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!