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Chef

Chef

  • 644258
  • QLD FNQ, QLD, Australia
  • Casual

ESS Defence delivers the best hospitality and catering services to our Defence personnel. We are committed to providing nutritional and delicious meals to our customers, whether it is in dining halls or out on the field. The work that we do is essential in keeping our Australian Defence Force healthy, comfortable, and living their best Defence Life!

We are currently looking for a qualified Chefs to join our team in Cairns. The position is casual, however we offer regular family friendly hours! This role is suited for candidates that enjoy bulk cooking with passion for flavour and presentation. We offer a supportive team environment and full training.

The Person:

  • Qualified Chef – Certificate III or above in Commercial Cookery
  • 2 years+ Previous experience in a bulk cooking – Preferred but not essential
  • HACCP Food handling experience
  • Attention to detail, fantastic food presentation and strong organisational skills.
  • Given the sites location, applicants must have their own transport and drivers licence

The Position:

  • Preparing buffet style bulk cooking for a variety of service times including breakfast, lunch or dinner, desserts and functions
  • Ensure all OH&S compliance is achieved
  • Flexibility in your working approach i.e. working in a small team
  • Ensuring you follow all catering controls in place and wastage is kept to a minimum
  • Provide exceptional customer service when interacting with our customers.

Benefits:

  • Parking on site
  • Uniforms supplied.
  • Meals when on duty
  • Family friendly hours

Candidates will be required to undertake an Australian national police check. This will be paid for by the Company. 

 

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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