Chef de partie - Rydges Wellington Airport

  • QT Wellington
  • Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand
  • 04 Nov, 2022
Full time Hospitality, Tourism and Travel

Job Description

About us

Rydges is part of EVENT Hospitality & Entertainment, a proudly Australian-owned company with over 100 years’ experience in hospitality, entertainment and leisure in Australian & New Zealand. Our hotels stretch from Sydney to Queenstown to Perth and each is locally inspired, just like our team, our customers and you. We’re for making the day better. We include. We nurture talent and promote internally.


Qualifications & experience

  • A great positive attitude,
  • Be self-motivated and driven,
  • Previous experience in this role is essential,
  • A high attention to detail and dedication to maintaining standards,
  • Extensive knowledge of OHS/HACCP,
  • Outstanding knowledge in a broad culinary styles focusing on quality,
  • The capability to run a busy pastry section, in a busy kitchen.
  • The drive to mentor and grow the next generation of chefs.
  • An understanding of food costs and how to utilise produce to obtain the best result.
  • Sound knowledge of the financial aspects of running a kitchen. is preferred, but not necessary.


Tasks & responsibilities

  • To be able to identify, analyse and resolve problems that might arise in the line of duty.
  • Organizing large functions under the supervision of the management team.
  • Working alongside a passionate and dedicated team, to deliver the best customer experience.
  • To assist in achieving financial targets set for expenditure including labour costs and food costs
  • The ability to be flexible with shifts and sections worked.
  • Organizing and running the kitchen in the absence of the Head chef.
  • Capable of organizing staff across multiple outlets.
  • Be part of a team that will help you learn and grow.



  • Renowned for our refreshingly local, down-to-earth experiences.
  • Incredible team member discounts from your first day on-the-job, including, 50% off stays at EVENT hotels – Rydges, QT, Atura, JUCY Snooze and more.
  • $2 movie tickets, plus Moonlight, Gold Class, Candy Bar discounts and more.
  • Awesome winter and summer savings and discounts at Thredbo.
  • Rapid career growth opportunities through our EVENT network.
  • Local community involvement, volunteering and charitable giving. Australia and NZ’s largest and most diverse experiences company.