Food Service Assistant

Food Service Assistant
Faircape Group
Somerset West, Western Cape


Posted 02 September 2021

Job Details

Job Description

The Faircape Group owns and manages six luxury retirement/lifestyle villages within the Western Cape.

We currently have a vacancy for a Food Service Assistant at Heritage in Somerset West.

The successful incumbent will have a variety of tasks associated with food production and kitchen hygiene.

Job duties include, but is not limited to the following:

  • Cleaning and preparation of vegetables, fruits and meats for cooking
  • Cooking of simple foods
  • Maintaining work areas and serving areas in a clean, sanitary and safe conditions
  • Washing of crockery and cutlery
  • Packing of supplies in the food storage areas
  • Assist in storing unused food and supplies, dispose of unusable leftovers and garbage
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Experience and knowledge:

  • Similar experience in the kitchen and food preparation
  • Knowledge of standard kitchen equipment, utensils and measurements
  • Knowledge of sanitation practices related to handling and serving food
  • Able to work as part of a team in a busy kitchen atmosphere
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

Working Hours:

  • Required to work 16.25 shifts per month. Normal working days are Mondays to Sundays, according to the roster, from 07h00 to 19h00