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Catering Assistant (1124)

Job description

Mellors Catering Services are currently recruiting for a:

Catering Assistant (1124)
Mellors Catering Services is the first choice contract caterer in the North for catering in the business, industry and education sectors. From food on the plate to design and turnkey project management of new catering developments, Mellors Catering Services brings commercial experience and local resources to your organisation.
Our Mission: Top quality service and food create happy and successful people
Job Details:
Environment: Education
Hours: 16hrs (Mon-Fri)
Basic Hourly Rate: £8.50, equated.
Contract: Permanent (Term Time Only)
Region: Mansfield, NG18
Contract Start Date: ASAP
Accountable To: Catering Manager
Required to wear uniform as per company guidelines.

Maintaining high standards and ensuring all kitchen surfaces (including walls and floors) and equipment are kept clean to minimise the risk of accidents
Ensuring that all waste (dry and wet) is disposed of safely and in line with legislation and policy and procedures
Putting away all deliveries promptly and ensuring the stockroom is clean and accessible
Basic preparation of food and simple cooking
Serving meals ensuring correct portion control
Serving customers in a polite and friendly manner
General kitchen duties e.g. washing up
Using the equipment as directed by unit manager
Preparation of dining area
Ensuring food hygiene and health & safety regulations are adhered to at all times
Adhere to existing and new working practices, methods, procedures and respond positively to new and alternative systems
Ad hoc activities as directed by the Catering Manager


Ability to work as part of a team
Ability to promote a welcoming environment to our customers, polite and friendly
Catering experience is desirable
Punctual and work well under pressure
Basic understanding of food hygiene would be advantageous
Experience of working with food previously is desirable
Neat and tidy in appearance
A ‘can do’ attitude, prepared to assist the rest of the team

It will be necessary for the company to apply for a DBS check at commencement of employment.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £8.50 /hour


  • Apply by: 06/06/2019
  • Company: Mellors Catering Services
  • Location: Mansfield
  • Job type: Part-time
  • Job sector: General
  • Employers reference: na
  • Listing date: 15/05/2019

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