Dietary Aides (DA)

  • AON Inc.
  • Peterborough, ON, Canada
  • Oct 25, 2018
Part time Restaurant-Food Service

Job Description

The Gardens of Peterborough are the premier retirement communities in Peterborough and the Kawarthas. What sets us apart from all others is our service and our commitment to ‘Care’ in everything we do.

Join our Dining Services team as one of our valued Dietary Aides. The Dietary Aide is responsible for professional table service supporting a superior dining experience for residents and guests, assisting with food preparation, and ensuring that equipment and preparation/eating areas are maintained in a clean, safe, and orderly manner at all times. Must be prompt, thorough and responsive to residents' needs; communicates residents' concerns to Cook and Dining Services Supervisor in a timely appropriate manner. The DA is courteous and will perform duties in a manner that meets or exceeds resident and family expectations as well as RHA, Public Health, and Company standards.


  • Responsible for the service of food to residents and guests in a manner that promotes dignity and comfort while fostering a home-like atmosphere
  • Take individual orders from residents/guests and serves according to personal diets and preferences
  • Maintaining a clean and safe work environment at all times
  • Work collaboratively and cohesively as a member of our team including all departments
  • Participates in special events as assigned


  • Valid Safe Food Handlers certification and Smart Serve required
  • Food Service Worker Certificate from an accredited college/university is considered an asset
  • Must be able to work varied shifts as assigned
  • Excellent communication skills and able to work as part of a team

AON Inc. is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have any special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment and selection process.


Peterborough, ON, Canada