Snapshot

Fast Food Cooks prepare a restricted range of foods in fast food establishments.

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Fast Food Cooks
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
35,400
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$722
  • 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?
Slight growth
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.

  • taking and serving food and beverage orders, and receiving payment from customers
  • preparing food such as hamburgers, pizzas, fish and chips
  • washing, cutting, measuring and mixing foods for cooking
  • operating cooking equipment such as grills, microwaves and deep-fat fryers
  • cleaning food preparation areas, cooking surfaces and utensils
  • ordering and taking delivery of fast food ingredients
  • may arrange delivery of prepared food and beverages.

Job Titles

  • Fast Food Cook

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate II in Hospitality
  • Certificate III in Hospitality

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