Goods Receiver

We are currently looking for a permanent, part-time goods receiver, to assist the head chef in the smooth running of the kitchen. The successful candidate will receive and verify all deliveries, accepting only goods of the highest quality with no damage to products or packaging. Deliver and decant products with assistance from relevant department to the required areas i.e. fridges, store, cellar, stationary cupboard, The Beach Hut. Assist with stock takes on the 1st of every month.

This role provides a unique opportunity within a successful and expanding organisation, which encourages professional development and offers excellent long-term career prospects.


The role

Job title
Goods receiver

Watergate Bay

Part-time, 3 days per week (Monday, Wednesday and Saturday) plus holiday cover 

8.84 per hour

Job type

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What you'll be doing on a weekly basis

Ensure all food storage areas are well maintained and report any works that may need repair.

Ensure all fridges are working to set temperatures by visual checks throughout the day.

To receive and ensure that all items are delivered hygienically, in good order, weighed.

To ensure that all perishable items are received and dealt with promptly.

Ensure strict stock rotation is adhered to.

Report and record all discrepancies, shortages, quality issues, short dates, damaged goods, returns, etc.

To ensure that operating equipment is kept clean, sanitised and in good working order – environment –fridges,  corridors - scales, sack truck, etc.

To work cleanly, efficiently and tidily at all times.

To decant, cover and date all food products.

To clean and sanitise goods receiving area on a regular basis especially before and after delivery of high risk (fresh food) products.

Ensure working environment is clean, tidy and sanitized at the end of each shift, reporting to line manager for sign off.

What you offer

Good knowledge of English language.

Good communicator.

Previous experience in a similar establishment.

Food Hygiene certificate/training/on the job experience.

Driving license needed.

Why you should choose Watergate Bay

Watergate Bay Hotel is a relaxed professional place to work in a beautiful location right on the beach

Excellent career prospects in an ever expanding organisation.

Special rates for you and your friends & family to stay at Watergate Bay Hotel

Staff discounts on treatments in Swim Club

Discounts for you and your friends & family at Zacry’s, The Beach Hut, Living Space, Watchful Mary and Fifteen Cornwall

Staff discounts at Shop on the Beach and other partner businesses

Free surf lessons and free use of surfboards and wetsuits from the Extreme Academy

Social events throughout the year