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Commis Chef/Cook

Position #Applications ClosesWork Type
102501309 June 2020Part time

About Us

At Mercy Hospital, continuing the legacy of our founders matters to us. This means creating an environment where exceptional care makes a difference.

We are an elective surgery hospital dedicated to providing high standards of care to our patients, staff and wider community through our focus on values, sustainability, charitable outreach and excellent service.

Our staff are provided support for further training, personal development and an extensive range of benefits including (but not limited to):

  • free on-site parking
  • access to staff discounts for some surgical procedures
  • subsidised health insurance and meals for staff.

About the Role

Working in a team environment, the Commis Chef/Cook role supports the delivery of the Food Services operations under the direction of the Head Chef.

We have a permanent part time opportunity for a driven person looking for a role in a busy kitchen and an opportunity to up skill

The part time Commis Chef/Cook role is offered at 20 hours per week to work between 4-8pm Monday to Friday.

Specific Duties Include:

  • Help prepare and serve aesthetically pleasing, nourishing and safe meals to all patients, staff and visitors according to the menu
  • Receive food deliveries in accordance with Food Services policies and procedures
  • Help and support the kitchen team during main service times.
  • Help with end of shift cleaning.


Skills and Experience:

  • Unit 167 and 168 NZQA Food Safety Certificates
  • A basic understanding of dietary needs
  • Good time management skills
  • Professional communication skills
  • Ability to be on feet for long periods.

Formal chefs Qualifications City and Guilds of London or equivalent qualification, would be an advantage.
Please see attached position description for more information.


How to Apply
Please click here to complete an online application.

For further information about the role please email HR Enquiries Please note we do not accept applications via email. 

Applications close 9 June 2020.

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