CSIR 2018 Food, Beverages and Venue In-Service Training (Hospitality / Events Management)

In-service Training: Food Beverage and Venue Attendant (Six months contract)

About the job:

The CSIR International Convention Centre has an In-service Training opportunity. The programme aims to expose students to the work environment and provide them with workplace experience required to fulfil their qualification. These position are based in Pretoria.

The CSIR ICC is a dedicated, purpose-built convention centre catering for the medium-sized convention market hosting over 600 local, national and international conferences and other types of events annually.

Key responsibilities:

  • Prepare salads, desserts, cold canapés and starters
  • Prepare and cooked vegetable dishes, starches casseroles, sauces, roasts, grills and cocktails
  • Order, receive, issue stock and input stock data
  • Ensure that all food requirements for events are met according to set standards
  • Assist with the coordination of events as well as equipment
  • Setup and breakdown of furniture in all venues
  • Setup, stocking and clearing of service stations and service equipment in all venues
  • Polish and prepare equipment for services
  • Welcome and direct customers to the venues
  • Provide service for food and beverages (waitering & bar service including cash bars)
  • Refresh conference venues during breaks
  • Perform function reconciliation and beverage  stocktaking

Qualifications and skills:

  • Currently enrolled for a three year qualification in hospitality or events management (must have completed two years’ theoretical component of the qualification);
  • An outstanding academic record for the two years of study;
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to pay attention to detail
  • Customer-focus orientation
  • Excellence/ quality orientation

All applications must be accompanied by the following documents:

  • Motivational letter
  • CV
  • Academic records

To apply for this internship CLICK HERE

Closing date: 15 June 2018


For more info, please contact CSIR Recruitment Centre on 012 841 4774 or email us at Recruitmentinfo@csir.co.za

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