Casual Cook Ashburton


Casual Cook Ashburton

  • Casual Cook to cover annual and sick leave

Our Purpose: Why we do it

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.


The Team: What we do

Wellfood Ashburton Hospital Kitchen – Food services to the hospital, Tuarangi home and MOW’s


The Role: Where you fit in

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Bulk cooking, baking scones and muffins, Roasts and ensuring the smooth running of your area

Your skills will include:

  • Previous experience is desirable for this position in a commercial kitchen environment
  • The ability to work alone at times
  • To be able to multi task
  • Keep to a strict time frame for meal service
  • Have 167 & 168 desirable
  • Be able to work at short notice and over weekends and statutory holidays as we operate 365 days a year

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi

Putting people at the heart of all we do 


Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity. 

Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story


Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.


If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.


If you are interested in this role please apply directly on our career site here. Please note only applications submitted via our career site will be accepted.

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Job no: PC0605695

Location: Ashburton

Closing Date: Closing 21 November 2019!