2018-128 Supervisor of Dietary Services – Moose Factory

Division: Corporate Services
Site: Weeneebayko General Hospital
Reports to: Director of Support Services
Status: Term until August 1, 2019

The organization:
Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) is the leading health care provider on the western James and Hudson Bay coast. WAHA comprises of hospitals in Moose Factory, Fort Albany, and Attawapiskat, with a Health Centre in Moosonee. WAHA also provides regional outpatient programs, as well as paramedic services, in Moose Factory, Moosonee, Fort Albany, Kashechewan, Attawapiskat, and Peawanuck. The span of services, complexity of care needs in the region, and the depth of health integration has made WAHA a leader and a model of health care services in Northern Ontario. WAHA consists of 450 employees, a Physician team, many students, as well as the involvement of vibrant First Nation communities within the region. It is affiliated with Queens University and offers many educational opportunities for current and prospective team members.

Position Profile Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a team lead
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with specific deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate a team
  • Ability to act as a subject matter expert for food services• Proven ability to quickly adapt to meet the needs of your clients

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversight of the Dietary Staff to ensure patient meals are produced and provided in an orderly, timely, and accurate manner
  • Work with the Nutrition team to develop a menu that is healthy, suitable, and accountable to patient and staff needs
  • Provide leadership within the department, including coaching and mentorship of staff
  • Manage the department budget and work within the Junior Leadership Team to ensure that the organization’s mission, vision, and objectives are achieved
  • Provide coverage for Cooks and Dietary Aids in the department as needed

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Diploma or Licenced Trade in Culinary Arts, Food Services, or a related field, or a willingness to obtain
  • Food Handler’s course is required
  • Experience working with individualized dietary needs, such as diabetic clients
  • Experience working in the health sector and a unionized work environment is considered an asset
  • Experience working in an industrial kitchen is preferred How to Apply:

Please apply in writing, providing three recent work references, quoting Competition #2018-126 on Monday, December 10, 2018 by 12 o’clock noon to:

Human Resources
Weeneebayko Area Health Authority
P.O. Box 664
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0

  • Resumes can be emailed to jobs@waha.ca or faxed to 705-658-4917
  • For more information contact the HR team by email above
  • Only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Weeneebayko Area Health Authority is an inclusive employer. Accommodations are available in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights code and Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005.

2018-128 Supervisor of Dietary Services – Moose Factory