Furneaux Lodge and Punga Cove are seeking experienced chefs to assist with the culinary experience in an idyllic setting in the Marlborough Sounds.
Furneaux Lodge and Punga Cove are located in Endeavour Inlet, in the beautiful Marlborough Sounds, on the Queen Charlotte Track - being a popular stop for walkers, mountain bikers and boaties. Being accessible only by boat, we pride ourselves on being a unique offering on the Queen Charlotte Track.
Our menus are based around local, seasonal produce, showcasing the fantastic artisan producers that Marlborough is lucky to have.
The primary purpose of this position is to offer guests an exceptional first-class dining experience, by providing exceptional meals to the restaurant patrons. Ultimately to be a part of a team establishing a Qualmark status restaurant.
Reporting to the venue manager and general manager, the core objectives of this role are as follows but not limited to:
- Work closely with a team of chefs for Furneaux Lodge and Punga Cove.
- Foster an environment of inclusiveness and collaboration, creating a workplace where staff enjoy their work and workplace.
- Set standards and create consistency across the menu, driving the team to exceed guest expectations.
- Comply with all KPI’s and processes, such as Food Safety Plans and financial targets.
In return for your hard work we can offer a very competitive package, along with free water transport to and from Furneaux Lodge or Punga Cove, and on-site accommodation and food for a small charge.
Marlborough Tour Company offer a wide range of benefits across the company for their staff and this role also has scope for career progression within the company.
Marlborough Tour Company is an equal opportunity employer and all new employees must be able to pass a pre-employment Drug and Alcohol Test
We are only hiring candidates that have the right to live and work in New Zealand. Sponsorship opportunities will not exist. Couples are welcome to apply, if your partner has hospitality experience then we would love to hear from them also.
Please email us with your CV with a covering letter or call us on (03) 577 9997.