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Weekend/Part-Time Kitchen Associate: Fri-Sun, 12pm-8pm, $16/hr

Company: Feast & Fettle Inc.
Location: East Providence
Posted on: January 19, 2023

Job Description:

Feast & Fettle is seeking a well-trained KITCHEN ASSOCIATE to join Cold Line operations at our production facility located in East Providence. This opening is for a part-time position: Friday-Sunday, 12pm-8pmWhat is Feast & Fettle?Feast & Fettle is a premium, fully-prepared meal delivery service. Each week at our East Providence production facility, we are preparing, cooking, packaging, and hand-delivering high-quality meals from our fresh weekly menu to our growing member base across Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. -We exist in a unique culinary setting, distinct from a restaurant, catering, or quick service environment. You will work in a best-in-class production facility, handling and packaging high quality food with fresh ingredients in an immaculately clean kitchen. We have a fresh new menu to work with every single week, while also enjoying the precision and operational consistency of a well-oiled machine that puts out over 3,000 prepared meal plans each week; all with the workplace perks of a consistent schedule, 2 back to back days off, and a competitive compensation and benefits package.In joining us at F&F, you will work alongside a transparent, high-growth team filled with joyful, ambitious people. The culture at Feast & Fettle is what sets us apart from any other organization, and in particular from the common pitfalls of the food service industry. We commit every day to fostering a positive and empowering environment where we all are driven to bring our best selves to work and to make the company better each day. Feast & Fettle is also actively growing, and passionate about providing growth opportunities to our employees. -What does a Kitchen Associate at F&F do?Each day of the weekly production cycle, your Production Chef will work with your team to facilitate the labeling, portioning, and packaging of our menu items (entrees, sides, salads, soups, kids meals, etc). Our Kitchen Associate team transforms the prepared food from our Hot Line into the complete, delivery-ready, fully prepared menu items our members receive for home delivery.This work includes:

  • Prepping workstation and ensuring a high standard of cleanliness in the kitchen
  • Following cold line recipes with consistently high attention to detail
    • In addition to packaging prepared food from the Hot Line, our Kitchen Associates also prepare and assemble cold menu items such as the Kale Caesar Salad and the Dragonfruit Parfait with Housemade Mango Jam and Cashew Granola
    • Attention to product quality from start to finish
      • Kitchen Associates play a key part in quality assurance and are responsible for identifying any sub-par quality in the food they are handling to prevent any food items that do not meet the Feast & Fettle standard from leaving the production facility
      • Package final product according to packing specifications, including garnishes
        • Often working in pairs or teams, Kitchen Associates use packing cards to guide their work according to the intended presentation of a menu item. This can include packing by the each (1-4 chicken breasts) or by the weight (40-160 grams)
        • Attention to detail is critical for ensuring that the correct portions are packed into the right container and labeled correctly
        • Follow health and safety guidelines
        • Temperature check food and log properly
        • Assist with cleaning the kitchen and workspace at the end and throughout each shift
        • Assist with organization-wide demands of the weekly production cycle, including: labeling and packaging, pro-actively maintaining the F&F standard of cleanliness and organization of our equipment and storage across the facility, and helping coworkers across teams, with an all-hands-on-deck attitude reflective of our We Got You values.
        • Embodying our values to be an active contributor to the positive and empowered culture we have at Feast & Fettle
        • Conducting yourself with maturity and respect in all interactions with fellow team membersWhat does a strong applicant for this position have?Our most successful candidates are not just experienced with food handling, but are also deeply motivated and collaborative, and have a growth mindset that thrives on the momentum, commitment to quality, and positive culture that our team members co-create.
          • 2+ years work experience
            • Experience in a culinary setting preferred (quick service, restaurant, catering)
            • Ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively in a fast paced environment
            • Able to maintain rigorous high quality and safety standards
            • Strong attention to detail
            • Must be able to lift 50+ lbs. Multiple times/day
            • Must be able to stand for long periods of time (8-10 hours)
            • Desire to contribute positively to your coworkers and to the company
              • Ability to listen and communicate effectively
              • Very strong work ethic and enthusiastic attitude
              • Tech savvy is a major plus! We like to integrate tech into all aspects of the business
              • Positive attitude; we believe a negative attitude inhibits everything about what we are trying to accomplish as a team.What you get:
                • Hourly wage: $16
                • Competitive benefit package including:
                  • Paid time off
                  • Free weekly meal plan ($135 weekly value)
                  • 401k
                  • Wellness Reimbursement
                  • Education Reimbursement

Keywords: Feast & Fettle Inc., East Providence , Weekend/Part-Time Kitchen Associate: Fri-Sun, 12pm-8pm, $16/hr, Hospitality & Tourism , East Providence, Rhode Island

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