Competition #:440-05-12-01-19       Temporary Full time Dietary Aide Position

R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home, 64 Pleasant Street, Antigonish NS B2G 1W7        

Competition #:440-05-12-01-19            Job Title:         Dietary Aide Position

 Dept.:       Dietary/Food Services    Start Date:      December 2, 2019

Posted Date: Dec 1, 2019                  Close Date:    December 8, 2019

Reg/Temp: Temporary                       Full/Part:        Full- Time

          Tentative End Jan 6, 2019 (subject to change)

Union: Unifor/CAW

Applications are accepted until 4:00 PM on the Closing Date

Opening Statement

The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is a Long Term Care Home to 137 Residents and employs 227 staff in various Departments.

Skills & Abilities Required: refer to Dietary Aide Job Description (see RK website)  

  • Applicants should have some experience in food service and its delivery
  • Experience in baking or cooking would be an asset.
  • Food handlers course an asset

Hours of Work

Temporary Full – Time

Hours – 10 hour shift (7-5) (subject to change) (Days and Weekends)


$16.3329-$16.6102 per hour (according to experience)

 Benefits/Pension Information

Comprehensive Benefits:

Pension – (Can deferred for 3mos, if not previously in plan)

Vacation, holiday

Sick benefits- (Upon Completion of a 528 hr. Probation Period)

Health Benefits NA – (1 yr. term +)

Closing Statement

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Typically interviews are held within two weeks of closing date.  The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment. This is an UNIFOR bargaining unit position. Preference is given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is committed to being a workforce that is free of discrimination, values diversity, and is representative, in all job positions, of the residents we serve.  Internal applicants to apply by using the Internal Application Form, External Applicants to submit cover letter and resume to: Jacqueline Delorey HR 902-863-2578 Ext.292 Fax: 902-863-4437 or email:

Disclaimer: Please refer to nursing home website for complete job posting