Food Service Helper

October 17, 2023 0 Comments

Are you passionate about food and enjoy working in a dynamic environment? Wendy’s Restaurant is currently seeking a Food Service Helper to join our team. In this role, you will play a crucial part in ensuring our customers have a positive dining experience. As a Food Service Helper, you will be responsible for various tasks that contribute to the smooth operation of our restaurant. If you’re a dedicated individual with excellent customer service skills and a love for the food industry, this job might be a perfect fit for you.

Job Position: Food Service Helper
Job Location: 307 Bayfield Rd, Goderich, ON N7A 3G8
Company: Wendy’s Restaurant
Salary: $14.50 Hourly
Job type: Full Time
Working Hours: 40 Hours a week

Job Overview

As a Food Service Helper at Wendy’s Restaurant, your primary responsibility is to assist in the daily operations of the restaurant. You will work closely with the kitchen and front-of-house staff to ensure a seamless flow of service and maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and food safety.


  • Assist in food preparation, including chopping vegetables, assembling ingredients, and following recipes.
  • Handle and store food items according to safety and sanitation guidelines.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of workstations, dining areas, and restrooms.
  • Assist with the setup and breakdown of dining areas before and after service.
  • Operate kitchen equipment and appliances, such as grills, fryers, and microwaves.
  • Handle cash transactions accurately and provide excellent customer service at the cash register.
  • Collaborate with team members to meet customer needs and ensure a positive dining experience.
  • Follow Wendy’s Restaurant’s policies and procedures at all times.


To be successful in this role, you should possess the following qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Prior experience in a food service or customer service role is preferred but not required.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work well within a team.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to maintaining high cleanliness and food safety standards.
  • Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as required.

Daily Tasks

Food Preparation and Handling

As a Food Service Helper, you will be responsible for various food preparation tasks. This may include chopping vegetables, assembling ingredients, and following recipes to ensure consistent and high-quality food items for our customers.

Cleaning and Sanitizing

Maintaining a clean and sanitized environment is crucial in the food service industry. You will be responsible for cleaning and sanitizing workstations, dining areas, restrooms, and kitchen equipment to ensure a safe and hygienic environment for both customers and staff.

Customer Service

Providing excellent customer service is a key aspect of the Food Service Helper role. You will interact with customers at the cash register, take their orders, handle cash transactions accurately, and address any questions or concerns they may have. Your friendly and professional demeanor will contribute to a positive dining experience for our customers.

Skills and Qualifications

To excel in the role of a Food Service Helper, certain skills and qualifications are essential.

Physical Stamina

Working in a fast-paced restaurant environment can be physically demanding. You should have the stamina to stand for extended periods, lift heavy objects, and perform repetitive tasks.


Collaboration and teamwork are vital in a restaurant setting. You will work closely with the kitchen staff, cashiers, and other team members to ensure efficient operations and exceptional customer service. A cooperative and helpful attitude will contribute to a positive work environment.

Attention to Detail

Attention to detail is crucial when it comes to food preparation, handling, and maintaining cleanliness standards. You should be meticulous in following recipes, portion sizes, and safety guidelines to deliver consistent quality to our customers.

Customer Service Skills

Interacting with customers requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You should have a friendly and approachable demeanor, be able to handle customer inquiries and complaints effectively, and strive to create a welcoming atmosphere for all patrons.

Training and Development

At Wendy’s Restaurant, we believe in investing in our employees’ growth and development. As a Food Service Helper, you will receive comprehensive training on food safety, customer service, and restaurant procedures. We provide ongoing support and opportunities for advancement within our organization.

Work Environment

Working at Wendy’s Restaurant means being part of a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

Fast-Paced Atmosphere

Our restaurant operates at a quick pace, especially during peak hours. You should thrive in a fast-paced environment, be able to multitask, and remain calm under pressure.

Team Collaboration

Collaboration is at the heart of our success. You will work closely with a diverse team, including kitchen staff, cashiers, and managers, to deliver exceptional service. Building positive relationships and effective communication within the team is essential.

Career Opportunities and Advancement

Wendy’s Restaurant values the growth and development of its employees. As a Food Service Helper, you will have the opportunity to expand your skills and progress within the organization. With dedication and a strong work ethic, you can pursue a rewarding career in the food service industry.

Benefits and Compensation

We offer competitive compensation packages and benefits to our employees. Details regarding wages, health benefits, and other perks will be discussed during the hiring process.

How to Apply

If you’re excited about the prospect of joining our team as a Food Service Helper at Wendy’s Restaurant, please visit our website or contact our restaurant directly for information on how to apply. We look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you better.

By email

By phone
902-543-2227 Between 09:00 AM and 05:00 PM

In person
479 Lahave Street
Bridgewater, NS
B4V 3A2
Between 09:00 AM and 05:00 PM


Working as a Food Service Helper at Wendy’s Restaurant provides an excellent opportunity for individuals passionate about food and customer service. This role allows you to contribute to a fast-paced team environment, gain valuable skills, and grow within the food service industry. If you’re ready to embark on a fulfilling career in the restaurant industry, apply today and be part of our enthusiastic team.