Attendant - Kitchenhand

Compass Group Australia - Townsville QLD

ESS delivers the best hospitality and catering services to many Government sites in Australia and around the world. Our leading edge catering systems help us deliver a fantastic customer service experience. The work that we do is essential in keeping our Australian Defence Force healthy and comfortable. We thrive on the challenge, and we get the job done safely!

We are currently looking for an experienced Full-time Kitchen Hand Attendant to join our team based at the Lavarack Barracks in Townsville.. You will have an opportunity to further develop your hospitality skills and experience work in a variety of areas on site. The position includes food prep and all kitchen-hand duties. This position is suited for candidates that like to work in a fasted paced supportive team environment. Training is provided and you'll be working for one of the largest catering and support services company in the world!

The Person;

  • Team player and able to work autonomously
  • Strong focus on customer service
  • Attention to detail, fantastic food presentation and strong organisational skills.
  • Previous experience in a kitchen environment
  • Previous experience in operating standard kitchen cleaning equipment
  • Physically fit and reliable

The Position:

  • Delivering exceptional customer service
  • Assist with vegetable and salad preparation
  • Maintain clean and kitchen areas
  • Follow safe food handling procedures
  • Assist with preparing and presenting food


  • Parking on site
  • Uniforms supplied.
  • Meals when on duty
  • No split shifts
  • Minimal weekends required (one per month maximum)

If you are looking for a challenging role and want to join a team that shares your commitment to quality, safety, teamwork and "can-do safely".

As you will understand, Government establishments need to be highly secure. This means that due to Government security clearance requirements the successful applicant will be subject to an Australian Police check.

Attention - In the recruitment process, legitimate companies never withdraw fees from candidates. If there are companies that attract interview fees, tests, ticket reservations, etc. it is better to avoid it because there are indications of fraud. If you see something suspicious please contact us: [email protected]