Food service Assistant

Job Title: Food service Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colchester
Salary: £7.70 - £8.21
Start Date: 2019-05-24 00:00:00
Reference: SDX/TP/383497/45851
Contact Name: Oliver Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2019 15:55

Job Description

Are you an experienced Catering professional or are you looking to get into the Catering industry? 

A great opportunity to join the hospitality and catering team at Merville Barracks where you can contribute to providing our service personnel with the high quality facilities and services they deserve.

We have been working with the Ministry of Defence since 1986 and provide a wide range of services to support British servicemen and women serving in the United Kingdom and overseas

Our catering, retail and leisure facilities have been developed to combine high street style restaurants, cafés, bars, shops and leisure services

Package description

Full training provided on the job, full uniform, access to a world class employee discount scheme.

Main responsibilities

Main responsibilities include:

  • minor food preparation
  • serving on the till
  • general cleaning duties
  • serving on the hot plates
  • compliant with all company procedures


Ideal candidate

The ideal candidate should have the following skills:

  • customer service focused and experienced
  • cash handling experience
  • food preparation experience
  • cleaning experience but not required
About the company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business