Canteen Attendant - Closing August 5, 2024

Port Hope, ON, Canada
Part Time
Entry Level
The Canteen Attendant is responsible for operations of the canteen facility at the Jack Burger Sports Complex. The Attendant is responsible to ensure that canteen services are being provided as outlined by the Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture. The Attendant is responsible to address and respond to inquiries from the public and facility users and to ensure compliance with health and safety requirements in all aspects of their work.

Benefits and Perks

  • Optional OMERS Pension Plan from the date of hire
  • Work-life Balance Initiatives
  • Wellness, Social and Staff Ambassador Committees
  • Employee and Family Assistance Plan
  • Perks and Savings Partnerships


$16.80 per hour, eligible for annual wage step increase and minimum wage adjustments.

  • Health and Safety training including WHMIS and First Aid/CPR/AED or willingness to obtain.
  • Previous experience in food and cash handling establishments would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of Ontario Health Regulations governing food establishments would be an asset. 
Skills and Abilities
  • Ability to handle physical responsibilities and a pleasant manner are required.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment and exhibit strong leadership skills.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical skills.
  • Availability and flexibility to work evenings and weekends
Working Conditions
  • Variety of walking, sitting and standing required.
  • Ensure product is made available to customers in a courteous and efficient manner within the Department’s customer service standards. Product includes pre-packaged, as well as on site preparation.
  • Ensure that all floats and deposits are accurate and accounted for and that all deposit forms and other relevant documents are filled out accurately and submitted in accordance with Department policies.
  • Ensure that Department procedures regarding quality control, inventory control, cash handling, health and safety and customer service are adhered to.
  • Be responsible for the operation of various canteen related equipment such as cash registers, popcorn machine, French fry machine, slushie machine and any other related equipment.
  • Assist with receiving deliveries and storage of product and ensuring product is stocked and readily available.
  • Perform maintenance duties such as sweeping and mopping of floors, changing garbage's, cleaning countertops and sinks and cleaning various canteen equipment.
  • Ensure that a neat and tidy appearance is maintained and that uniforms are worn at all times while on duty.
  • Adhere to high standards of ethical behaviour and demonstrate their understanding that their personal actions impact the public’s perception of the Municipality; and
  • Complete other duties as assigned by the Supervisor, Facilities or designate.

Submit an Application

Please submit your cover letter and resume online at Careers - Municipality of Port Hope by Monday August 5, 2024. 

Recruitment Process

The Municipality of Port Hope is a progressive employer who believes a diverse and inclusive workplace strengthens the team and fosters an environment where everyone feels as though they belong and their dignity, beliefs and identity are respected.

We are committed to creating and sustaining an environment that provides a supportive workplace and equal opportunity for all employees. Accommodations can be requested throughout the recruitment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

Applications will be reviewed, and interviews may be scheduled prior to the job posting closing date. All applicants will receive an automated email confirming the submission of their application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be further contacted by Human Resources.

Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and the Municipal Act, as amended.


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