Food and Domestic Service Assistants

Job No: WDHS1390
Location: Hamilton

Food & Domestic Services Assistant 

Permanent Part time

Up to 50 hours per fortnight available


For more details take a look at our Position Description.

The WDHS Food Service team provides food and beverages for acute patients, aged care residents, and Meals on Wheels in our Hamilton Base Hospital Kitchen. The team also provides support for the provision of food and beverages for visitors and staff in our Green Bean Café, vending and catering services. Our hospitality team strives for excellence, ensuring WDHS produces quality and nutritious food for our patients and residents and provides healthy, quality food in our Green Bean Café. Our motivated, innovative team inspires our clientele to regularly use the café, which offers exceptional customer service and a quality, healthy, well-balanced menu.

Food & Domestic Services Assistant will be a welcomed team member and will be responsible for providing excellent customer service, basic cooking, food, vegetable and sandwich preparation, meal service and meal presentation, general cleaning, kitchen hand duties, cafeteria support, and meal delivery and collection. 

The Food & Domestic Services Assistant reports directly to Front of house in-charge supervisor who is supported by the Hamilton Base Hospital Food Service Manager

WDHS food service team is recognised as a health industry leader, producing innovative, quality, healthy, well-balanced meals.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing; excellent customer service, basic food preparation and cooking, general cleaning, kitchen hand duties and maintaining high food safety standards.

Come and join the team at WDHS!

 You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment and novated leasing.
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities.
  • A range of internal and external developmental and supportive opportunities.
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

About you

The successful applicant will possess a strong work ethic, great communication skills and be a positive team member.

You will also have a willingness to develop your knowledge of the role and achieve a high level of attention.


About us

Western District Health Service is a leading Sub-Regional referral centre providing a comprehensive range acute inpatient services, residential aged care and primary and community health services.

Hamilton, located 3.5 hours from Melbourne, is the hub of a large agricultural region and the centre of the shire for business, commerce, education, health, cultural and recreational facilities.  Visit Hamilton

You will be working alongside experienced, passionate leadership peers who are true to our values of Integrity, Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Empathy.

 Please take our virtual tour to see our great working environment Home (

Closing Date: Sunday 10 December 2023

Proposed Interview Date: Upon receipt of suitable applicant

 The successful candidate must have or obtain a National Criminal Police Check. Depending on the role, a Working with Children Check Clearance, Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme check, and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check may also be required. All employees must comply with WDHS vaccination requirements, including COVID and Booster shots. WDHS is a smoke-free workplace.

Western District Health Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer that has a commitment to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander, their families and communities and encourages them to apply. This organisation promotes the safety and wellbeing of children from culturally, linguistically diverse and aboriginal backgrounds and those with a disability.


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