Where these jobs are in Australia
Job Summary of this Unit Group:
Cooks prepare, season and cook food in dining and catering establishments. Chefs, Fast Food Cooks and Kitchenhands are excluded from this unit group.
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
- AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
In New Zealand:
- NZQF Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)
Whether the Education can be substituted with experience:
- Yes, at least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification.
- In some instances, relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
- examining foodstuffs to ensure quality
- regulating temperatures of ovens, grills and other cooking equipment
- preparing and cooking food
- seasoning food during cooking
- portioning food, placing it on plates, and adding gravies, sauces and garnishes
- storing food in temperature controlled facilities
- preparing food to meet special dietary requirements
- may plan menus and estimate food requirements
- may train other kitchen staff and apprentices
351411 Cook ANZSCO
Prepares, seasons and cooks food in a dining or catering establishment.
- 3 Australia
- 4 New Zealand
Skilled Occupations List: Short Term
Skills Assessment Authority: VETASSESS
The position is involved in mass production in a factory setting.
The position is in a limited service restaurant.
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