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We appreciate all applications and respond to candidates that best fit the team.
We do not have any open positions at this time. However, we are happy to receive applications for Food Counter Attendants & Kitchen Helpers for future openings.
a) Food Counter Attendant & Kitchen Helper
We are looking for someone who is passionate about quality and efficiency from prep to plate, as well as being interested in the vegan diet. They should enjoy doing hands-on tasks, as well as being comfortable working as part of a team or individually. Customer service and kitchen experience is a plus, but we can train anyone as long as they are dedicated, have a desire to learn, and have a positive attitude.
Employees in this position are responsible for performing a variety of duties, which include greeting and serving customers, cleaning the food and stock areas, assisting in the kitchen area with the preparation of soups, salads, desserts, and dehydrated items, washing and putting away dishes, and maintaining inventory; performing all other responsibilities as directed by management.
- Cleans and stocks customer eating areas
- Greets all customers with a smile
- Assists with a variety of kitchen-related functions as needed
- Receives, inventories, moves and lifts food and beverage products and supplies
- Cleans and sanitizes work stations and equipment
Minimum Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills, and Work Environment:
- Demonstrates the ability to interact with the public and coworkers in a friendly, enthusiastic and outgoing manner
- Follows instructions, takes corrections and applies what they are taught
- Capable of bending, kneeling, standing and walking throughout the workday
- Capable of regularly lifting weights of 10 kg (20 lbs) and up to 20 kg (45 lbs) on occasion
- Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
- Applicants for this position must have their Serving It Right certificate
Based on experience and performance in regards to quality and efficiency.
Benefits of being part of the Tao Team:
- 20% employee discount on all items in the cafe, including menu items and grocery items
- staff meal allocation based on hours worked in a shift
- access to wholesale prices on produce and dry goods
- be part of a small, dynamic team
- have a fixed schedule that allows you to plan your other activities
Potential employees should have the following work habits:
- Willingness to learn and participate: Demonstrates a positive attitude towards learning and an enthusiasm towards work.
- Responsible and reliable: Demonstrates a serious attitude and completes tasks on time.
- Industrious: Works hard on assigned tasks, shows energy and persistence to get the job done.
- Initiative: Offers to do extra work and learn new tasks, works well without supervision.
- Personal ethics and respect for others: Is honest, sensitive, and considerate.
- Teamwork: Is cooperative, works well with others and shares the workload.
- Flexibility/adaptability: Is willing to try a new approach and accept constructive criticism.
- Accuracy: Is serious about ensuring that work is done correctly.