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Kitchen Attendant

Kitchen Attendant

  • 631346
  • Liverpool, NSW, Australia, 2170
  • Sydney CBD, NSW, Australia
  • Full Time

ESS currently delivers the best hospitality and catering services to many Defence sites in Australia and around the world. Our leading-edge catering systems mean that delivering a fantastic customer service experience is always our aim. We thrive on the challenge …. and we get the job done safely! 

We are currently recruiting for a Full-Time Kitchen Hands to join our teams based at Holsworthy Barracks.

You will be an experienced Kitchen Hand and will take great pride in providing an excellent customer service experience.  

Your can-do attitude, safety focus and passion for quality and great service will be rewarded with excellent benefits and conditions. A variety of work locations and rosters are just the beginning. Talented and motivated team members can expect their careers to flourish with ESS, one of the world's most recognised Defence support services brands. 

Key duties  

  • Delivering exceptional Customer Service  

  • Maintaining the service area 

  • Washing up and general cleaning 

  • Basic food preparation and safety (making sandwiches and salads) 

  • Provision of excellent customer service  

The Person  

  • Previous kitchen hand experience preferred but not essential.

  • Experience in a fast-paced hospitality environment  

  • 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 

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. 

If you are looking for a challenging role and want to join a team that shares your commitment to quality, safety, teamwork and "can-do safely". Click apply now. 

 As you will understand, Defence and some other establishment ESS services are highly secure facilities.  Due to Defence security clearance requirements, all applicants will be subject to an Australian Federal Police check and Security Vetting. 


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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