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Kitchen Staff

Job Summary:
Kitchen Staff work with our Head Cook to prepare nutritious tasty meals for the whole camp. When they are not working in the kitchen they will hop into various parts of camps to help with programming and supporting camper groups. Kitchen Staff are hardworking flexible staff who love to prepare food and bring smiles to kids faces.

Terms: Full-time 9 weeks (or negotiated weeks): June 29 to August 30, 2024.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accommodate special diets if within the capabilities of Cave Springs Camp kitchen.
  • Prepare, cook and serve food according to the nutritional guidelines set out by Canada’s Food Guide.
  • Cooperate and plan with the Camp Director for any special programs involving food.
  • Assist and/or supervise kitchen clean up: Wash dishes, glasses, pots, pans, and utensils
  • Sweep and mop floor Assist and/or supervise the safe storage of food.
  • Ensure that all garbage is removed from the kitchen and sent to the appropriate areas (dumpster, compost, recycling)
  • Understand and execute Camp Kitchen Policies and Procedures.
  • Practice good health habits and maintain personal appearance.
  • Assist with Summer Camp Programming when not working in the kitchen.
  • Attend and participate fully in all pre-camp training sessions.
  • Sets personal goals and engage in on-going self-evaluation.
  • Act as a role-model for personal self-care including health and well-being.
  • Take care of equipment and the facility.
  • Work effectively with year-round and seasonal staff of Cave Springs Camp.
  • Maintains professionalism and confidentiality.
  • Takes responsibility for upholding community norms.
  • Follows the policies, procedures, and practices of Cave Springs Camp.
  • Other job related duties as assigned


  • Kitchen experience
  • Ability to work in a summer camp kitchen
  • Food safety skills
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Ability to relate to children

First aid and CPR certification is considered an asset. An Ontario Food Handlers Certificate is also considered an asset, however neither are mandatory.

Please apply through our website.
Information about all the positions available, as well as about Cave Springs Camp in general, can be found on our website:

Should you have any questions, please feel free to send us an email and we’d be happy to help.

Successful applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview with the Directing Team. Thank you for your interest in working at Cave Springs Camp!




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