Executive Chef

  • Company:
    Peppers
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
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Just 15 minutes out of Christchurch, on the banks of Lake Kaikainui and with the spectacular Southern Alps as a backdrop, lies this resort-style hotel. Having its own championship golf course, trout –filled streams for fly fishing, and superb food and beverage outlet specialising in Canterbury produce makes Peppers Clearwater a popular conference venue – and a fun place to work.

We are seeking a dynamic, creative and career focused Executive Chef to lead our Kitchen team, ensuring a smooth and efficient kitchen operation. This position will suit a down to earth chef who has a contemporary approach to delivering an exceptional culinary experience to our guests. 

You will have:

  • A modern approach and flair for menu planning and design;
  • A confident and creative cooking style with a strong emphasis on quality and presentation;
  • Experience in high volume catering for Conferences & Events;
  • The ability to deliver consistent, high quality food whilst maintaining food costs;
  • A strong understanding of rostering and costings;
  • A flexible approach in adapting to guest requests;
  • The ability to lead & develop a motivated cohesive brigade;
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to work well under pressure
  • In return you will:

  • Gain exposure to working for a leading accommodation provider that has endless opportunities to fast track your career;
  • Learn and be mentored from industry professionals;
  • Have the opportunity to put forward new ideas and processes to improve overall operations;
  • Work with a fun, dynamic team that has a passion for providing outstanding guest service.