People

Food brings people together – and at Stix we’re committed to bringing the best people together to serve our clients.

Headed by David ‘Stix’ Allison, our team of 200-plus employees is driven by passion, innovation, dedication and creativity. From event planners to pastry chefs to professional waiters, our full-service catering company is staffed by the best in the business. In order to maintain that talent pool, Stix is committed to career development and supporting diversity in our workplace.

Working at Stix

Our corporate clients rely on our 200-plus employees to provide the highest level of hospitality. They trust us to take care of things. But we'll take care of you too.  

We know our people are the key to our success. That's why we foster career progression and a supportive, diverse culture. We reward performance and we're passionate about finding better ways of doing things, for our customers and for you.

Administration Assistant

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic individual who is looking to gain administration experience and skills by joining a dynamic, growing and professional medium size organisation in Marrickville.

The Administrative Support Assistant will provide reception and administrative support, facilitating effective communication and administrative assistance throughout the business to ensure the smooth running of the operations. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • To answer all incoming calls, correspondence, email and fax enquiries.
  • To ensure that all visitors are greeted in a friendly and hospitable manner.
  • To ensure that the reception and entry area is safe, clean and maintained to high standards at all times.
  • Coordinate administrative/reception activities to ensure day to day operational needs are met
  • Assist in accounts, record keeping and filing 
  • Provide specific administrative support to senior & executive staff and general support to all operational staff
  • Organise maintenance, service and repair of minor items and vehicles

 What we are looking for:    

  • At least 1 year experience in a similar role
  • Microsoft office experience
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills, and the ability to prioritise tasks
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and demonstrated ability to produce reports and correspondence

 If you feel you are ready to take on a new challenge, and you meet the above requirements, we would love to hear from you! 

 PLEASE NOTE: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Boardroom Waiter

Stix Catering is seeking outstanding team members to work inside Sydney's most prominent corporate & financial institution in the heart of Sydney CBD, on a full-time basis. 

The Role

Operationally you will be involved in all aspects of food and beverage service, you will be responsible for tasks such as greeting, set-up, serving guests, pack-down, and other related services. The delivery of high-end hospitality services is a key focus, as is impeccable grooming. The standard hours are Monday to Friday daytime; however you may be required for the occasional evening event. Other responsibilities include:

  • Welcome corporate customers in a friendly and accommodating manner, making a great first impression.
  • Ensuring that the food service areas are kept clean and tidy at all times.
  • To personally have a thorough understanding of the venue and its operations
  • Comply with uniform and grooming standards.
  • What you will receive in return
  • Competitive salary
  • Monday-Friday work
  • Free daily meals (our chefs are amazing)
  • Great working environment inside a prominent corporate building
To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Proven experience in a boardroom, hospitality venue or 5 star hotel operation 2 years +
  • Excellent grooming & personal presentation
  • Valid Responsible Service of Alcohol certificate
  • Friendly & energetic attitude with an engaging and a friendly personality being essential
  • Outstanding communication skills & high level of attention to detail and initiative, good customer service skills
There are always opportunities in our growing company for people with the drive to succeed.


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Cafe Supervisor

Stix Catering group is an industry multi award winning leader providing a diverse range of catering services including high-end airline catering, in-house corporate boardroom services, in-house café services, tailored corporate and private events, restaurant interests and produce farming.

We are looking for a passionate Hospitality professional to join our new, fresh and intriguing corporate café space in the heart of city. A place where our coffees, food, and especially YOU, will be in the spotlight. Be a trendsetter!

We blow our customers away with world-class service from Monday – Friday day time and enjoy our weekends off!

About You:

We are searching for a joyful and creative person, that is crazy for hospitality, passionate to deliver world-class service and who love's great food & coffee. You must be eager to learn and develop your skills further with the ability to teach others. 

The successful candidate must have previous experience in a similar role and at least 5 years’ experience in Hospitality. 

If this sounds like the perfect fit for you, we would love to hear from you. Please apply now by submitting your resume and brief covering letter telling us a bit about yourself and suitability for the role. 

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Recruitment Officer

A new and exciting opportunity has become available for a Recruitment Officer to join a dynamic, growing and professional organisation. This position works in a fast paced environment and will be responsible for all recruitment needs of the business along with general HR duties. You will be liaising at all levels within the company and working closely with the Human Resources Manager.

Reporting directly to the Human Resources Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing end to end recruitment including, advertising, sourcing candidates, scheduling interviews, shortlisting, conducting interviews and coordinating the pre-employment process
  • Actively researching and implementing new methods in advertising and sourcing candidates
  • Conducting reference checks
  • Maintain employee personnel files
  • Administration duties
  • General HR duties
  • Assisting in payroll

What we are looking for:    

  • Similar experience in a recruitment role
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills
  • A great communicator experienced within a diverse workforce
  • Previous experience within the hospitality industry would be highly regarded
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 

If you feel you are ready to take on a new challenge, and you meet the above requirements, we would love to hear from you! Please apply now by submitting your resume and cover letter.

PLEASE NOTE: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Interested in this role?

Assistant Baker

Stix Catering is an industry multi award winning leader providing a diverse range of catering services including high-end airline catering, in-house corporate boardroom services, in-house café services, tailored corporate and private events, restaurant interests and produce farming.

Due to our extensive growth, we are looking for a hardworking, reliable person with a good work ethic to join our growing team in a full time permanent capacity.

Having exposure to many areas of modern pastry and dessert work, working under a world class fine dining pastry chef, you will learn baking work, including making a variety of breads and sour dough, croissants, pastries, muffins and more!

If you want to get an early 'edge' in your career then this is the job for you!

The successful candidate will have:

  •       Energy and enthusiasm to learn as much as possible at all times
  •       Certificate III in Commercial Cookery and/or Certificate III in Baking
  •       At least 1 - 2 years experience in a similar role
  •       Able to communicate clearly and possess a good command of verbal and written English.
  •       An ability to work in a team environment 
  •       A keen eye for detail
  •       A genuine passion for the trade
  •       Able to work weekends

Please note that shifts are over-night starting from 9pm Sunday through to Thursday

If this interests you, apply now by submitting your resume including a cover letter, telling us a bit about yourself and your employment experience.

Remuneration will be based on experience. 

Only successful applicants will be contacted

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Maintenance / Handyman

We are seeking an exceptional Maintenance Hand to join our team on a casual basis, 3 days per week. The role involves general maintenance work, manual handling, timely delivery and collection of goods/food products and farm work. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain a current and appropriate full (unrestricted) vehicle license with a minimum 2 years clean driving record. Must be able to drive manual vehicles
  • Assist in the safe delivery of goods or food products as needed
  • General maintenance and handyman work across sites
  • Load and unload the vehicle/s
  • Collect and deliver items between Stix offices and/or client locations
  • Farm maintenance work including collection of eggs
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a cohesive team
  • Ability to identify problems and seek solutions.
  • Maintaining a positive attitude and treating your team members with respect.

If you are interested, please apply by submitting your resume. 

Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted.

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Barista

Are you passionate about all things coffee? Looking to have weekends off and work casual hours Monday - Friday? Look no further!

We are currently looking for a barista with an awesome work ethic, exceptional service skills, a passion for coffee and an outgoing personality. 

We are a friendly team that works closely together to make sure our customers experience our very best each and every time. We are after someone with solid coffee-making skills, a 'can-do' attitude and who is willing to go the extra-mile for our customers. Hours will vary between 20 - 35 hours per week. Candidate must have full Australian working rights. 

Don't miss out, apply now!


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Plating Assistant

Stix Catering is a multi award-winning industry leader, providing a diverse range of services including airline catering, corporate catering, in-house cafe services and produce farming. 

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic Plating/Checker to join our team located in Mascot on a casual basis. 

Working as a Production Plating Assistant, you will be packaging and plating First and Business Class meals for two major airlines and checking off items plated.

About the role

  • Check completed meals that are packaged and stored in the cool room
  • Complete daily shift reports for items checked
  • Plate and package meals to the specified requirements and standards
  • Ensure meals are plated and ready for dispatch within the specified timelines
  • Ensure quality of meals plated are always to the highest standard
  • Follow all HACCP and Food Safety requirements at all times
  • Work in a team environment

About you 

We are looking for candidates that have a passion for working with food and have previously worked in the hospitality industry. 

If this interests you, we would love to hear from you! Please apply now by submitting your resume.

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