Person, Chef

Catering Assistant

Catering Assistant

  • 616914
  • CBD, Melbourne CBD, VIC, Australia, 3000
  • Mornington Peninsula, VIC, Australia
  • Phillip Island, VIC, Australia
  • Casual
  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Our Opportunity:

 We are currently seeking a Catering Assistant or Kitchen Hand to work within our Banfields team based in Cowes. This position is a multi-faceted position and requires a hands-on approach to the food service delivery in the kitchen, wards, and various patient areas including snack and beverage stations as well as cleaning duties through the facilities, whilst ensuring company food safety standards and safety procedures are adhered to. You will be required to assist in the kitchen with dishwashing, cleaning, food preparation, and other duties as required. A sound knowledge of allergens, therapeutic diets and infection control procedures is highly desirable. 

To be successful in the role you will need:  

  • Demonstrated customer service skills with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Personable, a team player who has exceptional communication skills
  • Previous experience in catering, front of house is highly desirable but not essential.
  • Have a COVID-19 + Booster Vaccination Certificate 
  • Have your Influenza Vaccination (or be prepared to acquire)
  • Have a current National Police Clearance (or be prepared to acquire)

Apply now and you'll also enjoy all the benefits of working with Medirest, including: 

  • Discounts and benefits at hundreds of retail outlets, department stores, attractions, travel, cinemas, restaurants and more. From big name brands to boutique specials, you can reward yourself in hundreds of different ways.
  • Protect your career by becoming part of an “essential services”
  • Multiple salary packaging options to help your dollar go further
  • Health and wellbeing employee benefits to help look after you
  • We know how to say thank you! Recognition options available
  • Access to an employee assistance program 
  • Competitive salaries and reward & recognition programs
  • Annual “Star” awards

Medirest provides specialist food, hospitality and support services to residents and patients in hospitals and senior living facilities. We are passionate about ensuring residents and patients are well nourished, well cared for, valued and safe. Our services come from the heart and served with a smile


Our people’s unique backgrounds, experience, and abilities are at the heart of our vibrant workforce. We strive to create workplaces that reflect the diverse communities that we serve, where everyone feels empowered and valued. By building diverse teams means we are creating inclusive environments for all our people and also those we connect with through our day to day operation. We welcome & encourage applications from Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander peoples, people of all backgrounds, ages, sexual orientation, gender expressions, gender identity and people with disability.


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