Commis Chef – Kissing Gate & Cabin Bar – Liverpool Airport

  • Company: SSP
  • Location: Liverpool
  • Closing Date: 30-05-2023


COMMIS CHEF – SSP Bars Liverpool Airport

Our Bars Teams are looking for full time, energetic, skilled and competent Commis Chefs, who are looking to progress in their hospitality career. We will give you the opportunity to work in a great team, learn on-job and progress in the industry as far as you dream. We need someone with a passion for food!

The heart of our Bars is our kitchen. As a Commis Chef you will be serving up the quintessential Fish & Chips. Juicy Kebabs, even tasty meat-free dishes. All cooked and plated with skill, care and a passion for great cooking. While it may be our name that’s above the door, it will be your talent that will delight our guests and keep them coming back for more. And if you make them feel special, we’ll make you feel special too. Supporting you. Developing your skills. Giving you a chance to grow. In a team that’s always there for each other.

Rate of pay – starting from £11.65 per hour – regardless of age.

£12.85 if you work between midnight and 06:00am

Share of tips – earn up to £150 per month!

In the kitchen you will be working in a team in a medium sized kitchen, flexible with your hours, working hours between 02:00 and 23:00. We pride ourselves on ensuring a great work/life balance, with days off together where possible and no split shifts.

We’re open to people from all industry backgrounds, in fact, we pride ourselves on having a diverse and multi-talented workforce.

Due to some responsibilities within the Commis Chef role, applicants will need to be 18 years of age or over to perform certain tasks or work on certain shifts.
Successful candidates will be required to provide references for the last 5 years and undergo a Criminal Record Check in line with Airport Security Regulations


Full induction and training
No zero-hours contracts – minimum guaranteed hours
Market leading tips shared equally between staff
Full uniform & equipment provision
Free meal on shift
Free parking
Company Pension Scheme
Award winning training and development
Free, award-winning apprenticeship that means you can earn while you learn
Up to 75% employee discount on a variety of SSP brands and franchises across the UK including M&S, Starbucks, Burger King, Caffe Ritazza and many more!

Under the supervision of Vicky our Kitchen Manager, you will be:

  • Helping With deliveries.
  • Preparing meats and vegetables.
  • Assisting other Chefs.
  • Assisting with stock rotation.
  • Contributing to maintaining kitchen and food safety standards
  • Efficient time keeping and time management of both preparation and food service.
  • Measuring dish ingredients and portion sizes accurately
  • Ensuring daily, weekly & monthly cleaning duties are carried out as organized by the Kitchen Manager.
  • Confidently cooking completed dishes from the menu.

Just in case you’re wondering who are SSP? Well, we’re one of the best kept secrets in Hospitality and Retail.
You may not know us by name, but you will know us from our brands. We are the leading operator of restaurants, bars, cafes, food courts and retail stores in airports, train stations, motorway service areas and other leisure locations.

Fancy finding out more? Apply Now to join our SSP family!

Diversity and Inclusion is a priority at SSP. We are an equal opportunities employer committed to engaging all of our people, so they feel valued and motivated; we champion diversity, promote inclusion, and ensure equality. We respect and protect human rights and prevent discrimination; and we positively impact our communities. We encourage and welcome applications from a diverse range of candidates regardless of background, gender, race, religious beliefs, disability, sexual identity and orientation or age.

Apply now or contact student support if you need assistance with your application, we’re here to help!