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Title:  Steward I

Requisition #:  1600

St Andrews, FIF, GB, KY16 0JX

Career Area:  Food Services

Our Mission


At Aramark, our mission is to enrich and nourish lives. Every day, we deliver an impact wherever people work, learn, recover and play. And we need talented, energetic, passionate people to help us do it. 




Aramark is currently recruiting for a Steward to join our team in Leuchars Station-Officers. The successful candidate will report directly to the Senior Team Lead/Manager and will assist in the management of the restaurant and employees, deputizing in the absence of the respective management team.  


This is a full time 35 hour role

Job Responsibilities

Main duties/tasks:

  • By utilising resources available, work as optimally and efficiently as possible to ensure the service is provided to the agreed standards
  • Maintain accommodation areas in a clean and sanitary condition at all times
  • Cleaning, buffering, hovering, sweeping and washing floors, walls and ceilings to be carried out in accordance with company procedures and safe systems of work to the contract specified standard, and recorded in the cleaning schedules
  • Ensure all laundry is done to client’s happiness and contract specification
  • Ensure chemical store is kept clean and tidy
  • Accompany supervisor on daily and weekly inspections of areas of your responsibility
  • Maintain cleanliness of all catering equipment
  • Ensure kitchen and all its equipment are maintained in a clean and hygienic manner
  • Ensure mess is kept clean at all times
  • Assist in the preparation and serving of meals
  • Ensure adequate supplies of cutlery and crockery are available throughout service times
  • Ensure adequate supplies of galley equipment are available to chefs
  • Run the pot wash area
  • Assist in unloading containers
  • Enforce to deep cleaning programme
  • Advise line supervisor of any defects or maintenance requirements within areas of responsibility
  • Ensure all duties and responsibilities are undertaken in full compliance of the Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Report all accidents and injuries
  • Report any incident of fire, loss, damage, unfit food, and other irregularities and take such action as may be appropriate
  • Adopt industry training and development and culture by attending Client and Company training courses as deemed vital.
  • Fully support and participate in all Client and Company safety initiatives
  • All training initiatives which are identified are delivered to maintain the existing safe working practices and environment

Additional Responsibilities:

Responsibility for machinery/equipment/materials/consumables

  • Ensuring accurate use, safe operations and keeping clean and hygienic at all times
  • Basic maintenance and preparation for use on an as and when required basis
  • Completing work in terms of all Risk Assessments and Safe Systems of Work
  • Knowledge and proficiency in the use of cleaning materials and chemicals as approved under COSHH regulations ensuring, at all times, that all chemicals are stored accurately according to COSHH regulations
  • Solid understanding of Company/Client Safety Management Policy

Decision making 

  • Participate in periodical inspections and contribute to the process of identifying and implementing improvements
  • Identify personal training needs where possible
  • Take personal responsibility for closing identified development gaps and future requirements
  • Personal proficiencies are known, understood, adhered to and updated on an ongoing basis
  • Ensure the personal working hygiene standards meet both the company and statutory requirements

Communication/Contact with others

  • Connect with colleagues and supervisors with regard to routine information
  • Report any customer complaints immediately and take the needed action if appropriate

Key Requirements

  • No offshore experience is crucial however it is important that the individual has one year’s customer service experience and background knowledge and experience in a catering / hospitality environment or similar role or environment
  • Standards of training certification and watchkeeping (STCW)
  • Certificate of competency (COC) - Skilled certificate
  • Be able to communicate in English (verbally and written)

About Aramark

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is a leading service and solutions provider within the Northern Europe region. We proudly support clients, partners and customers in food, facilities management, property services, and retail solutions. Our work strives to contribute to a better world for both people and the planet, including commitments to engage our employees, empower healthy consumers, build local communities, source ethically, inclusively and responsibly, operate efficiently and reduce waste. Aramark employs over 16,000 people throughout Northern Europe.


All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence 


Aramark Northern Europe is an equal opportunities employer