USMC Chefs - 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 Qualified Chefs to work, on a casual basis, 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 Qualified Chef you will be working in a high volume mess style environment and will be responsible for the development of cyclic menus and the delivery of meal services.

Further you will:


  • Manage and deliver meal services in consultation with the Mess manager
  • Ensure variations to cyclic menus are implemented and published for customers in a timely manner
  • Provide day to day support and guidance to all kitchen staff
  • Ensure all facilities are managed in line with HACPP requirements
  • Ensure all meal services are in line with defence requirements


Skills and Experience:


  • Hold a Cert III in Commercial Cookery
  • Hold a current first aid level III certificate
  • HACCP Level 2
  • Have demonstrated experience in a large commercial kitchen environment
  • Possess strong communication and stakeholder management skills

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: 94441