Weekend Cook

Catering Industries
Blue Mountains & Central West
Hospitality & Tourism
Part time
Posted 10d ago

Catering Industries Pty Ltd is a leading provider of contracted hospitality services (catering, cleaning and laundry) to Australia's health and aged care, education, government, corporate and resources sector. We currently employ over 1,500 personnel across various operations in our active market.

Onsite Parking available!

About the role
We are seeking a Weekend Cook to work ongoing Saturday & Sundays in our client's aged care facility located in Canowindra, NSW.


Shift Schedule

  • Saturdays and Sundays 9:00am - 6:00pm


The successful applicant must provide a 2021 Flu Vaccine certificate, COVID-19 Vaccine & current Federal Police Check certificate, or be willing to apply for one

Skills and Experience (Full Training Provided!)

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Expertise in preparing home style meals for elderly residents
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Ability to multi-task and perform work within deadlines
  • The ability to function within a busy kitchen whilst working harmoniously with the team.
  • Excellent client liaison and customer service skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ability to produce high quality meals in line with aged care food service/HACCP guidelines, Quality Assurance procedures including low and high care residents.
  • Assisting in menu design, changes and implementation.
  • Responsible for preparation of special diets such as puree, gluten free and texture modified etc.
  • Excellent organisation skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Empathy towards residents, staff and clients.
  • High level of QA, WH&S, HACCP and Food Safety knowledge.
  • Support the chef manager as required

Benefits and perks
The successful applicant will be offered a competitive hourly rate plus penalty loadings as per Hospitality Award. You will also receive comprehensive training to perform your role in a satisfactory manner.

Our Staff Benefits program where you will have access to over 100+ retail discounts!

Why work with Catering Industries?
We are a family owned and operated business where people are our backbone and their passion and dedication has attributed to our substantial organic growth over the past 40 years. We emphasize a culture of service excellence, where our core values of CARE, COMMITMENT, INTEGRITY & TRUST are expected of all employees.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • How would you rate your English language skills?
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?

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