Kitchen Helper (Short-Term Contracts)

Esker Site
Posted 2 years ago


As a Kitchen Helper, you will play a key role at our remote exploration site in Northern Ontario by performing kitchen duties both independently and within a team setting.  This position reports to the Site Cook-Medic and the Site Supervisor.  Your specific hours of work will be determined by the requirements of the field activities.



Kitchen Helper duties and responsibilities, including but not limited to:

  • Assist the Cook to plan and prepare nutritious meals and snacks daily for up to 12 people at remote site
  • Strict adherence to food safety procedures
  • Clean and maintain cleanliness and operational excellence in the kitchen and preparation areas including all dishes, equipment, food preparation and food storage areas
  • Assist the Cook to receive and store grocery orders
  • General kitchen safety and housekeeping
  • Complete fridge and freezer temperature logs
  • Follow health and safety responsibilities, under all applicable government legislations and Noront policies and procedures
  • Other duties as required



  • Valid Safe Food Handling Certificate
  • Valid WHMIS Certificate
  • Emergency First Aid is preferred but not required
  • Previous remote site experience is preferred but not necessary
  • A team oriented, motivated person with an attention for details, accuracy and can prioritize tasks
  • Proven ability to work efficiently and productively either alone or as a team member when needed.


If you have any additional questions please contact:
Kaitlyn Ferris – Manager, Human Resources & Corporate Responsibility
Telephone:  416-367-1444 ext 130

We look forward to hearing from you.


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