Job Location

Turkeyen, Georgetown


The position shall cover the following areas:

The Junior Cook is responsible for assisting the Cook with the preparation of meals on daily basis, purchasing supplies for the kitchen, and ensuring sanitation standards are upheld.


Job Requirements/Specifications

Education:  Certificate in Cookery or Culinary Arts

Must have a valid food Handler’s Certificate

Experience:  Two (2) years as a Cook in a hotel, restaurant or in a retail environment


Specific Responsibilities (include but not limited to):

·         Ensuring the food preparation areas are clean and hygienic

·         Washing utensils and dishes and making sure they are Stored appropriately

·         Washing, peeling, chopping, cutting and cooking foodstuffs and helping the Chief.

·         Assisting with food order from time to time.

·         Restocking of goods in the kitchen from the stock room.

·         Ensure kitchen is clean at all times.

·         Ensure all food preparation are completed for the next shift or day.

·         Assist is all area necessary within the Kitchen/preparation area .

·         Ensure all equipment are turn off at all times.

·         To produce a consistently excellent quality of product, adhering with the processes set out in the baking manual and using the correct ingredients

·         To deliver a standard of product decoration and general presentation that is in line with the Foodmaxx’s standards of excellence

·         To fully comply with all Health and Safety and Food Hygiene regulations at all times

  • Responsible for managing the kitchen in terms of ordering supplies and performing inventory, as well as maintenance on kitchen equipment.

  • Measured ingredients and prepared rolls, cakes, frosting, cobblers, and pastries.

  • Planned and prepared menu for efficient weekly production.

  • Produce cakes, tarts, cupcakes, and fine dining desserts for the restaurant while paying close attention to details.

  • Check in and verify deliveries

Any other tasks as assigned.

A Job By

Giftland Office Max


Giftland OfficeMax is the leading Department Store in Guyana with over fifteen individual Departments. Our daily operation is represented by over 190 employees. Giftland is committed to excellence through providing exceptional customer service, competitive prices and a wide variety of quality products. In 2015, Giftland opened a Mall which features over 140 different concessions including the largest Sports, Electronics, Stationery & Office Supplies stores in Guyana and the Caribbean. There are 8 Multiplex Theatre, Video Arcades, Beauty Salons, Health & Nutrition Stores, Barber Shops, a Jewelry Store, ATMs and many more amenities.
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