We have a fantastic opportunity for a Kitchen Assistant to join our friendly NPD team at Greencore Manton Wood.
Within the role of Kitchen Assistant, we have two positions available. The first a runner whose duties would include collecting prep, stock management and cleaning duties. The second a sample maker whose duties include food preparation for our customer and internal meetings, Customer refreshment preparation and cleaning duties to help support and maximise the efficiency of our Product Development team.Main responsibilities
Keeping a clean working environment is key within the food industry and this will be a key part of your responsibilities.
Working with our great NPD Team daily, you will be required to manage your own time and work within the smaller kitchen team to ensure all prep is collected and all samples are made.
As the runner your duties include:
-Organising and collect all ingredients needed for the kitchen each day
-Stock management to ensure minimum waste and ensure deliveries are located and decanted
As the sample maker your duties include:
-Organising and making all specs to a high standard and help with mock ups so that products are ready to leave site for customer
-Co-ordinate and buy customer meeting refreshments
We work within a fast-paced environment across multiple major retailers whose products are produced from multiple sites. It is key that you can work within a team environment, self-motive, work well under pressure and problem solveIdeal candidate
Ideally, we'll be looking for you to possess food safety at level 2.
You will need to have good communication skills and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
Previous kitchen experience would be ideal but not a necessary
Working hours: Monday to Friday – 40 hours per week. We will however need this to be flexible at times.
Driving license would be advantageous.About the company
Greencore Group is a leading international manufacturer of convenience foods. Our ambition doesn’t stop at being the world’s largest sandwich producer; we’re looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high and expect that our people do too