Chocolate Production Team Member
We are looking for a enthusiastic person to join our team
This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a growing business. You will be working with a dedicated team where you can expand your professional career in the creative food industry.
Hunted + Gathered are Melbourne chocolate makers whose singular mission is exploring the depths and flavours of the cacao bean.
In our Cremorne headquarters, we create organic chocolate from bean to bar. Our philosophy is that the simplest products are best, and usually taste the best too. Hunted + Gathered place an emphasis on small details to create things they can be proud of.
About The Role:
We are looking for someone to join our chocolate production team. Reporting to the Production Manager, you would be responsible for the production of wholesale chocolate. They are also responsible for contributing to the smooth running of the production kitchen through correct stock handling, completion of daily preparation tasks and cleaning.The role will also be responsible for maintaining up to date recipes, methodology and food safety documentation.
Some Tasks Include:
- End to end production of chocolate including sorting, roasting tempering, wrapping and packaging.
- Ensure chocolate is produced is in line with recipes and production methods.
- Produce the required production levels/volumes as requested by the Production Manager.
- Complete daily kitchen set up and pack down tasks as assigned.
- Ensure daily cleaning and task checklists are completed and signed off at the end of each shift.
- Ongoing quality control of all ingredients, production and stored stock, reporting any issues to the Production Manager.
- Positive attitude.
- Kitchen experience preferred, eager and willingness to learn essential.
- Self-starter with the ability to work autonomously and as part of a team.
- Has excellent communication skills – verbal and written,
- Methodical and highly organised,
- Is both creative and process focussed, has high attention to detail and takes pride in what they do