Kitchen Porter (with live-in accommodation)

Terms: Full Time
Site: West Lodge Park

A vacancy has arisen for a KITCHEN PORTER at West Lodge Park Hotel (with live-in accommodation, if required)

We are looking for someone to join our 4* AA Rosette Kitchen Team at this prestigious country house hotel, rated as one of the best 4* hotels in Hertfordshire.

The job

  • Working hours 45 hours per week, over 5 day week, will include evenings and weekends as per the rota
  • Salary on application
  • Live in accommodation available (if required)

Your day-to-day duties could include:

  • unloading deliveries
  • organising the storeroom
  • collecting and washing pots, pans, plates and cutlery
  • getting pots, pans plates and cutlery back into use quickly
  • washing and disinfecting kitchen appliances, work surfaces, floors and walls
  • making sure kitchen equipment is properly stored
  • removing and recycling waste from the kitchen.

Skills required

  • the ability to carry out tasks quickly
  • the ability to lift, carry and move stores supplies, Kitchen equipment, crockery etc. around the kitchen areas
  • the ability to work on your own and use your initiative
  • the ability to remain calm under pressure and to follow instructions
  • a good team player.

About us

West Lodge Park Hotel has 58 bedrooms, 7 conference and banqueting rooms, Restaurant and Terrace Bar. Beales Hotels, a family owned business, are committed to developing their team and promoting from within where possible. We offer a range of benefits including:

  • Live in accommodation at subsidised rate, if required (this includes up to x3 free meals per day and utilities)
  • Free meals whilst on duty
  • Free parking and uniform
  • Generous hotel discounts after six months’ service
  • Discounted gym membership at nearby leisure centre
  • Staff recognition scheme, long service awards etc.
  • 20 days holiday, rising to 26 days after 5 years’ service (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Various staff trips

You must be eligible to live and work in the UK unrestricted. Please note that only those candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted

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Want to apply for this vacancy?

Address: West Lodge Park Hotel, Hadley Wood, Hertfordshire, EN4 0PY

For all vacancies please contact Sally Tustain – HR Co-ordinator on 0208 216 3922 or or download an application form.

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