Becoming a Kitchenhand
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Becoming a Kitchenhand

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Also known as Kitchen Steward.
Assists kitchen and service staff in preparing and serving food, and cleans food preparation and service areas.
Training time 7 weeks - 2 years
Avg. weekly wage $911
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 32,100

What does a Kitchenhand do?

  • cleaning kitchens, food preparation areas and sculleries
  • cleaning cooking and general utensils used in kitchens and restaurants
  • transferring, weighing and checking supplies and equipment
  • assembling and preparing ingredients for cooking, and preparing salads, savouries and sandwiches
  • packing food and beverage trays for serving

Specialisations

  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Attendant
  • Sandwich Hand