CAREERS

AT KETTLE CUISINE

Imagine a company full of people that care deeply about making and delivering delicious food that they've made careers out of that passion. That's us. And it could be you!

1st & 2nd shift Kettle Cooks

Location:  Morgan Hill, CA

Department:  Culinary

Position Type:  Hourly

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Adhere to safe working practices at all times
  • Perform daily checks of area for non-compliance and report them to your supervisor
  • Ensure finished product conforms to specifications
  • Manufacture quality products efficiently within time and quantity parameters
  • Follow the company GMP's
  • Show a positive attitude and a leadership mentality for all employees
  • Ensure clean and tidy production area at all times
  • Report Downtime to maintenance in a timely manner
  • Communicate and update all relevant parties of any issues or changes (low yields, etc.)
  • Monitor and action all waste
  • Take instructions from supervisors.
  • Any other tasks deemed reasonable and reasonably requested by management
  • Cook each recipe with the highest quality and right first time following the procedure
  • Taste as you go - constantly taste the soup and ingredients for quality and doneness
  • Ask for supervisor approval if there are any questions about the soup or ingredients and/or if specified in recipe
  • Responsible for checking that all ingredients are present to make the soup and in the correct quantities and quality
  • Follow HACCP plan - responsible for ensuring Cooking CCP is met for all soups
  • Ensure all paperwork is filled out neatly and correctly and signed off
  • Take responsibility for their kettle(s) and ensure that soup is always looked after

Qualifications and Experience

  • Ability to work all scheduled shifts, on time
  • Excellent interpersonal skills needed for working in a team environment
  • Proven track record in safe working practices
  • Manufacturing experience preferred (preferably in the food industry)
  • Experience working in temperature controlled settings
  • Experience with perishable items
  • Experience with Kettle Cuisine ingredients and soups

Required Attributes

  • Able to interact and communicate with the supervisors and team members
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Passion for food and high quality
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Numeracy skills
  • Bi-lingual preferred
  • Able to read and write English

Apply

Quick chill for slow food

Our hot fill, quick chill process takes our soups from 190 to 40 degrees quickly, which locks in perfect flavor and texture to keep our soups fresher for longer - naturally!