Head Chef - The Blue Lady (Wellington Airport)
Wellington Hospitality Group
Wellington, NZ
1d ago

The primary purpose of

the Head Chef is to lead an efficient, profitable, customer and team centric Kitchen. The Head Chef will work alongside and support the FOH management team as well as follow all company processes.

The Head Chefs responsible for all food produced by the kitchen, day to day operations and ordering, quality control and health and safety.

The coordination and delegation of chefs is also a vital part of the role, ensuring the development and efficiency of the team.

You are a leader, trainer and mentor to all Cooks and members involved in food preparation.

Key Requirements of the Role :

  • At least 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Excellent culinary skills with a passion for pushing the boundaries
  • Proven leadership and communication skills managing small or large teams
  • Previous experience in achieving operational excellence
  • Ability to empower your team by passing on culinary knowledge and experience
  • Willingness to be hands on during key service times weekends and evenings included
  • Proven experience and success of maintain cohesion between BOH and FOH
  • Ability to follow and execute Food Safety plans, follow company compliance procedures and review kitchen operations through company wide systems
  • High personal standards passed on to entire kitchen team
  • Not only are there career progression opportunities within the Kāpura, we really care about our staff!

    We offer :

  • A clear career path and staff progression
  • Quarterly performance reviews
  • 50% off all food whilst working
  • 25% off all food and drink when not working
  • Monthly employee of the month award including restaurant vouchers, sports tickets and spa & beauty vouchers
  • Regular on-site and company wide incentive schemes
  • Support or donations with any charity & community projects you're involved in
  • If you think you are ready for this role and you want to join our Airport team ...apply now! We look forward to hearing from you.

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