Kitchen Duty Supervisor

$1,179 weekly
  • Gold Coast City Council
  • Gold Coast QLD, Australia
  • 15 Nov, 2021
Full time Other Trades and Services

Job Description

Kitchen Duty Supervisor
Full Time
Lifestyle and Community
Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre
City of Gold Coast Certified Agreement 2019 - Hospitality Services L6 - Stream B, Division 2, Section 4

City of Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is one of the fastest-growing cities in Australia with a diverse population, combining exciting challenges with the kind of lifestyle few cities can boast about.

How We Do Things

A commitment to a shared set of values shapes' how we do things' - our decisions, actions and behaviours towards achieving the City Vision and our many city priorities.

  • We aim high – we are passionate about delivering the best for our City
  • We add value – we are innovative and make the most of every opportunity
  • We work as a team – our people are great individually but unstoppable together
  • We take responsibility – we are committed to working safely, being trustworthy and owning our actions

About the Position

The Kitchen Manager will be responsible for the successful food coordination and service of 2 x cafes, 5 x kiosks and 2 x meetings and function venues within Major Sporting Venues across the City of Gold Coast. Major Sporting Venues cater for community bookings right through to international sporting events within six venues on the Gold Coast. Your role is to be a hands-on leader, delivering on-trend, costed menus, staff training and development and food safety practices across all sites. Reporting to the Food and Beverage Supervisor, this exciting role is tasked with creating a new Meetings and Functions product and implementing strategic direction while ensuring day-to-day operations flow smoothly. The position is based out of the Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre in Carrara but will be required to work across all venues around the City.

Key Deliverables of the position:

  • Deliver on the job training and structured feedback to staff with varying skills to ensure consistency in food production.
  • Design, cost and implement menus across various meetings and functions, cafes and kiosk outlets.
  • Assume ownership of our product list, recipe cards and menus and ensure all are up to date and shared with the team.
  • Maintain high standards of food safety and cleanliness within all outlets.
  • Work with F&B Officer on acceptable stock levels to maintain adequate stock and reduce wastage.
  • Perform monthly stocktakes and report on variances.
  • Ensure that workers are adequately aware of and fully comply with relevant WHS instructions, policies and procedures.

About You

You will have a passion for food and the customer experience. You will have experience in meetings, functions, conferences, and designing and costing menus to suit different spaces and facilities. You will have demonstratable experience and a passion for coaching, mentoring and leading large teams to deliver consistent and quality products. You will have a good business acumen with an understanding of COGS and labour costing and how to utilise this knowledge to ensure the financial success of your area. Experience in managing multiple outlets and conflicting priorities is essential, along with skills across the Microsoft Office Suite. This role is ideal for an experienced chef with innovation and skills to create their path and make a lasting difference in a growing business. 

How to Apply 

You will need to have an eRecruit account in order to apply for this position. Please select "Apply Now" and follow the on-screen prompts to complete and submit your application.

For more details, please call the Contact Person listed on the advertisement. For queries or issues regarding the eRecruit system, please phone 1300 465 326 during Business Hours.

As part of our selection process, you may be required to undertake a one-way video interview via SparkHire, and a face to face or virtual interview via Microsoft Teams; you may also be required to undertake police checks, employment history checks, qualification checks and drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Australian Standards and Council's procedures. 

Previous applicants need not apply. 

Please note applications for this position will close at 10.30 pm on the listed closing date.

Essential: Do you hold a Certificate 3 in Commercial Cookery?
Essential: Do you hold a Food Safety Supervisor qualification?
Essential: Do you have a Drivers Licence Class C Car?
Desirable: Do you have minimum 3 years managing in a kitchen environment? If so, please explain.
Essential: Please provide details of your previous experience managing operations in a multi-site environment. How did you get the best out of your teams?
Adam Hyland
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Job Closing Date

28 Nov, 2021