USMC Food & Beverage Utility - Darwin, NT Job (Darwin, NT, AU)

  • Broadspectrum
  • Feb 21, 2018

Job Description

Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a diverse and growing business offering the training, opportunities and support you need to begin and build a successful career.  

Broadspectrum have a long and successful partnership with Defence and currently holds a Base Services contract to manage ADF Facilities on a National Level.  Due to this contract Broadspectrum are currently recruiting for casual Food & Beverage Utilities to work on their contract in the Northern Territory.  These positions will see you based in Darwin and will run for approximately 6 months, due to an increase in Defence Personnel, called the USMC. 

As a Food & Beverage Utility you will be supporting the running of the Mess areas, on Defence sites throughout Darwin, by assisting in the Kitchen and Dining rooms.

Specific requirements of the role will include:


  • Washing crockery, cutlery, glassware and other kitchen equipment at the end of each shift.
  • Perform kitchen hygiene routines as directed by Head Chef.
  • Prepare fruit & vegetables as directed by Head Chef.
  • Ensure all packaged and/or perishable items (such as bread, milk etc.) are checked for best/ used by dates prior to service.
  • Cleaning of the premises and equipment
  • Ensuring a high level of customer service is exercised at all times
  • Assisting with restock, stock rotation, loading and unloading supplies, stores and equipment
  • Assisting with stock take and inventory control for all Kitchen supplies
  • Ensuring the facility’s HACCP programme’s day-to-day compliance requirements are met


Skills and Experience:


  • Thorough knowledge of Hospitality and Catering service delivery and statutory compliance requirements
  • Knowledge or experience working within Defence would be advantageous
  • HACCAP certification will be highly regarded


There is no relocation assistance or accommodation provided with these positons but if you are looking for an exciting work opportunity and ability to relocate to a Tropical style environment for approximately 6 months, whilst having secure employment, then these positions are for you.

In order to be successful for these positions you must be an Australian Citizen and be able to maintain a Department of Defence Security Clearance.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.   Position Reference Number: 94442