Visitor Centre Cook/Chef

Job Description


The Orkney Brewery Visitor Centre comprises of the Tasting Hall café with licensed bar, the brewery shop with ales, merchandise and some local crafts,  and tour facilities for the brewery itself.  It is a family business which is overseen from the company head office located near Inverness at Cawdor. 


Orkney Brewery is one of Orkney's iconic food and drink industry names.  We are proud to have a 5 star rating for our Visitor Centre from Visit Scotland.

We are looking for an organised individual to join our team as Cook/Chef to to work in our fast paced daytime kitchen operation. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in a catering background. Current Food Hygiene certificate would be an advantage.


Role Responsibilities:

  • Menu planning to include salads, sandwiches, soups, baking,  and meats eg Dounby butcher burgers
  • Daily prep for service
  • Maintaining clean work area in line with current environmental guidelines
  • Cooking, service and storage of menu items
  • Ordering supplies


Hours: Daytime operation 9.30am - 4.30pm.  Typically 6 days from 7, full time.

Location: The Orkney Brewery Visitor Centre, Quoyloo, Stromness, Orkney Kw16 3LT. Quoyloo is on the west mainland, close to the famous Skara Brae


To Apply: Please send your CV to Norman Sinclair at