Login for faster access to the best deals. Click here if you don't have an account.

Chef de Partie Full-time Job

1 month ago Hospitality & Tourism Blenheim   18 views
Job Details

This role reports to the Executive Chef and will be pivotal in continuing to develop our formidable reputation as one the very best restaurants in the Marlborough region.

The role is a fixed term appointment through until the end of April 2021

This position will require the successful candidate to live on site. Accommodation is provided at the resorts cost. 



About the role


As our new Chef de Partie, you will be responsible to the Executive Chef in meeting the demands of this small but busy operation. In doing this you will be;

  • Maintaining our Food Safety Plan in accordance with government legislation
  • Working across our Kumatage Guest Lounge, the waterfront Quaterdeck as well as the fine-dining Foredeck Restaurant
  • Assisting in the development of our ever changing menus
  • Playing a key role in maintaining the world class reputation the Bay of Many Coves has worked hard to achieve



Benefits and perks


As the Chef de Partie at the Bay of Many Coves Resort, you will receive the following benefits commensurate with this important position:

  • An above average salary
  • Accommodation in one of our staff studio units
  • Subsidised water taxi transfers to and from Picton
  • Unlimited Wi-Fi access
  • Electricity costs will be met by the resort
  • Ongoing training opportunities
  • Full use of water craft after during your down time
  • The opportunity to work within a small and close-knit team



Skills and experience


As Chef de Partie at the Bay of Many Coves, you will:

  • Have had prior and considerable experience working in a fine dining restaurant
  • Be able to easily interpret a recipe
  • Be suitably qualified with 75/1, 75/2 or equivalent qualifications
  • Be able to work under pressure and be prepared to do the hard yards when required to
  • Have an even temperament and be prepared to learn
  • Be a team player and know what it is to live and work in a remote location
  • Understand the meaning of 'respect' for your fellow team
  • Above all - love your job and be prepared to have a lot of fun!!

If this sounds like you then we are keen to hear from you. Please forward CV with cover letter, marked for attention of our HR Manager,  Kim Smith to

kim@bayofmanycoves.co.nz  or call Kim on +64 27 501-4041

Please note that it unless you have current work rights for New Zealand, we will not be considering your application - nor responding to it.  

We will not be considering sponsorship

Company Description
The Bay of Many Coves is a 5-Star Resort Hotel, located in Arthur's Bay - a 30 minute water taxi ride up the Queen Charlotte Sound from Picton. The resort is accessible only by water taxi or helicopter and our guests stay with us to not only embrace this natural seclusion, but also to envelop themselves in the natural beauty of the Marlborough Sounds and the many activities that this environment offers.