Picky Bits are on the hunt for an experienced kitchen assistant to join the team.

To help out for the busy Christmas period and potentially beyond! Immediate start.

A bit about our ideal candidate;

  • Friendly, reliable, committed and share our passion for Picky Bits!
  • You work well under pressure and will be the cogs that keep the wheels turning during busy shifts.
  • You will take pride in your work and most definitely be a morning person!
  • Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and reading. We LOVE a list.
  • At least Food Hygiene Level 2 is preferable.

If you have not had experience working in a fast-paced catering environment, then the following attributes are essential;

  • Ninja knife skills
  • A willingness to learn and ability to work well under pressure/up against the clock!
  • Knowledge of, and familiarity with ingredients. You must know your pecans from your pine nuts to your pumpkin seeds.
  • An obsession with food and an eye for detail.
  • Stringent about maintaining food hygiene standards
  • A sense of humour and a great memory

Tasks include;

  • Basic food prep – rinsing, chopping, peeling, slicing!
  • Cleanliness – washing, wiping, sweeping, mopping!
  • Keeping our kitchen space clean and organised
  • Loading and unloading the van. Unpacking and correctly storing deliveries
  • Sharing the responsibility to record temperatures and keep kitchen diary up to date
  • Greeting customers at the door for order collections
  • Shift patterns can differ but availability over the weekends is essential.
  • Must be flexible to varying hours to suit the business needs. No week is ever the same!
  • Looking for someone who can work weekdays and Saturdays. Sundays and evening shifts will be occasional.
  • 12-20 hours per week
  • Hourly rate of pay is negotiable and will be based on experience and skill sets.

CVs and/or application letters to Danielle at
Please read through the application carefully before applying and if you still think you fit the bill please make us aware of any points above that you do not think you may be able to fulfil.