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Direct Hire Food Preparation Worker Jobs That Match Your Skills

Jobs in Demand in Hospitality

What Does a Food Preparation Worker Do?

The Job

Food Preparation Worker

What is a Food Preparation Worker?

Food Prep Workers perform a variety of tasks related to cooking, such as slicing meat, making coffee or shucking shellfish.

Why companies need Food Preparation Workers

There are few roles more dynamic than Food Prep WorkersWithout youthe kitchen grinds to a halt. Your role is to make sure that the kitchen has everything it needs to provide eaters with delicious meals. Sometimes this means cleaning, other times it means stocking various items so that the kitchen runs efficiently during busy times.

How can I get paid the most?

Achieve your performance goals and measures of success.
  • The kitchen passes health inspections.
  • All foods are stored at the correct temperature.
  • Orders go to the right table.
  • The time between receiving an order and sending it to the table is within established norms.

What do Food Preparation Workers do?

  • Ensure food is stored correctly.

  • Confirm that there is adequate stock of food, equipment, and utensils.

  • Assist kitchen staff with various tasks and provide cooks with needed items.

  • Prepare foods according to orders.

  • Guarantee that the right server takes the right dishes to the right tables.

  • Plate or package meals to go for customers.

  • Clean and sanitize work area and equipment.

In addition to these highlights there may be other tasks/actions that you will be asked to participate in or complete that coincide with accomplishing the organization’s objectives that are broader than the direct responsibilities of this in-demand job

Who manages you and who do you work with?

Food Preparation Workers report to kitchen manager and head chef. You will work with other members of the kitchen staff and waitstaff, and you may sometimes work directly with diners. .

The Person

What attitude, attributes and abilities do you need to do the job well and fit with the company culture?

What Abilities (skills and experience) do I need?

  • Customer & personal service
  • Active listening
  • Speaking
  • Social perceptiveness
  • Coordination
  • Service orientation

Nice-to-Have Skills

  • Near vision
  • Oral expression
  • Arm-hand steadiness
  • Manual dexterity

What Attributes & Attitudes are a best fit for this job?

  • Relationship oriented
  • Supportive
  • Coordinated
  • Attentive to detail
  • Cleanly
Attitude, Attributes & Abilities for Food Preparation Worker Jobs

The Work

Time Commitment

  • Flexible 
  • Schedule 

Where do you work?

  • Remote 
  • In-Office/Worksite 

How will you get your work done?

Company typically will provide you with the tools that they need you to use to complete your job. This may not include hardware, transportation, or general tools that you would use for both personal and business purposes. Check with the company you match to be sure of what the company will and will not pay for. 

The Type of Job​

  • Full-Time 
  • Part-Time  

These jobs are in demand may also include Internship, Apprenticeship or Learn-On-The-job matches.

Giggers, part-time or independent contractors with multiple clients or projects may not match for this work opportunity.  

What will I get paid and what I will get for doing this job?

The information below is a range of what you could be offered. Compensation and total rewards vary from company to company and your level of proficiency, match, experience, knowledge, and geography. 

  • Total Compensation Range: $28,184-$29,764
  • Employee Benefit, Programs, Perks: $5,000- $25,000 per year 
  • Paid Time Off and National Holidays  
  • Purpose or Impact Alignment between your interests and the companies’ objectives 

 All elements of the total rewards: base compensation, variable compensation, health, and welfare programs the offerings and the conditions of receiving or eligibility of such offerings are all subject to change. The company will provide any changes in writing prior to the effective date.

The Company

All companies that you could match with on pepelwerk offer legitimate direct hire jobs. The people that you will work for and with are interested in building a team of people that have the right fit for the culture, the job and compliment how the team works. 

When you match for jobs you will have an opportunity to learn more specifics about the company to determine if you are interested in working for them.  

How to find the best job for you?

You download the People app and complete your Talent profile. Pepelwerk is not a staffing agency, and we are not a job board. We are a tool that is designed to help you get the job you need now and plan for jobs in demand in the future. You must match with the right fit based on your work-life goals, attitude and attributes.   

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