Catering Industries

Catering Industries Pty Ltd is a leading provider of contracted hospitality services (catering, cleaning and laundry) to Australia’s health and aged care, education, government, corporate and resources sector. We currently employ over 2000 personnel engaged in various operations nationally.

About the role

We are searching for a full time dedicated Chef Manager to work at our client’s Residential Aged Care facility located in Lavington, NSW. This is a well equipped aged care facility in the peaceful Albury suburb of Lavington.

  • Permanent full time role.  
  • Relocation fees and rental assistance will be considered for the accepted applicant.
  • Attractive hourly rate in addition to weekend and public holiday penalties.

*The successful applicant must have received at least 2 doses of the COVID-19 Vaccine, and provide a current NDIS/Police Check, or be willing to apply for one*

Key attributes and responsibilities

  • Previous hospitality experience is essential. Aged care experience will be an advantage
  • 3+ years’ experience in a similar role
  • Commercial cookery background or Hospitality Industry Qualification desirable
  • Demonstrated and proven budget and cost management experience.
  • High level of QA, WH&S, HACCP and Food Safety knowledge.
  • Previous experience in the design and implementation of nutritionally adequate and appropriate menus specific to Aged Care
  • An understanding of the Aged Care legislation and Accreditation standards
  • Empathy towards residents, staff and clients.
  • Ability to lead the kitchen team.
  • Produce high quality, nutritious and well-presented meals in line with aged care food service guidelines.
  • Be responsible for rostering and day to day supervision/management of team members.
  • Menu design and implementation and computer literacy
  • Have reliable transport.

Benefits and perks

The successful applicant will be offered a competitive hourly rate. You will also receive comprehensive training to perform your role in a satisfactory manner.

Staff Benefits program where you will have access to over 100+ retail discounts!

Why work with Catering Industries?

We are a family owned and operated business where our people are our backbone and it’s their passion and dedication that has attributed to our substantial organic growth over the past 45 years. We emphasize a culture of service excellence, where our core values of CARE, COMMITMENT, INTEGRITY & TRUST are expected of all employees