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Culinary / R&D - Recipe Tester

Vancouver, BC, Canada Req #45
Monday, October 5, 2020

Recipe Tester / Culinary Assistant

Who We Are:

Fresh Prep is a fast-growing Vancouver company that makes it easy to cook incredible meals in just 15-30 minutes. We do this by sourcing local ingredients for delicious recipes, which are then prepared in our production facilities in East Vancouver and delivered to customers homes in reusable cooler bags. In 2018 and 2019, we were recognized by the Georgia Straight as Vancouver’s #1 meal kit and we recently became BCorp Certified.

Who You Are:

  • Passionate About Food: You are passionate about cooking & ingredients.

  • Detail Oriented: You are highly detail oriented with a focus on pursuing excellence in the recipes being produced. 

  • A Team Player: You are a team player while being able to maintain a high level of self motivation.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Cooking recipes from start to finish to ensure all ingredients are appropriately listed and instructions are clear, concise and easy to execute. 

  • Leaving detailed feedback for the recipe developers to consider and following a check-list of tasks while testing new and reworked recipes.

  • Cleaning of the test kitchen, equipment and tableware used during testing at the end of each session.

  • Data entry and verification.

  • Supporting the overall needs of the culinary team with special projects.

  • Review and final proofread of recipe copy, ensuring consistency and accuracy among all individual recipes.

  • Work with recipe developers to improve and validate language for final recipes.

What We Are Looking For

  • Attention to detail

  • Proficient in Google Docs and Google Sheets

  • Intermediate level of cooking experience

  • Knowledge and familiarity with various ingredients and produce

What you Can Expect:

  • A positive workplace filled with fantastic colleagues.

  • Competitive pay 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada