Head Shift Cook

Head Shift Cook

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park – Bowmanville, ON


Canadian Tire Motorsport Park is Canada’s Legendary Home of Motorsports – located just east of Toronto on 900 acres in the beautiful rolling hills of the Durham Region. Since 1961 CTMP has hosted world-class racing events including F1, SportsCar, IndyCar and NASCAR on its historic Grand Prix Circuit, as well as Music Festivals and Film Location Shoots. With an additional 2.9 km road course, new Karting Facility and over 33,000 sq. ft. of unique venue space, CTMP is the perfect place for driving experiences, corporate entertaining and personal celebrations.

The Head Shift Cook will be responsible for preparation and cooking of concession style food at the Trackside Grill and Catering meals during on-site catering events.  Working in this fast-paced environment you must ensure that safe food handling practices are followed at all times while adhering to our quality standards.  This position also assists in elevating the fan experience by ensuring the highest level of customer service.

Previous food service experience preferred

A successful candidate will possess these qualities:

  • Energetic and enthusiastic
  • A professional attitude and a positive team player
  • Confident, friendly, yet assertive – able to handle challenging situations in a positive way
  • Customer Service oriented, with a ‘can-do’ attitude, warm and engaging disposition
  • Works efficiently and able to keep up with the demands during busy times
  • Have a passion for cooking, flavours and food
  • Knowledge of safe food handling practices
  • Ability to meet the physical demands of the job; frequent pulling/pushing, lifting up to 25-50 lbs and standing for extended periods of time
  • Adhere to uniform policy and grooming standards, must present a neat and professional appearance
  • Able to work all major event weekends, including irregular hours (early mornings, late evenings, weekends and holidays) with additional shifts during the week/weekends from May through October
  • Must have reliable transportation

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for cooking food in expectation of business volumes (food preparation and cooking to order)
  • Responsible for rotating, restocking, slicing and thawing food items as well as area clean up
  • Maintain all service areas and equipment cleanliness and sanitation
  • Cooking and helping prepare food for catering events as required
  • Provide support to other staff as needed

(No calls please. We thank you for your interest in this position and will acknowledge receipt of your email, but only those considered will be contacted)

Job Type: Part Time
Experience: 1-year Food Service Experience preferred
Food Handler Certificate preferred

When submitting your application, please provide your resume and short response to the following question - Why do you feel this opportunity at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park is a fit for you?