Exploration Camp Cook (FIFO)


Job description


Location –                                  FIFO from Perth, Western Australia

Duration –                                  Inital 1 Year Contract 



Responsible for the planning and provision of all meals for exploration field teams and general cleaning of field camps located in regional Western Australia. 


Required Experience

            Meal Preparation 

  • Plan appropriate menu’s ensuring a suitable variety is maintained for all meals whilst ensuring the timely ordering and delivery of supplies to the camps. 
  • Prepare meals as required to support the exploration team’s activities. Meals required are: 
    • Lunch – selection of cold ingredients for staff to pack own lunches for the field. 
    • Evening Meal – Minimum 2 choices for hot meals plus a mixed cold selection and dessert. 


  • Undertake cleaning of all common areas within the cmaps as required. 
  • Clean staff and contractor quarters (rooms) as required. 
  • Make up visitor rooms as required. 


  • Assist with ordering (work with Field Assistants / Cooks) 
  • Maintain existing and revise purchasing procedures as the company business evolves, ensuring appropriate controls are in place. 
  • Ensure conformance to purchasing procedures. 

Quality and Innovation 

  • Emsire work quality meets specified standards. 
  • Initiate and establish procedures as required to ensure the efficient provision of meals and general support to the business’s exploration programme. 

Equipment & Reporting

  • Ensure resources are correctly cleaned, maintained, safely operated and available as needed to meet schedule requirements. 
  • Complete appropriate reports of menu’s and stock levels as required form time to time. 

Health, Safety and the Environment 

  • Ensure all work is undertaken in a safe and efficient manner, in accordance with statutory requirements, industry best practice and policies & procedures.
  • Ensure a strong focus on safety is maintained by participating in tool box meetings, completion of Job Safety Analysis and Take 5’s on a day to day basis.
  • Maintain a clean and hygienic meal preparation and food storage area.
  • Maintain a high level of personal hygiene.



  • Experience in planning, preparation and serving of food in a camp environment. 
  • Previous remote exploration experience (desirable)
  • Current ‘C’ Class Drivers License (or equivalent) 
  • Current First Aid Certificate 

Candidates Must be Located in Perth to be Considered for this Position. 

Vaccination Requirements Apply for this Position. 

To apply for this job please visit jobs.airswift.com.