Melbourne Exhibition & Convention Centre - F&B Catering

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South Wharf, Southbank  Victoria 3005


F&B Attendant/Bar Attendant/Barista/Team Leader;

WHITE, Ironed Men’s Style Long Sleeve Business Shirt (loose fit), BLACK, Plain Tailored Trousers (classic cut), BLACK, Polished Fully Enclosed, No Heel Shoes in Leather or Leather Look, PLAIN black socks, BLACK hair accessories only, Waiter’s friend, Hotelstaff Name Badge, Pen & Note Paper



Hair neatly trimmed & combed, conservative style and off the collar. Freshly clean shaven or beards and moustaches that are short & well-groomed



Long hairstyles must be IN A TIGHT OR TIDY BUN or using donut only with accessories MATCHING hair colour

Short hairstyles must be very tidy & off the face



Jewellery & Accessories

Watches – Conservative styles allowed in silver, gold or black

Rings – Wedding rings sets or 2 rings per hand are acceptable, no bulky styles

Bracelets – Medical only

Necklaces – No visible necklaces

Piercings – No facial piercings or visible body piercings, females may wear one pair of hoop or stud style earrings, no larger than a five-cent piece

Tattoos – No visible tattoos

Makeup – Natural & neutral tones only, do not overuse

Perfume / Cologne – do not overuse

Nail polish – Nails clean, shirt & well-manicured, no nail polish allowed

Check-in location

Open Bike Storage Area Outside, Between Exhibition Building (past door 5) and the Convention Building (plenary cafe)

Orrs Walk, South Wharf CLICK HERE – Google Maps Link



****Strictly 30 mins BEFORE Shift Start Time
Late Arrivals may be replaced with another team member


Staff Entrance

If No Check-In Advised


You Must;

  1. Report to MCEC Uniform Office for every shift, located Convention Building, Level 1, Right Hand Side Main Corridor
  2. Provide the MCEC Uniform Officer with Your MCEC/Hotelstaff ID Number to be provided with your uniform
  3. This ID Number will be provided to you before your shift
  4. Use ONLY the provided “Agency Lockers” for your belongings
    1. The Small Orange Lockers, located down the corridor toward the Servery Lifts
    2. Use Your OWN Lock for these lockers
    3. Please do not use the large ’24 Hour Use’ lockers as these are for MCEC Employees ONLY
  5. Return all issued uniform items at the conclusion of your shift
  6. If you do not return your uniform items, you will be charged in your next pay from Hotelstaff for the replacement cost


Entry Details

Step 1. Walk straight alongside Exhibition Building, from Door 1

Step 2. Keep walking until you reach the glass doors

Step 3. Walk through glass doors (‘The Link’) and continue straight through other glass doors opposite

Step 4. Continue straight, remaining outside, until Door 9 is on your left-hand side. Then turn around, look back the way you came and toward the Convention Building now on your left-hand side

Step 5. Proceed toward Staff Entry Doors (four glass doors at end in picture). Press RED Call Button on left-hand side and advise your from Hotelstaff

Step 6. Once inside Staff Entry Doors proceed to Lifts on the left-hand side. Take lift to Level 1, turn right and proceed to the uniform room, then follow instructions above

Public Transport

Tram: # 96, 109, 112 from Southern Cross station to stop #124A
Train: to Southern Cross Station, walk South down Spencer Street, cross river and MCEC is located on Right Hand Side (700 meters, 9 mins)


To plan your journey click: PTV Journey Planner

Car Parking

Street Parking

  • no street parking available

Parking Garage (Fees Apply)

  • Crown Casino, Haig St Southbank
  • MCEC, Whiteman St Southbank

Please note you will not be able to leave shift to move parking location while on shift

Site Inductions and Compliance (Prior to First Shift)

Please note, all persons working on our sites are required to undertake the following inductions and training. It is essential that your staff use the link below to ensure they are linked to your company.


Site Induction 

Go To: MCEC Site Induction

Actions: Register & Follow Prompts

Once Complete: Email a copy of certificate to



COVID-19 Infection Control Training

Go To: Infection Control Training

Actions: Register & Follow Prompts

Once Complete: Upload to your linksafe account with MCEC and email a copy of certificate to 


Health Questionnaire

Must be completed no earlier than an hour before an employee’s start time

Go To: Open your camera on your iPhone or Goggle lens for Android

Actions: Point your camera at the QR code below

Once Complete: Follow the link and complete the questionnaire

Pay & Conditions

Individual Hotelstaff Timesheets are not required. A Group Format Timesheet is used per shift, provided by MCEC


Pay and Conditions for this site as governed by the Amusement, Events and Recreation Award 2010 [MA000080]. Rates are classified as Monday-Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays. For details go to Click Here for Current Pay Rates

Meal Break Provisions

All team members must bring their own meals to be consumed during 30-minute, unpaid scheduled breaks if shift exceeds 6 hours

03 9650 1311
Suite 1, Level 14 / 390 St Kilda Road, Melbourne VIC 3004
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