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Kitchen Assistant

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Kitchen Assistant

Posted 10 June 2024
What is in it for youUp to NZ$26 per hour
Job type Permanent
SectorHospitality, Tourism & Travel

Job description

  • Split shifts (no weekend work), 40 hours/week, over $26/hr.
  • Do you love Catering? Join an awesome team.
  • Free onsite parking, great benefits eg Insurances.

School hols off + shift work

Our client

  • Our client is set in a leafy suburb just out of the city, is a short walk from a Train station, has free onsite parking, and can offer you stable hours Monday to Friday (40 paid hours/week), NOTE school term time only
  • Two Kitchen Assistants are sought


  • You will enjoy carrying out your set up, cleaning, meal preparation and equipment operation
  • Cleaning the dishes, rubbish disposal, keeping surfaces clean, help put away deliveries
  • Food service ie assist Chefs with food prep for morning/afternoon teas, dinner and any special meal requests
  • Other varied restocking duties within your shift allocation
  • Dining Room /onsite Cafeteria type environment seating 100+


  • It is a split shift roster, where you will be required to be a bit flexible, but will usually be on the below shifts:

Morning shift 6am - 2:30pm
Afternoon shift 11am - 7:30pm (Except Fridays: 10:30am - 7pm)

  • 40 hours total per week and they rotate
  • The rate is approx $26.00 /hour with holiday pay on top
  • The roles are School term time only (so you will have school holidays off and are free to do other work in that time if you wish)
  • Also, there is the option for some weekend work or term break work for additional money.


  • You may have been working in hospitality or have catering/kitchen and food preparation experience, and would now like the security of a permanent role with part time hours that allows you to be home each weekend and all of the school holidays!
  • Join an awesome team who value their staff and who have a great team culture
  • Permanent Residency is required


  • The hourly rate will be about $26.00 /hour with holiday pay on top
  • Additional Kiwisaver of 4% (ie not just 3%)
  • Fantastic staff Insurance benefits
  • There is also an unpaid lunch ½ hour where you are provided a full paid lunch from their onsite Cafeteria/Dining Room as a benefit!
  • A very stable secure employer, offering long term employment with opportunities to transfer/grow in the role even.

If you're someone who enjoys Catering and Hospitality, and are looking to secure a permanent part time very stable role, please apply today! Ph Sue 09 3669977