We're hiring a Prep chef to join our central production kitchen team, making our tasty toppings and delicious dips!
You’ll be based in our Leytonstone shop, working in a small team of 2 or 3 staff on shift, dealing with all areas of prep and cooking, daily kitchen cleaning and maintenance (including washing up and deep cleaning). You’ll be preparing the orders ready to be sent out, working to deadlines, sometimes working unsupervised, so efficiency and focus is key.
The central kitchen provides key elements to the Yard Sale Pizza menu and what makes us stand out. We’re looking for someone who wants to grow with us, who can get the work done but enjoy the hustle in a fun working environment at the same time!
The duties include and are not limited to:
- Opening the shop and receiving deliveries
- utilising light kitchen equipment and commercial ovens
- learning the YSP recipes and preparing the ingredients and dips in batches
- ensuring all prep is ready on time to send to all of the Yard Sale Pizza shops
- stock management and control using commercial kitchen methods
- maintaining a clean and hygienic working environment at all times and
- acknowledging risk assessments in the workplace
- Experience working in a commercial kitchen, dealing with high volumes of prep, managing stock and orders
- Excellent organisation skills and able to work unsupervised
- Able to maintain a clean and tidy working environment at all times
- Level 2 food safety and hygiene
- Excellent knowledge of risk assessments in commercial kitchens
What we can offer:
- Day time shifts (shifts run from 7am to 3 or 4pm)
- 5 days per week
- Sundays off
- Starting £10 per hour
- All overtime paid for
- Holidays paid in as cash
- Training and development
- Branded YSP T-shirts as uniform
- Free Pizza on shift
- Discounts for family and friends
- Staff parties
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to apply for this role.