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Food Program Assistant

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
3 days ago

We're looking for a passionate person to join our lunch program team! You love providing exceptional customer service to people. You are passionate about food and how it can be used to create great moments for people.

Traction on Demand's hiring philosophy is based on culture, intelligence and then skills. Here's what we mean by that:


Culture at Traction on Demand isn't about drinking beer and playing ping-pong - it's much more. We are looking for people who want to join an active community of engaged individuals who see business as more than just a vehicle to make money. We care about our people, wider community and planet. Come join us on this journey!

Traction on Demand is a group of entrepreneurs committed to creating ecstatic clients, doing enjoyable work and being efficient in everything we do. We fail fast and love to innovate. Change is our middle name.

Our values don't just sit on a glossy page. We live them every day. Our values are the cornerstone of who we are - do they resonate with you?
  • Embrace Knowledge
  • Do the right thing
  • Seek adventures and smiles
  • Healthy hearts and heads
  • Pursue opportunity
  • Build community


People often ask what it takes to succeed at Traction on Demand - you've got to be smart, without having an ego. What does that mean? Imagine working with a group of your smartest friends who all love to learn. Everyone is always pushing each other to grow and innovate at a pace that can only be called furious. We are never idle or stagnant. We seek and share knowledge. We are comfortable with the unknown. We just "git 'r done."


Tractionites come from a variety of backgrounds, and we are eager to find people that are from non-traditional backgrounds. Typically, we find that people are successful in this role when they have:
  • Ability to interact with all levels and demonstrate strategic understanding of business needs
  • Ability to think critically and analytically
  • Ability to multi-task in a SUPER fast paced environment
  • Willingness and passion to quickly learn skills and knowledge that you don't currently possess
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Desire to be the best at what you do
  • Knowledge of preparing food for large amounts of people
  • Organized and a love for maintaining standards
  • Ability to create buy in

What You Will Be Doing

Lunch Program
  • Assist and support as needed with Daily Lunch Program
  • Help prep delicious, nutritious lunch daily so each lunch service run smoothly
  • Once all food prep is done provide help with lunch service in a fast and efficient manner to all Tractionites
  • Maintain inventory stocks so we have enough for lunch service each day (paper towel, bowls, cutlery, napkins, etc.)
  • Help with food order from vendors each week as needed
  • Wash, sanitize kitchen and food truck space after each service
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization in food truck and kitchen space
  • Assist in managing building relations concerning the food program
  • Provide backup options when required

Food Programs
  • Assist with organizing and ordering all catering requests
  • Help manage in house food programs

Coffee & Tea Culture
  • Help manage coffee and tea culture that is consistent at all Traction offices
  • Maintain all coffee and tea supplies at reasonable levels (coffee, dairy, sugar, stir sticks, tea, etc.)

  • Maintain cleanliness and organization in all Traction kitchens while enabling others to do the same
  • Assist in managing cleaning staff and implement additional cleaning services where required
  • Assist providing necessary supplies and organization that enables Tractionites to maintain a clean and healthy kitchen standard
  • Maintain fridges to make sure they are clean
  • Water supply and services

  • Develop and maintain the IT systems that support the above functions
  • Company communication regarding food programs
  • Work with Facilities team and take on additional projects when required
  • Other duties as required
  • Implement T4G and B Corp initiatives throughout all food program initiatives

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Traction on Demand

Management and Executive