Assistant Cook

May 14 2021
Industries Consulting services
Categories Hospitality, Catering, Tourism, Hospitality, Catering, Tourism, Kitchen
Belleville, ON

Canadian Forces Station Alert – On top of the world!

Nasittuq provides exemplary support services in CFS Alert, situated in the Canadian Arctic. Our highly skilled workforce provides services that include all elements of facilities maintenance, airfield operations, food services, transport and logistical/administrative support to our customer, the Department of National Defence (DND). For more information, visit:

This position is 48 hours per week. Work is carried out in a remote Arctic location with exposure to severe outdoor winter weather conditions.


  • Provide meals in accordance with approved cycle menu, in sufficient quantities of quality, wholesome food to feed personnel in accordance with the Daily Meal day diner forecast and ensure that as much as possible the last diner has the same choice as the first
  • For personnel who cannot make it to the dining hall, provide hot packs or cold box meals as required
  • Assist in menu planning, placing food orders and inventory control
  • Implement all food services in compliance with the Food Safety Code of Practice and be thoroughly familiar with and comply with the guide
  • Maintain and inspect all kitchen and food dispensing/storage areas on a daily basis
  • Ensure all equipment is operated and maintained in accordance with the manufacturers' instructions and operating procedures
  • Participate in committee meetings as required, e.g. quality assurance, environment, health and safety etc.
  • Performs other duties assigned by a higher authority


  • Apprentice Cook or Graduate Cook
  • Safe food handling training


  • 3+ years experience in food preparation services or catering for groups of 50+ people
  • Must be eligible for ENHANCED RELIABILITY security clearance, and must pass a company pre-employment medical
  • As an overnight stay in Thule Greenland is a requirement, must possess a valid passport
  • Ability to work cross-culturally and a strong team player is a must; will need to roll up sleeves and pitch in as and when required

Rotational staff will be flown to/from the work location; site facilities include full meals, exercise room, gym, internet and recreational resources.

Qualified and interested candidates please apply!

Our Company is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified groups. Land Claim Beneficiary applicants are encouraged to apply and self-identify. The Company thanks you for your interest, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Fly-In/Fly-Out

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