Chef's Kitchen

Kitchen Assistant

Variety Shifts Available

We are currently looking to recruit Kitchen Assistants for a new Espresso and Cocktail Bar opening soon.

Bridges Espresso Bar will be a modern Espresso Bar situated in the heart of Bedford. Through its commitment to local produce and home cooked food, high standards and passion for customer service, Bridges will set itself apart from other coffee bars you may know. 

Bridges will be open for Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch and evening Lite Bites to accompany our drinks selection, offering an extensive selection of fresh food menu catering to our customer’s needs.

As part of the Bridges team, you'll be a team player who is reliable, passionate about our guests and be proud of our products. You’ll report to the Kitchen Manager and play a key part in the smooth running of the business. We want to create a winning team that will deliver the best service and high-quality produce, ensuring our guests return to us day after day and week after week. We have variety of shifts available from 7:30am to 00.00am, 7 days a week. When submitting your application please indicate the hours that you’re available.


Your role as Barista / Bar Staff:

  • To create and deliver a varied menu for our customers with care and style in line with Bridges training and standards

  • Deliver the highest standard of service to our guests

  • Prepare and serve hot and cold food as well as cakes and bakes

  • Maintain standards of health and safety, and cleanliness at all times

  • Communicate clearly with colleagues and customers

  • Support management with day to day operations


What we are looking for:

  • Someone who is friendly and approachable and passionate about delivering great food

  • A motivated team player who can work confidently as part of a team

  • A clear communicator who can multitask and works well under pressure

  • Someone who has a genuine interest in local produce

  • A positive can-do attitude towards all aspects of the role, who is always looking to improve and have a positive response to feedback

  • Experience is preferred, though training will be given to all staff


What we will offer you?

In return, we will provide you with a great package including:


  • A modern and stylish workplace

  • Competitive salary

  • 28 days holiday

  • Training

  • Uniform

  • Fun culture and work life balance

We’re particularly keen to hear from experienced Kitchen Staff, who are creative and have a passion for great food and baked good wishing to progress in their career.