CAMP & STATION COOKS

HELEN SPRINGS STATION

NT

S. KIDMAN

A world-class agribusiness, Hancock Agriculture, incorporating S. Kidman & Co Pty Ltd and Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd Services, has an exceptional opportunity available for a Camp Cook and Station Cook at Helen Springs Station, NT.

Helen Springs Station, situated in the Barkly Tablelands in the NT, is a 5,600km2 breeding property which runs up to 27,000 head of cattle. The nearest town is Tennant Creek. At Helen Springs, our team enjoys a friendly and supportive workplace where career and personal growth is encouraged. Throughout the year, mustering operations and general station work intertwines with social events across the NT.

Job Type:

Full-Time

Remuneration:

On Application

Start:

Immediate

Expires:

Until Positions Filled

Job Description:

CAMP COOK: The Camp Cook is responsible for planning, preparing an.d cooking nutritious home style meals in our permanent camp based 70km from the homestead. You will cook breakfast, morning tea, lunch and dinner for approximately 12-20 people, which fluctuates with station contractors and stock staff. The camp has a fully contained, air-conditioned stainless steel kitchen and dining area. There will be opportunities to be able to go mustering, yard work and educating weaners. 


STATION COOK: 

Reporting to the Station Manager, the Station Cook is responsible for planning, preparing and cooking nutritious meals for station team members, guests and contractors in the station kitchen.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

Camp Cook:

  • Preparing tasty, nutritious, home-style meals four times a day for around 12-20 team members (breakfast, morning tea, lunch and dinner)

  • Menu and food stores planning, liaising with Station Cook on orders

  • Keeping a clean and tidy camp


Station Cook:

  • Preparing tasty, nutritious, home-style meals four times a day for around 10 team members (breakfast, morning tea, lunch and dinner)

  • Menu and food stores planning

  • Cleaning the kitchen, dining room and food storage areas

Job Requirements:

Camp Cook:

  • Sound cooking experience and a passion for producing quality, wholesome food

  • An understanding of dietary nutrition and food hygiene practices

  • High level of organisation skills and ability to communicate clearly

  • Can do attitude

  • Ability to work in a safe manner


Station Cook: 

  • Sound cooking experience and a passion for producing quality, wholesome food

  • An understanding of dietary nutrition and food hygiene practices

  • High level of organisation skills and ability to communicate clearly

  • Ability to work in a safe manner 

Job Benefits:

  • Competitive remuneration

  • Single, air-conditioned shared en.suite room

  • Training and development opportunities

  • Friendly, supportive team and community environment

  • Transfer between stations

 

These roles offer a great opportunity to join an exciting, industry leading Agribusiness, with scope for advancement after training and experience.

 

How to apply

  • apply now below online via S Kidman website; or

  • email careers@hancockagriculture.com.au quoting SKW-CampCook or SKW-StatlonCook. Please include your current resume with referees and a cover letter.

 

Please note: You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for positions with Hancock Agriculture or S. Kidman & Co.

22020714 SKW-HELEN-COOKS