Commis Chef

Brisbane, Australia
30 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Customs House

Customs House is The University of Queensland's downtown city base. Located on the river in the CBD, Customs House is a unique heritage venue catering for private and corporate functions from 6 to 300 persons. A range of beautifully restored function rooms is available while its riverside restaurant boasts great river views as well as excellent food and professional service.

The role

In the role of Commis Chef you will assist the kitchen team in the production of restaurant and function food as directed by the Head Chef and Chef de Cuisine while maintaining the high culinary standards of Customs House. Customs House is a 7 day a week operation but is closed on Public Holidays.

The person

The successful applicant will need to be a permanent Australian Resident or have a Visa with long term current work rights in Australia.  The person needs to maintain a high level of culinary service, have a positive attitude and be a dedicated, professional team member with commitment and motivation. Three year's experience in a similar role is essential.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion.

Applications are particularly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. For further information please contact our Australian Indigenous Employment Coordinator at:

Applications are also encouraged from women.


This is a full time, twelve month fixed-term appointment, as a Cook Grade 3. The remuneration package is $53,567.32 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of 9.5% (total package is $58,656.21 p.a.).

Position Description

Download File 501052_3020510_Commis Chef PD.pdf


To discuss this role please contact the Chef de Cuisine, John Offenhauser on +61 7 3365 8902.

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter and resume.

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