Kitchen Assistant

Purpose:
To provide service support in the both the Fieldhouse and Banquet kitchens as directed by the on-duty supervisor. This role provides flexible delivery of back of house tasks and duties; including line assistance, mise en place coordination and kitchen clean-up. The Kitchen Assistant will be asked to fulfill the most immediate need on any given shift.  This position will maintain cleanliness of all dishes, cooking equipment and overall the cleanliness of the kitchen.

They will ensure all food preparation areas are  clean and efficient in order to ensure the best customer service.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with front of the line cooking and mise en place.
  • Assist providing backup in the prep areas.
  • Assist in restocking the work areas.
  • Set-up range of menu items in both kitchens.
  • Maintain the cleanliness and sanitary condition of the kitchens and food storage facilities. Including cleaning the fridge and cooking areas.
  • Ensure that all products are properly wrapped and stored according to food safety regulations
  • Wash dishes, cutlery and glassware and store in appropriate location.
  • Scrub, wash and sanitize all pots, pans and utensils in the three-compartment sink.
  • Keep all non-cooking appliances and equipment in clean condition.
    • Daily: scrub and sanitize all working areas including tabletops; dispose of all garbage including recyclable in the appropriate area.
    • Weekly:wipe and sanitize the shelves and floors of walk-in fridges; sweep and mop floor of storeroom; strain the deepfryers of oil and clean it’s basins.
  • Report any malfunctions and/or unsafe conditions to the supervisor on duty.
  • Assume other related duties as assigned by the Chef or Supervisor.

Job Requirements: 

  • One (1) year experience in food preparation, cooking, dishwashing or cleaning.
  • Working towards completing a Safe Food Handlers Certificate (with completion expected by the end of probationary period).

Education: 

  • High School Diploma

Skills required:

  • Customer service driven.
  • Able to follow direction and think on their feet.

Candidates wishing to apply should submit application, qualifications & references. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Resumes with references will be accepted by drop off or by e-mail.

Email: jobs@racentre.com - Please put job title in subject line.

The RA is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.


The RA is proud to be completely SMOKE FREE
Smoking or vaping tobacco or cannabis is prohibited anywhere inside the RA buildings and on the entire property (including all outdoor spaces such as parking lots and playing fields). Those who choose to partake in smoking or vaping must do so at a location off RA properties.