Food Services Assistant (As per award)

Job posted: 24/06/2022
Applications close: 10/07/2022 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Hospitality and Tourism

Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1640684

Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1640684

Occupation: Hospitality and Tourism

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

BRHS is East Gippsland’s largest healthcare provider and employer offering a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of new opportunities. You will join our dedicated team of health professionals and support staff who are committed to delivering a high quality experience to all. With a strong focus on continuous improvement, you will be supported to develop your professional skills and pursue your career goals whilst enjoying a fantastic work/life balance as part of a friendly, regional community.

STATUS:   Ongoing, Part Time

HOURS:    32.0 hours per fortnight


Opportunities exist at BRHS for customer focussed individuals with food service/preparation experience to join our dedicated Food Services team and work across a range of areas within the Food Services Department.

The Position:

The successful candidates will have a genuine enthusiasm and excellent work ethic to work as part of a team to ensure the provision of a first class food and beverage service to the hospital community.  Applicants are required to be available to work a range of shifts as rostered, across 7 days a week including public holidays as required. 

The Department:

Our Food Services department produces and delivers a range of catering and food services that meet the needs of our patients, aged care residents, clients, visitors and staff.  In addition to our internal patient service, a cafeteria day service is provided to staff and visitors as well as catering for meetings/functions and participation in the local community meals on wheels program.

BRHS Organisational Benefits: 

  • Additional loading rates apply on evenings, weekends and public holidays
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options to reduce your tax and increase your take home pay
  • Health and Wellbeing program
  • Professional and supportive work environment
  • Organisational focus on quality improvement

The successful applicants will demonstrate:

  • Previous experience in food preparation and/or service.
  • Current Safe Food Handling Certificate
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Work Health and Safety Regulations
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively and professionally.
  • The desire and ability to learn and embrace change.
  • Proven ability to work cooperatively as part of a cohesive and supportive team.
  • Willingness and ability to provide excellent customer service to all stakeholders.
  • Physical capacity to undertake routine lifting and pushing


For more information on this role and the friendly work environment contact: Cam Penwill, Executive Chef on 03 5150 3466

Applications close: Sunday, 10th July 2022

To apply:

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume including two recent referees and response to the full key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selecting “Apply Now”


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In accordance with recent Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.

Food Services Assistant (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award


Cameron Penwill, Executive Chef | 03 5150 3466, cameron.penwill@brhs.com.au

Food Services Assistant (As per award)