Sous Chef | Beach lifestyle opportunity - Barworks Hospitality Group

This top little venue packs a punch with a menu that delivers.  Ready to dive into a challenge, here’s your chance.


Californian inspired café bistro, Franc’s bar + diner is a Takapuna trendsetter with a menu that is healthy and fresh (with a few naughty dishes thrown in for good measure) that aims to break the barrier between the dining table and the beach.

Inviting and relaxed, we aim to please those after a casual dining experience to the energetic beachgoer.  Frankly, we don’t take ourselves too seriously and enjoy having the freedom to show off our personality and creativity.

The role

We are looking to secure fresh talent to help lead our kitchen team and play a vital role in the success of the operation.   You will work alongside our forward thinking Head Chef working to execute the delivery of a top menu that is inventive, colourful, a draw card and of course profitable while developing a strong team of talented chefs and managing the day to day running of a high volume kitchen. 

The candidate

  • Will have a background in a similar role within a high energy kitchen;
  • Be confident in offering new ideas and always look for improvement;
  • Be resilient, quick thinking and proactive;
  • Highly organised and the ability to lead by example;
  • Is looking for a long term career provider, not just another job.

The Company

Built on entrepreneurship and family, Barworks has become recognised as one of Auckland’s hospitality leaders and innovators.  With 19 highly successful venues that focus on ‘people first’ our ambition is to keep questioning the industry landscape, inspiring and delivering experiences that impress while ensuring our people flourish.

The package

  • Salary that meets the market
  • Quarterly bonuses
  • 50% discount across the entire Barworks group
  • Long service rewards
  • Regular training and development
  • Large employer, large career opportunities
  • Rewarding culture, trips, incentives, awards nights, perks
  • Beachside lifestyle
Apply for this Job