Shannex based in Parkland at the Lakes, Dartmouth, NS is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Waitstaff. Shannex is a distinguished senior living and care provider with a focus on creating vibrant and supportive communities for older adults. Parkland represents a series of residences and communities under the Shannex umbrella, offering various levels of care, including independent living, assisted living, and memory care. Shannex has built a trusted reputation as a provider of excellence in senior living and care services. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Shannex
Position: Waitstaff
No of Vacancies: 2
Salary: $15.00 – $16.23 Hourly
Employment Type: Permanent
Job Category: Food Services
Location: 82 Baker Dr, Dartmouth, NS B2W 0C8, Canada
Schedule: Part Time
Job Requisition Id/Job ID: J1123-1518


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates should have a high-school diploma or a GED
Experience: Candidates should have at least one year of experience with serving food

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates should be able to demonstrate the ability to stand, walk, and move for extended periods during shifts
  • The candidates should be able to exhibit the capability of carrying trays, dishes, and other serving equipment
  • The candidates should be able to feel comfortable working in a fast-paced dining environment

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should be able to provide a clear criminal record check
  • The candidates should demonstrate a passion for the healthcare sector and a commitment to ensuring seniors have access to quality accommodations, services, and care


  • The candidates should be able to consistently ensure food quality, presentation, and service delivery meet established department standards. Ensures meals are visually appealing, the correct temperature and portion size, and that service is warm, attentive and timely
  • The candidates should be able to prepare and provide meal service to residents and guests according to established standards, procedures and guidelines and respecting the resident’s right to individualized services and observing special diet restrictions, resident preferences and outlined departmental procedures
  • The candidates should be able to ensure dining room appearance meets established standards including table linens pressed and in place, tables set with appropriate place settings for meals, and wait stations tidy and containing appropriate supplies
  • The candidates should be able to clear tables, load and safely operate dishwasher. Complete manual ware washing as required
  • The candidates should be able to contribute to the team environment as a member of the Food and Beverage department, working towards departmental goals and priorities and providing ongoing feedback from residents and guests to the Food and Beverage Manager on meals and menu choices in order to be continually improving
  • The candidates should be able to communicate with the supervisor if there is a noted change in the nutritional status of a resident (i.e. changes in appetite)
  • The candidates should be able to promote a safety culture by continuously working safely including but not limited to identifying and reporting hazards, following safe work practices and procedures, wearing personal protective equipment, supporting others to work safely, and completing safety education
  • The candidates should be able to perform all other related duties as assigned


  • The candidates will get comprehensive health and dental benefits plan including an Employee and Family assistance program
  • The candidates will get access to virtual healthcare 24/7 for FREE through the group health benefit plan and Free onsite parking
  • The candidates will get RRSP program (with employer matching)
  • The candidates will get vacation accrual (begins immediately) and travel insurance
  • The candidates will get access to thousands of vendors offering perks and discounts through our Work-Perks program
  • The candidates will get opportunities to be part of sector innovation and continuous improvement initiatives
  • The candidates will get recognition and Rewards for service excellence and safety

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your resume) through the below-mentioned details.

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We thank all the applicants for showing their interest and trust in us, however, only the most eligible candidates will be selected and conducted for further procedure directly from employers, in between no charges/fees or original documents will be asked from any applicant. All the best!

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