The PS Murray Princess is the largest inland paddle wheeler in the Southern Hemisphere. Accommodating a maximum of 120 guests and operating 3, 4 and 7 night cruises on the Murray River from Mannum, 87 kilometres from Adelaide, this stunning vessel attracts guests from all over Australia and the world.
Due to internal promotions we require a permanent full-time Galley Hand.
- Strong guest and customer service skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to perform autonomously
- Flexible and reliable
- Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills
- Attention to detail in preparation & food presentation
- Police Clearance Certificate
These key requirements will be complimented by experience and skills in the following areas:
- Experience working in a fast paced team - Essential
- Guest service experience - Desirable
- Experience in food provision services – Essential
- Previous experience in food & beverage / catering – Essential
- Experience in the Tourism and/or Hospitality Industry - Desirable
- Driver’s License – Desirable
- Current First Aid Certificate – Desirable
About the role
This position is an integral part of our galley (kitchen) team. Tasks include food preparation, ensuring food is rotated and kept in a clean and orderly manner, assisting with galley cleaning and maintenance, assisting with galley duties such as dish-washing and the transportation, loading and unloading of food and equipment, and participating in on-board entertainment activities as required.
The Galley Hand is responsible for the maintenance of health and hygiene standards as required for a commercial kitchen under the guidance of the Head Chef and is required to keep all food service and preparation equipment clean and hygienic at all times. Adherence to daily, weekly and monthly cleaning schedule, and food safe guidelines including chemical safety as set by the company standard as directed by the Head Chef.
This role would ideally suit a person undertaking commercial cookery qualifications.
This role is a live onboard position with a 7 week roster cycle which runs 14.5 days on / 13.5 days off / 14.5 days on / 6.5 days off.
This role requires energy, commitment, initiative, teamwork, and multi-skilling and time management.
If this sounds like your dream job, we encourage you to apply!
Please fill in as much information as you can and include a cover letter and pay close attention to the questions.
Applications close by 5pm Friday 30 September 2022 or earlier if a suitable person is sourced.
The Murray Princess is owned by SeaLink. SeaLink Marine and Tourism is part of the Kelsian Group - Australia’s largest integrated land and marine, tourism and public transport service provid29 er with established international operations in London and Singapore.
Kelsian Group Limited is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. To find out more about the Kelsian Group visit www.kelsian.com