Current Job Opportunities

Cook's Assistant

Aug 28, 2019

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Reporting to the Cook and/or designate the Cook’s Assistant will follow established policies, procedures and standards while assuming responsibility for dish/ware-washings and sanitation of the culinary department.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Include but not limited to;
1. Cleans dishes, pots, glassware and cutlery following established sanitation procedures.
2. Monitors and records the temperature of the dish machine. Reports all deficiencies to the Executive Chef or Support Service Manager.
3. Ensures correct usage of dish washing chemicals and uses 3-sink method for pot washing.
4. Assists in food preparation as assigned by Cook or Executive Chef.
5. Assumes cleaning tasks as per site cleaning schedules including mopping entire floor.
6. Adheres to established department policies, procedures and objectives regarding quality assurance, safety, environmental and inflectional control.
7. Performs all other duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Grade 10 or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
2. Food Safe Level 1 Certificate.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
1. Ability to communicate effectively both in written and oral English.
2. Ability to take direction and learn procedures.
3. Ability to demonstrate tact, diplomacy, empathy, patience and concern in providing quality services to clients.
4. Ability to operate related equipment.
5. Must be in good health and free from communicable diseases and allergies associated with cleaners.

Please email your resume to :careers@thegardensatqualicum.com

Dining Room Attendant

Aug 28, 2019

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Reporting to Support Services Manager or designate the Dinning room Attendant provides all aspects of service in the dining room, resident lounges and room service for residents, guests and the public. Participates in food preparation and the maintenance of a safe, sanitary workplace.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Include but not limited to;
1. Responsible for all aspects of service in the dining room, lounges and tray delivery to and pick up from suites. Service includes lunch and dinner, teas, special events, room service etc. through table/tray presentation, preparation and service of food, beverages and accompaniments.
2. Assist with the preparation and presentation of food under the direction of cook or designate.
3. Carries out general cleaning duties and routines, including clean up and setting of tables and the cleaning of the preparation and service areas; scrapes and stacks/racks dishes and when required returns them to storage.
4. Practices and maintains established standards for proper cleanliness and sanitation required by the Health Department.
5. Maintains an atmosphere conducive to pleasant dining, general dignity and physical safety of each resident.
6. Maintains positive communication and relationships among staff, residents and the public.
7. May be responsible for some or all tasks related to housekeeping and laundry duties.
8. Performs all other duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Grade 10 or equivalent.
2. “Food Safe” Certificate.
3. “Serving it Right” Certificate.
4. Two years’ experience in formal dining room service.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
1. A good command of the English language, both oral and written skills.
2. Ability to take direction and learn procedures.
3. Ability to work independently and/or as a member of a team.

Please email your resume to :careers@thegardensatqualicum.com

Activity Worker (Casual)

Sep 23, 2019

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Reporting to the Recreation Manager and/or designate, the Activity Worker assists in planning, implementing and evaluating activity programs to meet the physical, social, emotional, intellectual, spiritual, and cultural needs and interests of the residents/tenants.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Include but not limited to;
1. Carries out established recreation programs such as outings, exercises, crafts, social events, entertainment, games, etc.
2. Assists residents to and from programs as required.
3. Assists, encourages, and motivates residents/tenants to participate and provide personal care during recreational activities as required.
4. Observes, reports and documents any changes, in residents, to the supervisor and/or nurse.
5. Ensures recreational equipment and supplies are used, maintained and stored in a safe, clean, and efficient manner. Reports unsafe or faulty equipment to supervisor.
6. Actively participates in C.Q.I. program, meetings, committees and educational in-services as required. Assists in the maintenance of statistical records.
7. Assists with orientation of new residents/tenants.
8. Provides guidance, assistance and support to volunteers. Assists in the evaluation of volunteers.
9. Performs all other duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Graduate from a recognized Activity/Recreation Certificate or diploma program
2. Experience in a senior’s focused recreation department an asset.
3. Basic First Aid Certificate (Current).
4. Food Safe Course or equivalent (Current).
5. Valid Class 4 (Unrestricted) BC Driver’s License required.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
1. Ability to read, write and speak English proficiently and understand verbal and written instructions.
2. Good interpersonal and organizational skills.

Please email your resume to :careers@thegardensatqualicum.com

Cook (Casual)

Jun 27, 2019

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Reporting to the Food Services Manager or designate, the Cook is responsible for; daily production, delivery and service of items from designated menu, maintenance of a safe sanitary workplace and participating in the smooth operation of the department.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Grade 12 or equivalent.
2. Any combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Culinary or Apprenticeship program an asset.
3. Minimum of two (2) years culinary experience in hotels, restaurants, or institutions.
4. Food Safe Level 1 Certificate.
5. Serving it Right Certificate an asset.
6. Knowledge and experience with cooking, butchery, baking, kitchen equipment and machines.
7. Good working knowledge of accepted sanitation standards.

Please email your resume to :careers@thegardensatqualicum.com

Housekeeping & Laundry Aide (Casual)

Jun 27, 2019

1) SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Reporting to the Support Services Manager and/or designate, the Housekeeping Aide performs general cleaning duties in the facility, including the cleaning of residents’ / tenants’ rooms/suites, bathrooms, staff rooms, offices, lounges, dining rooms, corridors, and other areas as designated. Responds to resident/tenant and building emergencies as required.

2) SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Reporting to the Support Services Manager and/or designate, performs routine and special duties involved in providing laundry services to the residents and tenants of the facility. Duties are performed in accordance with established policies and procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Grade 10 or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
2. WHMIS Certificate required.

Please email your resume to :careers@thegardensatqualicum.com

Dietary Aide (Casual)

Jun 27, 2019

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Reporting to the Support Services Manager and/or designate provides all aspects of service in the dining room, resident lounges and room service for residents, guests and the public. Participates in food preparation and the maintenance of a safe, sanitary workplace.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Grade 10 or equivalent.
2. “Food Safe” Certificate.
3. “Serving it Right” Certificate.
4. Two years’ experience in formal dining room service.

Please email your resume to :careers@thegardensatqualicum.com

Residential Care Aide

Jun 03, 2019

The Gardens at Qualicum Beach is proud of the collaborative, professional, evidence based practice environment we have built within our complex care community. Our high resident and staff satisfaction scores demonstrate our commitment to blending traditional and contemporary nursing practices along with the art and science of gerontological care. With a focus on person centered care and with 24/7 RN and LPN leadership, this engaged team forms part of the foundation of our Quality Practice Environment.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Reporting to the Clinical Lead and/or designate and the day-to-day direction of the Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical Nurse, performs routine functions involved in the provision of holistic resident care. Duties are performed in accordance with established policies and procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Graduate from a recognized Care Aide Program.
2. Previous experience in a long term care facility preferred.
3. Food Safe Level 1 Certificate.

Positions available: Full time/ Part time/ Casual

Please email your resume to :careers@thegardensatqualicum.com

Nursing - Registered Nurse & Licensed Practical Nurse - Casual Positions that grow

Mar 26, 2018

The Gardens at Qualicum Beach is proud of the collaborative, professional, evidence based practice environment we have built within our complex care community. Our high resident and staff satisfaction scores demonstrate our commitment to blending traditional and contemporary nursing practices along with the art and science of gerontological care. With a focus on person centered care and with 24/7 RN and LPN leadership, this engaged team forms part of the foundation of our Quality Practice Environment.

If you are interested in hearing about how we earned our reputation for great care and are interested in casual positions that will over time grow into regular work, then please email your resume to : careers@thegardensatqualicum.com

Culinary Services - Cooks, Dining Room Attendants, Dietary Aid Staff- Casual positions that grow

Mar 26, 2018

The Gardens at Qualicum Beach prepares approximately 700 meals every day. Our commitment to high quality ingredients, professionally prepared and beautifully served meals that nourish both body and soul is the foundation of our work. With a great reputation for fine dining, food based community engagement events and ‘meals that matter’, we are looking to share our knowledge and skills with new folks.

If you have skills to share or want to learn from our existing and supportive staff and are interested in casual positions that will, over time grow into regular work, then please email your resume to : careers@thegardensatqualicum.com 

Support Services - Housekeeping, laundry – Casual positions that grow

Mar 26, 2018

The minute you walk into The Gardens you can see the difference our housekeepers make in the lives of our seniors every day. Clean, bright, open space, well-appointed environments and a sense of pride greets you at the door and throughout the building. Five floors offering different levels of care all require a detail oriented eye and great customer service.

If you have skills to share or want to learn from our existing and supportive staff and are interested in casual positions that will over time grow into regular work, then please email your resume to : careers@thegardensatqualicum.com 

General Enquiries

Mar 26, 2018

If you would like to connect with The Gardens and see if a career here is right for you, please connect by email to:

cevans@prshm.com or to our general inbox careers@thegardensatqualiucm.com