Kitchen Porter Belsize Park

Job Ref: JO-2112-25405_1640797782
Sector: Hospitality & Catering
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 29 December 2021
  • London NW3 3EL London London London NW3 3EL
  • Blue Arrow
Blue Arrow


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Blue Arrow has an exciting new opportunity for Kitchen Porters for clients in London/Belsize Park and surrounding areas.
Blue Arrow is a proud supplier to a number of different clients so the ideal candidate will be flexible and happy to work in different locations depending on needs.
If you're a hard-working, reliable person and you enjoy working in fast-paced environments, then we want to hear from you.
We're not looking for formal qualifications, but someone who will be a great addition to our team, because no commercial kitchen can run without a good Kitchen Porter. As an essential part of restaurants, cafes, hospitals, schools, nursing homes, prisons, or staff canteen, you are a crucial to a smooth service of food and drinks to customers and patients.
Roles & Responsibilities
General skills
As a Kitchen Porter you will have:
* Good working knowledge of kitchen practices
* Experience of washing dishes and cleaning in a commercial kitchen
* Organisational skills and the ability to work methodically, and prioritise items that are needed in the kitchen for service
* Understanding of basic food hygiene practices
* Understanding of the importance of stock rotation when storing deliveries, especially perishable items
Personal traits
As Kitchen Porter you will be/have:
* Excellent attention to detail, ensuring everything that comes to you is clean, dry and put away in the correct place, and your workstation is kept clean and sanitary
* A good team player with excellent communication skills
* Reliably on-time for every shift, and trustworthy enough to work independently at the end of the night
* A flexible approach to work
* Ability to work well under pressure within a fast-paced environment, especially in busy periods
* Ability to work from your own initiative, and seek out additional tasks when your workload is quiet
* A willingness to take instruction, and ask questions when you don't understand or need more information
* A positive attitude and good problem - solving skills
Main Duties/Responsibilities
As Kitchen Porter you will:
* Wash up dishes, and cleaning kitchen appliances, work surfaces and walls
* Prepare work surfaces to ensure hygiene standards are adhered to
* Ensure pots, pans plates and cutlery back into use quickly during service
* Receive and unloading deliveries, when unloading items provide organisation in the kitchen and storeroom
* Remove waste and recycling throughout the day and at the end of a shift
* Sweep and mop the floor
* Keep track of chemicals and cleaning items needed for your section, and notifying the Head Chef when stock is running low
* Basic food preparation and assisting the chefs where appropriate, such as washing and peeling vegetables, moving deliveries to storage areas, cleaning of kitchen equipment and areas
Working hours:
Mon - Fri 08:30 - 15:00
The Requirements:
Flexible with working locations
Up to date food hygiene certificates
Experience in working in a fast - paced environment
Current DBS
Competitive pay rates
Flexible Employee benefits with access to exclusive rewards site offering a range of cash back, discounts and many more!!!
Access to MyBlueArrow app to receive available job notifications, accept/decline shifts, update your availability and request holidays
Paid annual leave, inclusive of bank holidays - accrued as you work
Please apply online

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