Executive Chef

Get visa sponsorship in Queenstown, Otago as Executive Chef. Please note that you will have to make your own enquiries with the employer directly.

ABC Queenstown is hiring an Executive Chef to manage diverse menus and high volumes. Lead a team to meet market demands and deliver exceptional food at the alpine resort. Join a team of 30+ nationalities for a rewarding career opportunity.

Job title
Executive Chef
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Queenstown, Otago
Hospitality & Tourism
Full time


$105,000 – $115,000 per year

Executive Chef

Queenstown's largest hotel, ABC has 273 rooms catering for leisure guests, incentives, and small meetings. Busy year-round with changing markets throughout the year. Situated in beautiful Queenstown – a four-season alpine resort. Enjoy a fantastic lifestyle winter + summer. Focused on delivering great food to a variety of markets. Our menu showcases the best of the region’s produce. We are proud of our diverse workplace with up to 30+ different nationalities from all over the world employed at the Hotel. Our team of around 120 staff is friendly and welcoming to new members.

About the role:

We cater for large volumes, managing a variety of different menus at the same time in different outlets. Breakfast catering to between 200 and 500 covers per day - buffet. Small meetings, in-room dining, bar snacks & restaurant - à la carte. Continue to cultivate a positive work environment. Lead a great team of 11-14 staff. Experience in a similar position. 5+ years chef's experience. Proven leadership skills. Learning & development of the team. Lead an established team of international chefs. Organized and able to plan. Strong customer and administrative focus. Develop and maintain relationships with preferred suppliers. Work with budgets, wages, food costs, and monthly reports. Support compliance in all aspects & food safety standards. Create a well-planned vision for the team and Department. Contribute to the Hotel Management team. Contribute to a successful hotel. Work closely with F&B and support departments. Focused on delivering great food + meeting the markets that we cater to. Work with us on Food waste methods & Environmental initiatives.

Why work for ABC, Queenstown?

Uniforms provided, washed and laundered daily. Staff meals provided while on shifts. Flexible hours. Extensive opportunities to enhance your skill set. Staff hostel accommodation. Online learning & training with our Academie. Good social team. Long term career opportunities worldwide. Refer a friend incentive. Worldwide discounts on accommodation & F&B. We are an accredited employer. Great team NZ and international staff of 30+ nationalities. Car parking onsite.

Place of employment is ABC Queenstown Lakeside, 6 Earl St, Queenstown.

We are an inclusive company, and our ambition is to attract, recruit, and promote diverse talent. We offer reasonable adjustments to support you. If you require an adjustment to be made during the recruitment process, you're welcome to let us know.

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