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Catering Assistant

NSW > Villawood

Applications Close: Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Serco is a FTSE 250 international service company which combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos.  We improve services by managing people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We advise policy makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and most of all - deliver to the public. Serco supports governments, agencies and companies who seek a trusted partner with a solid track-record of providing assured service excellence in these key sectors: Citizen Services, Defence, Facility Services, Health, Immigration, Justice and Transport.

Serco’s Asia-Pacific division employs approximately 9,000 people across Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong and mainland China. We're passionate about bringing service to life for our customers, colleagues and the communities we serve.


We are currently seeking bright and experienced Catering Assistants to join our team on a casual basis at the Immigration Detention Centre at Villawood to ensure the smooth and successful operation of the food service process, whilst complying with all food hygiene regulations.

As a Catering Assistant, your main responsibilities will include:

- Preparing and delivering food of high standard
- Serve detainees with food that is nutritious and well presented
- General cleaning tasks and maintenance of the kitchen to ensure hygienic conditions at all times
- Assist the Catering Manager and Chefs in preparation of the daily menu
- Ensure all tasks are performed in a timely manner and comply with internal policy and legislative requirements

The successful candidate will require the following:

- Minimum Certificate II in Kitchen Operations or Equivalent

MUST be able to show completion of EITHER “SITXFSA101” or  “SITXFSA001” – “Use Hygienic Practices for Food Safety” on Academic Transcript

- Demonstrated experience with basic kitchen processes and food preparation
- Sound understanding of HACCP principles
- Great communication skills
- Ability to follow direction and;
- Team player

This is an excellent opportunity to make your mark within a fast growing, global business. You will work with inspiring leaders who are truly passionate about the Serco business and the value we can provide to our clients.

To apply for this role, please submit a resume outlining your suitability for the role by following the "Apply for this job" link below. Applications submitted via email cannot be accepted.


Serco is committed to diversity in our workforce. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait peoples and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. For more information about Serco please visit our website


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