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Prep Cook (Be Fresh Pender commissary)

Prep Cook (Be Fresh Pender commissary)

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Be Fresh Local Market
Regular Full-Time

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Be Fresh, cultivated by SPUD.CA, creates healthy, pre-packaged meals with local and organic ingredients to bring our customers delicious, nourishing food. All of the action happens out of our Pender commissary, where our team can be found prepping, cooking, and chopping up a storm! The end product (think beatifully assembled salads, sandwhiches/wraps, zoodles, vegan meals, hummus...etc....we could go on forever!) is sold through our catering services, in our 5 Be Fresh retail locations, and SPUD.ca. 

Be Fresh is looking for a Full-time Prep Cook for our Be Fresh commissary (1114 E Pender Street). This shift is TBA, candidate must have open availability.

We are growing and love to promote from within plus you will receive 20% off of all our cool, local products!

What you'll do:

  • Set up the kitchen for different cooking task following set recipes
  • Recognize the shelf life and rotation of all the products in the coolers and freezers with proper labelling
  • Ensure the right amount of food is cooked for every station
  • Ensure Pull-Thaw and HACCP logs and completed daily
  • Follow food safe requirements
  • Help manage inventory, stocking and ordering
  • Assist other team members and fill in as needed
  • Perform daily side duties

What you'll need

  • Experience in a restaurant or kitchen setting would be terrific, especially a bustling and busy one
  • A positive attitude to get it done
  • Excellent knife skills
  • Knowledge of different cooking styles
  • A passion for food is fantastic!
  • A passion for life is even better! We are a fun loving, fast moving company and hope you are too

About SPUD

SPUD is more than just an online grocery company; we have a deep passion for local and organic foods and have set out on a journey to support healthy families. We are entrepreneurial, humble, have a resilient drive to succeed and we really love our customers.

Our local food movement involves delivering local and organic groceries to homes and offices with four Western Canadian locations in Edmonton, Calgary, Victoria and Vancouver. In each location, we hire locally, buy locally, and deliver locally. We work to simplify and enrich the lives of our customers, staff, suppliers and community partners. 

Our Core Values:

  • FIGHT to Create Amazing Customer Experiences Worth Sharing
  • Have a Passion for Sustainable Food
  • Be Open to the Perspective of Others
  • Learn, Grow and Win as a Team
  • Be Scrappy and Own It
  • Find the Fun Together

SPUD.ca is a certified B Corporation who is committed to solving social and environmental problems. Some of these efforts involve the following five things we do:

  1. We package our items in reusable bins to eliminate unnecessary packaging.
  2. We recycle, and help you recycle too.
  3. We work to reduce food waste and compost.
  4. We buy local products and list food miles.
  5. We have a strict Sustainable Purchasing Policy for all of our food.

SPUD is an equal opportunity employer.