Kitchen Assistant - Casual

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Location: Hutt Valley Hospital

Service: Non Clinical Support Services

Contract: Casual

Salary: $48,360 – $57,570 (pro-rated)

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We are seeking to fill four casual positions. Plenty of hours available. The positions include a variety of roles including café, barista and kitchen. Typical shifts are 7am-4pm, 6am-2pm and 4pm-7pm. The preference is for applicants to have availability across all shifts. Casual positions are a gateway into part time and full time positions within the Food Service with opportunities across other areas within the hospital.

Duties include barista, customer service, meal service, sandwich preparation, transport of trolleys and cleaning. On the job training is provided across all areas. No experience necessary.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

We are a team of 38 diverse people who take pride in providing quality, tasty meals to our patients, staff and visitors. Our work day is busy but we like to have a laugh with each other as we work. We encourage a team environment.

Moū – About you

Qualities we are looking for:

  • High standard of hygiene and safe working practices
  • Physically fit and able to work quickly and efficiently
  • Proactive and solution focused
  • Work well within a team
  • Availability across all shifts
  • Committed to fulfilling your rostered hours and able to provide cover at short notice when required

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 12th 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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Job no: SS071-23

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Tuesday, 28 March 2023