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Kitchenhand

Also known as Kitchen Steward.

Assists kitchen and service staff in preparing and serving food, and cleans food preparation and service areas.


Tasks Include:


  • cleaning kitchens, food preparation areas and sculleries
  • cleaning cooking and general utensils used in kitchens and restaurants
  • transferring, weighing and checking supplies and equipment
  • assembling and preparing ingredients for cooking, and preparing salads, savouries and sandwiches
  • packing food and beverage trays for serving
Specialisations
  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Attendant
  • Sandwich Hand
Job prospects for Kitchenhands in Victoria

Occupation in the Kitchenhands group include Kitchenhand

Employment prospects
There are currently 33,400 Kitchenhands in Victoria. Over the next five years, the size of this relatively large occupation is expected to remain similar. Employment prospects for the next five years are good.

Average weekly wage
$911.40

Hourly earnings
$24.50

For more information about this occupation at a national level visit the Job Outlook website. External link

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