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Winter Season - Senior Chef de Partie

Chef de Partie will provide excellent hospitality service by preparing and cooking food to the highest of standards for Kumo Restaurant Guests.

To Apply

Kumo Restaurant

Start Date: Mid November

Job Description

  • Overseeing of the food preparation and cooking at a workstation, throughout each rostered shift.
  • Together with the team cooking an ‘a la carte’ menu for 200 covers.
  • Maintaining communication with the team on food orders.
  • Prepare dishes according to our concept.
  • Creating ‘specials’ with the Head Chef.
  • Maintaining a sanitary and neatly arranged workstation.
  • Maintaining a high standard of personal hygiene and cleanliness.

Qualifications

  • Passionate about hospitality service.
  • Over 3 years experience working as a Chef de Partie
  • Experience in a leadership role
  • Understands how a successful kitchen operates.
  • Professional attitude with courteous and friendly manner.
  • Punctual individual.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • Fluent English and basic conversational Japanese
  • Shows high levels of attention to detail.

Employment Period

  • Mid November to end March, with the potential to extend, availability of work dependent.

Working Hours

  • Around 30 - 40 hours per week (availability of work dependant).
  • Roster will be made based on hotel occupancy, and we may ask you to work more or less hours and days.

Pay Rate

  • ¥1,400 per hour
  • 25% overtime rate for hours worked above 40 per week (on average over a 2 week period)
  • 25% late night work rate for work between 10pm and 5am.

Benefits

Lift Passes

  • Your own Grand Hirafu season lift pass is available to purchase at a discounted price.

Free Meal

  • Free meal and coffee provided while on shift

Accommodation

  • Each of our accommodations is subsidised to bring you housing at an affordable price.

Bi-monthly Pay

  • Receive your pay every 2 weeks.
  • Most local employers pay monthly which can leave you eating into your savings at the start of the season.

Cost Price & Discounts on HTM's services

  • Please see our website for more details on what we book, but this could include things like snowmobiling, back country tours, transfers and car rental.
  • Discounts available on bookings made by staff at HTM managed properties and SkyExpress Transfers. Have your friends and family experience Niseko at a discount price!

Potential Sponsorship in the Future

  • For the best performing seasonal staff, Kumo will want you back and we would like to sponsor you for future seasons (provided you meet the sponsorship criteria).