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Keeping our people well-fed, with a balanced, healthy diet is a crucial part of Defence Force.

Life in a Hospitality role

There's no better weapon against low-morale than great food and drink prepared well, and served on time, in the correct way. Keeping thousands of personnel mentally sharp and physically healthy requires a balanced diet and a flair for 'getting it right'.

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Great service

Whatever your Hospitality role, you'll be a people pleaser, with an eye for detail.

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Benefits and allowances

There are many additional benefits to being in the Defence Force, that will make your money go further.

For example, on top of your basic salary you can expect ‘Military Factor’. This provides you with significant extra financial rewards because of the commitment you’ve made to serve your country.

Free medical and dental
Access to subsidised equipment on base
Subsidised food on base
Competitive superannuation, up to 4% with KiwiSaver
Sponsored tertiary study programmes at all levels
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Hospitality Roles

5 Roles available in the Hospitality specialisation across All services

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