Chef de Partie

Alexandra Park is seeking a Permanent Chef de Partie to work in our Café – The Alex Bar and Eatery.

Here at Alexandra Park we have a vision to be the destination of choice in Auckland for living, working and entertaining. The new Alexandra Park Precinct will be a vibrant, creative, exciting destination for our tenants, customers, stakeholders and staff.

We have a proud history in the events/entertainment sector and have developed strategic and business plans which will see significant growth over the next five years.  Being part of the growth story will provide an excellent career opportunity for the right person.

We are currently looking for an experienced Chef de Partie to assist the Head Chef of The Alex in the operation of our café & bar kitchen.

To be considered for this role applicants must have:

  • Ability to maintain a New Zealand Food Control programme & cleaning schedule
  • Previous experience as Chef de Partie in a similar role
  • Self- motivated with a passion for food and a high level of creativity
  • High standards with a broad knowledge of multiple cuisines
  • Trouble shooting skills
  • A flexible and adaptable work approach
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work under pressure
  • English as a first language with excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Professional attitude with a sound work ethic
  • Legal entitlement to work in New Zealand
  • Holder of appropriate professional cookery qualifications an advantage

Responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for preparing, cooking and presenting a high-quality product at all times
  • Contribution to ordering, purchasing, receiving and storage of produce
  • Maintain compliance with all food, health and safety regulations, procedures and practices
  • Lead by example and ensure the Commis Chefs are fully supported
  • Cost control and portion control
  • Manage waste control
  • Monthly stocktakes
  • Cultivate a positive work environment

So, if you are looking for a challenge and are level headed with the ability to cope under pressure this could be the opportunity you are looking for.

If this position interests you and you have the necessary skills please apply online.

Only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted.

About this opportunity

Department

Food and Beverage Department

Job type

Permanent, Full Time

We'll be looking for:

  • Previous experience as Chef de Partie in a similar role
  • Legal entitlement to work in New Zealand
  • Holder of appropriate professional cookery qualifications an advantage

Apply online

If you are interested in this role and feel like you have the right skills & experience, please submit an online application.

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