Cafeteria Assistant/Custodian - Term Position

Cafeteria Debert, Nova Scotia






Cafeteria Assistant/Custodian

Term Position – Afternoon Shift (3pm 11pm)


Home Hardware is looking for a Cafeteria Assistant/Custodian for a 6-7-month term.


Are you a foodie at heart with a passion for sharing with others?  Are you a well-rounded culinary professional looking to flex your skillsIs your motto A place for everything and everything in its place? Do you like keeping things clean and organizedIf so, check out the below...


Reporting to the Office Services Supervisor/HR Support:


You Will:

  • Assist in the preparation of meals, serving, baking, customer service and general sanitary maintenance of the kitchen and cafeteria area;
  • Assist with serving meals;
  • Assist with handling cash during breaks;
  • Assist with maintaining the cafeteria and kitchen as to cleanliness, condition of equipment and furnishings, food quality and ensures adherence to established standards;
  • Provide coverage for all absences in the cafeteria on the day shift, afternoon shift or night shift as required;
  • Mop, scrub and vacuum floors;
  • Collect garbage and recycling materials and delivering them to the proper areas for disposal;
  • Maintain washrooms by regularly cleaning and disinfecting;
  • Clean and dust furniture;
  • Other duties as assigned.


You Bring:

  • A willingness to work in the cafeteria on the Day Shift(7am to 3pm), the Afternoon Shift(3pm to 11pm) or Night Shift(11pm to 7am) to cover absences as necessary.
  • Experience in food preparation and basic knowledge of cafeteria functions;
  • Food Handler Certification or must be willing to obtain;
  • Familiarity with proper sanitary practices of maintenance of kitchen and handling of food;
  • Good communication and customer service skills;
  • The ability to perform heavy lifting, stand and walk for extended periods of time;
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision;
  • Experience in industrial or commercial cleaning an asset;
  • A willingness to work additional hours if needed


If you or someone you know is interested in applying for this position, please submit an updated resume to Human Resources at [email protected], no later than May 31, 2022.