8 months ago
Gate Gourmet is the world's largest independent provider of catering services for airlines and is the core business behind gategroup, whose eleven associated brands offer customers a comprehensive scope of products and services for virtually any on-board need. We provide more than 200 million meals a year to our 270-plus customers at some 120 airport locations around the globe.
We are currently looking for Checkers to join our transport team near Gatwick Airport.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
As a checker you will be responsible for checking prepared meals for all classes ensuring that the meals are to specification and comply with menu cards. You will also ensure you have checked any requests for special meals or last-minute requests (additional meals, aircraft changes, return catering, etc.) and they correct numbers are ready for uplift. You will be responsible to complete all security checking procedures in line with DFT requirements and highlight any delays through daily written reports.
If you are able to work as part of a team in a customer focused environment and keen to learn, we want to hear from you. You must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, good attention to detail, ability to work independently and as part of a team, flexibility (different shifts - night, weekends, holidays), willingness to stand for a prolonged period of time and the ability to work in a cold environment where all thermal clothing will be provided. Previous experience in a similar role in a production/manufacturing/stores environment is preferred but not essential. Full training will be provided to successful applicants.
Night shifts: Rotating shift patterns: 4 nights on 4 nights off (16:00pm – 03.30am or 179:00pm – 04.30am). Salary: £8.45 per hour + night shift allowance at £7.92 per shift worked.
* Free meals & beverages
* Free Uniform
* Paid Holiday
* Free bus from Gatwick train station
* Rotating shifts
* Summer incentive allowance during summer peak (Till 31st October)