibit your cooking and customer service skills by preparing, assembling, and serving food in front of the customer. You will also grow your skillset by being exposed to several cuisines, having the opportunity to learn different preparations, and working with passionate culinary leaders.

What We Offer

  • Health and Dental benefits after 3 months of employment for full-time employees
  • Meal program allows you to eat at a discounted price 
  • Employee Stock Purchase plan program    
  • Group RRSP for qualifying individuals             
  • Employee Referral Program             
  • Training and development 
  • Position advancement opportunities  
  • Employee recognition programs including service awards
  • Strong focus on a safe and healthy work environment
  • Diverse and inclusive workforce 
  • Aramark Scholarship Program which gives scholarship opportunities for dependents of full-time employees

About the Job

  • Assist Sous Chefs and Cooks with preparation of daily menu
  • Cook on the line, grill, and use ovens
  • Prepare stations with food
  • Assembly of cooked products
  • Serve food while providing exceptional customer service
  • Maintain continual cleaning and sanitizing of surrounding work area
  • Assist with culinary auditing, and food safety measures 
  • Ensure adherence to all of Aramark Policies and Procedures
  • May perform other job duties as required

About You

  • Food service experience required
  • Knowledge of food, sanitization, and health and safety standards 
  • Enjoy working with others in a team setting
  • Excellent customer service skills

The selected candidate for this position will need to complete and successfully pass a Criminal Background Check. 

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 http://www.aramarkcareers.com or connect with us on FacebookInstagram and Twitter.