Website Summer Street Industries

Our mission is to create or facilitate opportunities for people with intellectual disability, one person at a time.  As a person-centered organization, we meet the unique and diverse needs and desires of individuals as much as possible.  Our spectrum of services considers personal interests and varying degrees of ability and independence. Our programs and services range from personal care and health to social skills and employment with considerable interconnection.


The Casual Cook is responsible for the execution and organization for all matters concerning food planning, preparation, and presentation for all of Summer Street’s catered functions be they on or off property. The Casual Cook reports to Summer Street’s Social Enterprise Manager and works co-operatively with the Head Cook.


·         Oversee catering functions

·         Produce orders for all catered functions

·         Cleanliness of banquet kitchen and walk in

·         Rotation of food and food products to maximize company profitability

·         Setting a good example and ensuring staff abides by safety, sanitation standards and practices

·         Adhere to all of Summer Street’s Policies and procedures.



·         Red Seal Certificate and Valid Food Handlers Certificate

·         Knowledge of standard cleaning procedures, chemicals, products and equipment

·         Knowledge of the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)

·         Ability to read and understand labels and instructions, particularly on the use and application of cleaning chemicals and products

·         Certification in First Aid/CPR

·         Effective verbal and listening communications skills

·         Ability to work with little or no supervision

·         Valid Nova Scotia Driver’s License and access to a passenger vehicle.

·         Proof of Vaccination for COVID -19

·         Current and cleared Criminal Records Check and Vulnerable Persons Check

·         Proven team player with problem-solving skills, and the ability to work effectively in a demanding service orientated organization.

·         Weekend and evenings as required.

·         Wage:  $18.00

·         Application Deadline: Please send resume and cover letter on or before 4:00pm July 18, 2022



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