Lingfield Park hosts all weather and turf racing, music concerts, conferences and events. We have a Golf Course, Hotel and Spa on site and being located less than 1 hour from London we are the destination of choice for anyone with a sporting interest in the south east.

We are looking for a Head Kitchen Porter to join the team in the Marriot Hotel. If you have an eye for detail with strong customer service skills then this could be the role you’re looking for. You will report to the Executive Head chef and in their absence the Senior chef on duty. You will be work in the Hotel Kitchen and associated back of house areas being responsible for the cleanliness, inline with departmental and legal standards.

Some of the Key Responsibilities

  • To undertake duties in a thorough and methodical manner to ensure that departmental and legal standards of cleanliness and hygiene are maintained
  • Supervising all kitchen porters and ensure all work is carried out daily and at the maximum Hygiene & Safety standards
  • Ensuring all kitchen porters have been trained and their training has been recorded by the Head of Department
  • To create an effective rota for the kitchen porter team, in conjunction with the chefs
  • To clean all kitchen utensils and other light equipment in a timely and efficient manner
  • To store clean kitchen utensils and other light equipment in a tidy and safe manner
  • To clean all fixed items of equipment, tables, work tops and floors in the kitchens and food preparation rooms
  • To report any damaged or defective machinery, equipment and utensils to the Head of Department
  • To assist the chefs, from time to time, in certain simple food preparation tasks as directed by the chef in charge
  • To comply with all Health and Safety procedures associated with the department at all times
  • To control wastage and operate according to the Companies environment policy


Person Specification


  • GCSE or equivalent


  • Previous experience of meeting and exceeding high standards of hygiene and cleanliness is an advantage
  • Branded hotel experience is an advantage


  • Works well under pressure
  • Customer service focussed
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, honest and trustworthy


In return we will offer you

  • A competitive salary
  • 22 days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Accomodation availble onsite
  • Free gym and swim onsite
  • Free parking
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • A range of racing & leisure benefits including complimentary tickets, offers and discounts at our racecourses and hotels across the Arena Racing Company and group


We look forward to hearing from you.

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