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Kitchen Porter (Cleaner)

Posted 20 days ago by Sodexo
Location Colchester Job Type Permanent
Salary £7.38 - £7.83 Sector Catering & Hospitality

Are you a friendly, approachable and sociable character? Would you like the security of working for one of the world’s largest employers? Do you want the comfort of not having to work split shifts, late nights and every weekend? Are you passionate about excellent customer service? If you answered yes to all of these then you could be exactly who we are looking for.

Working within the largest integrated catering, retail and leisure facility on Merville Barracks, home to the British Army’s rapid response brigade and delivering the largest food offer across the entire Defence contract, your main role is to deliver an outstanding service to every customer every time.

Being an active part of a large team of Chefs, Kitchen Porters, Coffee Shop Retail Assistants and Retail Assistants you will play a crucial role in achieving Sodexo’s mission statement of being a world leader in quality of life services.

Package description

Access to a very popular and generous employee discount scheme.

Holiday entitlement of 20 days plus 8 bank holidays per year which increases with length of service. (pro-rata)

Full uniform provided including safety shoes.

Company sick pay entitlement of 5 full days after 6 months employment

No late night shifts

Most weekends off work (rota system in place)

Main responsibilities

Your role is primarily to make sure that all Health & Safety, Food Safety and COSHH regulations are adhered to within Montgomery Kitchen.

You may be required to support in other areas of the building during key service times. You will be required to support Front of House operations during key meal timings by clearing trays, cleaning tables, cleaning hotplates etc.

Ideal candidate
  • Good communication skills, must be able to demonstrate effective verbal communication
  • Able to work on own initiative within a team environment
  • Able to demonstrate attention to detail and adherence to standards
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