Person, Plant, Produce, Food, Vegetable, Lunch, Meal, Bean


  • 605427
  • Brisbane CBD
  • Kitchen Support
  • Part Time

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 an experienced part-time kitchenhand to join our team based at the Gallipoli Barracks in Enoggera. The roster is predominately working Thursday to Monday, up to 38 hours per week, candidates wishing to apply must have weekend availability. You will have an opportunity to further develop your hospitality skills and experience work in a variety of areas on site. The position includes store person tasks, food prep and all kitchen-hand duties. 

 The Person:

  • Previous experience in a kitchen environment.
  • Team player and able to work autonomously.
  • Attention to detail and strong organisational skills.
  • Previous experience in operating standard kitchen cleaning equipment.
  • Drivers licence.

The Position:

  • Roster is Thursday to Monday. (Kitchen hand duties on Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Store person duties on Thursdays and Mondays).
  • Making sandwiches, salads and supporting Chefs in food prep.
  • Maintain clean kitchen areas.
  • Follow safe food handling procedures.
  • Unpacking of deliveries and helping the store person. 
  • Delivering exceptional customer service.


  • Parking on site
  • Uniforms supplied.
  • Meals when on duty
  • No split shifts

As you will understand, Government establishments need to be highly secure. This means that due to Government security clearance requirements the successful applicant will be subject to an Australian National Police check.

Closing date: Aug 14, 2021
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