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Cafe Assistant Manager

Payment: Paid Position ($19 per hour starting)
  IMPORTANT INFO: From the 1st April 2019 the minimum wage is $17.70 per hour. Please inform us if an employer is offering less
Location: Paringa River
Region: West Coast
Experience: Limited Experience Necessary

Café Assistant Manager

South Westland Salmon Farm at Paringa, South Westland.

Do you enjoy the great outdoors and can you handle the isolation of living in a remote location?

Would you enjoy working with our great team, catering to the needs of our (mainly) tourist visitors within the beautiful South West World Heritage area?

We require an experienced, enthusiastic team player, with great communication and leadership skills


The position

Full time position (five days) with weekend work required

Involvement in every aspect of the day to day management of the cafe

Cooking/ baking/ food preparation

Barista duties

Menu development /costings

Staff training/ongoing guidance

Ordering/managing/ maintaining stock levels

Customer service

Waiting tables, clearing, dishes and cleaning

Managing telephone and email bookings


The person needs

To be willingly to follow instructions

A passion for cooking and all things food

A flair for food presentation

Exceptional customer service skills

Leadership and supervisory skills

Cooking and baking skills essential

The ability to work under pressure in an organised and orderly fashion

Good work ethics and high standards of hygiene and cleanliness, including personal appearance and hygiene

The ability to be flexible to accommodate the needs of other staff


The person must have an excellent command of the English Language (written, spoken and understanding), must be in New Zealand now or in the near future, and be eligible to work in New Zealand with current visas and IRD status.

Recent references will be required.

Accommodation is available to rent.



Please reply in writing.

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