Trade Cook - Casual

Great opportunity to join the BRHS food services team in a casual role and enjoy family friendly working hours.
Job Details

Careers Logo

Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Hospitality and Tourism
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1432475
Closing Date: 19-Jan-2020
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Trade Cook - 1432475 - January 2020.pdf (PDF, 282KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Cameron Penwill, Head Chef
03 5150 3466

Position Details

Trade Cook
Casual Position

We are looking for an enthusiastic and adaptable Cook to join our Food Services team in a casual role. If you have commercial cooking experience and are looking for great hours with no split shifts, then this position is ideal for you.

Responsibilities of this position include maintaining a high standard of satisfaction through the delivery of food and beverage services and understanding the importance of the BRHS Food Safety Plan and the special dietary needs of BRHS patients and clients.

The successful applicant must be willing to multi-skill within the BRHS Food Services team, have a positive attitude and embrace new systems and processes as they are introduced. Applicants must also have flexibility to work across a 7 day work schedule.

The successful applicant will demonstrate:

  • Trade Certificate in Cooking
  • Safe Food Handling Certificate
  • Work experience in a commercial cooking environment with a minimum 12 months experience as cook
  • Knowledge and ability to cook and prepare meals for clients with special dietary requirements;
  • High level interpersonal skills and the proven understanding of the need for effective communication within a team based service environment;
  • Proven ability to learn departmental specific procedures and practices;
  • Demonstrated commitment to and focus on customer service;
  • Well-developed organisational skills;
  • A flexible approach to tasks with the ability and willingness to learn and implement new recipes.

The successful applicant will benefit from:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Strong quality improvement culture
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health and Wellbeing program including gym membership at corporate rates
  • Reward and Recognition program
  • Staff dining room

For more information contact: Cameron Penwill, Head Chef on 03 5150 3466
Applications by close of business: Sunday 19th January 2020

Further position details are available in the position description.
Applications are to include a covering letter, resume (including two professional referees) and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description. Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.
A satisfactory National Police Check (no older than 12 months), a Working with Children Check and Health Declaration must be provided prior to commencement at BRHS.

To see what great things are happening at BRHS go to our news page and follow us on facebook.

Learn more about us at

For information on East Gippsland visit

From here...