Job TitleChef positionsClosing Date18-Jan-2019Employment TypeCasualDescriptionWith the Great Barrier Reef on our doorstep and world class fishing, cooking at Lizard Island offers an opportunity to produce the finest dishes using local, seasonal ingredients. To assist us in delivering a premium customer experience in this amazing environment, we are seeking a talented Senior Chef de Partie to join our dedicated kitchen team.Dining is one of Lizard Island’s many pleasures. Saltwater Restaurant embodies the resort’s understated elegance. The menu, which changes daily, is fresh and creative, showcasing the finest local produce and freshest seafood, and for those very special occasions we offer private beachside dining with personalised degustation menus.You will be a passionate and an active team player with the ability to engage with staff and guests alike, you will have an exceptional eye for detail with superior standards of service. Your natural energy and team focus will mean you are happy to help your colleagues and assist with a range of duties.What you will bring to the role;Appropriate qualifications and experience working within a high-end or hatted, modern, a la carte kitchenA passion for food and creative flairExperience in maintaining a safe and hygienic kitchen environmentSelf-motivated and proactive approachA friendly and flexible disposition that encourages client and customer feedback and demonstrates a high level of professionalism at all times.Strong communication and organisational skillsAbility to work well under pressurePersonal grooming standards suited to a guest focused businessFor Senior and Chef de Partie positions – Extensive knowledge of cooking techniques across a range of international culinary styles and proven success in managing, developing and motivating a team of high performing culinary professionalsFirst Aid certificate desirableThese are “live-on” remote location roles. Working in a remote location is not for everyone, particularly if you are used to the bright lights and fast paced life of the City, so you must think carefully about the reality of living in a remote location for an extended period of time. In return we offer a truly unique working environment with some great remote area benefits including a free bi-monthly return flight to the mainland, discounted holidays and regular social events.To learn more about Delaware North Companies and Lizard Island Resort, visit our websites: www.delawarenorth.com.au and www.lizardisland.com.auEmployment may be subject to a satisfactory National Criminal Record Check.