Real Journeys – Chef de Partie (Milford Sound)

Real Journeys – Chef de Partie (Milford Sound)

Are you a fan of fresh produce? Into quality food, presentation and service? Do you want to leave the kitchen behind and work in a galley on-board a vessel in Milford Sound?

We require a Chef – de Partie to work on our Scenic Cruise vessels in Milford Sound on a full time, fixed term basis over the summer period.

As Chef – de Partie you will be responsible for:

  • Working effectively as a member of the Milford catering team ensuring all passengers are provided with high quality food products while in Milford Sound
  • Preparing and serving high quality meals to customers
  • Ensuring all meals are served and presented to a high standard
  • Assisting in the efficient day-to-day galley operations on the vessels
  • Ensuring the galleys of the vessels are complying with safe work practices
  • Participating in emergency drills and procedures as required

We are looking for a talented chef with at least 3 years’ experience in the hospitality industry. You will be someone who has a passion for food quality, presentation and service and enjoys working in a team environment.

This role is a full time, fixed term role starting in October and finishing in May, 2019. You will be based in Milford Sound and typically be working on a 10 days on, 4 days off roster. Subsidised hostel style staff accommodation is available in Milford.

If you enjoy the outdoors and have dreamt about working on a boat producing quality food in one of New Zealand’s most stunning landscapes then this is the role for you!

For more information and to apply online, visit

Applications close 8th October, 2018

All applicants must be eligible to work in NZ.