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Reference Number 44896
Position Title Food Services Assistant Casual
Location The Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus, Parkville
Award Health & Allied Srv [4]
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  • Casual position
  • Based at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, City Campus
  • Availability for morning and afternoon shifts including weekends

The Royal Melbourne is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.

We are looking for passionate and dedicated individuals to join our Food Services team. This is a Casual position, based at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, City Campus.

Your Opportunity:

Key aspects of this role include:

  • Distribution and collection of all patient meals
  • Food and beverages preparation
  • Basic food preparation including plating and heating of meals
  • Cleaning duties / use of industrial dishwasher
  • Attending all mandatory training and department meetings
  • Delivery of meals to various wards / delivery of morning and afternoon tea

About You:

  • Certificate III Health Services Assistant
  • Current Food Handlers Certificate (Health HLTFS207C)
  • Contribute effectively to a team environment and independently as required
  • Knowledge of food safety and hygiene requirements
  • Reliable, self-motivated and have a friendly nature
  • Effective communication skills
  • Great work ethic and attention to detail
  • Flexibility to cover for leave


  • • A Values based organisation offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement, including training and research opportunities, and access to mentorship and leadership programs.
  • • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees.
  • • Salary packaging options, onsite car parking, close to public transport.


Find out more about The Royal Melbourne Hospital https://www.thermh.org.au If you have any questions or require more information, connect with us. We look forward to hearing from you.

Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

We build teams that embrace our values – caring, excellence, integrity, respect, and unity.

Join us to be the first in Care, Research and Learning.

Contact Person Athena Tzimas
Contact Number 93427505
Closing Date 26/05/2019
Position Description
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