Commis Chef


Reading (RG8) – Berkshire, South East, United Kingdom
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11 February 2024

Your Aramark journey starts here

Are you currently working as a Commis or CDP and looking for a new challenge?
Love creating meals that put a smile on peoples faces?
Looking for a casual role?
Well, we have a job for you! 
We are making a work life balance achievable whilst still working in hospitality, cultivating your culinary career with a world leading organisation. 
We are currently looking for a Commis Chef to work with our integral team at BP Pangbourne, Technology Centre, Whitchurch Hill, Pangbourne, Reading, RG8 7GR

What’s in it for you
-£11.58 per hour
-Full time – 35 hours per week – Monday – Friday, 7am – 2.30pm
-Discounted meals on shift 
-Free parking
-Free uniform and safety shoes provided
-NEST pension contribution and Life assurance 
-Generous holiday allowance which increases after 3 full years of service
-Cycle to work / Refer a friend scheme
-Apprenticeship schemes available to help with career progression
-A wide range of perks including MyStaffShop discounts (save money on your weekly supermarket shop!), Nest pension, Life assurance, online e-learning and much more!

What you’ll be doing
-Preparing and cooking meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
-Supporting with food orders
-Check all food is compliant with allergens
-Following recipe cards to prepare, cook and serve a range of meals
-Completing daily paperwork to cover due diligence 
-Assisting with deliveries and stock checks / placing orders
-Placing food orders and maintaining kitchen records
-To share responsibility with the Chef manager/Catering manager for the checking, probing and signing of all food deliveries
-To monitor and record temperatures of fridges, freezers, hot cabinets and serveries.
-Assisting in daily and weekly kitchen deep cleans
-Full knowledge of all menu items served

-Relevant culinary qualification is desirable but we offer apprenticeship schemes to gain your qualification whilst you work.
-Previous experience in a similar role
-Allergen awareness
-Excellent team player and communicator
-A confident chef

About Aramark

Northern Europe – Our Mission

Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet.

Northern Europe – About Aramark

Aramark is a leading service and solutions provider in Northern Europe. We proudly support clients, partners and customers in food, facilities management, property services, and retail solutions. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you’re pursuing — a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work — our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at aramarkcareers

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Aramark Northern Europe is an equal opportunities employer.

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