As a leading restaurant in the region, The Wharf Bar & Restaurant is a proud community member that is actively developing the growing workforce of Ballina and the Far North Coast. We can help provide you with the hospitality knowledge and experiences to help you develop the skills for a career within the industry.
.:: Wharf Bar & Restaurant Ballina ::. 1. HEAD BARISTA
to work with our supplier and management to perfect our coffee's, build a loyal customer following and mentor and train our team of baristas across our three restaurants.

Excellent coffee skills & a REAL passion & understanding of coffee
Minimum 3 years Barista experience
Industry knowledge of coffee, service, and training
Excellent communication, customer service and interpersonal skills
Delegating & leadership skills with a focus on motivating, encouraging and supporting team members
.:: Wharf Bar & Restaurant Ballina ::. 2. HEAD CHEF

Full time
Reporting to Area General Manager & the Directors, you will utilise your extensive industry knowledge and superior staff training skills to lead a young, talented team and drive productivity.
This is an opportunity to have ownership of your role and contribute to the growth of a new business from the ground up.
The Head Chef, we are seeking must be a good leader and communicator with the ability to lead by example & set high standards. By achieving set target percentages, costs and team performance objectives the Head Chef will be rewarded, in addition to a base salary, by way of an attractive financial incentive payments.
Responsible for food & wage costs
Roster compilation and management
Effective Head office & Front of House communication
Maintaining development processes & procedures eg Cleaning processes
Provide leadership, supervision of the entire kitchen staff
Staff recruitment, training, appraisal & disciplinary action
OH&S & HACCP management
Creative menu Planning, design and pricing
Stock Control & Stock taking
Ordering stock
Min 4 years post qualified experience as a Qualified Chef

Only suitable applicants will be contacted.
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.:: Wharf Bar & Restaurant Ballina ::. 3. APPRENTICE CHEF
If you are a reliable, responsible and hard working person for a first or second year apprentice position, please come to drop in your CV and resume
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or drop your resume to our friendly takeaway staff
12 – 24 Fawcett Street, Ballina.