Food and Beverage Attendant

Job No: BVSC322
Location: Bega

A career at Bega Valley Shire Council will immerse you in rewarding and interesting work for the diverse communities that call the south-east corner of NSW home, all of them nestled between rolling countryside and some of the best seaside locations NSW has to offer.

Our workforce of over 350 meets the needs of these communities with a wide range of services including, libraries, customer service, finance, children’s services, engineering, project management, road works, water management, environment and parks, gardens & town centre care.

Most recently we’ve added recovery, rebuilding and resilience to the important work we do.

Council has a range of employment benefits supporting our staff these may include;

  • Rostered day off schemes
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Salary packaging
  • Staff development and award programs

The Opportunity

We are looking for motivated individuals to facilitate and supervise event and function hospitality services with regards to the front of house, servicing of food and beverage, event order preparation, and general housekeeping duties.

As Food and Beverage Attendant, you will provide an efficient, safe, welcoming and friendly front of house service for BVCCC ensuring a high standard of presentation and customer service and you will also act as the venue duty officer, attending to bookings and events to ensure the smooth running and seamless execution of services. Additionally you will be required to set up the basic operation of data projectors, screens, speakers, laptops and other AV equipment as required and you will maintain the cleanliness and hygiene of event facilities and the venue and ensure relevant policies and procedural guidelines are met in relation to workplace health and safety, food safety and hygiene and emergency management legislation.

About You

We are seeking individuals who hold qualifications that may be applicable to this position in hospitality/catering or events and holds a NSW Responsible Service of Alcohol.

You will have the following skills and experience;

  • Demonstrate experience in the hospitality industry, preferably in the event/function area.
  • Have the ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines, whilst working effectively under pressure.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, customer service, organisational and time management skills.
  • Levels of physical fitness to be able perform operational tasks including venue set up and pack down.
  • Additional skills, knowledge and qualifications that may be applicable to this position, such as completion of a food hygiene/handling course, other training or work experience.

This is a casual position working variable hours per week. Remuneration is $32.11 per hour, plus 10.5% employer superannuation contribution.

To view the Position Description, please click here.

For further information on this position, please contact Kimberley Bowden, BVCCC Team Leader on 6499 2412.

Application Process

This is an open recruitment process designed to meet the seasonal and operational needs of the Bega Valley Commemorative Civic Centre. For this reason, there is no closing date set for the advertising period. We will endeavour to assess each application within 14 days of submission and notify applicants with an outcome. Where position vacancies are filled and there is no longer an operational need for a specific role, applications will remain on file and be re-assessed as a vacancy or operational need arises. 

Bega Valley Shire Council undertakes a merit-based recruitment and selection process. It is essential that the required qualifications, skills and experience is demonstrated through the selection criteria, as such, the following applies to this position:

  • Written responses are to be made to the advertised selection criteria.
  • Where there is clear preferred applicants based on written responses to selection criteria, the panel will make an appointment without an interview process.

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia and address the advertised selection criteria demonstrating their suitability for the role.

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