OzHarvest Careers

Mobile Market Project Assistant 

Since May this year, OzHarvest has been operating our Mobile Market. The Mobile Market is funded by the NSW Government to provide rapid food relief to struggling communities throughout NSW. This magnificent team are currently looking for a new Project Assistant. This position will be a part-time fixed-term contract. The main responsibility for the Project Assistant will be to support the Project Lead by ensuring that visits to towns are consistent and the activities of the market are communicated clearly to regional agencies, suppliers and residents. CLICK HERE for the job description. 

 Successful applicants will have:

  • Great communication skills
  • Excellent technology skills and the capacity to be trained on new software
  • Current drivers licence and good driving record
  • Ability to manage multiple stakeholders and to prioritize in a fast-moving environment

Contact [email protected] for more information or to apply. When applying please include what position you are applying for in the subject line, attach your CV, a cover letter, and include a message as to “Why you’d like to work at OzHarvest?” (100 words or less, or a 60-second video, creativity encouraged).

Applications close 23 November 2020. 

Education Coordinator VIC

Our awesome FEAST team are currently looking to expand the team in VIC in their search for a new Education Coordinator. The primary role of the Education Coordinator (Victoria) is responsible for coordinating the rollout of the Food Education and Sustainability Training (FEAST) Program across Victorian schools and supporting the delivery of OzHarvest School Engagement offerings.

A successful candidate must have:

  • Degree or higher in high school and or primary education
  • Nutrition, Hospitality and/or Environmental Sustainability background
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

A position description is attached here

Applications close 27 November 2020. 

Nourish Lead Trainer Support 

We are currently looking for a magnificent individual to join our Newcastle Nourish Team as the Nourish Program Lead Trainer Support on a Part-Time basis. Please Click Here for the Job Description. 

This position is to support the Newcastle Nourish Lead in the overall running of the program in line with current OzHarvest practices, procedures and project aims. This includes a requirement to support the facilitation of the program, to provide guidance and support to the participants during and post-course completion. It involves helping them to achieve their educational and developmental potential, navigate personal and social situations, and facilitating opportunities for the individual to build community connections.

Successful candidates will have:

  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment: TAE40116 or TAE40110 and the following two units of competency: TAELLN411 Address adult language, literacy and numeracy skills, TAEASS502 Design and develop assessment tools (Essential)
  • Relevant qualification in commercial cookery – Minimum Certificate II in Kitchen Operations
  • Experience in counselling or social work, preferably with a youth focus
  • Excellent customer service skills

Contact [email protected] for more information or to apply. When applying please include what position you are applying for in the subject line, attach your CV, a cover letter, and include a message as to “Why you’d like to work at OzHarvest?” (100 words or less, or a 60-second video, creativity encouraged).

Applications close 27 November 2020.

Casual Chefs Newcastle 

Our incredible NSW Kitchen Team is currently looking for Casual Chefs to join them in the kitchens in cooking for a great cause in Alexandria & Newcastle locations! The primary focus of the OzHarvest Chef is bulk preparation and packaging of nutritious, filling meals, ready to distribute to people in need. For access to the job description please click here

Successful candidates will have:

  • Certificate 3 in hospitality
  • 5 years’ experience as a working chef, Chef De Partie, Station Cook/Chef or Restaurant Cook/Chef
  • Strong communication skills

Contact [email protected] for more information or to apply.  Please include the subject “NSW Chef Application”. When applying please attach your CV, a cover letter, and include a message as to “Why you’d like to work at OzHarvest?” (100 words or less, or a 60-second video, creativity encouraged). 

Applications for Newcastle role close the 6 November 2020.

NSW Corporate Engagement Coordinator 

Thank you for all of the great applications. It is so wonderful to know that so many fabulous humans are interested in helping OzHarvest help those in need. While successful candidates have been moved to the next stage in the recruitment process, we encourage you to keep your eyes on this page for other roles that may be of interest.