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Job of the Week . . .

Yes, its that time of the week again and this week we have positions for four high quality chefs in Meribel, Val d'Isere and Les Gets for one of the best ski companies in the French Alps.

Are you a chef looking to work in one of the most luxurious chalets in the Alps? Be able to design menu's around your clients requirements? Stick to a budget? Create a 7 course tasting menu or be happy enough to sit down with the kids and make a pizza? Build relationships with the local fish and meat suppliers?

You will be required to work 6 days a week producing breakfast, afternoon tea, canapés and evening meal.

Your food should be to a Michelin standard and you should take pride in your work.

Working as part of a team is crucial as you will be spending a lot of time with your colleagues.


Interested? Read on for more information . . .


  • tailored menu designing and planning for each group of guests
  • preparation and service of breakfast, afternoon tea, canapés, five course evening meal, ski room snacks, pre-dinner nibbles and after dinner petit fours
  • catering for all guests special dietary requirements
  • catering for all requests for special occasions
  • catering for children and nannies (including early lunches and dinners when required)
  • maintaining food hygiene, general health & safety standards in the kitchen and dining areas
  • keeping the kitchen clean, tidy and presentable at all times
  • assisting with the management of chalet food budgets
  • assisting with the maintenance of all kitchen facilities and equipment
  • planning and preparation of 2 x staff meals PER DAY
  • assisting with FOH duties when required


This role would suit individuals with the following skill set:

  • recognised catering qualification or extensive experience
  • previous 5* catering experience is essential. Chalet catering experience is desirable.
  • good interpersonal skills
  • excellent time management and organisational skills
  • conversation French is desirable
  • previous experience catering for Russian/French clientele
  • full UK clean driving license is desirable

If this job fits your skills then please get in touch with Silver Swan Recruitment at

If this job doesn't fit your skills but you know someone who will be right for the job then please recommend a friend - remember that this week, any recommendation successfully placed with receive a bottle of fizz - what better incentive than to spread the word #JobOfTheWeek!!!




Written by Silver Swan Blogger Holly McQueen @

SilverSwan · 1587 days ago
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