A Food Assembler completes and assembles food items on upright carts and airline equipment, including tray setups. Tray setups must follow airline specifications and usually include tray, paper tray liner, cup, plates, dessert, salad, snacks, bread, butter, condiments and eating utensils.
We are now hiring for Food Assemblers to work in our flight kitchen located near the Washington Dulles airport for the PM shift. This shift operates from 3:00 PM to 11:30 PM. This position is represented by a labor Union and is covered by one or more collective bargaining agreements. You will need to remain flexible in your shift and days off, as we may be required to change your schedule from time to time to meet production needs, requirements of the industry, or to accommodate a shift bid in accordance with the union contract. This position starts out at $11.55 per hour and you will be paid weekly. Our benefits include free, hot and healthy meals daily, and 401K with company match. Medical, dental and vision insurance is also available if you would like to enroll. These benefits will start on the first day of the month following your 60 th day of employment.
Job Specific Requirements:
Pay the one-time union initiation fee of $5.00.
Pay the monthly union dues of $28.75. This amount will be deducted automatically from your pay check the first pay period of the month and starts 90 days after your first day on the job
Our Employees Must Be Able to:
Work assigned schedule which may include multiple shifts, weekends and holidays. Current consecutive days off will include one of the following pairs - (Monday and Tuesday) or (Tuesday and Wednesday).
Work overtime when required
Arrive to work on-time
Handle fish, beef, pork, poultry, shellfish and other food products
Communicate with Supervisors and co-workers
Work as a member of a team
May require you to work in a walk-in cooler, also known as a refrigerated room, for your entire shift on a consistent basis. These coolers are approximately 42 degrees. Gate Gourmet provides you the proper uniform, including a coat for these conditions.
Must be able to lift, push, pull, move product, equipment and supplies up to twenty-five(25) pounds
Regularly stands, bends, lifts and moves intermittently during shifts of 8+ hours
gategroup is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status or other category protected under applicable law.
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