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Date: 30-Sep-2022

Location: Yallambie, VIC, AU, 3085

Company: 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

In partnership with the Australia Defence Force, we are seeking a Chef to join us on a Full-Time basis at Simpson Barracks defence base at Yallambie, Northeast suburbs of Melbourne.

Chef duties may include:

  • Working in the capacity of the Head Chef/Café Manager
  • Operating large-volume cooking equipment
  • Managing corporate functions
  • Cost/budget management
  • Internal and external stakeholder management
  • Being flexible and helping the whole team

Skills and Experience:

  • Commercial Cookery Certificate III, or above (or equivalent)
  • Experience in a large commercial kitchen
  • Ability to work well both within a team and on own initiative
  • Ability to adapt to changing demands to meet needs, especially at busy times
  • Able to think on feet and act quickly upon instruction
  • Great attitude towards work and a wanting to learn the role and environment quickly

What we offer:

  • On the job training and active support
  • An inclusive and supportive work environment where you matter.
  • There’s nothing more important to us than keeping our people and the public safe.
  • Take advantage of a range of benefits offered by reputable organisations including health insurance, banking, flights, accommodation and much more.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.