Please Quote Reference Number 74868
  • Daytime hours only
  • Fantastic team culture
  • Career growth opportunities

  • About us
    We are Kings Garden Cafe, an exceptional 7-day cafe situated within the recent Orakei Bay development in Remuera. Passionate about great service, we are an energetic, friendly and fun team who love what we do. Our food offering is always on-trend and delicious, we use Mojo coffee on the best Synesso coffee machine and believe in only working with the best quality ingredients which ensures we are well-loved by our customers.

    The role
    We are experiencing huge growth across our stores and are looking for a Chef to join our team. Duties include, but are not limited to:
    • Prepare and cook menu items to order
    • Prepare an eye-catching range of cabinet food, including fresh baking
    • Control and ensure proper rotation of stock
    • Build relationships with suppliers
    • Organise your workflow and lead by example so that the kitchen runs like clockwork
    • Ensuring all council requirements are adhered to and the kitchen is consistently sparkling clean
    • Participate in building team culture - we like to work hard and have plenty of fun while we do it!
    About you
    To be considered for this role, you must possess the following qualities:
    • Ability to work as part of a team and use good communication skills, as well as work autonomously
    • Organised and able to multitask whilst maintaining high standards and attention to detail
    • Excellent food knowledge, including formal training in professional cookery/culinary arts as well as some baking experience
    • Be flexible with working hours (weekends and public holidays are a must), honest and reliable
    • Have 2+ years' experience working in a similar cafe environment
    • Have an excellent understanding of Food Control Plan
    • Good literacy, numeracy and computer skills
    • Immaculate personal presentation
    • The right to live and work in NZ
    We are committed to supporting you in your hospitality career and offer competitive remuneration, full training, lots of opportunities for growth, and great staff discounts and benefits. But most of all, we are a lively and fun bunch of people passionate about great hospitality, so if this sounds like you - then apply now!

    Please Quote Reference Number 74868

    Please Complete the Details in our Form Below
    Tips: How to Add Your CV & Cover Letter on iPhones / iPads

    (.doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf or .txt ONLY, 4MB max file size)

    Please Complete this Additional Questionnaire:

    (Q1) Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?

    I am a New Zealand citizen

    I have permanent residency status (and/or Australian citizenship)

    I have a family/partner visa and no restriction on working hours

    I have a temporary work visa (silver fern skilled migrant)

    I have a temporary work visa (graduate)

    I have a temporary work visa (holiday)

    I have the right to work restricted hours (eg. I have a student visa)

    I require sponsorship to work for a new employer (includes work-to-residence visa holders)

    (Q2) How would you rate your English language skills?

    Limited proficiency

    Professional working proficiency

    Native or Bilingual proficiency

    (Q3) Do you have experience in a similar role? (Please answer YES or NO)

    Check for Confirmation HERE after you click SEND