Kitchen Staff (Part Time)


The Queen Charlotte Heritage Housing Society


KITCHEN STAFF at Kal Naay Alder House
The Queen Charlotte Heritage Housing Society
Queen Charlotte, Haida Gwaii



The Rapid Response Housing program provides supportive living that includes 2 meals a day and assistance with life skills. The kitchen staff will be responsible for maintaining the commercial kitchen and overseeing the day to day operations.


Skills and Abilities:

  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to work independently and in cooperation with others.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.
  • Ability to gain trust and build relationships with residents
  • Organized, efficient, flexible approach to the job
  • Good oral and written communication skills


Hours of Work:  This position is 6-7 Hour Shifts


Key Responsibilities and Duties

Work with Queen Charlotte Heritage Housing Society Administrator to maintain kitchen and cleaning program within budget.


  • Help set up a nutritious, varied menu plan for cold breakfast and hot supper.
  • Maintain food staples, kitchen equipment and supplies inventory and replenish as necessary.
  • Support Manager in cooking and serving dinner meals following the prescribed meal plan and clean up.
  • Work with other staff to ensure that cold breakfast is put out and cleaned up.
  • Work with other staff to ensure that meals are provided for on days off.
  • Supervise residents who may wish to use the commercial kitchen.
  • Set up a cooking/ baking program for participant food education.
  • Maintain a cleaning products and equipment inventory and replenish as necessary.
  • Keep daily records of all the meals, cleaning, activities or problems and concerns that occurred on your shift.


All staff, whether part-time or full-time paid or voluntary, are required to have the appropriate skills, training, and qualifications for the tasks they perform. 

These include:

  • Criminal Record Check
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System training (WHMIS)
  • Foodsafe Level 1
  • Mental Health Awareness & De-escalation
  • Working Alone Safely in BC
  • Standard First Aid

Please send cover letter and resume to 250-559-0040