Kitchen Hand

Date: 23-May-2022

Location: NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


He angitūtanga: The opportunity


We are seeking an enthusiastic and flexible person to join our catering team as kitchen hand in our busy and vibrant staff café and canteen based in our main Auckland Council Building on Albert Street, in the Auckland CBD.

He kōrero mōu: About you
This role involves cleaning and maintaining of our main kitchen area, including washing dishes and equipment.  You also be helping with serving during peak periods as well as supporting our chefs with basic food preparation, including unloading and storing stock correctly and safely. 


With your high standards of personal presentation and hygiene, excellent communication and social skills you have the ability to think on your feet in a fast-paced, high energy environment.   As there is some heavy lifting required, a good standard of health and fitness is required.


Ideally you will have some solid work experience in event/functions already and having a Food Safety Certificate is preferred.
Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer


This is an excellent entry level role into the food and hospo industry for the right person! Work alongside experienced and passionate chefs who will take a personal interest in supporting your learning and development.


This is a Monday to Friday permanent role for 32 hours per week, starting at 7am daily.  Flexibility to work additional hours would be advantageous..


Enjoy our excellent staff benefits, including discounted leisure centre membership, Annual Zoo pass, and an additional annual leave day for health & wellness to use at your discretion.


The successful candidate will need to undergo a Drug and Alcohol test, and to complete a Ministry of Justice check as part our pre-employment checks. 


Applications close end May but we will be reviewing applications as we receive them so don't delay, apply today! 


To view the job description, please click this link here.

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.


Auckland Council strongly encourages our employees to be fully vaccinated.