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Catering Manager

We are seeking an enthusiastic & experienced Catering Manager

The Kirklees Light Railway is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic, hardworking, experienced and dynamic individual for the position of Catering Manager.

The successful applicant will be passionate about food, with first-class customer service skills and the ability to maintain the highest food safety and hygiene standards to enable us to comply with current legislation.

This is an exciting opportunity to oversee and maintain our existing catering offer but with potential to develop our catering arm further. The catering section of the business currently comprises of the Bufferstop Café at Clayton West, Shelley Tea Room at Shelley, a barbecue and ice cream counter.

The railway operates a vibrant special events programme in which the catering section takes an active and integral role. The railway hosts private functions which can include hot or cold food options. This is a growth area of the business. The catering section also provides food for our children’s birthday parties: this is a core task. The Kirklees Light Railway currently welcomes approximately 60,000 visitors per year.

For a full job description, please CLICK HERE.

We are a very small team and need someone experienced, very reliable, enthusiastic and flexible.

Hours: 40 hours per week including weekends, Bank Holidays, school holidays and occasional evenings.

If you have any questions regarding this vacancy, please contact the General Manager, Stuart, at 01484 865727. NO AGENCIES PLEASE.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV and covering letter for the attention of the General Manager to info@kirkleeslightrailway.com.

The deadline for applications is 6pm on Sunday 23 March 2019, with interviews planned for w/c Monday 1 April 2019.

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