Expert staff for your kitchen - Cooks for Hire

Ultimate Hospitality Placement


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Easy Access

You're just a quick phone call away from long and short-term staffing solutions for reasons such as sick leave, leaves of absence, vacation, maternity and paternity, disability or seasonal demands.

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Variety of Positions

You get access to casual (year-round), full-time (placement), part-time (seasons) positions for cooks on an as-needed basis.

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Qualified Staff

We take care of hiring and assessment of employees before they are sent out so you get competent and efficient people immediately on the job site.

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Certified and Insured

Staff are insured and registered with WorkSafe BC and (if applicable) must have FoodSafe™ certification already in place.

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Save Time and Hassle

You save time calculating payroll, government taxes, EI benefits, CPP, vacation time/pay, union dues, etc. Plus, you don't have to deal with HR issues like pouring through resumes.

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Lower Operating Costs

You save money in a variety of ways, by eliminating paid benefits, vacation pay, WorkSafe BC payments and more.

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Cooks for Hire has provided us with experienced chefs for our at-home private dinners. They were professional in every way. The preparation went smoothly and the final product was beyond delicious. I would not hesitate to recommend them.  

Dotty and Bud

Cooks for Hire has been and will continue to be, an essential service for us. Heather has always been willing to work with us and follow up to make sure our needs are met. CFH team members always come with professional attitudes and work ethics, a pleasure to have in our kitchen. CFH is quick to respond and assist with last-minute changes and pertinent information.  


Cooks for Hire is amazing! Heather is wonderful to work with and the team of cooks are all professional and hard-working individuals. We highly recommend Cooks for Hire.  


I wanted to thank you for the wonderful service you have always provided us. After so many years of calling on you for special events, client events and big family get-togethers, the food and the service is always impeccable. From prep to table to clean-up the process is flawless; I never worry.  And the final statement, the absolutely  scrumptious food! Beautifully presented, a feast for the palette and for the eyes. Thanks you for always being there for us.  


We have used Cooks For Hire since September, 2015. Each and every time, this team has provided us with quality staff who are professional, courteous and reliable. Their skill level varies from dishwasher/kitchen helpers to Certified Chef de Cuisines. I would strongly recommend Cooks For Hire to anyone in the food service industry.

Harley, Food Service Provider to Independent Schools & Colleges

Each of your cooks has successfully integrated into our Food and Beverage team to provide short-term, quality support to our operations. Cooks for Hire understands our organizational needs and provides us with staff who are aligned with our values, have flexible skills sets and show the highest level of professionalism and positivity. We look forward to continuing our partnership with this outstanding team.

PARC Retirement Living

I have been using Cooks For Hire for several years now and could not imagine our business without the hard work and dedication I get from all of their staff. Our business fluctuates frequently and Cooks For Hire really does a great job in providing the support we need. I personally believe that CFH provides an essential service to the industry. Thank you for this much needed service.

John, Executive Chef