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Company: Forbes Candies
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

Forbes Candies is hiring a cook to assist in making candy!!! You be trained to make caramel, brittles, fudges and more. No experience is necessary. We will train.


This position specifically cooks and prepares fudge, brittle, toffee, jelly, etc. It requires great attention to detail and focus. Requires meticulous following of recipes, cook times, and temperature adjustments. Must be able to safely operate gas burners and all other necessary equipment. Requires preparation of various ingredients, equipment, and supplies. Must adhere to all food and safety policies and procedures.

1. Must be able to lift up to 60 lbs throughout the course of shift (usually with help).
2. Must be able to diligently follow recipes in steps, timing, measured ingredients, and temperature adjustments.
3. Must possess great attention to detail, focus on task, and consistency.
4. Must be able to stand/walk 100% of the scheduled work day (breaks are provided).
5. Associate must be able to maintain the production and quality standards set forth by

Forbes Candies Inc.
6. Associate must be able to follow instructions and interact appropriately with coworkers, management, vendors, and guests.
7. Associate must be able to continuously demonstrate their ability to handle themselves in a safe and courteous manner and safely operate necessary equipment.
8. Associate must be willing to work in unfavorable conditions such as hot and cold temperatures.
9. Associate must be able to work overtime and weekends as required by Forbes Candies


1. Must prepare necessary equipment, ingredients supplies, and workstation at beginning, during, and end of scheduled shift.
2. Follow directions, production schedule, recipes, and cooking processes exactly.
3. Maintain quality and production standards, food safety rules, protocols and procedures.

4. Stage and store finished product(s) as directed.
5. Must be able to accurately record all food and safety and production documentation.
6. Be willing and able to work in other departments/positions as may be directed by management.
7. Must perform general housekeeping and cleaning of workstation, equipment, and department as required.
8. All other duties as may be assigned by management.
*NOTE: * *The descriptions listed above are generel in nature and are not intended to be an *

*exhaustive list of all duties and/or responsiblities of the position.*

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.00 per hour

* Employee discount
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* Paid training
Experience level:
* No experience needed
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift
Weekly day range:
* Monday to Friday

* High school or equivalent (Preferred)

* Restaurant experience: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:
* Day Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Forbes Candies, Virginia Beach , Cook/Candy, Hospitality & Tourism , Virginia Beach, Virginia

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