Kitchen Porter


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Number of Positions:
Contract Type:
Permanent – Full Time
£10.20 - £13.50
Working Hours:
Kinsale, Co. Cork
Closing Date:
Job Category:
Catering Staff
Sodexo Segment:
UK Corporate Services

Package Description

Food Service Assistant and Kitchen Porter Positions Available

We are looking for Kitchen Porters for Daytime Hours.  You will be providing great food and service to Eli Lilly staff in Kinsale, Co. Cork.  Full and Part-time positions (including weekends).  Daytime hours and half-day shifts available.  Uniforms and laundry provided and shift meals included.  Competitive pay and great benefits including contributory pension, paid holidays and Bike to Work Scheme.

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Location of work: Eli Lilly, Dunderrow, Kinsale

Hourly rate: €10.20 - €13.50




  • Previous experience in a similar role preferred, but not essential
  • Personal motivation and passion.
  • Own transportation to Kinsale Essential
  • Must be available to work weekends

Job Introduction

We currently have an opportunity for a Kitchen Porter to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression..

Main Responsibilities

  • Ensuring that the kitchen pot wash and service areas are clean and tidy, assisting with  and washing up
  • Deep cleaning of Kitchen and Equipment
  • Ensuring health and safety regulations are followed
  • Completing any administration as requested including food temperatures, wastage and cleaning schedules
  • Assisting in the effective management of stock and portion control
  • To raise any issues or customer suggestions and complaints to the Catering Manager
  • To ensure you act in the interests of your own safety and the safety of others as all times.
  • To receive any training that is necessary to maintain and improve the standards of the establishment
  • To assist in cleaning the food service counters and vending machines as and when required
  • To attend to any reasonable request by management.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Previous experience in a similar role, teamed with the ability to deliver the highest standards of hygiene and food safety
  • Personal motivation and passion.
  • Working Knowledge HACCP
  • Own transportation to Kinsale Essential
  • Must be available to work weekends

About The Company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 36,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the energy, corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

At Sodexo we are committed to a leading role in promoting equality opportunities and valuing diversity and inclusion. We seek to create a work environment based on mutual respect for all individuals, building a culture that appreciates and values the experiences and skills brought by each person to benefit our organisation and work hard to ensure that all people, whatever their race, colour, sex, gender identity  disability, nationality, national or ethnic origin, religion or belief, marital/partnership or family status, sexual orientation, age, social class, educational background, employment status, working pattern, are welcome to and included within our organisation. 

We’re a Disability Confident Leader employer. We’re committed to changing attitudes towards disability, and making sure disabled people have the chance to fulfil their aspirations.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to  support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process.