Kitchen Assistant – Part Time –

  • Part Time
  • Exeter
  • Salary: £10.50 - £11.40/hour


Kitchen Assistant (30 hours)

£10.50 up to £11.40 per hour – This isn’t joining a team. This is being part of the family.

Our warehouse canteen is managed by our efficient and highly motivated catering team, who provide breakfast and lunch for the entire warehouse. Now we are looking for experienced Kitchen Assistants to prepare and cook healthy, balanced meals for our teams. Sourcing all ingredients from our on-site warehouse and engaging with our friendly team members on a daily basis, you will find this role both challenging and rewarding!

What you’ll do

Preparing and cooking breakfast and lunch for approx 100 people per meal slot, ensuring enough food is prepared for everyone
Assisting with planning and organising meal schedules and menu changes, with consideration for dietary requirements
Managing food stock levels, while minimising waste
Sourcing all meal ingredients from our onsite warehouse
Maintaining food hygiene standards throughout the preparation process
Reporting any health & safety issues
Planning and organising meal timing and menu changes, with consideration for dietary requirements
What you’ll need

Experience working as a cook/within a kitchen environment essential, we are also happy to provide additional training and support where needed
Extremely well organised with excellent multitasking skills and ability to work well under pressure
Flexible with working shifts, including weekends
Excellent time management skills
A confident clear communicator with a good standard of written English, able to follow instructions precisely
Proactive and able to highlight problems/issues in a timely manner
Level 2 Certificate in Food Safety & Hygiene in Catering is desirable however we are happy to support your training
What you’ll receive

This isn’t getting by. This is getting what you deserve. Working at Lidl is rewarding, in every sense, because we give you the training to succeed in your role and plenty of opportunities to progress your career here. We’re proud to offer a competitive hourly rate from £10.50 up to £11.40 per hour (*depending on experience) with 30 days’ holiday per year (pro rata). Save for your future with our pension scheme or save today with a 10% in store discount, plus extra discounts on days out, cinema tickets and much more.

Please note your employment is conditional upon the Company’s receipt of satisfactory references and if requested by the Company, a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Disclaimer: due to the high volume of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close a vacancy earlier than the advertised date. This is to ensure our teams can manage application levels while maintaining a positive candidate experience. Once a vacancy has closed, we are unable to consider further applications, so please submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Salary: £10.50 – £11.40/hour

Job Type: Part Time

Location: Exeter

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