Are you looking for a rewarding challenge? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced Team & Customer-focused environment?
At FreshMex, we pride ourselves on our brand & fresh food. If you love working in restaurants, have excellent communication skills, love life to the full & are looking for a structured career, FreshMex could be the place for you.
We’re looking for hands-on, passionate & energetic foodies to join our experienced team as we grow.
Team Member – Cook & Front of House
Roles: Full-time (35 hours+) & Part-time (16 hours+)
Pay: £7.70 – £8.50 per hour
Perks: Food on shift, Share of Tips, Bonuses, Staff Days, Career Progression, Flexible Rotas, 29 Days Holiday, Paid Training
Reports To: Shift Supervisor
Help to prepare delicious meals according to our recipes and menu
Able to follow instructions in preparing, cooking and portioning well-prepared meals
Deft in moving around the kitchen and apt in multi-tasking
Responsibilities and Duties:
Able to follow the prep list created by shift supervisor to plan duties
Prepare cooking ingredients by washing and chopping vegetables, cutting meat etc.
Undertake basic cooking duties such as preparing meat, sauces, toppings, etc
Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen by washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, taking out trash etc.
Ensure all food and other items are stored properly & no cross contamination exists.
Comply with sanitation & hygiene guidelines
Perform other kitchen duties as assigned
Escalate any HSE, staff or other issues to the manager where appropriate for resolution
Able to follow set procedures and menus
Proven experience in a cook or front of house role at previous job
Basic knowledge of health and safety rules in a kitchen (HACCP, COSHH etc)
Able to operate kitchen equipment & utensils
Knowledge of various cooking procedures and methods
A team player with good communication skills
Availability to work different shifts, including weekends
Patient with an ability to stay positive under pressure
Very good physical condition and endurance
Training from a culinary school/previous employer will be an asset
Please send an up-to-date CV through to firstname.lastname@example.org with a cover letter stating why you should be considered for our team.