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Kitchen Workers

Organisation: Scottish Canals

Salary: £12.13 per hour

Location: Caledonian Canal Centre, Fort Augustus

Scottish Canals is looking for Kitchen Workers to join our friendly team at the Caledonian Canal Centre!

We are looking for passionate, enthusiastic, and motivated individuals to join our team and work with us over our Spring to Autumn 2024 season.

If you’re interested in tourism, travel, events, food & drink, boating and outdoor activities, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.  We have seasonal and casual contracts available with a degree of flexibility around working patterns and hours.

Our pace, personality and people make us amongst Scotland’s top visitor attractions. From welcoming thousands of international visitors, serving customers and creating memorable experiences, our Kitchen Workers enjoy a wide range of fun and exciting responsibilities. 

You will assist customers with purchases, supply information, keep our attractions looking their best and help to ensure our visitors have a 5-star trip to remember.  The role will involve customer service, cash handling, and the preparation of food and drink.

Full uniform and training will be provided.

Duties will include:

Assisting in the food preparation process.
Cooking and preparing elements of high-quality dishes.
Preparing vegetables, meats, and fish.
To work with the kitchen team to understand customer expectations.
Helping with deliveries and restocking.
Assisting with stock rotation and cleaning stations.
To ensure that the Health & Safety Policy and Food Safety Management System are adhered to in the kitchen including all related paperwork checks & record keeping.
Assisting in other departments of the business when requested.
To be successful you will have:

Excellent interpersonal skills
a positive and proactive attitude and hygienic appearance at all times
A confident, friendly, welcoming, helpful, engaging nature
The ability to deliver a professional service to customers
Good time management and organisational skills
The ability to work well under pressure
A sense of own initiative with the ability to work effectively as part of a team
A flexible approach to the role
Previous experience in a similar role is welcomed, but not essential.

You will work on a rota which may include weekends and bank holidays.

Application Deadline: Sunday 19/05/2024