Cafe All Rounders, Baristas - Middle Ground - Shane Delia


Melbourne Airport, VIC

Posted 12/5/2019


Opening Soon @ Melbourne Airport

About the roles

We are searching for Cafe All Rounders, Food & Beverage Attendants & skilled passionate Baristas. 

This exciting new concept will be situated landside in the International Departures Terminal at Melbourne Airport, serving innovative, produce driven dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner complemented by a unique beverage offering. Shane and the Middle Ground Team will create playful and full flavoured Middle Eastern food, using a fresh, innovative and unrestricted approach with Mediterranean influences.

This 35-seat cafe will be extremely fast paced, with a high-volume takeaway component using state of the art equipment & ST ALi coffee.

You will be responsible for implementing our high standards in service as well as our food and beverage presentation & quality. Reporting directly to the Venue Manager, you will maintain loyalty and passion collaborating with the team to develop and deliver our product.

The positions we are looking to fill range from full time/part time to casual hours. 

Skills and experience

  • Trustworthy, respectful with excellent communication
  • A genuine enthusiasm for customer service
  • Ambition to continually maintain high standards and further your skills
  • Ability to work in a busy team environment
  • Self-motivated, accountable with a positive attitude and approach
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Excellent presentation and communications skills
  • A current Victorian RSA certificate

About the company

Exceptional airport experiences are what Middle Ground will be renowned for. Quality staff, produce, ambience, and beverages. The Delia Group is privately owned and operated with our owners, including Shane Delia, working hands-on in the venue. We currently employ over 50 staff and are firmly focused on identifying our team's individual needs. Those who possess leadership talent will be provided with pathways to develop and grow with us. We also recognise the importance of stability and work-life balance, and provide an environment where this can be achieved.

Company culture

Memorable experiences are the fundamental cornerstones that shape who we are and what we believe in. It is our goal to provide everyone who comes in contact with Middle Ground, our parent company Delia Group and our partners Airport Retail Enterprises not just a service, but an experience that exceeds all expectations. We want to provide both our customers and staff with the best that we can offer.

In conjunction with Airport Retail Enterprises a well-established and successful Australian owned and operated business operating airport food and beverage operations across Australia & England including Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Townsville, Mt Isa & Gatwick Airports.

This operation includes various high end, well-known local & international food and beverage brands – ST. ALi, Cafe Vue by Shannon Bennett, Bar Pulpo by MoVida, Brasserie Bread & Hungry Jacks to name a few.

Seeking your next challenge? Positions are limited!

APPLY NOW and be a part of the family, a fast growing, world renowned specialty coffee & retail company.


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