Cook / Chef In Milford Sound

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Payment: Hourly rate Location: Milford Sound
Region: Southland/Fiordland Experience: Experience Necessary

Chef / Cook Position Available

Milford Sound Lodge, Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park

Going ‘Above & Beyond’ for our Guests, Always


Going ‘Above & Beyond’ for our Guests, Always

We are looking for a team of chefs for our onsite Pio Pio Cafe that offers a la carte breakfast menu, an a la carte evening menu as well as a daily fresh and creative lunch cabinet. The right candidates will work alongside the cafe team leader and head chef to ensure we are giving our guests a dining experience true to New Zealand hospitality. Our whole team work together to ensure we continue to uphold our excellent reputation of truly ‘hosting’ our guests. 


Milford Sound Lodge

Milford Sound Lodge is located in Fiordland National Park and is surrounded by nature & wilderness. For the successful candidate, being close to nature will be a big contributor to what makes this role so appealing. Hosting up to 200 guests each night Milford Sound Lodge offers a variety of accommodation, guest information and booking services as well as food and beverage through our onsite Pio Pio Café, Bar, Restaurant.



Our kitchen team is made up of 4 enthusiastic and hard-working cooks/chefs who deliver a range of fresh, homemade and hearty meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner.



- Qualifications and/or experience in a kitchen as a cook/chef

- Passion for the role

- Health & Safety aware and compliant & excellent hygiene standards

- Creative flair and eye for detail

- Teamwork, communication, planning and discussing - we all influence the way our cafe works

- Flexible and adaptable in the role


The Details

· Desirable that candidates can legally work in New Zealand (work visa / resident)

· Hourly rate and heavily subsidised living expenses

· Accommodated in Milford Sound, onsite at the lodge in a private room with shared facilities

· week on, week off

· Interviews onsite / in person desirable

· Immediate start – seasnoal or long-term



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