Production Team Leader (sandwiches and Salads)

Location: Gloucester Services

Dept: Catering

Job Code: GHM219

We are looking for a team leader to join our kitchen production department, which produces all of our Sandwiches and Salads for our on site Cafés, Farmshops and Filling Stations.

We are proud to be a food business; we love food and we think food is important how its sourced, how its made and how it looks and tastes. We make our own food for our Kitchens and in our Farmshop we form close partnerships with small producers who are doing something unique and brilliant.

Good food is at the very heart of everything we do. We believe good food matters. So we serve it where you'd least expect it - on the motorway. We were the first family run motorway services on the UK motorway network and over the past 45 years have grown to a business which has over 1100 people working with us over six sites.

We couldnt do anything without our family of colleagues working together to create long lasting positive memories for our customer. We are proud of our difference and are constantly striving to do it better. We work with people who really care about food and where it comes from and want to share this experience with our customers.

Gloucester Services is a unique motorway service area on the M5 located near to Gloucester between Junctions 11A and 12. We are proud that were the first ever motorway services to be listed

in the Good Food Guide in 2016. We also collected the coveted 'Best Newcomer' award at the Observer Food Monthly Awards in 2014. The award was judged by top food professionals including Jay Rayner, Tom Kitchen and Lorraine Pascale amongst others.

What were looking for

Do you share our passion for good food and service and want to be part of a great team?

We are looking for a team leader to join our kitchen production department which produces all of our Sandwiches and Salads for our on site Cafés, Farmshops and Filling Stations.

Do you have experience leading a team and running a shift, excellent communication skills and people supervisory experience. We recruit people who share our values.

You will lead by example to ensure effective running of the shift and that your team consistently deliver an exceptional level of service to our customers. Responsibilities include ensuring that production levels meet customer demand through the team, including preparation of fresh ingredients and fillings for our selection of sandwiches, wraps and salads. Following our specifications you will assemble the products to ensure they are well presented, boxed and dated to ensure the best quality product reaches our customers. In addition to food preparation , you will ensure the best cleaning standards and ensure compliance with all HACCP requirements.

This is a full time position working 36.25 hours per week in 5 shifts over 7 days on a set 3 week rota. The department usually works from 6am to 2pm each day, but specific shift times may vary from time to time.

Sound like you? Then send us an application and wed love to discuss it with you further.

What we can offer you

In return we will offer you fantastic benefits across our six Westmorland Family businesses including;

Pay £9.48 per hour( £17,869 per annum)(different rates of pay for those aged under 18)

Free meal allowance while on shift, as well as free tea and coffee

Between 25% and 50% discount on most items in our cafes and shops

Bus service from Gloucester City Centre to Gloucester Services which is subsidised by us for our colleagues

Free car parking

28 days holiday increasing with length of service to 33 days (pro rata for part time employees)

Contributory pension scheme after completion of your probationary period

Lots of opportunity to grow your career with us