Job Title: Food Counter Attendant
Locations: St. John’s, NL, and Mount Pearl, NL
Job Type: Permanent employment, Full-time
Salary: $15.00 hourly / 40 hours per week
Start Date: Starts as soon as possible
Vacancies: 10 vacancies

MAJES TEA INC is seeking enthusiastic Food Counter Attendants to join their team. This position offers full-time, permanent employment with health benefits, financial benefits, long-term benefits, and other perks. The role involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes, making it a green job.


  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years.
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years of relevant experience.
  • Asset Languages: Knowledge of Mandarin, Indonesian, Japanese, Thai, Cantonese, Spanish, Korean, or Filipino will be beneficial.
  • Work Setting: Urban area.


As a Food Counter Attendant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Carrying and replacing linen.
  • Clearing and cleaning tables, trays, and chairs.
  • Placing dishes in the storage area.
  • Sanitizing and washing dishes and other items by hand.
  • Keeping records of the quantities of food used.
  • Packaging take-out food.
  • Portioning and wrapping foods.
  • Preparing, heating, and finishing simple food items.
  • Serving customers at counters or buffet tables.
  • Stocking refrigerators and salad bars.
  • Taking customers’ orders.
  • Using manual and electrical appliances to clean, peel, slice, and trim foodstuffs.
  • Cleaning and sanitizing the kitchen, including work surfaces, cupboards, storage areas, appliances, and equipment.
  • Handling and storing cleaning products.
  • Receiving, unpacking, and storing supplies in refrigerators, freezers, cupboards, and other storage areas.
  • Removing kitchen garbage and trash.
  • Sharpening kitchen knives.
  • Sweeping, mopping, washing, and polishing floors.
  • Washing, peeling, and cutting vegetables and fruit.


  • Food Safety Certificate.
  • Safe Food Handling certificate.

Experience and Specialization:

  • Familiarity with electronic cash registers and food dispensers.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

  • The job may involve a fast-paced environment, handling heavy loads, overtime, physically demanding tasks, and standing for extended periods.
  • The ability to work under pressure and handle repetitive tasks is important.
  • Weight handling may go up to 23 kg (50 lbs).

Personal Suitability:

  • The candidate should be client-focused, efficient in interpersonal skills, reliable, and a team player.


  • Health benefits include dental plan, health care plan, and vision care benefits.
  • Financial benefits may include a bonus, commission, and long-term benefits.
  • Other benefits include free parking, learning/training paid by the employer, and parking availability.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates can apply for this position using the following method:

By Email: Send your application to
Include the job reference number, a cover letter, and the highest level of education completed with the name of the institution.

Note: The employer accepts applications from Canadian citizens, permanent or temporary residents of Canada, and other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit. Please answer the screening questions when applying, confirming your availability for the advertised start date, legal ability to work in Canada, willingness to relocate for the position, previous experience in the field of employment, and the highest level of study completed.

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