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Position covered by the Collective Agreement with the University of Guelph Food Service Employees’ Association



Hospitality Services

8 Month Limited Full-Time Appointment

Temporary full-time from November 2017 to April 30, 2018

Hiring #: 2017-0539

Please read the Application Instructions before applying

Under direct supervision, the Porter performs a combination of duties to help maintain the kitchen work area, equipment and utensils in a clean and orderly condition.  Duties include: sweeping and mopping floors; washing walls; worktables, refrigerators, kitchen equipment, and cutting boards; removing and placing trash in designated containers; washing pots and pans by hand; washing dishes by hand or placing on conveyor to dishwashing machine; transferring supplies and equipment between storage and work areas; assisting in setting up in dining halls; refilling milk and soft drink dispensers; and performing other related duties as assigned.

Requirements of this position include:  Some secondary school (secondary school graduation preferred) and related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Experience as kitchen helper, cleaning large kitchen is desirable.  The job involves frequent heavy lifting and standing for prolonged periods of time.  WHMIS training and a food handlers certificate preferred.  Candidates must be willing to work a flexible shift schedule.

Regular annual schedule is September to April, with schedule subject to change based on operational requirements.

Start Rate                      $16.76 per hour
Job Rate                         $20.59 per hour

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. 

At the University of Guelph, fostering a culture of inclusion is an institutional imperative. The University invites and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in employment, who may contribute to further diversification of our Institution.

Posting Date: 2017 11 20
Closing Date: 2017 12 18