Food Service Assistant with cooking skills

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Mount Charles


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Food Service Assistant with cooking skills

Cafre Loughry

We currently have an opportunity for a Food Service Assistant to join our team at Cafre Loughry.  

As the Food Service Assistant, you will greet customers, advise of available offerings and maintain the standards of the catering offering. You will be flexible, hard-working, excel in customer service and have a passion for the role that you do.

Cafre Loughry is an agricultural college based in Loughry with onsite accommodation for a number of students. The successful candidate will benefit from onsite parking, staff meals whilst on shift and uniform will be provided. This is a term time position, with the successful applicant having Cafre school holidays off. The core hours of work are Monday to Thursday 3:30pm to 7pm.

This is an exciting time to join the largest independently owned catering organisation in Ireland to develop your career within one of Deloittes best managed companies.

Key duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining counters and serving customers
  • Ensuring that areas of work and tables are kept to a high standard of cleanliness throughout the day
  • Completing production, wastage, temperature and cleaning records. Report discrepancies to your line manager
  • Maintaining stocks and supplies
  • Complying with all company and legal procedures relating to food safety, hygiene, health and safety and personal requirements
  • Food preparation and cooking
  • Operating a till and cash handling duties

Essential Criteria:

  • Excellent customer service
  • Previous experience working in a catering role
  • Cooking skills
  • The ability to prioritise and have an eye for detail
  • Good communication skills – written and verbal
  • The ability to demonstrate great team work skills
  • The ability to follow instruction

Level 2 Award in Food Safety and Catering or equivalent is desirable as well as experience working in a busy food service environment.

Hours of work: 14 hours per week  

Rate of pay: £8.72 per hour

Applicants should note that based on the response, the Company may increase shortlisting criteria.

The successful applicants job offer may be subject to the relevant security clearance required.

The Mount Charles Group Ltd is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


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