Kitchen Assistant - Catering

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£18k - 20k per year + Bonus + Tips
14 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Kitchen Assistant - Catering

This Stylish restaurant with a modern, spacious, state of the art kitchen is looking for a permanent Kitchen Assistant to join their friendly team. You would be doing basic food preparation for the chefs, such as washing and chopping vegetables and basic cooking such as soups and chips. Working under the supervision of the chefs you would be well supported.

The restaurant uses the finest fresh local produce and locally caught seafood to deliver an outstanding menu which has resulted in it receiving excellent online reviews. You would be working straight shifts with no splits, working 4 on and 3 off or 5 on (2 half days) and 2 off.

If you have commercial kitchen catering experience and would like a permanent position or are back for the summer season and would like a summer job, this could be for you.

As a Kitchen Assistant your duties would include:

* Working under the direction of the Chefs to perform basic food prep.
* Taking responsibility for specific tasks that are assigned to you.
* Adhering to procedures to ensure the kitchen runs efficiently.
* Ensuring health, hygiene and safety policies are always met.

The ideal Kitchen Assistant would have:

* Experience of working in a commercial kitchen preparing food.
* Enthusiasm to work in the food sector and a passion for catering.
* The enthusiasm to learn and develop under the guidance of the Chefs.
* A team mentality to work well with kitchen and front of house staff/managers.

Kitchen Assistant - Catering

In return, you will receive a salary of between £18,000 and £20,000 dependant on skills and experience a performance related bonus and a share of tips. Your working week would be 48 hours of either 4 x 12 hours shifts and 3 days off or 3 x12 hour shifts with 2 x 6 hours shifts and 2 days off (no splits).