Trainee Development Chef / Dev Chef (Manufacturing)

Trainee Development Chef / Dev Chef (Manufacturing)

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    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £22000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Laura Constantine

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8999

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Trainee Development Chef / Dev Chef (Manufacturing)


Kings Lynn, Spalding, Wisbech, Boston, Lincolnshire


A large food manufacturing company with a site based in Lincolnshire is currently seeking a Development Chef to join their growing team. You will ideally be from a production/manufacturing background, have a recent food/catering qualification (with hands on experience) or be a chef working with fresh ingredients daily.

Key accountabilities for Development Chef –
  • Producing and managing all food samples required by the business to a high quality standard
  • Recipe management throughout the development process
  • Ingredient and supplier information
  • Adhering to kitchen procedures and standards
  • Overall awareness of comparative products from all major retailers
  • Plans and organises own workload following Senior Development Chef’s guidance of required tasks for completion
  • Keeping the business aware of current and future food trends
  • Understands the wants and needs of internal and external customers

To be considered for this role you must have excellent IT skills along with being a confident presenter.

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