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VACANCY DETAILS

Position Title: Cook

Location: Lot 1, South Terrace, Innamincka

State: SA

Numbers Req'd: -

Listed Date: 25-Mar-2019

Expiry Date: 16-May-2019

DESCRIPTION

DUE TO COMMENCE FIRST WEEK MAY

The iconic Innamincka Hotel is located in Outback South Australia, just south west of the QLD border, situated on the banks of the Cooper creek, on the edge of the Innamincka Regional reserve.

A popular stop over and tourist destination, we require an energetic, creative, professional, hardworking cook / hotel all-rounder with a passion for their job and experience in catering for large numbers.

Proven ability to work unsupervised within set timeframes will be key to succeed in this role.

The position is required for a May start with a requirement of a 4 month seasonal contract.

People with a love for the outback, who are ready for a challenge and can work successfully with others we look forward to hearing from you,

Applicants should be able to demonstrate the following at the time of applying;

  • Preparation and service of great pub food from a set menu and buffet premium quality meals for a high volume of customers.
  • Can positively respond to pressure and deadlines. Note depending on the time of the season meal covers will vary from 30-150 on any given service. With orders being taken from menu.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and consistently meet set time frames.
  • Undertake food preparation while maintaining required stock levels. Due to hotel location this requires the ability to think a couple of days ahead – forward planning is key.
  • Assist Management in creating new menus that meet budgets.
  • Ability to be creative and resourceful by making the most out of what ingredients we have on site while minimising or ideally eliminating wastage.
  • Assisting management with food ordering in line with hotel policy and procedure.
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy working environment to consistently meet the standards of Health Department
  • Recording daily temperature checks in line with legislation.
  • Work as a team and helping others where required – note as a small team in the Outback this includes washing dishes.
  • Answering the phone & taking messages/accommodation reservations as required.
  • Be willing to live and working a remote destination while respecting the local culture
  • Required to be flexible with roster changes and hours worked depending on the needs of the business throughout the five month contract.
  • Work a 6 day per week roster
  • Report to Hotel manager & able to take direction easily

ESSENTIAL AND DESIRABLE CERTIFICATES

  • SITXFSA101, Use hygienic practices for food safety
  • SITXFSA201 Participate in safe food handling practices
  • Cooks SIT30816 Cert111 in commercial cookery

Accommodation and meals are provided for $120 per week that is directly deducted from your weekly wage.

Flights to Innamincka are direct from Adelaide to Moomba and we would fly the successful applicants out and return flights to Adelaide at end of contract.

This is a great opportunity for the right cook to promote and showcase their work within an award winning hotel.

 

 

 

INTERESTED TO KNOW MORE?

If you would like to know more about this unique opportunity to experience the real Australian outback we would love to hear from you.

To arrange an initial phone call with the Manager please email your contact details to manager.inh@theoutback.com.au

Please take the time to check out our website www.innaminckahotel.com.au as well as our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/TheOutbackLoop to learn more about us.

Applicants must be Australian Citizens or be working under a current working Visa. Please note we do not offer sponsorship.

EMPLOYER DETAILS

Name: Innamincka Hotel

Address: Lot 1, South Terrace, Innamincka

State: South Australia

Postcode: 5731

Phone:

Fax:

Website: www.innaminckahotel.com.au

Email: manager.inh@theoutback.com.au

Contact 1: Nichelle

Contact 2:

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