Galley Assistant

Listed 13 days Ago


Talley’s is proudly New Zealand owned and operated. We run eight deep sea fishing vessels with primarily Kiwi crews bringing the best New Zealand seafood to the world. Right now, we’re looking for a Galley Assistant to help keep our fishing vessels operating. We’re offering competitive remuneration that include full pay while you’re not working, and the opportunity to further your career while sailing around Aotearoa, Antarctica and the Western Pacific.

You would be a vital part of the crew; responsible for making breakfast for 40 crew, helping assist the cook with meal prep and cleaning duties.

You would be at sea for 4-6 weeks at a time which means you will be working every day during the trip. You will be scheduled to one trip on, one trip off – and while you’re at home relaxing on your trip off,  you’ll still be fully paid. 

Conditions can be challenging so being fit and healthy is a must. While onboard you will have a comfortable cabin, with an ènsuite, and most of our fleet have an onboard gym, WIFI and plenty of space to relax in your downtime.


Skills/Experience Needed

· A strong commitment to health and safety 

· The ability to assist the Cook with meal prep, cleaning and domestic duties 

· High standard in ensuring the vessel is kept clean and hygienic  

· A positive attitude

· Discipline and self motivation

· Previous experience as a Kitchen Hand, Assistant Cook or in Commercial Cleaning ,

Talley’s is committed to Health & Safety in all our workplaces and all our vessels are drug free. We carry out pre-employee and routine random drug testing for all our employees.


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