Café Style Chef – Film Studio Catering Company
My client is an ingredient led catering company providing a quality fresh food service for film and TV studios including location work. We have an immediate vacancy for a reliable, customer-focused professional Head Chef to run the mobile kitchen for a 6-week contract at Pinewood Studios.
Catering for about 200 people a day the unit provides snacks, grab and go food, street food style, proper coffee, cold drinks etc. Menus change daily, are International and include Indian/Asian fusion, Mediterranean comfort food and raw juices etc. The company core values embrace responsible food provenance, recycling and healthy eating producing delicious, creative and inspirational food on a daily basis with a big focus on vegan and plant-based food, including vegan baking. There is no central production kitchen so all deliveries, food prep, cooking and service are done from the mobile unit
Duties will include:
- Running the mobile kitchen on a daily basis
- Food prep & cooking
- Serving customers
- Menu planning
- Ordering and stock management
- Health & Safety, Food Hygiene and Allergy Awareness
We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable chef with excellent experience of fresh and healthy café style food, including vegan cooking. Well organized, tidy and even-tempered, good with the public, flexible on working hours. You must be a strong team player prepared to roll your sleeves up as this kitchen is always busy.
Previous experience of film location work would be an advantage.
This position is subject to mandatory Covid-19 testing
Own transport is essential.
Rate: £195 a day
Monday to Friday 6-6
This may include occasional night shoots