Food Service Worker – Casual

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of homeless and at-risk youth?  Covenant House Vancouver is the premier provider of residential and support services for our city’s homeless youth, and we are growing! You will be joining a team of dedicated and committed youth workers whose mission is to help at-risk young people move off the streets and on to independence.


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

Brief Description

  • 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


If this sounds like something you’d be interested in and would like to be a part of a family like organisation with excellent growth opportunities, please send us your resume. We also offer a great benefits package, competitive salary and the opportunity to attend a variety of training courses all paid for by Covenant House

Covenant House Vancouver celebrates quality and diversity in the workplace. Our commitment is to ensure equity in employment, and we affirm and welcome applicants from all backgrounds of race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, religion, marital status, family status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation and age, except as prescribed by law.  We encourage applicants from qualified aboriginal persons, persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and others with the skills and knowledge to effectively engage with those from diverse backgrounds


Position Start Date

As soon as possible


Application Due Date

Posting will remain open until filled