Chefs Required - Westland, West Coast


Matheson Café is situated at the gateway to the famous Lake Matheson. A location well known for its unsurpassed views to Mount Cook and Tasman & its excellent food.

Matheson Café is a busy casual café by day with blackboard menus and a changing selection of cabinet food that is all baked on premises. By night, evening service is more formal where we focus on giving our guests a great experience of N.Z cuisine, especially beef and lamb. Menus change to fit seasonal ingredients

The restaurant was built in 2008 and has consistently won the N.Z. Beef and Lamb Excellence award annually for the past 10 years. We take pride in delivery quality food with excellent service.

Applicants must have:

A passion for creating and producing quality products consistently

An ability to plan their work to meet service times

Knowledge of safe food handling is essential

The ability to work with speed and work unsupervised.

2 years’ experience in a similar role and the ability to learn new techniques

Good communication skills

Ability to work well under pressure

Be able to multi task

We have positions available for chefs. We have a fun and passionate team who love the pressure of a busy kitchen environment. If you would like to join our team send a cover letter and C.V. to chris@lakematheson.com

Accommodation Available

For more information on the restaurant and location visit our website: www.lakematheson.com

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.