Chalet Chef Job

Location Other, France
Sector Ski & Yacht
Job Role Ski Season & Chalet
Job Type Temporary vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  48730
Created 11 September 2018

Chalet Chef required for Luxury Ski Company in Val d’Isere


This is a demanding but rewarding role with full responsibility for the catering in your allocated chalet. The emphasis in this role is the ability to draw on your own experience and creativity to design and deliver a luxury chalet catering service of the highest possible standard.


Key responsibilities:


  • Menu design - planning and costing with close attention to budgets

  • Shopping - online ordering of supplies, visiting local suppliers

  • Stock control and management in your kitchen

  • Prepare and serve breakfast, afternoon tea, canapés, five course evening meal, petit fours, baked breads, ski room snacks and transfer picnics

  • Catering for children and nannies

  • Planning and preparing staff meals

  • Catering for guests dietary requirements and allergies

  • Catering for special occasions

  • Be flexible for last minute changes to timings and menus as per guests’ requirements

  • Food hygiene and general health and safety in the kitchen and dining areas

  • Keeping the kitchen clean, tidy and presentable, log fridge temperatures and observe fridge and freezer rules

  • Assist with the maintenance of all kitchen facilities and equipment

  • Work closely with the chalet team, especially the chalet manager


We are looking for someone who has previous experience in a fine dining Rosette or Michelin star restaurant. Good interpersonal skills and a positive, flexible and adaptable attitude is essential with a sense of fun and willingness to help out other chalets if needed. Knowledge of ski resort / season life would be hugely beneficial.


Package includes:

  • Salary is £250 -£350 depending on experience

  • Accommodation

  • Meals (breakfast and dinner)

  • Flexible working hours

  • Winter travel and health insurance

  • Ski/board and boot hire

  • Ski pass

  • Uniform

  • Contribution towards travel at beginning and end of season

  • A performance-based, end of season bonus


Job number: 48730


Responsible consultant: Lucy Simmonds

Due to the volumes of applications we are receiving at present, sadly, we can only guarantee a response to successful applicants. We will always endeavour to respond to every applicant where possible.

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