south african national defence force food service opportunities 2023

Deadline: 14 July 2023@16:00

south african national defence force food service opportunities 2023

South African National Defence Force invites suitable qualified persons to apply for its entry level Food Service opportunities 2023.


  • ABET Level 1-4 (Grade 3-9) or equivalent. Special requirements/skills needed
  • Ability to communicate effectively (written and verbally) in English.
  • Basic knowledge of health and safety. Food preparation and serving Ability to perform routine tasks.
  • Ability to operate kitchen equipment /machinery and good Interpersonal skills.

Food Service Worker Duties:

Ensure the upholding of the unit hospitality service and the standard of the mess are in line with the SANDF food preparation requirements.

Ensure the cleanliness of kitchen and equipment after preparation has been done.

Ensure food preparation for the next day is finished before shift ends, preparation of food for different meals. Check rations according to scale and issue.

Ensure neatness of the chef and working environment.

Assist Caterer with the execution of hospitality services that adhere to legislative prescripts.

Prepare and serve of food and light refreshments and desserts.

First in First out (FIFO) method is adhered to when receiving stock.

Packing of suppliers received in food storage areas. Clear. Designated areas to ensure high standard of hygiene.

Wash of cutlery and crockery Perform tasks of a routine nature

How to Apply

Department of Defence, SA Special Forces Headquarters, Private Bag X888, Pretoria, 0001.