Food Service Worker (Casual)



Job Function:

To assist in preparation and service of meals for youth and staff and maintain order and cleanliness in the food service areas.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist cooks in preparation of food in a safe, hygienic manner
  • Arranges baskets, platters, cereals and soups for brief service and for drop-in
  • Serves a variety of meals to clients as required
  • Prepare ingredients for cooks
  • Wash and clean up dishes and Kitchen equipment daily
  • Cleans and organizes freezers, fridges and storage room weekly
  • Maintain and refill accompaniment containers
  • Prepares bag lunches and snacks for residents
  • Receives and assist driver with in-house food delivery between sites
  • Other duties as assigned


  • 2 Year Basic food preparation experience
  • Food Safe Certificate
  • Ability to work with street youth
  • Capable of carrying out detailed instructions
  • Team Player
  • Organized


Shifts: Coverage for all shifts based on need


Other Information:

  • Preferred Start Date: ASAP

Job Contact Info:

No phone calls please. Please attach a cover letter and resume in your application. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only selected candidates will be contacted.


Covenant House Vancouver hires on the basis of merit and ensures quality and diversity in the workplace. Our commitment is to ensure equity in employment without race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, religion, marital status, family status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation or age, except as prescribed by law. We encourage applicants from qualified aboriginal persons, all genders and sexual orientation, persons with disabilities and others with the skills and knowledge to effectively engage with those from diverse backgrounds.

Please Note: All candidates must successfully complete a criminal records check prior to commencing employment at Covenant House Vancouver.


To apply please send resume and cover letter to:


Posting Start Date

As soon as possible


Application Cut Off Date

Posting will remain open until filled