Jobs

OzHarvest is busier than ever as demand for our services is at an all-time high. We are always looking for special people to join us in our mission. OzHarvest is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that supports diversity, inclusion and belonging.

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Jobs

OzHarvest is busier than ever as demand for our services is at an all-time high. We are always looking for special people to join us in our mission. OzHarvest is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that supports diversity, inclusion and belonging.

We believe OzHarvest is a magnet for magnificent people, all connected by a cause, which results in our wonderful family culture.

Mobile Market Project Assistant

Location: Sydney

Closing date: 3 November 2021

Our amazing NSW Mobile Market team is on the lookout for a new Project Assistant! This position will be a full-time 6-month contract.

The main responsibility of the Project Assistant will be to support our amazing Project Lead in daily operations. Ensuring that visits to towns are consistent and the activities of the market are communicated clearly to regional agencies, suppliers and residents.

Successful candidates will have:

  • Project management & office-based logistical planning experience
  • Well-developed time management and organisational skills

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Chef

Location: Perth

Closing date: 29 October 2021

Our incredible WA Kitchen Team is currently on the lookout for Casual Chefs to join them in the kitchens for our Cooking for a Cause program!

The primary focus of the CFAC Chef is to deliver team building cooking sessions to corporate supporters. Utilising quality rescued food to produce nourishing meals innovatively and creatively. With all meals created within the class going directly to the charities we serve.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Presenting engaging cooking classes
  • Ensuring that appropriate WHS information is conveyed

You will have:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Minimum Certificate 3 in hospitality/Commercial cookery
  • Experience in leading and training teams

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Customer Experience & Loyalty Specialist

Location: Sydney or Melbourne (open to other locations)

Closing date: 22 October 2021

As a Customer experience and loyalty Specialist at OzHarvest you’ll be a true ambassador who shares our values for food rescue, food relief, education and advocacy. You will live these core values in your everyday life and truly strive for a sustainable future.

In this role, you’ll wear a few hats, from project and digital support, to fundraiser, to relationship maker extraordinaire! You’ll be proactive in finding solutions and better ways of working. You will spend quality hours on the phone building loyalty and trust with our valued community of supporters. You’ll find yourself being creative and innovative in ways to communicate to our supporters. You will love having conversations with people. You will also be great at managing your time well and be able to work in a fast paced environment.

If you worked here over the past few months, you might have:

  • Communicated with supporters over email, phone and video calls
  • Been a vocal advocate for our supporters. Sharing all their wonderful sentiments with our wider team after having some wonderful conversations with a wide range of community members
  • Strategised and made data-driven decisions to make our fundraising and supporter experience better to ensure supporters feel loved and recognised.
  • Written some how to guides and process documents, making the complex tasks simple for all users
  • Run regular daily thankyou calls with our supporters and giving them updates on what their support has helped OZH achieve
  • Created some design and copy briefs for upcoming projects and supported a fundraising campaign
  • Beat your teammates in trivia while doing a chicken dance
  • Reviewed the performance of a live fundraising campaign, dived into analytics and stats to find insights in the data
  • Wrote a product pitch to try out some new ways of working

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Casual Chef

Location: Sydney

Closing date: 29 October 2021

Our incredible NSW Kitchen Team is on the lookout for Chefs to join them in our Sydney kitchen. The primary focus of our chef team is to carry out various kitchen duties whilst utilising quality rescued food to produce nourishing meals.

We are after innovative and creative individuals who not only love cooking, but who also have a desire to help those most vulnerable in our community.

The main responsibilities will be supporting the team in preparing delicious meals in bulk for OzHarvest’s current food relief project which delivers 4000 individually packaged meals per week to people in need. This role will also be involved in catering and food truck operations and engagement events as needed in the future, as we move back to our normal operations.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Minimum Certificate 3 in hospitality/Commercial cookery
  • Experience as a working chef, Chef De Partie, Station Cook/Chef or Restaurant Cook/Chef
  • Professional presentation and excellent communication skills
  • C class licence, experience or willingness to learn how to drive a large automatic vehicle for food truck events

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Kitchen Hand

Location: Sydney

Closing date: 25 October 2021

Our incredible NSW kitchen team are seeking an energetic individual to join them in the role of a kitchen hand on a casual basis. In this role, you will support in the maintenance of kitchen equipment and ensuring smooth operation of kitchen tasks!

Key responsibilities include:

  • Cleaning, servicing & inventory duties
  • Packaging, labelling and safe storage of food

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • attention to detail
  • positive attitude & ability to communicate well

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Casual Food Rescue Driver

Location: Townsville

Closing date: 22 October 2021

We are seeking a dedicated, friendly and professional person to proudly act as an ambassador for OzHarvest on a casual basis. You will be driving our bright yellow vans to facilitate the redistribution of good quality surplus food and deliver it to the various charities we serve around Townsville.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience as a Driver & ability to lift upto 12kg
  • Passionate about the community
  • A current and valid Australian Drivers Licence

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Becoming a part of the OzHarvest family

  1. Send your CV and cover letter to [email protected]. Ensure you include the role you are applying for in the subject line.
  2. We love creativity! Send a poem, video, TikTok, song (yes, we have had all of these and more) with your application
  3. Your application will be reviewed. Please note: If you have a Language or Cultural special consideration, a disability or impairment or use assistive technology, please contact us, so that we can help you complete and submit your application. You can ask someone to support you through the application and interview process.
  4. If you are shortlisted, you will be phone screened. If you are not shortlisted you will be notified
  5. If your phone screen is successful you will progress to an interview. If you are not successful you will be notified
  6. If your interview is successful we will ask for the details for two reference checks
  7. Other employment checks may be required
  8. A trial shift may be required
  9. If everything is great at this point, you will get a verbal offer
  10. Final interview is with our magnificent CEO & Founder Ronni Kahn
  11. If successful you will then begin your journey with OzHarvest! Welcome!

Our Culture and Values

We encourage everyone at OzHarvest to contribute innovative thinking and ideas to help nourish and grow the organisation and each other.

We are proud to celebrate day-to-day achievements, as well as the major milestones! We focus on working hard together, to boldly and courageously achieve our ambitious goals to create a better world. Showing dignity and respect to each other, our partners and the people we support, creates a caring community, with gratitude as our daily guide. We commit to look out for one another as family members and embed our values in everything we do.

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Rewards & Recognitions

When you join the OzHarvest family, we welcome you with open hearts to a “workplace” where you can bring your full selves to work. It’s a place where we hope you can feel nourished, inspired and nurtured to deepen your sense of purpose!

We believe that OzHarvest is a pretty magical place where magnificent people do extraordinary work each and everyday, and one that offers some work perks that we’re very proud to share with all of our family members!

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Job Application Support

If you have a Language or Cultural special consideration, a disability or impairment or use assistive technology, please contact us, so that we can help you complete and submit your application. You can ask someone to support you through the application and interview process.

We would like to give every potential applicant an equal opportunity to be considered for the role.

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