Cook x (4)

  • Full Time
  • Kitwe, Zambia
  • Applications have closed


A well-established Mining Company seeks to employ four (4) highly motivated individuals and self-starters in the Company’s Canteen, as Cooks. Gemcanton Investments Holdings Limited operates an emerald mine situated in Pilala Area of Lufwanyama Emerald Restricted Area in Kitwe.

Job Title: Cook x (4)

Report to: Head Chef

Basis: 12 days on | 4 days off

Location: Zambia | Kitwe, Lufwanyama

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for production of meals i.e. breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Producing menus and new dishes
  • Estimate amounts and cost of required supplies such as food and ingredients.
  • Must prepare food on a large scale and on time for a work force of five (500) hundred members of staff or more.
  • Monitor sanitation practices to ensure that employees follow acceptable standards and regulations.
  • Initiate high standards of food preparation and presentation.
  • Able to supervise other workers.
  • Able to work under pressure.
  • Embrace team work.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Certificate in food production from a reputable institution and must have a minimum of at least two years’ working experience in a similar position in a busy kitchen.

Core Competencies should include:

  • High levels of creativity
  • Excellent leadership qualities
  • Ability to train others
  • Effective communicator
  • Focused, Self-motivated and Innovative
  • Wide range of cooking related skills.
  • Baking will be added advantage

Age Limit: Must be 25 years and above.


Interested persons should apply enclosing Academic and Professional Qualifications, plus a Comprehensive CV: stating the Position in the Subject Line of the email to –

Ensure that you mention as the source of this job advert.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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