We're always on the lookout for great people to join our Edinburgh team. Whether you're a skilled barista, a natural salesperson or a creative type with an eye for photography, we would love to hear from you.

Brunch Chef, Marchmont

Hours: 32 hours/week - Thursday to Sunday, exact shift patterns TBC
Pay: £11.50 p/h

Our kitchen team is growing and we have an exciting new role for a brunch chef at our cafe in Marchmont, Edinburgh. 

We're looking for a skilled and experienced chef to join our small friendly cafe team Thursday to Sundays to plan, prep and serve our new weekend breakfast, brunch and lunch menu.

Additionally you will be responsible for:

  • Training staff to complete basic menu items during the week
  • Working with Managers to create a food menu with the equipment we have available
  • Bringing new ideas and recipes to the cafe, in conjunction with our speciality coffee menu 

 Essential Criteria:

  • Hard working with a proactive approach
  • Strong experience working in a Cafe kitchen/brunch service
  • Experience in building menus
  • Experience in calculating costs and margins
  • Able to build good relationships with new and existing suppliers  
  • Great communication skills
  • Well presented and organised
  • Outgoing and confident
  • Positive attitude
  • Self-starter who can work independently


To apply, please send in your CV and a short statement about why you're perfect for the role to hr@machina-coffee.co.uk 

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Due to the number of applications we unfortunately cannot reply to every inquiry. If you have not heard from us within 7 days of your application then please presume you have not been selected for an interview.