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“A perfect and happy place to work with.”
“Very good enjoy the day”
“happy atmosphere to work”
“I love to serve people and I like to see happy customers!!”
“If you choose morning shifts able to enjoy your long afternoon”
“none happy place to work”
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Top Companies for Head Chef
In 1954, an enterprising salesman named Ray Kroc discovered a small burger restaurant in California, and wrote the first page of McDonald’s® history. In 1967, the first McDonald’s Canada opened in Richmond, B.C. We’ve been growing with our communities and serving quality food at great value ever since. Today, McDonald’s Canada is proud to be one of the world’s leading foodservice retailers. From coast to coast, we serve delicious choices to more than 2.5 million people in over 1,400 locations every day. We’re also more than just your local restaurant. We’re hardworking small-business men and women, students working part-time, seniors getting the most out of life, and volunteers lending time to make a difference in the communities we live and work in.
Earls Kitchen + Bar is a family-run business, launched by father and son, Leroy Earl “Bus” Fuller and Stanley Earl Fuller in the early ‘80s and is also one of North America’s most successful independent restaurant groups. There are about 7,000 employees at 69 locations from Vancouver to Miami. Earls started with a simple idea: a laid-back burger and beer joint. Earls' early success was based on innovation, the best ingredients and great service. While keeping these core values, Earls has become a trend setting high end restaurant group known for ‘unchaining the chain’ with customized new build locations, and innovative improvements to existing restaurants. We are a force to be reckoned with in the restaurant industry where employees and partners feel a strong sense of pride representing the Earls brand.
Founded in 1966 by Pierre Bellon in Marseilles, France, Sodexo is now the worldwide leader in Quality of Life services. For over 40 years, we have developed unique expertise, backed by nearly 420,000 employees in 56 countries across the globe. In combining the diverse talents of our teams, Sodexo is the only company to integrate a complete offer of innovative services, based on over 100 professions. We develop, manage and deliver a unique array of On-site Services, Benefits & Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services for all our clients to improve the Quality of Life. Our experiences with our over 100 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance - every day.
A key reason for The Keg's success is the quality of our employees. Walk into any Keg and you'll find Keggers to be outgoing and welcoming, with a service style that makes you feel right at home. We hire the best, empower them with expertise, and let them be themselves. Most of all, we give them opportunities to grow both professionally and personally. It’s why we have been recognized as a Canadian Top 50 Employer since 2003, including the top 3 on Forbes Canada’s best employer list for 2023. Management and staff opportunities are often available at Keg Steakhouse + Bar locations across North America as well as at our Corporate office. Please view the Staff and Management sections on our website for current opportunities. Want to take a seat at our table? Follow us on Instagram @TapIntoTheKeg or apply online at www.keggerforlife.com #keggerforlife
Recipe Unlimited Corporation (formerly Cara Operations Limited) is Canada’s leading full service restaurant company. Home to such iconic brands as Swiss Chalet, Harvey’s, Montana’s, Kelseys, Pubs, Bier Markt, East Side Mario’s, Landing Group, New York Fries, St-Hubert, State and Main, Elephant and Castle and Original Joe’s. With this diverse portfolio of restaurants our Home Office Associates have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of some of the most popular, well-loved brands in Canada. Variety isn’t the only thing we offer – along with competitive compensation, we operate in a fast paced and energetic environment where effective team work and self-motivation to work independently are harmonious traits. Some opportunities that exist are with our Franchise Partners and are independently owned and operated.
IKON Office Solutions works to ensure that when it comes to buying business equipment, customers say, "I can and I will." As part of Ricoh Americas, IKON sells and services office equipment made by its parent, including copiers, printers, scanners, and fax machines, through about 400 locations in North, Central, and South America, as well as Europe. The company also offers managed document services, commercial and production printing, and other IT services. Customers are primarily large and small businesses (such as law and financial services firms) and government agencies. Ricoh Americas is a subsidiary of office equipment giant Ricoh.
True to who we are and knowledgeable about what we do. As LOCALS, we show kindness and care and operate with precision and skill. We are the ultimate hosts. Together, we play to win, have fun, and never take ourselves too seriously; Game nights, Happy Hour or a busy Sunday Brunch – we’re ready. We thrive on connecting with each other and our community and invite you in like an old friend. Here, you’ll only be a stranger once. As a part of the JOEY Restaurant Group, LOCAL Public Eatery is a growing dynamic brand currently operating 13 locations throughout North America with continued growth into 2030. Inspired by culinary artists and bringing a unique offering of pub food with an enticing twist. We invest our heart and soul to reinvent our drinks to provide an unforeseen experience. Our brand has been recognized as a Great Place to Work® in Canada for twelve consecutive years (2010-2021) and was the only restaurant group to achieve this award in 2021. LOCAL Public Eatery is an equal opportunity employer of all qualified individuals, including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.