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

Opportunities available for Chefs seeking work-life balance

  • 591948
  • Brisbane
  • Brisbane CBD
  • Emerald
  • Gold Coast
  • Ipswich
  • Mackay
  • Moranbah
  • QLD Central
  • Rockhampton
  • Toowoomba
  • Chef
  • Casual

Why join ESS Casual Pool?

Our casual pool employees have the best job in the business! All we ask you to provide is your flexibility and we will reward you with variety like no other role! Every swing will be different giving you the ability to meet new people and develop your skillsets further amongst different departments. You can even choose which swings you would like to partake in creating that perfect work-life balance!

The role:

We currently have opportunities for experienced Chef’s to join our reputable organisation working at various sites across Central Queensland.

Our Chef’s work a 14/7 roster doing 10-12 hour shifts for 14 days straight and then have 7 days off, creating the perfect work-life balance!

Flights, accommodation, meals and uniforms are all organised and provided by us, all you need to do is travel to the airport, unless you are a local where you will be required to drive in and out as per your swing.

Our Chef’s are “hands on” and you can be expected to work various shifts from an early breakfast/lunch or to a late dinner shift. Whilst you will be heavily supported by our amazing kitchen staff, it is expected that our Chefs will be there to also assist and perform all tasks from food preparation and right through to service and cleaning.

Bulk cooking experience is preferable as we can serve between 100-1500 people dependent on the site you are based at. We offer buffet style, hot grills and cook to order styles of food across a variety of cuisines.

Safety is paramount in our Company and we expect that you will follow suit, ensuring safe work practices, including food handling and storage procedures, food hygiene, infection control and cleanliness are adhered to at all times.

If you find a site you love, there is also the option to become a permanent employee and this is highly promoted within our company.

The person:

  • Certificate III in Commercial Cookery
  • Bulk/function cooking experience
  • Be physically fit and able to work 10-12 hour days
  • Time savvy and ability to meet deadlines
  • Flexible to changing shifts and rosters at short notice across a 24/7 rotational roster
  • Can demonstrate Australian working rights
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • High attention to detail and ability to problem solve
  • Excellent verbal communication


What’s in it for you?

  • Variety of recreational facilities onsite
  • Access to leading health and wellbeing programs
  • All meals, accommodation, uniforms and flights included
  • Variety of swings (site dependent)
  • Ability to work across a variety of sites and gain new skills
  • Competitive salary
  • Career progression
  • An organisation that values you and your safety

The Benefits

Compass Group is an organisation that's proud of its people. We believe in the opportunity to recognise and develop great talent and offer many diverse opportunities for career advancement. Recognised as an employer of choice we also have an attractive benefits program including a competitive salary and incentive scheme, recognition programs including service and safety awards, team event days, site-based benefits and company discounts.

If this sounds like the position for you, apply now!

Immediate starts available.

Closing date: Jul 31, 2021
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