You will be responsible for providing a timely, efficient and effective service that involves the catering and cleaning of the Waikerie Health Service.
Assisting with the preparation and serving of nutritious meals to patients, residents, clients, visitors and staff of the health service, you will ensure the Food Safety Program is adhered to in maintaining safe food handling practices within the kitchen environment.
In the utility services area, you will prepare wash, clean, sort, dry, fold, label, iron, pack, deliver and store, as appropriate, laundry, uniforms and linen.
It is expected that you will follow the concept of universal precautions in all cleaning and laundry duties to ensure a microbiologically safe environment is maintained for patients, residents, visitors and staff.
This will include following safe handling procedures regarding the use of chemicals with constant reference to the appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet.
This is a great opportunity to work within a supportive team environment within a welcoming rural community.
You will have limited experience in the areas of housekeeping, cooking / catering and laundry, along with basic knowledge of safe working conditions and a commitment to providing high quality customer service.
With a flexible approach to work and rostering systems, you will be able to work alone or within a team environment, and work within set timeframes.
You will be willing to provide assistance and cooperation to other staff, and perform under general direction or work under limited supervision.
At all times you will be committed to using discretion and maintaining strict confidentiality.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job Ref : 716751