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Receiver - Dalhousie University - $14.63 / hour

Halifax, MA 02338
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At Aramark Canada, our people are important to us. Our 14,000+ team members coast to coast; deliver experiences that enrich and nourish thousands of lives every day through innovative services in food, facilities and uniforms. To show our employees how much we appreciate their efforts, we do everything we can to make sure they feel included, supported and encouraged. Aramark Canada proudly partners with world class post-secondary institutions, world renowned hospitals, major league sports venues and leading global businesses.  As part of a global team that spans 19 countries and has over 200,000 team members; we strive to achieve a safe, diverse and inclusive workforce that our employees can be proud of.

Learn more at www.aramark.ca



Receiver - Full Time Multiple Opportunities Available

Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Hourly Wage: $14.63 / hourly


Our commitment to hiring, training and rewarding the right people ensures that our employees are more than just hard workers. Theyre Service Stars! 


Aramark Canada Ltd. is currently seeking two Receivers to join the Dalhousie Food Services team at one of our Residence Dining Halls! Reporting to the Dining Hall Manager or their designate, the Receiver is responsible for actively receiving all product orders and assisting in product ordering. 


Essential Functions


  • Accountable and responsible for maintaining a culture focused on having safety as a value 
  • Clean and maintain all kitchen areas as per cleaning schedule 
  • Sweep and mop all floors in kitchen areas 
  • Clean and sanitize all dishes, cookware, and equipment thoroughly 
  • Unload\u202fand store\u202fall supplies and groceries 
  • Assist in placing orders with primary vendors 
  • Stock shelves, refrigerators, freezers, and various stations as needed 
  • Adhere to all Aramark policies and procedures 
  • Assist other locations as required. 
  • Other duties as assigned 



  • 1+ years experience in shipping/receiving role considered an asset 
  • 1+ years experience in food service considered an asset 
  • Valid WHMIS and Food Safe (Basic or Advanced), First Aid Certification considered an asset 
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently supervised and unsupervised 
  • Frequently reach below waist, waist to shoulder and above shoulder with frequent neck/back/torso twisting from left to right without restriction, reaching horizontally usually less than 20cm but on occasion can exceed 20cm 
  • Frequently lift an average weight of approximately 12kg with a maximum of 16kg. On occasion where weight may be greater than 16kg assistance from another person or a manual lifting aid is mandatory 
  • Perform repetitive movements at the wrist including side to side/up or down and multiple grasps of an average 5kg with a maximum of 10kg. Simple, power and fine finger manipulation for duration of scheduled shift.

Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request. The finalist candidate for this position will need to complete and successfully pass a Criminal Background Check and a Vulnerable Sector Screening (if the operations we service require this). If hired for this position, your continued employment with us would be conditional upon Aramark being satisfied that you have successfully cleared both these pre-conditions.




Posted: 2021-07-19 Expires: 2021-08-28
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