Job Details

© Wayne Lawler/AWC
~ A unique opportunity to help shape the future of private sector conservation in the Kimberley ~Australian Wildlife Conservancy (AWC) is a global leader in conservation, providing hope to Australia’s wildlife with a science-informed, land management partnership model that delivers high impact results. AWC's Mornington Wilderness Camp (MWC) is one of the Kimberley’s highest rated destinations, known worldwide for its scenery (sandstone escarpments, ancient gorges and vast savanna woodlands), its wildlife (Gouldian Finches are one of 200 bird species) and the integration with a working conservation project. Attracting 4,500 visitors each year, MWC offers safari tent accommodation, 25 site campground, a licensed bush restaurant and a range of tours/interpretative products. We are seeking an exceptional, highly motivated, professional, and hands-on Head Chef and Sous Chef to join our hospitality team in the delivery of outstanding visitor experiences at MWC in the heart of the Kimberley, Western Australia. This is offered on a seasonal contract with immediate start (May-September/October). Bonus structure based on cost control and customer satisfaction: up to $1,000 per month.To be successful, you will require:Superior cooking skills to produce a high-end, memorable dining experience for guests.A passion for food which is demonstrated in the creativity and flair you apply to the delivery of your food and presentation.An ability to create a Modern Australian menu that is innovative, seasonal and cost effective, without compromising on quality.A sophisticated understanding of ingredients and produce.The ability to execute food orders to ensure cost-effective food purchasing and ensure all orders are within budget.Strong attention to detail.An ability to work under pressure.Excellent leadership, organizational, management and communication skills.The skills to motivate your team and create an amazing experience for our clientele.A sense of adventure! Your experience living and working in a remote environment will be well regarded (but is not essential).In addition to experience in hospitality, you will have a good track record of providing quality outcomes, as well as excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills. A strong work ethic and a high degree of flexibility is necessary, as you will be supporting and working with a diverse range of staff.  Applicants should have a background or interest in wildlife conservation and eco-tourism practices and be comfortable living and working in a remote location as part of a small team.This is a unique opportunity to join Australia’s largest non-government conservation organisation and help shape the future of private sector conservation in Australia.  The remuneration offer includes in addition to salary, basic single share accommodation.Enquiries to:Fiona Tran, HR Advisor | Fiona.Tran@australianwildlife.orgApplications via:                           To submit an application, click ‘APPLY’ and follow the prompts to complete an online application form our careers page.Your application must include CV and covering letter, briefly addressing your experience, critical competencies, and interest in the role. Applications that do not meet these requirements will not be accepted.Enquiries to:Fiona Tran, HR Advisor | Fiona.Tran@australianwildlife.orgApplications via:                           To submit an application, click ‘APPLY’ and follow the prompts to complete an online application form our careers page.Your application must include CV and covering letter, briefly addressing your experience, critical competencies, and interest in the role. Applications that do not meet these requirements will not be accepted.Closing date for applications: Tuesday 31 May 2022Please note: Applicants must be an Australian citizen/permanent resident or have a suitable visa in place that allows ongoing full-time work in Australia, in order to apply for this position. Sponsorship is not available.If you apply for this role, AWC will include you in its ongoing updates and communications about its events, activities and fundraising initiatives. You may opt out of these communications at any time.Any application submitted to AWC will be handled in accordance with our Privacy Policy, available at www.australianwildlife.org/privacy. By providing us with your contact details, your consent to receive communications and direct educational material will remain current until you advise us otherwise.Applicants must be able to comply with AWC vaccination policy. Sous Chef 62000 AUD Broome 6725