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Cooks  (NOC 6242)
Toronto Region
Description |  Titles |  Duties |   Related Occupations

Cooks prepare and cook a wide variety of foods. They are employed in restaurants, hotels, hospitals and other health care institutions, central food commissaries, educational institutions and other establishments. Cooks are also employed aboard ships and at construction and logging campsites. Apprentice cooks are included in this unit group.

apprentice cook, cook, dietary cook, first cook, grill cook, hospital cook, institutional cook, journeyman/woman cook, licensed cook, line cook, second cook, short order cook.

Cooks perform some or all of the following duties:
  • Prepare and cook complete meals or individual dishes and foods
  • Prepare and cook special meals for patients as instructed by dietitian or chef
  • Schedule and supervise kitchen helpers
  • Oversee kitchen operations
  • Maintain inventory and records of food, supplies and equipment
  • May set up and oversee buffets
  • May clean kitchen and work area
  • May plan menus, determine size of food portions, estimate food requirements and costs, and monitor and order supplies.
  • May hire and train kitchen staff

Cooks may specialize in preparing and cooking ethnic cuisine or special dishes.

Included Cities in Region | Service Canada Offices

Toronto, Brampton, Mississauga, Oshawa, Vaughan, Ajax, Aurora, Beaverton, Bowmanville, Caledon, Cannington, East Gwillimbury, Halton Hills, King City, Markham, Milton, Newmarket, Oakville, Pickering, Port Perry, Richmond Hill, Whitby, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Acton, Algonquin Island, Bolton, Briars Park, Brooklin, Caledon East, Centre Island, Delrex, Dorset Park, Franklin Beach, Gaud Corners, Georgetown, Glen Williams, Jacksons Point, Marywood Meadows, Mono Road, Mossington Park, Newcastle, Nobleton, Norval, Orono, Port Darlington, Stouffville, Sutton, Toronto Islands, Uxbridge, Ward's Island, Wildwood, Wilmot Creek

View a list of Service Canada offices in this area.

Jobs for Cooks in Toronto Region

Job opportunities are updated daily.

There are 288 job postings in Toronto Region.

Table of job opportunities for your chosen occupation at the regional level.
Date Posted Job Title Employer Location Source
2014-08-28 Cook, ethnic foods (Philippine cuisine) AC Group Inc. o/a Max's of Manila
  • Vaughan
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2014-08-28 Cook (Curry & Tandoori) 2283853 ONTARIO INC OA SILVERSPOON
  • Brampton
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2014-08-28 Cook (Curry & tandoori) Silver Spoon Inc.
  • Mississauga
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2014-08-28 Cook (Curry & Tandoori) CafeZauq
  • Milton
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2014-08-28 Cook (Specialized in Pakistani & North Indian cuisine) LAHORE TIKKA HOUSE
  • Toronto
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2014-08-28 Cook (Specialized in South Indian Cuisine) 1482351 Ontario Ltd OA Annapoorna Take Out & Catering
  • Mississauga
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2014-08-28 cook Cara Operations Ltd.
  • Etobicoke
 Monster
2014-08-28 Ethnic food cook (Hakka Indian Chinese) Royal Garden
  • Milton
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2014-08-28 Cook (Fish & Chips, West Indian/Chinese Foods) Andy's FISH & CHIPS
  • Scarborough
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2014-08-28 Pastry cook (Chocolatier) Nadège Patisserie
  • Toronto
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2014-08-28 Pastry cook (Senior Pastry Cook Specializing in French Pastry) Nadège Patisserie
  • Toronto
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2014-08-28 cook Caseys
  • Toronto
 Monster
2014-08-28 cook East Side Mario?s
  • Toronto
 Monster
2014-08-28 cook Bier Martkt
  • Toronto
 Monster
2014-08-28 cook Prime Pubs
  • Oakville
 Monster
2014-08-28 cook Prime Pubs
  • Toronto
 Monster
2014-08-28 cook Prime Pubs
  • Mississauga
 Monster
2014-08-28 Ethnic food cook (South Indian Cook) 1564768 Ontario Inc.
  • Brampton
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2014-08-28 Ethnic food cook (Restaurant) 1867342 Ontario Inc o/a Amaya Express
  • Toronto
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2014-08-28 Cook (Restaurant) Pronto Pronto
  • Brampton
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