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A large part of a Lodges offering to their guests is through the eating and drinking experience. We are looking for chefs who can enhance this through their creative skills and ability to produce an exceptional gastronomic experience.
The ability to ‘make a plan' and to be creative while at the same time remain in charge and in control are vital.
The position requires that you will live in a remote area and work for extended periods and long hours.
A love for the bush is essential.
Please send your CV in MS Word format together with:
A recent head and shoulders photo of yourself in a chefs outfit
Any pertinent written references you may have
Contact details of references from your last three positions or at least your last 5 years' experience
Copies of your main qualifications - specifically your chef related certificates
Photos of some of your work and presentation will be appreciated
Tell us about your achievements
Let us know what your hobbies and interests are
Give us a 100-word introduction to yourself, your ambitions and what makes you tick
Accommodation, uniforms and meals will be provided
Leave is generous and varies slightly from lodge to lodge.
We send a list of our top candidates each month to over 400 establishments.
A recognised culinary qualification is required
Experience working at a lodge would be desirable
Applicants need to be of an even-tempered nature and of sober habits.
A lifestyle and a working environment equal to none awaits the lucky few successful applicants
· Reference: LS-74839-3002 · Salary: From R8 000 - R20 000 depending on your abilities and what you offer · Country: South Africa · Province: · Date Posted: 30 Nov 2016 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
Conference Centre requires a qualified and experienced SOUS CHEF to start immediately
Formal Chef Qualifications and min 4 years experience in the industry. Would prefer a candidate who has done large volume catering and can handle a production environment and must cope with pressure. Shift work involved.
· Reference: LS-74828-2807 · Salary: R15 000 Plus · Country: South Africa · Province: KwaZulu-Natal · Date Posted: 28 Nov 2016 · Employer type: Conference Venue
A large busy 3* Lodge situated in Hluhluwe in KZN.
Lodge Manager: The position reports directly to the General Manager. Will hold the title of Lodge Manager. This position will oversee operations generally within the Lodge with comprises of a number of Accommodation facilities (167 Bed Lodge), 38 Rooms are full Service Hotel Rooms + Self Catering Accommodation. The lodge can accommodate up to 350 Guests for Functions/Events and Conferences. The lodge accommodates weddings and a Large amount of Government Conferencing. Candidate must have strong Events and Conferencing background and must also be strong operationally in all areas. There is a Food and Beverage Manager in place. This role would entail more front of house and doing site visits with prospective clients and providing quotes, etc. (Full Banqueting Event Coordination function). F&B Service Management. Head Chef: Standard Kitchen Management/Head Chef duties will apply. Full running of the kitchen, stock control, Managing food Cost, Ordering of Stock, Menu planning, Cooking.
Strong Management and Leadership skills. Ability to work well within a team and manage/motivate staff.
Head Chef: Professional Cookery Diploma. Lodge Manager: Hospitality/F&B Service Management Diploma is an advantage.
Shared Management Accommodation (Shared House). No Meals provided.
· Reference: LS-74826-2803 · Salary: R25 000 As a Couple · Country: South Africa · Province: KwaZulu-Natal · Date Posted: 28 Nov 2016 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
To assist in the running of the pastry section in this busy 5* property. You will be required to plan production, manage quality, cost and then price selling prices of all items.
To assist in the running of the pastry section in a busy upmarket hotel. Will be required to plan production, manage the quality, cost and then price selling prices of all items. Must understand costing and calculating selling prices Must be able to manage, motivate or and discipline staff Deal with volume (customers and food) Must be strong on customer service.
· Reference: LS-74814-2403 · Salary: Negotiable dep on exp. · Country: South Africa · Province: · Date Posted: 24 Nov 2016 · Employer type: Hotel
You will be part of the kitchen management team, managing staff, stock. You will work in all areas of F&B
Assist with Food and Beverage cost and staff controls / procurement / menu design / quality of food
Must be able to communicate and do business at an executive level Health & Hygiene Discipline
Professional cookery Diploma with a steady career growth preferably in 4 or 5* hotels or well known fine dining restaurants. You should have a good eye for detail strong plating skills and you must be able to maintain and improve current high standards.
· Reference: LS-74804-2411 · Salary: R15 000 DEP ON EXP · Country: South Africa · Province: KwaZulu-Natal · Date Posted: 24 Nov 2016 · Employer type: Restaurant / Coffee Shop
Must be strong on customer service. Must understand costing and calculating selling prices Must be able to manage motivate or and discipline staff. Deal with volume (customers and food) Must be able to do both desserts and breads/ rolls, etc
Diploma in pastry or bakery qualificatiion, at least 4 - 5 years experience. Must be strong on customer service. Must understand costing and calculating selling prices Must be able to manage motivate or and discipline staff. Deal with volume (customers and food) Must be able to do both desserts and breads/ rolls, etc
· Reference: LS-74797-2303 · Salary: R10 000 · Country: South Africa · Province: KwaZulu-Natal · Date Posted: 23 Nov 2016 · Employer type: Restaurant / Coffee Shop
A private Eco-tourism company located in a remote nature reserve is looking to recruit a Chef de partie. Duties will include assisting the head chef in the daily operation of the restaurant kitchen on site.
A relevant certificate/qualification.
At least two years work experience in a similar position.
We are looking to employ a dedicated & hard working individual.
· Reference: LS-74793-2302 · Salary: R6 000 - R10 000 dep on experience (live in) · Country: South Africa · Province: Western Cape · Date Posted: 23 Nov 2016 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge