Marine Atlantic Journeyperson Cooks – Vessels

  • Deadline: December 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Are you seeking an exciting opportunity to build a career, work in a fast-paced team environment, interact with people from all over the world, make life-long friends and earn up to $28.85 per hour?

Marine Atlantic is recruiting for Journeyperson Cooks to work onboard our ferries starting in the summer of 2020. Candidates must be proficient in written and spoken English and it’s a bonus if you speak French!

As a member of our Passenger Services team, you will participate in a variety of ongoing training programs and development opportunities. Benefits of employment include competitive salaries, a defined benefit pension plan and comprehensive health benefits package. Marine Atlantic is dedicated to creating a respectful environment that values Safety, Diversity, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork and Commitment. Come join us, navigate your career and chart a course for success.

As a Journeyperson Cook, you will:

  • Work in our onboard food services environment
  • Follow recipe standards to prepare menu items for passengers and crew
  • Maintain consistently high sanitation standards in our food services areas
  • Provide cheerful, friendly, helpful customer service
  • Contribute to a respectful workplace and uphold our corporate valuesWhat will my schedule look like?

    While these positions are considered on-call, spare and relief, our goal is to provide a schedule of 15 days of work during a month with 15 days off. Spare and relief employees may not always work 15 days in a month, and the days may not always be consecutive. Employees will be provided living accommodations while working onboard the vessels, and schedules will vary depending on operational and staffing requirements.

    What do I need to be considered for this adventure?

  • Journeyperson Cook (Interprovincial Red Seal)
  • Commitment to safety
  • Dedicated to a high level of sanitation and hygiene excellence
  • Minimum of two (2) years’ previous experience in food preparation and service
  • Demonstrated superior customer service skills with a genuine passion for serving others
  • Efficient time management and organizational skills
  • Professional oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be impeccably groomed and wear our uniform in accordance with standards
  • Able to complete a valid Transport Canada Marine Medical, STCW 6.1, Marine First Aid,and Passenger Safety Management

    How do I apply for this adventure?

    Simply visit our website and submit an online application before 4 pm (Atlantic Time) on 15 December 2019

• When uploading your resume during the application process, please upload a scanned colour copy (or picture) of your Interprovincial Red Seal.

NOTE: This is a designated safety sensitive position and is subject to Marine Atlantic’s Drug and Alcohol Policy which includes, but not limited to, pre-employment testing. We have a zero tolerance policy for alcohol, cannabis, and illicit drugs.