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Work for Forbes Services Memorial Club!
Are you looking for a rewarding job in a growing club? Forbes Services Memorial Club is always looking for talented and driven individuals to join our team. Be sure to see which positions are open, and apply if you think you would be a good fit.
Current Positions
The Forbes Services Memorial Club currently has two (2) positions vacant being Sous Chef and Cleaner. See details for positions below.

POSITION VACANT
CLEANER
FULLTIME 
(38 HOURS PER WEEK)
Posted - 24 July 2017
   
Forbes Services Memorial is seeking to employ a suitably qualified enthusiastic, self-motivated and fit individual with an excellent work ethic and eye for detail. To secure this position you will be able to demonstrate a “can do” attitude, able to meet deadlines, and be prepared to work weekends and early morning. The successful applicant will be required to work as part of the Guests Services Team in delivering excellence in facilities services to members and guests of the Club.

 Principal Objective - Reporting directly to the Assistant Manager, your focus will be to perform general cleaning duties of the Club’s facilities and surrounds in an effective and efficient manner and in accordance with the Clubs’ cleaning requirements schedule. You will assist in the setting up and breaking up of function, meeting and conferences rooms and equipment on a daily basis. 
Essential Requirements - Ideally applicants will have previous working experience as a cleaner within a Club, Hotel or Hospitality Industry environment. You have an excellent work ethic and an eye for detail. You are a team player who leads by example, and possess excellent organisational skills and personal presentation. Additionally, you will be the holder of a current NSW Class C driver’s license (or interstate equivalent). Flexibility in hours and days is essential due to the Clubs 7-day operation.

Roster – You will be required to work a 5-day rotating roster of 3 x 8 hours per day (3.30am to 12pm inclusive of ½ hour unpaid break), and 2 x 7 hours per day (3.30am to 11am inclusive of ½ hour unpaid break).

Week 1 – Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday
Week 2 – Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday 

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS - The physical demands described here are representatives of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 
 While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to climb and/or balance. The employee must lift/carry within the guidelines of the Workplace Health and Safety Act.

Probationary Period - The successful applicant commencing employment for a 
90- day probationary period. At the conclusion of the 90-days the employee’s work performance will be assessed to determine suitability. The employer may elect to extend the probationary period for a further 90 days.

Remuneration Package - The remuneration package will be set at Level 3 of the Registered and Licensed Clubs Award 2010. 

Commencement Date – Wednesday 2nd August 2017 

Advertised Positions – The Club reserves the right to advertise this position both internally and externally. 

Applications Close – 5.00pm on Sunday 30 July 2017.
Applicants should download and complete our Application of Employment Form and forward it along with their professional resume, giving details of background and experience and three current employment or character references to: 

The Chief Executive Officer 
Position Vacant - Cleaner 
PO Box 150
FORBES NSW 2871
generalmanager@forbesservices.com 


POSTION VACANT 
SOUS CHEF 
This is a tree change opportunity!
Posted - 24 July 2017
 
If you are you looking for a tree change and joining a safe and friendly country community offering excellent educational facilities - including; two public primary schools and one private primary school, public High School, and Red Bend Catholic College a co-educational high school?

Forbes is a town in the Central West of New South Wales, located on the Newell Highway between Parkes and West Wyalong; about 380 kilometres west of Sydney. Forbes is situated on the banks of the Lachlan River boasting a growing population of 7,000. The district is a cropping area where wheat and similar crops are grown. Nearby towns within 1.5 hour's drive include Parkes, Cowra, Orange and Dubbo.

The Forbes Services Memorial Club operates a busy bistro, cafe and functions department led by our Head Chef and supported by 1 qualified, 1 apprentice chef and kitchen-hand staff. The club is located within one block of the towns centre, providing a range of services to its 6,000 members throughout the Forbes and surrounding district.

We are now seeking to appoint an experienced fully qualified SOUS CHEF, to assist the Head Chef in running our busy A La Carte menu whilst dealing with challenges in a calm, encouraging and positive way. We are seeking a Chef that is willing to grow with our business as it continues to grow each year, a leader, a teacher, who has the ability and desire to take the club’s catering department and its staff to the next level, in both catering offerings and service.

The Chef we are seeking is someone with a driven attitude to deliver outstanding food for our bistro, cafe and functions. The successful applicant will lead by example, with hands-on role in the kitchen whilst ensuring the continuous implementation of policies and procedures to ensure an efficient and effective catering operation.

The person we are seeking must be;
• Must Be a qualified Chef holding a minimum Certificate III in Commercial Cookery
Must be able the thrive in a fast paced A la Carte kitchen environment with char grill experience producing 300 to 500 meals per day 
* Must be a very goodcommunicator (English language)
* Must be Willing to grow with our Head Chef to produce quality dining experience
• Must be reliable

The person we are seeking must have;
• Must have a minimum of 10 years experience 
* Must have strong function experience
* Must have a passion and flair for food
• Must have a strong food knowledge
• Must have an eye for detail
• Must have the desire to deliver the highest quality of food preparation and presentation standards
• Must have strong leadership and mentoring skills
• Must have previous experience managing and working closely a small team
• Must have experience in ordering and dealing with suppliers
• Must have a sound knowledge of hygiene and WHS principles and HACCP
• Must have an Australian Citizenship OR have Rights to work in Australia

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Supporting the Head Chef in achieving and maintaining Key Performance Indicators
• Overseeing kitchen in the daily food preparation and production for all catering and function outlets meeting the clubs quality
• Ensuring stock control and rotation policies are developed and adhered to
• Providing training and advice to other Chefs, apprentices and kitchen hands

Benefits
• Good Salary package ($70,600 gross) + Superannuation
* 5 Weeks Annual Leave
• Additional Roster Day Off per month
* Rental, gas and electricity assistance negotiable to the right candidate 

Probationary Period
The position will be performance based with the successful applicant commencing employment for a 90 day probationary period. The Sous Chef’s work performance will be assessed throughout the 90 days probationary period

Applications
Applicants should download and complete our Application of Employment Form and forward it along with their professional resume, giving details of background and experience and three current employment or character references to: 

The Chief Executive Officer 
Position Vacant - Sous Chef
PO Box 150
FORBES NSW 2871
generalmanager@forbesservices.com
How to Apply
Download and fill out our Application for Employment. Then post it along with your résumé and cover letter to the following address:

Chief Executive Officer
Position Vacant
Forbes Services Memorial Club
PO Box 150, Forbes, NSW 2871

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