Job Details

  • Reference No.DS/1646
  • DepartmentAdministration
  • Hours per Week40
  • LocationPaddock Wood
  • Grade6
  • Reporting toAdministration Manager
  • Closing Date02/04/2018 12:00 am
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Canteen Assistant – Paddock Wood

There’s every chance you’ll have eaten our food, so why not share our success and come and work for us? Bidfood is a leading wholesale food distributor and the preferred supplier for over 60,000 customers across the UK, ranging from pubs to schools, from restaurants to care homes and everything in between.

We work as a team to provide every food option from quality ingredients to finished meals, including a number of own brand ranges as well as all the big brands and regional specialties.

We currently have a vacancy for Canteen Assistant, required full time Monday to Friday 40hrs per week, based at our Paddock Wood depot.

Daily duties will be to assist the supervisor in delivering a high quality service in preparing meals and snacks along with general kitchen cleaning duties, cleaning tables, carrying out daily temperature monitoring checks and recording.

Night service will also be required Sunday to Thursday on occasions to cover holiday and sickness periods.

Excellent communication skills are required, with a pleasant outgoing personality and smart appearance is a must as this will be a customer facing environment, uniform will be provided.

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • A valid Food Hygiene Certificate.
  • Previous working experience in a kitchen/canteen environment is essential.
  • Flexibility to cover additional hours and evening shift when required.

If this is you, then we look forward to hearing from you.


Pension, 25 days holiday per year (plus public holidays), healthcare cash plan, childcare vouchers, personal accident insurance, employee discounts, free parking.


To apply, please complete an application form which can be collected at the depot, or send your CV with a covering letter, including the reference DS/1646 to:
Name and job title: Kim Causon, Administration Manager
Address: Bidfood, Transfesa Road, Paddock Wood, Tonbridge, Kent TN12 6UU.

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