Job Posting

Kitchen Assistant

Kitchen Assistant


YMCA Camp Elphinstone

1760 YMCA Road

Gibsons, BC

V0N 1V6


Rate of Pay: $17/hour (Living off site- Food provided during Shift) or Daily rate of $133.69 ( Living on site- accommodation and food provided)

Position Status: Seasonal Contract, Full time

Terms: Various contracts available:

March – November 2023

May – October 2023

June – September 2023

(Fulltime, 5 shifts a week, must be flexible)

Reports To: Food Services Supervisor

Application Deadline: Ongoing


Nature & Scope

The Kitchen Assistant is responsible for washing dishes, maintaining the cleanliness of the dish room and dining hall, and assisting with general food preparation and serving for at least two meals a day for 40-450 children and adults.



  • Washes dishes, pots and pans, and all plates, cups, and cutlery following meals
  • Maintaining an organized, clean dish room
  • Proper garbage and recycling removal
  • Maintaining organized, clean buffet and coffee areas
  • Assist with general food preparation
  • Assist with serving of meals
  • Making sure weekly and daily cleaning checklists are completed
  • Ensure FoodSafe standards are followed at all times



  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR-C
  • Food Safe level 1
  • WHIMIS Certification an asset
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to stand for a long period of time and lift up to 50 pounds




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