Kitchen Assistant - Barista

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Location: Hutt Valley Hospital

Service: Food Service

Contract:  Fixed-term, full-time

Salary: $48,360

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We are looking for an experienced barista with outstanding customer service skills. This position is Monday to Friday, fixed term contract for 6 months with potential for further opportunities.

The role includes customer service, making barista coffees, cash handling, basic food preparation and service, along with cleaning.

Hutt Valley cafés provide over 500 coffees and meals a day.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

As a barista you will work closely with three others as part of the larger Food Service team. Our Café Stat team are well known within the hospital as making great coffee with exceptional service. We have a lot of repeat customers that rely on their coffee to get them through the day. We are busy!

Moū – About you

We are looking for someone who can think on their feet, is fast and efficient and used to working in a busy environment.

Qualities we are looking for:

  • Clean and tidy work habits
  • Physically fit
  • Proactive and solution focused
  • Work well within a team
  • Committed to fulfilling your rostered hours
  • Effective communicator
  • Displays efficient time management and organisational skills

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast

Hutt Valley

Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.

Applications close 26th March. Please note we will be reviewing applications as we receive them and continuing with the recruitment process.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed


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Fixed Term/Contract

Job no: SS082-23

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Sunday, 26 March 2023