Food Services Assistant


We are looking for a Casual Food Services Assistant to join our busy and growing team at North West Private Hospital.


About the Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Food Services Assistant to join our team, reporting directly to the Catering Manager. Working within a fast paced environment, this role is primarily responsible for the distribution and collection of all customer menus, food trays and beverages and is required to undertake basic food preparation, trolley preparation and pantry restocking.

Additional duties include maintaining cleanliness within the department in line with relevant hospital food safety plans and policies, whilst achieving high standards of quality and service to our patients and customers.


About You

To succeed in this role you will be a highly organised individual with the ability to manage conflicting priories and workloads following the guidance of our Catering Manager. You will demonstrate the ability to work independently and as part of a team to achieve results. Your strong communication and interpersonal skills will be key to ensuring a high standard of customer services is provided to our patients and customers in line with our Ramsay Core Values.

You will also bring;

  • Enthusiastic and a positive “can do” attitude
  • Demonstrate a great work ethic and attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritise work loads
  • Be reliable, motivated and have a friendly nature
  • Sound computer knowledge (ChefMax experience highly regarded)
  • Availability to work a range of shifts and varying hours including mornings, evenings and weekends

Why Ramsay?

  • Flexible work practices to best match your work/life balance
  • Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
  • Employee assistance program
  • Industry discounts across private health insurance, retail services, financial services and more.

About the Organisation

North West is an acute care hospital committed to providing the highest standards of specialised services, skilled personnel and sophisticated technologies.

The hospital has 150 beds and has recently undergone a $70 million upgrade. North West provides a wide range of health services including Urology, Colorectal Surgery, Day Oncology, Medical General and Plastic Surgery, Surgical Dermatology, Vascular, Breast and Endocrine Surgery, ENT, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics and Women's Health and Paediatrics.

The Hospital prides itself on being an integral part of the North Brisbane community and is proud of its history in obstetrics and women's health. North West Private offers services and amenities reflective of community expectations, whilst striving to meet the growing needs of individuals and families in Brisbane's North.

Ramsay focuses on maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety, being an employer of choice, and operating its business according to The Ramsay Way philosophy: "People Caring for People".


How to Apply

All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).

Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact Matthew Rylands on RylandsM@ramsayhealth.com.au