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Title:  Kitchen Porter

Requisition #:  118

Watford, HRT, GB

Career Area:  Food Services


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 Northern Europe is looking for a Kitchen Porter to join our team in Leavesden, Watford. This is a full time and permanent position, working 5 days out of 7 per week. 


  • Ensuring all food hygiene regulations are adhered to, in particular HACCP regulations
  • Checking in of food deliveries ensuring that only the highest standards of produce is accepted into the units.
  • Ensuring that all food storage complies with food hygiene regulations and that F.I.F.O stock rotation system is being followed
  • Cleaning duties associated with service and related equipment and/or furniture
  • Preparation of service area and/or service points
  • Correct storage of food items and equipment after service
  • Maintain personal hygiene, appearance and uniform to company regulations at all times
  • Comply and assist in the promotion and implementation of the company’s health and safety policy
  • Monitor and record food and equipment temperatures.
  • Assist in other unit kitchen onsite during quieter periods in hospitality
  • Be aware of safety hazards within the kitchen and surrounding areas and to report them to your line manager
  • Other duties assigned by your line manager from time to time to ensure the smooth running of the department.


  • A keen interest in food and service
  • Previous experience in a high-volume kitchen as a kitchen porter.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Flexibility in hours of work to account for business levels and evening functions 
  • The ability to work on own initiative.
  • A good knowledge of Food Hygiene including HACCP.
  • Good understanding of English.


Aramark 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.