Do you want to work in paradise? Well, some say it’s like being in Fiji, but cooler because its right here in New Zealand!
The iconic Lochmara Lodge in the Marlborough Sounds is one of the busiest and most popular Lodges due to its paradise setting and its closeness to Picton – only 20 minutes by boat. Lochmara has an outstanding reputation for being a fantastic spot for families, providing delicious and quality food with fantastic service. We are new owners and hence we are recruiting.
We have a full-time role available for a Kitchen Hand. Our season runs from September to June each year. This is a fantastic opportunity to work and learn alongside our fantastic Chef who has the best personality you could wish for – and you’re in the most idyllic setting possible!
Qualifications & experience
Desirable to have a Level 3 National Certificate in Hospitality (Professional Cookery).
Desirable to have prior work experience in café/restaurant kitchen
Be approved to work in New Zealand
Have an excellent attitude, work ethic and relationship skills and enjoy learning through practical experience
Thrive in a busy and high-pressure environment and work with a sense of urgency and a good sense of humour!
Tasks & responsibilities
Assist the Chef, and/or your allocated supervisor, in the preparation and cooking of food as required.
Participate in an efficient service, follow direction toward portion control, cooking standards and wastage, and support the kitchen team to produce high-quality, well-presented food in a timely manner to consistently impress our customers.
Comply with the requirements, instructions and set standards of the Head Chef.
We have onsite low-cost accommodation available.
You will work to a roster with rostered days off.
Remuneration will meet market rates.
You will work in a supportive, fun team environment where we are committed to supporting you to continue your development.
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Member since: September 2021
he iconic Lochmara Lodge in the Marlborough Sounds is one of the busiest and most popular Lodges due to its paradise setting and its closeness to Picton – only 20 minutes by boat. Lochmara has an outstanding reputation for being a fantastic spot for families, couples and retreats.
Our season runs from September to June each year. This is a fantastic opportunity to work among an awesome team in a the best setting!
Hospitality, Travel & Tourism