Boardroom Waiter (Brisbane)

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Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Brisbane
Categories: Corporate Services

Job title

Boardroom Waiter

Your role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Boardroom Waiter to join our Catering team in Brisbane.

Our team

Our Corporate Catering team prepare a variety of innovative, on-trend food items to enhance the experience of our clients. Prepared in our very own on-site kitchen, our team, led by an experienced and creative Head Chef, can accommodate a number of clients events, from a formal breakfast, lunch and dinner to canap├ęs for cocktail events and corporate seminars.

Your day

The Boardroom Waiter is responsible for supporting the Catering team by:

  • Providing a professional high end corporate wait service for all boardroom bookings and events;
  • Providing exceptional customer service for our clients;
  • Ensure all boardrooms are professionally presented, clean and replenished for client arrival time, and promptly cleared and refreshed at the conclusion of an event or meeting;
  • Maintaining a clean and orderly workspace including regular cleaning of coffee machines, stocking dishes and ensuring service items are undamaged and suitable for service;
  • Monitoring stock levels of all consumables and service items in the kitchen and boardrooms;
  • Training agency staff when required; and
  • Assisting the team by performing basic administration tasks

Your career trajectory

Our Catering Team is looking for a Boardroom Waiter, who has the desire to learn and develop their career with us. We will support you on your journey and will give you access to our career framework when you join, providing a clear understanding of high performance at each career stage at Allens.

We also recognise that every employee's experience is different, and at Allens we know that successful and enjoyable careers come through your focus and commitment to being the best you can be, in an environment where you are supported and encouraged and have clarity on key processes and decisions. Our career deal is a key part in achieving this; our deal asks you to take the lead for your career, with us providing the coaching and support to help you meet your goals and aspirations.

What you'll bring

The successful candidate will have experience delivering exceptional customer service in a busy and professional hospitality environments. Experience in high-end restaurants or hotels or a Corporate catering team is highly advantageous. In addition, the successful candidate will have: 

  • Excellent presentation and strong communication skills;
  • The ability to be able to work effectively as part of a team;
  • Initiative and the ability to prioritise and multitask;
  • The ability to work well under pressure;
  • A current Responsible Service of Alcohol certification; and
  • Previous barista experience and knowledge of local and international food and wine varieties is highly desired.

Work pattern

The role is being offered on a full-time, permanent basis.

About Allens

Allens is a leading international law firm with a proud 200-year heritage of shaping the future for our clients, our people and the communities in which we work.

From playing a pioneering role in the development of legislation and regulatory frameworks in the Asia region, to acting on numerous 'firsts' across a range of industry and community issues, it is in our DNA to make a difference and help shape what our world looks like.

Through our alliance with Linklaters, we offer clients a global network of 40 offices in 28 locations. With Allens, you'll work at the cutting edge of the law on the most complex and innovative deals in the market. You'll work with lawyers and professionals at the top of their game who, like you, strive to get a little better every day. And you'll be supported to take your career wherever you want it to go.

What we'll offer

You will be an integral part of a high performing, national team and have an opportunity to work with genuine market leaders.

At Allens, we provide lifelong learning that develops you personally and professionally, and access to people and leaders who can help you become the best you can be. You'll be given ongoing opportunities to get involved and to take your career all the way.

You'll enjoy a range of other benefits including free gym membership, staff discounts with hundreds of suppliers and regular social and sporting activities. Allens also leads the profession in community investment, giving you the opportunity to make a difference through our work on reconciliation, the environment and other social justice issues as well as our workplace giving and volunteering programs.

How to apply

Please apply online or email Jen at for a confidential discussion.

Our culture is made up of unique backgrounds and varying life experiences. It's what makes us the high-performing firm we are today. We celebrate our people's differences across gender and gender identity, sexual orientation, age, ability and family and caring arrangements. Here, you will experience what it's like to be able to bring your whole self to work. We strongly encourage applications from First Nations people.

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