Snapshot

Cafe Workers sell and serve food and beverages for consumption on premises in cafes and similar establishments.

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Cafe Workers
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
24,100
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$884
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Above average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
Above average
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Strong growth
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.
  • preparing and serving food and beverages for consumption on the premises
  • taking customers' food and beverage orders
  • operating cash registers, accepting payments and preparing sales invoices
  • clearing away used dishes and cutlery from tables when customers are finished
  • cleaning and preparing tables for use
  • washing dishes, cutlery and cooking utensils
  • cleaning cafe equipment such as coffee grinders, espresso machines and ice makers
  • participating in stocktakes and assisting in putting away new stock
  • providing backup to other cafe employees.

Job Titles

  • Cafe Worker

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Cert III in Hospitality
  • Cert IV in Hospitality

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Job Vacancies

  • Fri 27 Mar , 2020
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  • Punters Bar, The Frontier hotel
  • Bar Supervisor (Full Time) The Frontier Hotel is seeking to recruit an experienced Bar Supervisor. The Hotel is multi-faceted and includes a Sports Bar, Bottle Shop, TAB, Restaurant, Gaming Lounge and two Function rooms and Live Music. If you’re a hospitality star and love providing great service with a smile in an environment where great customer experience is paramount and have the skills listed below then please apply. 1) Opening and closing Bar procedures including all cash reconciliation. 2) Restaurant and function service with sound food and wine knowledge. 3) Tab procedures including legislation and dispute resolution and month end data entry 4) Bottle shop service, receiving of large deliveries, stocktaking , rotation and presentation of varying displays, daily reconciliation. 5) Gaming payouts, hopper fills and a sound knowledge of NT gaming legislation. 6) Cellar reticulation, line cleaning and maintenance. 7) Experience with keno procedures including legislation and stock control and cash reconciliation. Applicants must have the following to be considered Current NT Gaming Managers License, RSA, RSG and TAB trained. Advantageous, Food Handlers Cert, Forklift License.
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  • Mon 16 Mar , 2020
  • $50,001 - $60,000
  • Darwin City, Northern Territory
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