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Company Butterfly Creek
Location Manukau City, Auckland
Listed Fri 23 Feb, 1:33 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference Chef
Full time Sous Chef required - should be available 7 days a week.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Chef De partie OR Sous Chef to join a popular Auckland family attraction business. You need a minimum of 4 years of experience as a Chef de Partie and will be used to preparing A la carte meals and yummy home style cabinet food, which Butterfly Creek is famous for. You will also prepare food for our many conferences and functions. You love the excitement of a busy kitchen, can multi task and happy to lead the team in the Chefs absence.

•Minimum, 4 years’ experience as a Chef de Partie with A la carte service in a busy café environment. Experience in function/conference catering a bonus.

•Previous grill & deep fryer experience with café background.

•Excellent food preparation and creativity with new dishes

•Happy to lead and supervise the team in the head chefs absence

•Good English comprehension and communication

•Able to work under pressure and can follow procedures and recipes promptly.

•Have a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene

•Have an excellent attitude and work ethic, reliable and trustworthy

•Be a team player and able to lead a team.

•Availability to work weekends, weekdays and occasional evenings. 7 days rotating roster.

•Must have reliable transportation as public transport is not an option. Free parking available

On offer
•Work at one of Auckland’s most popular family attractions

•A unique and busy work environment

•Ability to add your ideas to our hospitality offering

•Work around dinosaurs and crocodiles, plus some pretty fun people too.

About Butterfly Creek -

Butterfly Creek is one of Auckland’s most popular family attractions with a wide variety of animal exhibits including crocodiles, dinosaurs, butterflies, farm animals, Kiwi, otters a fun playground and great café.

Butterfly Creek is world class and truly unique. No other venue in NZ provides such a fun day out.

This is a full time role of 40 hours a week.

To express your interest and discuss your suitability please phone Ash on
021 237 6475 or please send your CV via email

To view our highly successful café and functions menu visit

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.