Kitchen Porter Job at Highfield Healthcare – in Dublin, County Dublin

Job Description

Kitchen Porter

The Highfield Healthcare Catering Department provide meals, snacks, beverages and sundries to our 300+ residents and patients as well as to our colleagues in the staff canteen and visitors to our coffee shop.

The Post Holder will:

  • Ensure that they are fully aware of the HACCP Programme and that HACCP guidelines are fully implemented.
  • Responsibility for goods in & out of the kitchen and maintenance of records for same.
  • To assist with distribution of meals/food.
  • Assist with basic food preparation as required by chef.
  • Be responsible for the washing and cleaning of all kitchen utensils, cutlery and crockery.
  • Empty all returned trays and wash contents plus trays.
  • Wash and de-stain crockery & utensils as necessary.
  • Replace all delph, crockery and cutlery to designated areas for re-use.
  • As Chef requires, wash pots and pans as used.
  • Clean and wash floors as required, and keep kitchen area clean at all times, assist with kitchen deep cleans as required.
  • Ensure that cold & freezer rooms are maintained in a clean/tidy manner.
  • All kitchen equipment, including ovens, vents, extractor fans, work tops, fridges-freezers, cooker hoods, walls & fly screens to be kept clean and tidy at all times.


  • Previous experience in a kitchen setting essential, ideally within a healthcare environment.
  • HACCP Qualification and Food Safety certified.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • High standards of cleanliness and hygiene.
  • Flexibility.


  • Competitive salary rates
  • Excellent work environment
  • Paid annual leave
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Uniform / saftey shoes supplied (initial)
  • Free parking
  • Excellent public transport options (served by Dublin Bus 1, 16, 16c, 33, 41, 41a, 41b, 41c, 44)
  • Tax saver benefits (Cycle to Work; Dublin Bus/Rail/Luas Taxsaver) apply.

Highfield Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer.

All posts are subject to satisfactory references, medical and Garda vetting.


  • On-site parking
  • Discounted/free food

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: €10.45 per hour



  • Hospitality: 1 year (Preferred)

About Company

Company: Highfield Healthcare –

Company Location:  Dublin, County Dublin

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