Competition #:440-9 07-16- 2021          Casual      Dietary Aides (Food Services)

Jul 16, 2021

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

                   Disclaimer: Please refer to nursing home website for job posting 

Competition #:440-9 07-16- 2021                    Job Title:         Dietary Aide

 Dept.:  Dietary (Food Services)                     Start Date:      Immediately

Posted Date: July 16, 2021                            Close Date:     Open until filled

Reg/Temp:  Casual                                           Full/Part           Casual

(Subject to change)

Union:       NA

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 297 staff in various Departments.

Skills & Abilities required: please refer to    Dietary Aide Job Description

Qualifications required – 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.

Regular and consistent attendance is essential.

Hours of Work


Hours 10hr shifts, 8hr shifts, 5.5hr shifts, 5hr shifts, Rotational shifts and weekends.

Start and end times may vary, 6:30am, 7 am – 7:15 am, 3:30pm, and 5pm (subject to change)


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

Benefits/Pension Information

Comprehensive Benefits

Pension – NA

Vacation, holiday – prorated % 4 vac

Sick benefits- NA

Health Benefits NA

Gym Membership – Good life

Closing Statement

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview to be contacted. Interviews held within two weeks of closing date.  These are UNIFOR bargaining unit positions. Preference given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is an inclusive employer who supports diversity, equality, and reconciliation.  Our goal is to be a workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the people we serve.  We welcome people from all ethnicities, genders, sexual orientation, age, religion, and physical and mental abilities. 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 Disclaimer: Please  refer to nursing home website for job posting