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Kitchen Supervisor

Department: Hospitality

Reporting directly to the Food Production Manager, this role requires the successful candidate to lead our kitchen attendants servicing the zoo eateries and the Feeding Frenzy Food Court at Australia Zoo.

This full time position is completely hands on, requiring the successful candidate to demonstrate experience with co-ordinating the activities of the kitchen attendants with the preparation and cooking of menu items.  The successful candidate will need to ensure an efficient menu production is delivered whilst taking corrective action when necessary. You will need to enforce the daily and weekly procedures of hygiene, presentation and service whilst also ensuring quality is maintained to a high level. To be successful in this role strong leadership is required in which you can demonstrate previous experience in the development of a strong kitchen team.  The possession of a safe food handler's certificate is preferred, trade qualifications or higher are essential for the successful candidate, who must also demonstrate experience in high volume catering, be comfortable working in a fast paced environment and have proven job stability.  The participation and co-ordination of procedures working within a HACCP program will be highly regarded. 

We can offer you an outstanding opportunity working within a high profile business to achieve the work/ life balance that is family and socially friendly.  No OVER TIME -  working 38 hours a week 8.30-4.30. No night work No split shifts Tuesday/Wednesday RDO's  We have done it all for you!  no rostering, no budgeting/costings, no recruiting or supplier liaising and a set menu which saves you time so you can focus on the things that we need you to do, co-ordinate and work along side our kitchen attendants. 

You will require your own transport as public transport is limited

Apply for this job below. Applications close 5th of August 2014

Here is a checklist of information you will need to have ready before you start to complete the employment application form:

  • Education history
  • Employment history
  • References
  • Any qualifications you may have eg First Aid
  • Any achievements you may like to tell us about
  • your availability (what hours can you work)
  • A resume in .pdf or .doc format
  • Any other info that may support your application

Please allow 20 minutes to complete the application.