Chef

  • Job Reference: com/1701/95097001/52597234/R/O
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2024
  • Employer: Defence
  • Website: https://www.compass-group.co.uk/
  • Location: Cranwell
  • Salary: £12.80 Per Hour
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Chef - RAF Cranwell 
£12.80 per hour/ 37.5 hours per week

Looking for an exciting opportunity with great work-life balance at the most prestigious of RAF bases?
  • No split shifts, Full and Part Time roles available 
  • No regular late-night finishes 
  • One to two weekends working per month
  • Ability to take holidays during Christmas, Easter and Summer periods
  • Onsite Free Parking
  • All Uniform Provided
  • Recommend a friend scheme with cash rewards
  • "You matter" health and wellbeing programmes
  • Access to Station Sports and Welfare Facilities
We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Chef to help us create exceptional food experiences for Defence on a full time basis, contracted to 37.5 hours per week.
As a Chef you will be working in a passionate and hard-working team to create an outstanding culinary experience for our customers in the market-leading food service company in the UK.
In return we offer support and development to progress within a company that invests in its people, celebrates individuality, and rewards and recognises employees who go beyond the plate.

Could you bring your spark to Defence? Here's what you need to know before applying:
Your key responsibilities will include:
  • Preparing delicious, high-quality food that delights our clients and customers
  • Being an enthusiastic team player and excellent communicator
  • Representing Defence and maintaining a positive brand image
  • Complying with Food Handling & Hygiene standards
  • Complying with Health & Safety regulations
Our ideal Chef will:
  • Be a brilliant communicator and easily build relationships
  • Strive for excellence in an eager and motivated manner
  • Take initiative and make decisions that are right for our customers
  • Have a desire to succeed in your role
  • Possess the ability to work under pressure
  • Demonstrate exceptional timekeeping and reliability
  • Have a safety-first mind set
  • Passionate about food

About Us

Part of Compass Group UK&I, ESS is the Defence, Government, and Energy services sector of Compass Group UK & Ireland. We support 250+ UK military establishments, high profile police, secure environments and government sites, along with a range of onshore and offshore facilities including platforms, drilling rigs, floatels and offices for the energy sector. We know that a friendly face makes all the difference, so we look for people who are passionate about delivering excellent customer service, at all levels, to join our teams.

Job Reference: com/1701/95097001/52597234/R/ONE

Compass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone's talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive - Diversity is Our Strength!