Food Services Assistant (VPSG2)

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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Refer to Advertisement

Organisation: Victoria Police

Salary: $55,439 – $71,194

Occupation: Hospitality and Tourism

Reference: VG/E20028794

About the role:
The catering unit provides food services (meals, snacks and beverages) to live in and live out recruits, staff, course attendees and guests at special events. Café Alfredo, the Victoria Police Academy’s onsite café seats 200 diners.

Meal service is comprised of breakfast and lunch 5 days per week and dinner 4 nights per week (Monday to Friday), including on public holidays.

This position reports to the Team Leader and Chef Manager.

Victoria Police is a contemporary and agile workplace and supports flexible working arrangements.

Your duties will include:
Customer service in the onsite café;

Espresso coffee making;

Stocking shelves, ordering stock;

Serving meals from the bain marie;

Cleaning the dining room and food service areas after meal services.

As the successful applicant, you will have:
Barista quality coffee making skills.

Customer service experience in a busy environment.

Point of Sale experience.

Food safety certificate.

Requirements and relevant information:
One full time, fixed term (until 25/06/2023) position available.

One (1) part time (0.3FTE) ongoing position available.

VPSG2 salary range $55,439 – $71,194 p.a. (pro-rata) + super + leave loading.

This position is located at Victoria Police Academy, View Mount Road, Glen Waverley.

This position requires shift work as indicated in the Position Description (as attached to the advertisement).

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include fingerprint checks and misconduct screening.

In accordance with the Acting Chief Health Officer’s Direction – COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions, you are required to be fully vaccinated (this includes a booster vaccination) and your employment with Victoria Police is subject to proof of vaccination.

Your application must include:

Completed application form – the word document (2. Application form) for you to complete and attach to your submission, is attached to the job advertisement.

Applications close midnight, Wednesday 5 October 2022.

Please Note: All applications will need to be submitted through one of the following platforms; Jobs and Skills Exchange (JSE) website, Victorian Government careers website (Careers.vic) or Seek. Applications will not be accepted via other platforms or email.

Current Victorian Government employees must apply via Jobs and Skills Exchange (JSE).

For further information, please contact: Pauline Goodburn on (03) 9265 3033 or

If you have a disability/medical condition and require a copy of this advertisement and attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirements/reasonable adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact VPS Recruitment via email or on (03) 8335 8081.

About Us:
Victoria Police has a dedicated workforce of more than 22,000 employees consisting of police, protective services officers, police custody officers, and public service staff. Each employee plays a vital role in providing the 24/7, 365 days a year emergency response and public safety capability the organisation delivers to its community. As a Victoria Police employee, you have a dedication and commitment to community safety.

Having a workforce that reflects the community we serve is important to Victoria Police. We want to attract and retain people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities, and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage. If you are interested in a position, we encourage you to apply as we celebrate the benefit that diversity brings to our employees, our services, and our community.

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