Accommodation Camp Chef/Cook

Employment Details
Date Added: 14-May-2024
Closing Date: 14-Jun-2024 12:00 AM



Location: Meekatharra
Roster: 2:1 (Two weeks on - One week off)
Commencement Date: July 2024


The Shire of Meekatharra is seeking to employ a Camp Chef/Cook to join its Roads Construction Crew. The position ideally suits an individual who is not only passionate about cooking but also capable of performing some general cleaning and maintenance duties around the camp. An attractive remuneration package applies that includes working on a 2 week on and 1 week off roster with an hourly negotiable rate of $45 per hour. All other employment conditions of the Shire of Meekatharra apply such as generous superannuation, leave loading and staff uniforms etc.


General Camp Duties and Requirements

  • Prepare and serve all meals.
  • Cleanliness of camp kitchen and accommodation facilities.
  • Responsible for planning and ordering all food requirements for the Accommodation Camp.
  • Proven experience as a chef/cook with the ability to manage kitchen operations effectively.
  • Ability to perform general cleaning and maintenance tasks.
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as in a team environment.
  • Commitment to maintaining high standards of hygiene and safety.
  • Experience and understanding of working and living in a remote area.


Council will consider applicants who reside locally as well from outside of the Meekatharra Shire District. There is no defined closing date for applications and Council will consider all applications as received when submitted and may close the application process when a suitable applicant is identified. Applications must include a brief Resume addressing the above criteria of duties and requirements and sent to the below address or can be emailed to Please direct any enquiries to the Shire’s Acting Works & Services Manager (A/WSM), Mr Alistair Finlayson by emailing or phoning 0409115586.


KJ Matthews

Chief Executive Officer

Shire of Meekatharra

PO Box 129




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