Demi Chef (Pastry) - Walter Peak

Date: 14 February 2019

Are you a passionate foodie who can appreciate creating something special from local fresh and seasonal produce? 

Are you looking for a chef role with a bit of variety? The Colonel's Homestead kitchen is looking for someone to join the team working within a unique high-country farm style environment on the shores of Lake Wakatipu!

As a Demi Chef (Pastry) you will be responsible for preparing high quality food for your specific area of production within the kitchen. This is a full time, permanent role with the opportunity for professional development.

What can we offer you?

  • Daily commute onboard the iconic TSS Earnslaw
  • Join a team of 25 strong chefs and kitchen hands dedicated to wowing our guests' palates
  • Working for Real Journeys gives you the chance to get out and about on our legendary products across some of New Zealand's most stunning locations! Once a year, you can take up to five of your friends/family out to experience a:
    • Free return trip to Stewart Island
    • Free cruise in Milford Sound
    • Free cruise in Doubtful Sound
    • Free trip to the Te Anau Glowworm Caves
    • Free return trip on the Earnslaw & Walter Peak farm show
  • Access to discounts for experiences and products across the Wayfare Group (Go Orange, Cardrona and the International Antarctic Centre)
  • Regular work with guaranteed hours per fortnight
  • Meals provided so a chance to sample the number one buffet in the Southern Lakes district

Who are we looking for?

  • A positive personality; passionate, results driven and enthusiastic
  • Pastry experience preferred but we are looking for a talented chef with 2-3 years experience in a professional kitchen environment
  • Someone with knowledge of appropriate food handling and food safety
  • A team player who enjoys doing what's required to ensure the best experience for the customers

If you are a talented chef with a passion for food quality, presentation and service and enjoy working in a team environment then we would love to hear from you!

Job Details

Reference # 21446
Posted on 14 Feb 2019
Closes on 24 Feb 2019 23:55
Location(s) Walter Peak
Expertise Chefs
Job level(s) Experienced
Work type(s) Permanent - Full Time