Other Food Trades Assistant

Other Food Trades Assistantsinclude jobs like Butcher's Assistant, Chef's Assistant, and Cook's Assistant.

Overview

Other Food Trades Assistantsinclude jobs like Butcher's Assistant, Chef's Assistant, and Cook's Assistant.

Day-to-day

  • gathering food ingredients in preparation for cooking and serving
  • gathering pots and pans in preparation for cooking food ingredients
  • weighing and measuring ingredients
  • washing, peeling, cutting, slicing and dicing ingredients for cooking and serving
  • cutting and grinding meat, poultry and seafood in preparation for cooking
  • removing cooked food from ovens and food warmers
  • washing work areas, equipment, utensils, dishes and silverware
  • storing food supplies, equipment, utensils, dishes and silverware in refrigerators, cupboards, pantries and other storage areas
  • advising when food supplies are low.

Considerations

  • physically demanding.

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To become an Other Food Trades Assistant

  • You can work as an Other Food Trades Assistant without formal qualifications. Some on the job training may be provided. A Vocational Education and Training (VET) course in cookery, butchery or hospitality might be helpful.

    Take a Certificate I in Food Processing

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