Kitchen Assistant

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  08 Jul, 2020
  • Job Ref:  KMP-53934

Job Description

Working under the guidance of the cook, the Kitchen Assistant will ensure that the kitchen is clean and operational.

He/she may also be involved in preparing ingredients.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensuring the food preparation areas are clean and hygienic
  • Washing utensils and dishes and making sure they are stored appropriately
  • Sorting, storing and distributing ingredients
  • Washing, peeling, chopping, cutting and cooking foodstuffs and helping to prepare salads and desserts
  • Disposing of rubbish
  • Organising linen laundry
  • Cleaning the food preparation equipment, floors and other kitchen tools or areas
  • Assist in setting up for groups, including setting tables and ensuring that table accessories are in place

Requirements and Qualifications

  • 2+ years’ experience in food preparation
  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays and evenings
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to follow instructions and work as part of a team
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Understand the importance of health and hygiene
  • Plenty of stamina
  • The ability to listen and learn – fast