Chef/Cook Moranbah Community Centre


Isaac Regional Council offers a wide range of exciting career and employment opportunities throughout the region. Our vision is to energise the world and our mission is to feed, power and build communities.

Are you a dynamic and passionate chef who loves a challenge and thrives on hard work? Isaac Regional Council are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic chef to join our Planning, Environment & Community Services Directorate in Moranbah. Reporting to the Moranbah Facilities Area Leader, this position is permanent full time and is responsible for driving the delivery of profitable and efficient catering for functions, events and day to day operations at the Moranbah Community Centre.

The successful candidate will have a good working knowledge of, and be able to demonstrate experience in:

  • Planning and creating a range of menus for functions and events
  • Preparing food and coordinating catering staff for the delivery of functions and events
  • Managing food stock control
  • Pre/post event walkthrough with clients, and assisting with the setup/pack up of functions and events
  • Providing positive and proactive, high level customer service to all customers and stakeholders
  • Motivate team members through positive behaviour
  • Ability to manage a food safety and hygiene plan whilst ensuring the highest food safety compliance and awareness for all people who attend the Moranbah Community Centre venue

The successful candidate must hold a Food Handlers Certificate and must have a current C Class Open Australian Drivers Licence, plus must have the ability to obtain the following qualifications:

  • Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA);
  • First Aid certificate;
  • Working with Children Blue Card;
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment functional assessment and/or behavioural testing.

For this position we offer:

  • Salary $55,012.55 per annum + allowances
  • Subsidised Council Accommodation provided
  • Nominally 38 hours per week
  • 5 weeks annual leave @ 17.5% loading
  • 12% super in accordance with Council Policy
  • RDO’s in accordance with Council policy (9-day fortnight)

Position Description

For more details on this position please contact Karen Montgomery during business hours on Tel: 0429 089 *** or email ***************@isaac.qld.gov.au.

To submit your application – please forward your responses to the selection criteria (Item D ‘Key Competencies’ within the Position Description), and resume and cover letter to ***********@isaac.qld.gov.au.

Please ensure ‘67631 Chef/Cook Moranbah Community Centre’ is in the subject heading of your application.

IRC has the right to commence the recruitment process prior to the closing date.

Applications Close: Monday 12 October 2020.

Isaac Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people and disadvantaged job seekers to apply. Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position.