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Employment

We require new staff at various times of the year.  Below is a list of the current vacancies we need to fill.

We offer our staff opportunities to gain on-the-job qualifications in all departments to further their skills and kickstart their careers.  Staff benefits include corporate membership to Tekapo Springs, free membership to DediKate (Kate Ivey Fitness), an Employee Assistance Programme, discounts on salmon and cafe food, and optional Social Club membership.

Our location in Twizel gives staff a great work/life balance!  There is a huge amount of outdoor activities to do in all seasons with lakes, skifields and mountains in abundance.  The town of Twizel has a large number of clubs and activities to participate in, and a supportive community.  Living the dream!

 

September 2021 - Front of House Duty Manager

  • Experience in a cafe or restaurant front of house
  • Has an existing Duty Manager's Certificate for the Waitaki Region or the ability to gain one (LCQ plus 6 months licensed premises experience)
  • Team player, great customer service, enthusiastic, positive and hard working
  • Barista experience and the ability to train staff

    Send your CV and cover letter to: tracey@highcountrysalmon.co.nz

     

    September 2021 - Cafe Chef

    • Minimum 2 years experience in a commercial kitchen
    • Ideally have management experience
    • Ability to run a small, efficient team
    • Menu creation and input into future expansion

    Send your CV and cover letter to: tracey@highcountrysalmon.co.nz

     

    September 2021 - Salmon Processors/Filleters

    • Experience in processing fish (preferably salmon) or other knife skills
    • Team player, great work ethic, enthusiastic, positive and hard working

    Send your CV and cover letter to: karl@highcountrysalmon.co.nz

     

    September 2021 - Sushi Apprentice and Cafe All-rounder

    • Enthusiasm to learn the art of sushi-making and to provide cover for our Sushi chef.
    • Basic kitchen or food prep skills.
    • Customer service and cafe duties.
    • Team player, great work ethic, enthusiastic, positive and hard working.

    Send your CV and cover letter to: tracey@highcountrysalmon.co.nz

     

    September 2021 - Casual Cafe Staff & Summer Cafe Staff

    • Experience in a café or restaurant in both customer service and food preparation. 
    • Barista skills would be advantageous. 
    • Work would include covering gaps in the roster and staff leave. 
    • A good attitude and reliability are essential.

    Send your CV and cover letter to: tracey@highcountrysalmon.co.nz

     

    September 2021 - Casual Kitchenhands & Summer Kitchenhands

    • No experience required.
    • Requires a good work ethic and enthusiasm.
    • May suit a school student. 
    • Shifts can include work after school and weekend days. 

    Send your CV and cover letter to: tracey@highcountrysalmon.co.nz