Housing & Support Services / Kitchen

The Opportunity

Are you a self-motivated and creative individual with culinary expertise? As Cook you will provide meals and snacks for our guests, residents, and staff daily and in accordance with the high standards established by Union Gospel Mission. You will work alongside other cooks and our volunteers.

You may encounter Community members in crisis situations, brought about by diverse problems. There will be other staff nearby to assist as required. 

The start wage for this position is $19.50 per hour.  This is a Permanent, Part-time (52.5 hours bi-week) position, working 3 days first week and 4 days the following week. For a copy of the full job description, click on the "Download Job Description" button on the right panel of this page.


Who We Are

Demonstrating the love of Christ, UGM feeds hope and changes lives through a faith-based continuum of care. We are a proud member of the Canadian Council of Christian Charities and have earned the Best Christian Workplace award again in 2021. We provide competitive salaries, focus on employee resilience, support engagement in meaningful work, and provide a fun and caring environment for all members of the UGM team.  If you are someone who desires to learn and grow, has a passion to serve and make a difference, and connects with others with both humility and humor, then you will be a great fit at UGM.

What You’ll Need

If you are considering employment with UGM, you must:

  • be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • be able to demonstrate compatibility with our Core Values
  • support our Statement of Faith
  • be willing to provide, as a condition of employment, a current criminal record check, with vulnerable sector search, if you are the successful candidate.
  • possess a valid, unrestricted driver’s license and submit a current driver’s abstract.


How to Apply

To submit your cover letter and résumé by August 26, 2022, click on the "Apply for this position" button on the right panel of this page. If you have questions about this posting, please contact Deborah Akindoju, People & Culture Partner, at 604 215 5430 x466.  We welcome applications from all qualified individuals, and are especially-but not only- interested in applications from Indigenous, First Nations & Métis individuals.

Department / Branch
Housing & Support Services / Kitchen

Job Commitment
Permanent, Part-Time

601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

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