Chef 2 - Permanent Part Time
Murray Princess - Mannum

Career Opportunities available.


Progress your career!

Join our awesome team and cruise the River Murray all year round.


Travel benefits available - Nationally


About Us


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.


About You

  • Organizational and planning skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Attention to detail is essential
  • Use initiative and be self driven
  • Self-motivated and results driven

These key requirements will be complimented by experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Minimum of 1 year kitchen/cookery experience - Essential
  • Experience in working in a fast paced team - Essential
  • Guest service experience - Essential
  • Certificate qualification in Commercial Cookery - Essential
  • Food safety course/training - Desirable
  • Previous experience in a similar role

All meals and on-board accommodation on board the Murray Princess when rostered on duty are included. Transport from Adelaide CBD to Mannum is provided at no cost if required.  


About the role


The Chef 2 is an integral position in the hospitality operations on the Murray Princess. The Chef 2 primary function is to assist food services in the galley and dining room to company standards and in accordance with safe food handling guidelines.


Reporting to the Head Chef, the Chef 2 is responsible to prepare, cook and serve company meals for passengers and crew. The Chef 2 works in close conjunction with the Head Chef in the supervision and guidance of food service staff and to delegate authority where required to enable hygienic, timely and nutritious food service.


The Chef 2 is expected to ensure that schedules are adequately serviced and that the Galley and all its appliances, storage areas and fridges/freezers are clean and sanitized at the end of every shift in accordance with health regulations and company policy.


Currently, the Chef 2 is on a rotating roster of 14.5 days on / 13.5 off and may be required to work outside of these hours on occasions during periods of annual leave and maintenance requirements. Roster will include alternative day breakfast shifts.


This role requires energy, commitment, initiative, teamwork, and multi-skilling and time management.  You MUST be able to manage a fast paced and often a pressured environment.


Please fill in as much information as you can in track record section of the application and pay close attention to the questions.


If this sounds like your dream job, we encourage you to apply!


Applications close by 5pm on Friday 10 May 2024.


Murray Princess is part of SeaLink Marine & Tourism. SeaLink Marine and Tourism is part of the Kelsian Group - Australia’s largest integrated land and marine, tourism and public transport service provider with established international operations in London and Singapore.


With around 10,000 employees, the Kelsian Group is one of Australia’s most experienced and diverse multi-modal transport businesses operating around 5000 buses, 120 ferries and 24 light rail vehicles, carrying over 207 million customers per year.

  Part Time

    Adelaide SA

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   Posted 11 Apr 24

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