Customs House Hotel | Head Chef

Customs House Hotel is an iconic Waterfront Venue. We are open for breakfast, lunch & dinner 7 days, located on Hobart Waterfront and within walking distance of Salamanca, CBD and across the street from the ferry to MONA.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a strong work ethic and a passion for food, to further their career in a well established venue. You will report directly to the General Manager and will be responsible for maintaining the effective running of the kitchen.

Main responsibilities include:

·         planning and implementation of creative and interesting menus

·         developing and leading a dynamic team

·         highly focused & hands on approach

·         prioritize and multi-task

·         have strong communication and organizational skills

·         create a positive and proactive work environment

·         able to work flexible hours, weekends & nights

·         ability to work under pressure

·         able to handle ordering, stock take / waste management

·         manage the kitchen from front of house to back of house

·         knowledgeable on current food trends

·         qualification in commercial cookery and at least 2 + years' experience in a management role

·         Ability to implement and manage a food safety plan


Remuneration package will exceed industry benchmarks for the successful applicant 

This position is only suitable for people with Permanent Australian working rights.

For further information contact Robert Jubb 0408 549 482 or