Kitchen Assistant

Job Description


The Orkney Brewery Visitor Centre, is a 5* award-winning, family-run establishment based in the former schoolhouse for Quoyloo, one mile from Skara Brae, in the heart of Neolithic Orkney. 


We are seeking a Kitchen Assistant to support the running of our busy kitchen, providing a wide selection of local snacks and meals for our Tasting Hall Cafe.


This position requires an energetic and hard working individual with a keen eye for detail. You will work in a small team to provide high quality food to our visitors.


Experience is preferred but not essential. 


Main Duties:

  • Preparation of food: salads, sandwiches, soups and baking
  • Supporting other members of the team 
  • Communication to ensure food is prepared in a efficient and timely manner
  • General cleaning duties
  • Knowledge of Food Hygiene - training will be provided



No evening work required.


Hours:         Full-time/Part-time hours considered

                   Daytime shifts only - 09:30 to 16:30

Contract:    Seasonal


To apply: Please send your CV to


  Click here to download an application form 


For more information or an informal chat about this position, please contact Leanne or Mr Sinclair on 01856 841 777



The recruitment process for this vacancy is being handled directly by the employer.  Candidates currently registered with The Orkney Employment Consultancy are required to submit their own application following the instructions listed above.  The employer advertising this vacancy is responsible for contacting you regarding the progress of your application.