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Head Chef - Kjøkkensjef

Location

Norway, Norefjell

Location

Norway, Norefjell

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2022-06-20

Looking for the next step; as Head Chef at Norway's largest resort hotel ?

Norefjell Ski & Spa is really the next step to gain further knowledge and use your potential. The F&B dept is open all day, starting with breakfast, lunch, dinner and ending when the bar closes. We're serving all meals during the day, for up to over 1.000 people . Matbaren serves "casual" food and pizza. Restaurant 815 serves breakfast, buffet lunch and during the evening it is a combination of fine dining+buffet+set menus. Our 3rd kitchen caters for the main conference and banqueting hall, for up to 500 people. In total, this is one of the larger F&B hotels in Scandinavia.

The main responsibilities for our Head Chef is to be the leader of the kitchen team. Providing excellent dining to our guests with a focus on creating matching menus, creating a good work environment for the team and with a strong focus on keeping the kitchen profitable.

Qualifications:

  • Extensive background in larger kitchens
  • Experienced leader, who inspires the team
  • Menu engineering and further develop or create new concepts

Responsibilities:

  • Create Great Experiences for our guests
  • IK Mat (safe food) and to actively follow rules and regulations
  • Managing the kitchen team
  • Planning and purchasing
  • Create menus
  • Kitchen economy (staff, pricing, planning, food waste, etc)

Norefjell Ski & Spa is a mountain resort located approx 1,5 hours from Oslo - at 800 meters above sea level. It is in the midst of great nature for year round activities. During winter, Norefjell Skisenter is the main attraction in combination with other winter activities. The rest of the year, Norefjell and the surroundings are known for exceptional hiking and biking opportunities - of course in addition to our spa, swimming pool and an indoor climbing wall. The guests are a combination of families, couples, friends etc. 

We can offer:

  • Housing
  • Staff benefits at the hotel, at the Ski Resort and at Nordic Choice Hotels
  • Staff activities during the year

The position as Head Chef reports to F&B Director.

We are sure we can offer an exciting job in an exciting environment with a fantastic product, a fantastic mountain and great colleagues. We hope to see your application!

Norefjell Ski & Spa er et resort som ligger på høyfjellet (ca 800 moh), litt under 2 timers kjøring fra Oslo og Gardermoen. Her skapes gode opplevelser både ute i naturen og innendørs. 

Norefjell Ski & Spa ligger i fantastiske omgivelser med ski in - ski out for både langrenn og alpint i vintersesongen og med sykkel- og turmuligheter i alle vanskelighetsgrader resten av året. Innendørs har vi bl.a. et prisbelønnet spa med velværeavdeling, 16 m klatrevegg, basseng og treningsrom. For mat og drikke kan våre gjester velge mellom a la carte, buffet, lobbybar og pizzeria. Vi har suiter, leiligheter og dobbeltrom med en total kapasitet på 1.900 sengeplasser. I kongressalen har vi en kapasitet på inntil 650 personer.

Norefjell Ski & Spa – Gode Opplevelser.

What’s in it for you?

To all our super colleagues, we salute you with great perks and benefits! 

A culture to cherish

A culture to cherish

Our people are brave, laid-back and keen to make the guests their top priority! The warm and welcoming atmosphere creates the right setting for people to flourish and work their magic. We have the freedom we need to perform our tasks and we solve problems as they arise in the best way we see fit. A strong team spirit and family-feeling foster a culture of collaboration. And when there’s something to celebrate, we make sure to have some fun! In larger cities, we also regularly host after-work events to allow colleagues to mingle.

A culture to cherish

Job security for peace of mind

Job security for peace of mind

When you work with us, we’ll take your whole life situation into consideration. We offer good job security through collective agreements and insurances, as well as paid parental leave, holiday leave, wellness allowance, attractive pension plans and competitive salaries. We’re there for you.

Job security for peace of mind

Room to grow

Room to grow

With more than 200 hotels across the Nordics, there are endless opportunities for career progression! Would you like to work full-time, part-time, a few hours here and there, or perhaps only a season? We have room for you, no matter where you’re at. We encourage creativity and curiosity, and we make every effort to foster a learning culture for professional development. An academic degree isn't the most important thing for us. If you have the right mindset, we can certainly promise you a bright future!

Room to grow

Going places

Going places

We encourage you to get out and explore all that life has to offer! So, we always offer numerous discounts to you and your friends and family at our hotels, bars and restaurants. From this year onwards we will be offering you four FREE hotel nights per year.* To be sure our employees are treated like VIPs we will also offer you an upgrade whenever possible. You can also take advantage of our fantastic partnerships with Ving/Spies/Tjäreborg and Norwegian Airlines, giving you great rates on air travel, charter holidays, car rental and more! 

*If you are employed on a contract for at least 20% of full-time working hours.

Going places

Open mind, open hearts

Open mind, open hearts

Our heart beats for the world around us. To meet global challenges, we support the transition to clean energy, and we recently opened the first zero-energy hotel in the Nordics. We seek to use organic produce and have championed the elimination of unsustainable palm oil. We promote equal rights above all and are proud sponsors of Pride. Regardless of your ethnicity, gender, religious beliefs, disabilities or age - our doors are always open.

Open mind, open hearts

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