Cook com.au- 2 weeks ago
Job no: 635971
Work type: Full time
Location: Far North
Categories: Catering and Hospitality, Support Services
- Country Health SA Local Health Network, Coober Pedy Hospital & Health Service
- $977.40 p/wk - $988.10 p/wk – Temp F/T (up to 28/5/2018) – WHA4
You will be responsible for ensuring the production and distribution of a high quality food service for patients, staff and visitors of the Coober Pedy Hospital & Health Service. Maintaining the production of food to appropriate standards and in an efficient and effective manner, you will develop balanced menus and undertake special diet cooking for patients. This will include the preparation of formulation of special dietary fluids including infant formulas. You will oversee catering staff within the kitchen and liaise with Procurement Officers regarding food orders, contributing to the ordering of non-imprest food supplies, plating of meals, menu selections and ensuring that quality control of food production is maintained to an acceptable standard. Being part of Country Health SA means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, will have access to flexible working hours and be part of an inter-professional approach to holistic health care.
You will need to have previous experience in preparing and cooking bulk meals and preparing food to meet particular dietary requirements. Sound knowledge of safe working conditions, food storage and correct food handling techniques will be essential, along with the ability to use discretion and maintain strict confidentiality. With a flexible approach to work and rostering systems, you will be skilled in overseeing catering staff and will work well within a team environment. Your ability to perform under limited direction and willingness to provide assistance and cooperation to other staff will hold you in good stead for this role.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job Ref: 635971
635971 Job Pack.pdf
Advertised: 12 Jan 2018 Cen. Australia Daylight Time
Applications close: 26 Jan 2018 6:00 PM Cen. Australia Daylight Time