Cook

  • Job Reference: 00003109-1
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Johnstons of Elgin V.C
  • Location: Elgin, Moray
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Chefs - All Levels, Contract Catering, Temp, Interim & Seasonal, Restaurant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

About the Role

We have a permanent job opportunities in our restaurant and are looking for individuals who is passionate about cookery and has a flair for creating fresh, high quality dishes from scratch. If you are interested in joining our hardworking, restaurant team who strives to deliver a 5-star VisitScotland experience to our customers, see how to apply below.

You will be

preparing, cooking and presenting items from our main menu

ensuring the quality of dishes are of a high standard on all occasions

maintaining good stock control and storage of food, equipment and cleaning items

assisting the Head Chef as and when required

adhering to food safety procedures at all times

ensuring the highest standards of hygiene and cleanliness within the kitchen

We have 2 positions available in our restaurant with weekly hours being either:

37.5 hours per week (working 2 days out of 7) or
15 hours per week (working 2 days out of 7).

Full flexibility is required.

About you

You will have

have excellent interpersonal, teamwork and communication skills

have knowledge of food allergies and impacts

have a passion for sourcing and utilising local fresh ingredients and making dishes from scratch

experience of working in a busy, fast-paced kitchen where food is made to order

attention to detail in the presentation of food and commitment to quality

enthusiasm for discovering new food trends and contributing ideas to the daily ‘specials’ items and menu change.

About Us

Johnstons of Elgin is an innovative, luxury clothing brand with over 220 years of experience in working with the world’s finest fibres. Across three centuries, our family–owned company has carefully sourced cashmere and fine woollen fibres from around the world, applying the latest technology and highest quality expertise in our own vertical Scottish mills. Employing over 850 staff our valued employees and communities are at the heart of everything we do, producing unique, high–quality designs which are made to last. Our brand is focused on sustainability, working with natural, renewable and biodegradable fibres and we are committed to maintaining a minimal environmental footprint.