Food Preparation Assistants are fundamental for a kitchen to run smoothly. As a Food Preparation Assistant, you will be working with Chefs as well as other members of your team in preparing ingredients for recipes and dishes while helping with other kitchen duties. Preparation varies from kitchen to kitchen but washing, peeling, weighing and mixing ingredients is often a key element. You will be closely involved with each dish from start to finish.

Food Preparation Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Complying with health regulations and safety precautions

  • Tagging, labelling, dating all materials 

  • Preparing workstation with all necessary ingredients and equipment

  • Overseeing stock and food supply

  • Basic cooking tasks that you may be asked to complete