• Part Time
  • Permanent
  • Nairn Centre
  • December 21, 2023

McDougall Energy


McDougall Energy is looking for a high energy, results focused individuals to fill Cook and Kitchen Help positions at our Nairn Centre Jeremy’s Truck Stop & Country Restaurant and Esso Retail & Cardlock Fueling Station located in Nairn Centre, ON.  

Reporting to the Site Manager, this position is responsible for:

Set up workstation with all needed ingredients and cooking equipment.

Prepare ingredients to use in cooking (chopping and peeling vegetables, cutting meat etc).

Cooking and preparing a variety of fresh nutritious meals and refreshments, stirring and turning food items as needed.

Follow portioning preparations standards to ensure consistency for customers.

Monitor temperatures on oven, fridge, freezers etc. and report any mechanical issues to Supervisor.

Keep a sanitized and orderly environment in the kitchen ensuring equipment and utensils are washed/sanitized after use.

Ensure all food and other items are stored and rotated properly to ensure freshness.

Monitor stock and advise Supervisor when shortages are identified.

Assists Supervisor with menu planning, costing and production strategies.

Maintain a clean, safe work environment.


The ideal candidate will have:

One year in a cook position or equivalent kitchen experience.

Diploma or certificate from a culinary school or cook program an asset.

Food Handlers Certificate and asset.

Experience using cutting tools, cookware, bakeware, and deep fryer.

Knowledge of various cooking procedures and methods.

Ability to follow all sanitation procedures.

Ability to work in a team environment.

Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively

Knowledge of Public Health Regulations and Health & Safety Practices an asset.


McDougall Energy Inc. (“McDougall Energy”) is a Canadian, privately owned, family business serving energy customers since 1949.  McDougall Energy is a marketer and distributor of heating oil, propane, gasoline, diesel fuel and commercial lubricants, as well as an Esso™ and Shell® branded retailer.  McDougall Energy is proud to be a Platinum Club member of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, having retained its designation consecutively since 2011. Now in its third generation of ownership, the energy company serves communities  across regions of Ontario and Western Canada. The company is headquartered in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. 

Our success is driven by an uncompromising commitment to provide the highest quality customer service to each and every customer. We recognize that our employees are our most valuable resource and offer opportunities for development for personal and career growth.

Apply on-line at www.mcdougallenergy.com/careers or

send a resume by email to us at: careers@mcdougallenergy.com


Confidentiality of all applicants assured.  Only those selected for interviews will be contacted and we thank all other applicants for their interest.


McDougall Energy is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and workplace. If you require any accommodations, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@mcdougallenergy.com