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  1. Casual Logistics and Stores Staff — Major Gold Coast Sporting Event

    Gold Coast

    About the Opportunity

    • Are you a hardworking and have experience in logistics &/or stores?
    • Can you multi task and remain calm under pressure?
    • Do you want to be part of Gold Coast history & provide guests with an unforgettable experience?

    At O’Brien Group Australia we believe that for every success, there is a team of champions that help to get there.

    We are currently seeking efficient, hardworking and enthusiastic logistics and stores staff to work at the biggest sporting event this decade on the Gold Coast in April 2018. This is a remarkable opportunity and we would like YOU to be part of it!

    A broad range of events (including the opening and closing ceremonies) will be held at the venues.

    We have vacancies for the following:

    • Stores staff
    • Cellarman
    • Logistics coordinators
    • Forklift drivers (valid license required – validity until at least May 2018)

    About You

    To be successful you must have previous experience in a warehousing, cellars or stores environment. High levels of manual handling and physical activity are involved with these positions

    To be successful you must be available for the duration of the event 4th – 15th April 2018.

    What We Offer

    For over 25 years, O’Brien Group has operated within Australasia’s premier venues. O’Brien Group Australia is a fully integrated company that owns and operates within major Australian and New Zealand stadiums and arenas. O’Brien Group continue to enjoy strong and consistent growth by innovation and securing new Contracts.

  2. Casual Chefs & Cooks — Major Gold Coast Sporting Event

    Gold Coast

    About the Opportunity

    • Are you a passionate & experienced Chef or Cook?
    • Can you multi task and remain calm under pressure?
    • Do you want to be part of Gold Coast history & provide guests with an unforgettable experience?

    At O’Brien Group Australia we believe that for every success, there is a team of champions that help to get there.

    We are looking for reliable, highly motivated and passionate Chefs and Cooks who can contribute to and enhance food preparation at the biggest sporting event this decade on the Gold Coast in April 2018. This is a remarkable opportunity and we would like YOU to be part of it!

    A broad range of events (including the opening and closing ceremonies) will be held at the venues.

    We have vacancies in both the Corporate and Retail areas, roles include:

    Corporate Areas

    Extensive experience in banquet, function and/or restaurant environment is required for all corporate areas.

    • Chefs
    • Cooks
    • Pantry Hands
    • Kitchen Hands

    Public Areas

    • Short order cooks

    About You

    To be successful you must have:

    • A hands on approach to the daily operations of working in busy kitchen environments
    • The ability to take direction and work in a team but  also work autonomously
    • Exceptional food quality and food safety knowledge
    • The ability to work under pressure in a fast paced kitchen
    • A Trade Qualification (Chefs only)
    • A Food Hygiene Certificate
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

    To be successful you must be available for the duration of the event 4th – 15th April 2018.

    What We Offer

    For over 25 years, O’Brien Group has operated within Australasia’s premier venues. O’Brien Group Australia is a fully integrated company that owns and operates within major Australian and New Zealand stadiums and arenas. O’Brien Group continue to enjoy strong and consistent growth by innovation and securing new Contracts.

  3. Casual Food & Beverage Attendants — Major Gold Coast Sporting Event

    Gold Coast

    About the Opportunity

    • Do you have a positive, can do attitude?
    • Can you multi task and remain calm under pressure?
    • Do you want to be part of Gold Coast history & provide guests with an unforgettable experience?

    At O’Brien Group Australia we believe that for every success, there is a team of champions that help to get there.

    We are currently seeking Food and Beverage champions to provide exceptional service at the biggest sporting event this decade on the Gold Coast in April 2018. This is a remarkable opportunity and we would like YOU to be part of it!

    A broad range of events (including the opening and closing ceremonies) will be held at the venues.

    We have vacancies in both the Corporate and Retail areas, roles include:

    • Area Managers
    • Supervisors (Bar, Food & Function)
    • Suite and Box Stewards
    • Food Dispense
    • Bar Staff
    • Cashiers and Servers

    About You

    Extensive experience in banquet, function and/or restaurant environment is required for all corporate roles. For our retail roles while previous experience is beneficial, if you are reliable, have a great attitude and excellent communication skills then APPLY NOW!

    To be successful you must have exceptional presentation and immaculate grooming standards and a strong desire to provide our patrons with exceptional service.

     You must also be available for the duration of the event 4th – 15th April 2018

    What We Offer

    For over 25 years, O’Brien Group has operated within Australasia’s premier venues. O’Brien Group Australia is a fully integrated company that owns and operates within major Australian and New Zealand stadiums and arenas. O’Brien Group continue to enjoy strong and consistent growth by innovation and securing new Contracts.

  4. Office Administrator

    North Melbourne

    About the Opportunity

    This is an outstanding opportunity for an enthusiastic, hardworking professional to join our dynamic head office team in Melbourne. You will be the frontline contact for all visitors and inbound calls to O’Brien Group Australia Head Office. In addition, you will support the team with administrative support and other duties as required.

    About You

    You will be a flexible, hardworking and individual with a positive can do attitude. In addition, you will have outstanding customer service skills and an excellent phone manner. Highly developed communication skills are crucial, as communicating and coordinating with members of staff at all levels of the organisation is a major part of the role.

    You will have excellent skills in Microsoft Office suite including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook and be well organised and detail orientated.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Responsible for telephone and in-person enquiries, including meeting and greeting guests, taking messages and arranging courier services as required
    • Oversee all office administration requirements, including monitoring and ordering stationery and office supplies
    • Collecting and dispatching incoming and outgoing mail
    • Respond to general enquiries either by phone or email
    • Scanning, faxing, photocopying, and filing duties
    • Create meeting agendas and record minutes for all meetings
    • Ensure kitchen is clean, tidy and well stocked
    • Oversee and direct the outsourced cleaning company to ensure the building is presentable at all times
    • General administration support as required including account receivable and accounts payable.
    • General office duties as required (e.g. maintenance, cleanliness, etc.)

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    • Ensure that all information is kept confidential, unless otherwise advised
    • Ensure that all Workplace Health and Safety requirements for the company are met within your to provide a safe workplace
    • Represent the Company in a positive manner expounding the values, ethics and pride at all times.

    What We Offer

    O’Brien Group is Australia and New Zealand’s largest privately owned hospitality, entertainment and Leisure Company.

    For over 25 years, O’Brien Group has owned and operated within Australasia’s premier venues. O’Brien Group continue to enjoy strong and consistent growth by innovation and securing new Contracts.

  5. Retail Catering Operations Assistant Manager

    Metricon & Cbus Stadium

    About the Opportunity

    Reporting to the Retail Catering Operations Manager, this is a unique opportunity for a talented Retail Operations Assistant Manager to assist in the management of food and beverage operations to deliver outstanding guest experiences.

    The Retail Catering Operations Assistant Manager provides support to the Retail Catering Operations Manager with an emphasis on planning, operational efficiency and effectiveness and organisational development.  This diverse role is responsible for managing the receipt, handling and dispatch of goods coming into, or going out of Stadium stores. The Retail Catering Operations Assistant Manager is responsible for fulfilling requisitions through efficient and timely processing and assist in the delivery of stock to correct outlets.

    Key Responsibilities

    Stock Management

    • Manage the receipt and processing of stock orders requested by the Retail Catering Operations Manager, ensuring the type, quantity and quality of goods is accurate and delivered on time
    • Assist in the delivery of goods to retail food and beverage outlets
    • Cleaning and maintenance of loading bay and storerooms
    • Assist to ensure stock levels are maintained, rotated and advise the Retail Manager of any items out of stock
    • Participate in stocktake and accurately record and maintain all records
    • Build and maintain strong working relationships with vendors and suppliers
    • Comply with company policies and procedures regarding WHS
    • Unload goods and check them against order forms
    • Move heavy packages using forklift machinery
    • Obtain details of the location and quantity of items in stock, using visual display units or computers
    • Enter details of received delivery slips, requisitions and invoices into computers
    • Count and record the number of items in store during stocktake
    • Advise supervisor about stock and re-ordering levels
    • Ensure compliance with all legislative WHS requirements including maintaining a clean and tidy working environment
    • Ensure all rubbish and waste is disposed of appropriately in the correct timeframes and in line with Hygiene and WHS guidelines

    Operations

    • In conjunction with the Retail Catering Operations Manager and Venue Catering Manager, create and implement food service and presentation ideas
    • Research similar markets to identify opportunities for business improvement
    • Analyse retail operations and prepare and implement recommendations for improving operational efficiencies within the events
    • Maintain excellent organisational skills to ensure the smooth running of all aspects of the venue’s retail areas and operations

     Events

    • Assist the Retail Catering Operations Manager in overseeing the venue retail operations and coordinate the logistics of all goods for events held at the venues
    • Coordinate retail stock logistic requirements for various events
    • Coordinate and carry out equipment and set up requirements for all events
    • Conduct briefings for set-up and operations staff including Retail Supervisors
    • Assist in the match-day event operations (including opening, operation and closing down of the event)
    • Cellar management
    • Ensure all retail facilities are completely set up as per the Retail Catering Operations Manager’s direction, venue regulation, and confirmed internal run-sheet
    • Ensure all O’Brien Group staff conduct and perform duties in line with company policies and procedures
    • Ensure the venue food safety guidelines are followed at all times and that record keeping and procedures are kept and followed
    • Implement current and long range procedures and protocols to drive efficiencies
    • Lead the retail team and be “hands-on” at all times, leading by example in accordance with set standards
    • Be familiar with, demonstrate and carry out procedures in the setting up and service in all retail areas
    • Ensure that retail staff are maximising their work time at all times
    • Ensure all retail areas are maintained both in appearance and cleanliness at all times. Retail areas are to be inspected at the close of each shift
    • Ensure all stock is maintained at a premium quality
    • Assist at other O’Brien Group venues and events, as required

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    • Ensure that all information is kept confidential, unless otherwise advised
    • Ensure that all Workplace Health and Safety requirements for the company are met within your department. Report any workplace hazards as you see them and support the company in its endeavour to provide a safe workplace
    • Represent the Company in a positive manner expounding the values, ethics and pride at all times.

    About You

    You will be a self-starter with the ability to work unsupervised, display a positive attitude, a hands-on approach and a willingness to learn.  If you enjoy working in a physical role as an integral member of a diverse and time critical department then we would like to hear from you.

    The successful candidate will be an energetic and highly organised individual with prior hospitality experience.  A strong knowledge of Work Health & Safety will be highly regarded, along with good computer skills. The role requires a good level of physical fitness and involves weekend and evening work therefore a flexible approach to working hours is mandatory.

    Strong time management and problem solving skills will allow you to take a systematic approach to venue operations and to deliver desired outcomes for your stakeholders.  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills will assist you to develop positive relationships with colleagues, site contractors, community and commercial partners, and your energetic, proactive, and solutions-focused approach will ensure that you can deliver across this broad and diverse role.

    What We Offer

    O’Brien Group is Australia and New Zealand’s largest privately owned hospitality, entertainment and leisure company.

    For over 25 years, O’Brien Group has owned and operated within Australasia’s premier venues.

    O’Brien Group continue to enjoy strong and consistent growth by innovation and securing new Contracts.

  6. Head Chef

    Club Laverton

    About the Opportunity

    Reporting to the General  Manager and Executive Chef, the Head Chef is responsible for leading, inspiring and motivating the kitchen team to achieve the highest standard of food production, delivering an excellent quality of food service across the range of offerings at Club Laverton. In addition, the role controls and manages food costs and labour expenses in line with budget and expectations of Club Laverton.

    The Head Chef is responsible for compliance with all Health and Safety regulations and adherence to sanitary the company Food Safety Program and safe food handling guidelines.

    About You

    Minimum Qualifications and Experience

    • Extensive experience as a Head Chef in a restaurant/functions environment
    • Culinary Qualification
    • Food Safety Supervisor
    • Driver’s License Required
    • Senior First Aid

      Personal Competencies

    • Well-developed business acumen and financial management
    • Demonstrated relationship management experience and highly developed interpersonal skills
    • Proven Leadership skills with the ability to build and maintain a strong kitchen culture
    • Relentlessly customer focused with a passion for people, service and food
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong time management skills and the ability to juggle multiple priorities and meet competing deadlines
    • Strong initiative, problem solving skills and impeccable attention to detail
    • A warm, friendly personality with a good sense of humour.

      Inherent Requirements

    • The role requires a good level of physical fitness and involves weekend, public holiday and evening work therefore a flexible approach to working hours is mandatory.

    What We Offer

    Established in 1974, Club Laverton is a premier sports bar, entertainment complex and motel located at the gateway to Melbourne’s West.

  7. Casual Food and Beverage Event Staff

    Suncorp Stadium & The Gabba

    About the Opportunity

    As part of our team you will work a number of exciting events including Brisbane Broncos, State of Origin, Queensland Reds, Brisbane Roar, Brisbane Lions, Australian Wallabies Test Match, International Cricket Tests, Australian and International Artists and so many more!

    We are looking for energetic and dynamic individuals to join our casual Queensland team.

     

    The following positions are available

    Corporate Areas

    Extensive Food and Beverage Experience in a banquet, function and/or restaurant environment

    • Supervisors
    • Suite, Box & Function Stewards
    • Bar Staff
    • Food & Beverage Dispense
    • Logistics

    Public Areas

    Food and Beverage experience preferred but not essential

    • Supervisors (Bar, Snack & Coffee)
    • Bar Outlet Staff
    • Snack Outlet staff
    • Cashiers
    • Short Order Cooks
    • Cellarmen
    • Area Managers
    • Logistics

    About You

    To be successful in this casual position, you will:

    Share our passion and commitment to providing an unforgettable experience to our guests

      • Provide high quality customer service at all times
      • Be reliable and well presented
      • Be able to work under pressure
      • Hold a current QLD RSA Statement of Attainment/Certificate (Snack/Food Areas exempt)
      • Food and Beverage experience preferred

    What We Offer

    •   Competitive hourly rates
    •   A fun, dynamic & inclusive team to work with
  8. Hospitality Management Staff

    Melbourne, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Adelaide

    About the Opportunity

    About the Opportunity

    • Administration
    • POS Support
    • Finance
    • Operations Managers
    • Staffing Managers
    • Human Resources/Payroll
    • Function Managers
    • Venue Managers
    • Executive/Sous Chef
    • IT

    What We Offer

    In recent years O’Brien Group has expanded its operations and portfolio to include full scale venue management, ticketing, festivals, licensed clubs, hotels, live entertainment, media and venture capital.
    Today with over 6,500 employees, 16 million customers served on an annual basis and a host of exciting new ventures, O’Brien Group continues to be an innovative market leader in Australasia.
    O’Brien Group operates an ongoing process where expressions of interest and applications are accepted and held for any vacancies in the below roles that may become available in our many exciting venues across Australia.

  9. Gaming/ TAB Attendants

    Club Laverton

    About the Opportunity

    Expression of Interest

    As this is an expression of interest, we will keep your application on file until your nominated venue/s conduct their next round of interviews. There is no date scheduled for the next recruitment, you will be contacted by O’Brien Group when additional staff are required.
    About the Company
    O’Brien Group is Australia and New Zealand’s largest privately owned hospitality and leisure company. Celebrating its 25th year, O’Brien Group is an integrated company with multiple contracts including venue and facilities management, food and beverage operations, leisure resorts, licensed clubs, hotels, restaurants and ticketing. It has also built up a formidable property portfolio of key sites within Australia.
    Today with over 6,500 dedicated and passionate employees, 16 million customers served on an annual basis and a host of exciting new ventures, O’Brien Group continues to build and maintain its many long-term relationships with major sporting stadia and leisure venues.
    About the Opportunity
    We are seeking customer focused, energetic and motivated individuals to join our team at Club Laverton!
    Some of the position’s duties include (but are not limited to):

    •  Managing gaming functions
    •  Managing TAB functions
    •  Monitoring gaming operations for the venue
    •  Maintaining compliance and responsible gaming practices
    •  Day to day operations of a busy gaming section
    •  Demonstrated solid cash handling proficiency
    •  Experience with Point of Sale (POS) and EFTPOS
    •  TAB attendant applicants must have TAB basics, terminal knowledge and experience in a similar role
    •  A strong working knowledge and experience with System One, PDT operations and gaming reconciliation procedures
    •  A sound knowledge of all gaming machine regulations, compliance, operations and procedures
    •  A sound understanding of food & beverage products and services
    •  A professional & mature “can do” attitude with the ability to work unsupervised, leading and developing our service focused team
    • The following qualifications are a must; :

      •  Current Victorian Gaming Employee Licence
      •  Current Responsible Service of Gaming Certificate (RSG)
      •  Current Responsible Service of Alcohol Certificate (RSA)
      •  TAB Operators Licence would be an advantage
      • Availability for weekly day, night and weekend shifts is a must.

    About You

    To be considered for the role you will have relevant qualifications and/or extensive practical experience in a Gaming/TAB Attendant role.
    The successful candidate will have strong customer service and communication skills (both written and verbal) and the ability to build effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders. In addition, you will need to demonstrate problem solving capabilities as well as the ability to effectively manage workloads with competing demands. You will be responsible for the Gaming/TAB shift operation of Club Laverton, ensuring Health and Safety of staff and customers, and guaranteeing the highest standards of service.

    What We Offer

    Driven by honest values, an amazing culture, we’re out to unleash the potential of every team member.
    Enjoy going to work each day experiencing one of Melbourne’s favourite clubs. Located in the western suburbs we are a serviced club with a gaming room including Keno, Bistro and Bar, TAB, Sports Bar and Motel Accommodation.
    This is a role that provides excellent professional development and ongoing training with a growing organisation.

  10. Casual Food and Beverage Event Staff | Brisbane

    Suncorp Stadium and The Gabba

    About the Opportunity

    As part of our team you will work a number of exciting events including Brisbane Broncos, State of Origin, Queensland Reds, Brisbane Roar, Brisbane Lions, Australian Wallabies Test Match, International Cricket Tests, Australian and International Artists and so many more!
    We are looking for energetic and dynamic individuals to join our casual Queensland team.

    About You

    To be successful in this casual position, you will:

    • Share our passion and commitment to providing an unforgettable experience to our guests
    • Provide high quality customer service at all times
    • Be reliable and well presented
    • Be able to work under pressure
    • Hold a current QLD RSA Statement of Attainment/Certificate (Snack/Food Areas exempt)
    • Food and Beverage experience preferred

    The following positions are available
    Corporate Areas
    Extensive Food and Beverage Experience in a banquet, function and/or restaurant environment

    • Supervisors
    • Suite, Box & Function Stewards
    • Bar Staff
    • Food & Beverage Dispense
    • Logistics

    Public Areas
    Food and Beverage experience preferred but not essential

    • Supervisors (Bar, Snack & Coffee)
    • Bar Outlet Staff
    • Snack Outlet staff
    • Cashiers
    • Short Order Cooks
    • Cellarmen
    • Area Managers
    • Logistics

    What We Offer

    Competitive hourly rates
    A fun, dynamic & inclusive team to work with