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Kitchen Hand | Casual | Townsville

Compass Group

Townsville, Queensland, Australia

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Job Posted: 21/08/2019

Job Category:

Food, Hospitality, Travel & Tourism / Kitchen / Sandwich Hand

Job description:

ESS, a division of Compass Group, provides hospitality and catering solutions to many sites in Australia and around the world. Our leading edge catering systems mean that we deliver high quality food coupled with a fantastic customer service experience from Cafe's to Fine Dining.

We are currently looking for experienced Kitchen Hands to join our team at our Defence bases in Townsville. This is an ongoing casual position, whether you are looking for consistent hours or just a few extra hours, apply today!

The Position

We are looking for energetic and experienced kitchen hands to join our team. You will have an opportunity to further develop your hospitality skills and experience work at a Defence site. These positions are suited for candidates that like to work in a fasted paced supportive team environment. Training is provided and you'll be working for one of the largest catering and support services company in the world!

Key Duties

  • Delivering exceptional Customer Service
  • Maintaining the service area
  • Knife handling skills
  • Washing up and general cleaning
  • Basic food preparation and safety (making sandwiches and salads)
  • Knowledge of Food Safety requirements

The Person

  • Previous Kitchen Hand experience is essential
  • Experience in a fast-paced hospitality environment
  • Great presentation and customer service skills
  • Willingness to be part of an enthusiastic and motivated team
  • Willingness to jump into any task required, cleaning, food preparation and customer service
  • Strong awareness of Hygiene & Food Safety Standards
  • Able to keep cool in fast paced environment

The Benefits

We place great importance on being an employer of choice and offer excellent career opportunities including internal transfers; ongoing training and development including apprenticeships & traineeships; a competitive salary, recognition programs including awards, long service and team event days; site based benefits; and company discounts.

The successful applicant will be provided with full training and ongoing support while working in a dynamic and fun working environment.

So, if you are a 'can-do' person, who thrives on new challenges; likes working in a team within a diverse environment; and consistently delivers to the highest quality, then you'll fit right in and we'd like to have you on our team – Apply Now!

As you will understand, Defence establishments need to be highly secure. This means that due to Defence security clearance requirements the successful applicant must be an Australian Citizen and will be subject to an Australian Federal Police check.