FULL-TIME POSITION AVAILABLE
Rowe Farms is a retail and wholesale provider of local, antibiotic and hormone-free meats that are raised with the highest level of animal welfare standards while supporting a path to regenerative farming. In addition to a broad offering of meats, each of our retail stores offers local delivery and carries unique products and food items specific to each store’s local marketplace. The wholesale division of Rowe Farms sells various fresh meat and deli products to like-minded retail companies.
The team at our Leslieville location are looking for a Prepared Foods Cook with food preparation experience. If you are interested in working in a fun, friendly and fast-paced work environment, we would love to hear from you!
Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4 pm.
Group benefits are offered following the qualification period for full-time employees.
Prepare delicious and fresh foods such as salads, soups, sandwiches, and burgers
Interact with our customers, answering questions and serving them prepared foods
Prepare roasted chicken
Process and pack food items
Make soups, chili, salads and sandwiches using our pre-established recipes
Receive stock and put it in the proper storage space
Ensure proper inventory control and product rotation to maximize product freshness and availability, while minimizing waste
Work in compliance with all food handling and health & safety policies and laws
Operate equipment and tools following proper and safe procedures
Ensure work areas are clean and sanitary at all times
Other duties are assigned as required by the business
Customer service experience is required
Retail or restaurant food preparation experience is required
Meat cutting experience is an asset
High school education or equivalent; butcher apprentice or diploma in culinary arts is preferred
Excellent verbal communication skills are required
Ability to safely handle kitchen tools and equipment
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment sometimes doing repetitive tasks
Ability to work well with others in a busy retail store
Ability to prioritize work tasks, multi-task, and maintain focus while working under pressure
Ability to handle standing, bending, lifting, reaching frequently
Ability to lift 50 pounds and work in a cold environment
Worker Health & Safety Awareness Certificate is an asset
Valid Food Handler’s and First Aid Certifications are an asset
As part of our accessibility commitment, there are alternative ways to interview with us. Please inform us if you require an interview accommodation.
We thank the staffing industry for their interest but request no calls or emails.
We thank all interested applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please note that any offer of employment may be subject to reference checks and background checks
About Rowe Farms:
With five retail stores across Toronto and Guelph and a wholesale business, Rowe Farms is a provider of locally grown, antibiotic and hormone-free meats that are raised with the highest level of animal welfare standards. In addition to a broad offering of meats, each of our stores carries some unique products and food items specific to each store’s local marketplace.