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Gourmet Kitchen Assistant

R. Denninger Limited

55 Brant Street, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 4C7, Canada



Employment Type


Gourmet Kitchen Assistant

Job Summary

Assists the kitchen supervisor with the production in the gourmet kitchen.

Job Duties

● Places finished products into the appropriate coolers for shipping
● Performs the final mixing and assembly of kitchen products
● Responsible for entering ingredient lot numbers and best before dates on recipes
● Retrieves raw materials and equipment from freezer/stockroom for production
● Ensures product quality and consistency
● Prepares raw materials for production in the gourmet kitchen
● Packs and weighs salads
● Cleans and cuts vegetables for production
● Assists in final production of finished goods
● Cleaning of dishes, equipment, machinery and floors
● Basic knowledge of kitchen equipment, (operating tilt fryers, steam kettles, Hobart mixers and
oven, etc).
● Use of knives
● May also assist in other departments
● Responsible to operate within the health and

Employee Benefits

● Associate training focused on developing practical skills
● Career advancement opportunities
● 20% Staff discount across all retail locations
● Perks Program (Monthly Super Staff Discounts, Goodlife Discount, Perkopolis and more)
● Immediate health, vision and dental benefits upon hire
● Employee Assistance Program
● Access to 24/7 virtual health care
● Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP)

What You Bring

● Comfortable working with raw meat products (beef, pork, chicken)
● Knife skills are a strong asset
● Ability to stand and perform repetitive work for extended periods of time
● Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
● Comfortable with assisting other departments as necessary

How to Apply

Step 1: Fill out the candidate referral form and upload your resume when prompted. Every applicant will receive a screening call from either Jackie or Donald.

Step 2: Candidates who are recommended to Denninger's will be advised to apply through their online Applicant Tracking System after the screening call.

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