The Depot CFC
May 11, 2024
NDG, Canada
Job Type


8 weeks, June 25th - August 16th 2024 - 30hrs/week  - 17$/h


As part of the Canada Summer Jobs program, we have the opportunity to welcome 6 young people as assistants in 5 Depot programs. Visit our website to find the position that suits you! 


Are you passionate about good food, love cooking or would like to improve your skills? Join the Resto-Depot Team! Our program allows us, among other things, to serve a meal 4 times a week to our community.


What we are offering: 

  • Work experience with our Chef to add to your CV!
  • Participating in a team effort that is dynamic and warm, multigenerational, and multicultural.
  • Improve your culinary skills! Learn about health and safety, food prep, and knife skills. 


Your responsibilities / Tasks:  

  • Assist our community Chef with meal planning and preparation in the Depot Kitchen;
  • Make sure kitchen volunteers have assigned tasks, and help orient new volunteers to the kitchen.



  • Comfortable speaking and reading French and/or English (additional language an asset);
  • In good physical shape, able to stand for several hours at a time, able to carry heavy loads (max: 50lbs);
  • Ability to work efficiently as a member of a team;
  • A sense of initiative and a desire to take part in the adventure of life at the Depot!


About the Depot*: Founded in 1986, The Depot is a community-based non-profit organization  (NPO) that works collaboratively with its community to address the root causes of hunger and poverty in NDG and the surrounding areas, in a manner that ensures dignity, community engagement, and the development of human potential. Our activities are built around four main pillars: share, grow, cook, and mobilize. To learn more, come visit our website!


Eligibility and working conditions: 

  • This position is offered through the Canada Summer Jobs program. Link to the Eligibility Criterias.
  • Supervisor: James Barrington (Food Skills Manager & Meal Program Coordinator)
  • Workplace: our kitchen in NDG (Montreal)
  • Schedule: 30 hours per week, including Tuesday evenings. Exact schedule to be determined.


To apply:  

Please fill out this online form ( 

If you don’t have access to the form, or have any questions, contact Marie-Lise Chicoine ([email protected]) or call (514) 483-4680 x 0.

Interviews will start as soon as May 13th

*The Depot is working towards creating a stakeholder-informed organizational culture, where anti-oppression and anti-racism are living and embodied practices. To achieve this, we aim to recruit a team that is representative of NDG’s diverse identities and lived experiences in order for our work to be by and for our communities.

Only registered members can apply for jobs.

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