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Posting: Food Service Aide - Support Services (Temporary Part Time)

Posted on: November 22, 2021
Closing on: December 20, 2021
Position type: Part-Time, Temporary

Position Summary

To provide the resources required for the operation of the food services area.


Alexandra Hosptial Ingersoll is actively seeking a Food Service Aide for the Support Services Department for a Part time contract for up to 6 months.

Key Responsibilities

  • Utilizes and operates appropriate technical support systems.
  • Perform activities related to patient service and food preparation.
  • Perform beltline activities.
  • Daily cleaning and sanitation of the food services equipment and area.
  • Delivery of meals to patients.
  • Responsible for catering services as required.
  • Responsible for attending relevant continuing education sessions.
  • Responsible for ware washing as well as small wares equipment.
  • Operate equipment in a safe and sanitary condition.
  • Responsible for the safe handling of food to ensure delivery of a quality product.
  • May be required to participate and buddy with other team members for orientation in various food preparation techniques.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of goals and objectives.
  • Participate in decision making process.
  • Apply interpersonal skills that support the philosophies of our organization and our Mission, Vision and Values statement.
  • Is knowledgeable of and applies good safety and sanitation practices.
  • Ensures patient safety and infection prevention and control relating to the position
  • Flexible and rotates activities within Food Service Area as scheduled.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Current Food Handlers Certificate is required.
  • Secondary School Diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Food Service Worker certificate required or enrolled and actively pursuing completion of Food Service Worker certificate and/or food service experience acceptable to the hospital.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in a healthcare setting.
  • Able to do heavy lifting, repetitive motions and standing for long periods of time.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Established initiative and ability to work independently or as a team in a flexible manner.
  • Demonstrated excellent attendance record and work ethic.
  • Knowledge of computer software programs.
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated commitment to privacy and confidentiality.
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis

Other Pertinent Conditions

  • Must be available to work all shifts as required, which may include; weekends, stat holidays, day, evening and night shifts
  • Successful applicants will be required to provide a satisfactory Police Vulnerable Sector Check and meet Health Clearance requirements including full COVID-19 vaccination as a condition of the job offer.
  • Please be advised that as part of the selection process, a reference check will be conducted.
  • Salary Range: As per the UNIFOR Collective Agreement ($24.32 per hour -$24.96 per hour)

Applying to this Position

If you meet the above qualifications and are interested in applying for the above position, forward a resume detailing education and experience to human.resources@ahi.ca. Please reference posting #A21-99 in your application.

We thank all applicants, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. Alexandra Hospital Ingersoll (AHI) is an equal opportunity employer and we value the importance of diversity and dignity in the workplace. We are committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. If you are contacted by AHI regarding a job opportunity, please advise prior to the interview if you require accommodation and we will work with you to make appropriate arrangements.