Job No: RS43587
Location: Nelson

  • EARN up to $80,000 pa - Negotiable Salary Based on Experience

  • Reputable Family Owned & Operated Lodge an Hour Away from Nelson 

  • Perfect Opportunity for an Outdoor Enthusiast | Staff Accommodation Available 

About The Company 

Our client is a stunning lodge nestled amongst the impressive St Arnaud Range - the scenery is breathtaking and the activities available are unlimited. They offer a range of apartments, rooms, and backpacker accommodation available, as well as a full bar and restaurant, and playground for the kids—everything their guests need to settle in for their Nelson Lakes National Parks experience. They are a family-owned and operated business who has been established for over 20 years and treat all their staff as part of their extended family.

About The Opportunity

They are searching for a new Chef to join them in St Arnaud, Nelson Lakes, an hour away from Nelson, where you can earn between $60,000 and $80,000 pa - Negotiable based on your experience.

There is real room to grow into a Head Chef position with this role.

They have onsite, subsidised accommodation available to their staff in 3 beautiful staff houses. 

Their kitchen is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and they are also well known for their Pizza. They serve their guests as well as tour buses, conferences and they even produce packed lunches for guests who are out on local hikes and adventures. 

About You 

The successful candidate will have at least 2 years of post-qualification experience and will be a real outdoor enthusiast, so you can make the most of the amazing area.

Additionally, if you have worked in a lodge or hotel before, that would be desirable however not essential.

Ideally, you will have your own car as well so you can travel around the area as Nelson is an hour away.

What's in it for You?

  • Family owned and operated for many years
  • Owners who truly treat their team as their own family
  • Career progression is encouraged
  • Great staff discounts on food and rinks
  • Annual salary reviews
  • Work in a huge kitchen with lots of space
  • Work in an outdoor haven!  

Apply today and don't miss out on starting this opportunity as soon as possible!


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