Kitchen Helper

  • Kami160 Investment Ltd. DBA Kamikaze Sushi
  • Unit F11, Woodgrove Centre, 6631 Island Hwy N., Nanaimo, BC V9T 4T7
  • Mar 26, 2024
Full time Restaurant-Food Service

Job Description

Position: Kitchen helper

Wage: $20.00/hour

Working hours: 40/week. May have to work on holidays, weekends, shift, day and evening.

Job type: Full-time, permanent 

Work location: Unit F11, Woodgrove Centre, 6631 Island Hwy N., Nanaimo, BC V9T 4T7


Kami160 Investment Ltd. O/A Kamikaze Sushi was incorporated in 2021. We are a Japanese restaurant located in the food court of Woodgrove Mall, the largest shopping on the Vancouver Island. At our restaurant, we believe that food should not only be delicious but also healthy and sustainable. Our commitment to using high-quality ingredients and traditional Japanese cooking techniques ensures that our dishes not only taste great but are also good for you.

As a rapidly growing restaurant, we are looking to add a self-driven Kitchen Helper to our kitchen team to meet the high volume of increasing business. We expect the team members to be clean, hardworking, dedicated and enjoy a fast-paced environment.

Job duties:

·                Assist in food preparation, which includes washing, peeling, cutting, and slicing ingredients.

·                Load and unload distribution and/or delivery carts and trays.

·                Ensure safe food storage and disposal.

·                Comply with all health and hygiene requirements under all food safety legislation.

·                Assist in kitchen operations including scheduled cleaning and sanitizing of appliances, counters, cupboards and drawers.

·                Remove all trash and recyclable materials at the end of each shift.

·                Transfer supplies and equipment between storage and work areas by hand or by use of hand truck.

·                Perform other related assignments as required by the kitchen Lead or Kitchen Manager.


Job requirements:

·                Completion of Secondary Education is an asset but not required

·                1 year of working experience in a commercial kitchen is an asset

·                Shift work is required including evening, weekends and holidays

·                Team player with an amazing work ethic

·                Readiness to work hard with a good attitude

·                Ability to multitask

·                Able to work in a fast-paced kitchen environment

·                Ability to stand for a long periods of time

·                Some heavy lifting – 25 to 45 lbs.


We welcome qualified candidates to contact us by email and submit resumes. Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

Please apply via email ONLY: [email protected]