Food and Beverage Utility

Date:  11 Jul 2024

Darwin, NT, AU, 0800

Company:  Ventia

Ventia is currently seeking Food and Beverage Utilities to perform hospitality & kitchen duties in the Mess and Bar areas.  Ventia currently have vacancies within our Defence Base Services contract at Robertson Barracks, RAAF Darwin and Defence Accommodation in Howard Springs. We are pleased to offer roles that include job security/ Flexible working arrangements and full on the job training.


Specific requirements of the role will include:

  • Meeting and Greeting Defence Personal
  • Cash Handling/EFTPOS use
  • Washing crockery, cutlery, glassware and other kitchen equipment at the end of each shift.
  • 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.
  • For all Howard Springs positions - You must have a valid driving licence and own vehicle.


Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent Customer Service
  • Responsible Service of Alcohol 
  • Experience in Barista would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of Hospitality and Catering service delivery is preferred but not essential
  • Knowledge or experience working within Defence would be advantageous.
  • Driver’s License and own transport
  • Basic knowledge of computers and ability to use online rostering systems 


About Ventia

Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate.



Ventia is enriched by the diverse experiences, talents and cultures that our people bring to the organisation, while celebrating and respecting the communities we operate in. We are committed to providing a safe and positive environment that provides equal opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGBTQIA+, Women, Veterans and spouses and people with disabilities.


How to apply Position Reference Number; 158037

All applicants must be willing to undergo and successfully complete Australian Police Check

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