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Head Cook

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Location: Chipewyan Lake

Competition #: 15571

Open To: Everyone

Date Posted: December 21st, 2022

Closing Date: Open Ended

Additional Information:

Northland School Division is seeking to fill the position of Head Cook for the Chipewyan Lake School Lunch Program effective January 9, 2023.  The successful candidate will work as part of a school team in Chipewyan Lake.  This position is four hours per day, Monday to Friday, and will report to the school principal. 

Key Responsibilities

  • A service-oriented attitude and a passion for working with school-aged children
  • Preparation of lunches according to the menu
  • Serving lunches
  • Maintaining a clean and safe environment in the commercial kitchen
  • Placing and receiving grocery orders and inventory control
  • Completing all required paperwork in a timely manner
  • Adhering to cleaning/sanitizing protocols as determined by the Operations Manager and the school division


  • Previous cooking experience
  • A recognized Food Safety Course is considered an asset

The salary for this position is based on qualifications and experience.  A comprehensive benefit package is also provided. Interested applicants are asked to email a complete resume including the names and contact numbers of three (3) professional references to:

(Walter) Volodymyr Yahnishchak
Chipewyan Lake School
P.O. Box 1290
Via Wabasca, AB
Chipewyan Lake, AB
T0G 2K0
Email: volodymyryahnishak@nsd61.ca 

For more information about this position, please contact Emily Hunt, Operations Manager, School Food Services at emily.hunt@nsd61.ca. Competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Offers of employment will be conditional on receipt of satisfactory criminal record and child intervention checks.  Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.