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Part Time Dish Washing/Cleaning – Christchurch

Part-time Washer/Helper
Christchurch CBD
Casual Washer/Helper
Part time
Minimum hourly rate

About us:
Founded at the heart of Christchurch CBD in 2014, we pride ourselves for marrying the most traditional Japanese culinary arts and the freshest and top quality local ingredients found around Ōtautahi Christchurch and the entire NZ, and offering our loyal and lovely customers the most authentic Japanese dining experience possible.

This role:
● Part-time position: weekly vacancy ranges between 1-4 days, can be longer if able to do kitchen help.
● Flexible weekly roaster, expect to work on weekends (especially Sundays) and most public holidays. (Xmas, New Year, and some public holidays will be closed)
● Minimum hourly rate. Interview and a 1 day pre-contract trial apply.
● Casual contract, with the first 90 days being the probation period..
● Our 70-seat restaurant opens Mon-Sun for dinner service only from 17:00 –21:00 (last order), usually 15:30-17:00 opening, 21:00-22:00 clean up and closing.
● Kitchen experience not required but highly preferred.
● All applicants must already have full work rights in NZ.

You must have:
● Some hospitality experience.
● Flexible in working days and hours
● Adequate physical fitness, able to handle reasonable physical tasks in hospitality
● Basic hospitality skills, including bussing, cleaning, and washing.
● Outstanding customer service and people skills, always stay professional, positive, and charming with strong work ethics.
● Great teamwork and communication skills, can always assist and support others as a team.
● Good work ethics and can do attitude, able to follow instructions and trainings, and open to various of tasks and challenges
● Basic conversational English (Fluency in Japanese or Chinese will be a bonus)
● Able to multitask, work calmly and effectively under pressure with great resilience and patience
● Able to work in multilingual and multicultural environments
● Able to work unsupervised or alone with good pace and performance

Bonus Qualities:
● Any level of kitchen experience, including kitchen hand, line cook, preps, etc, and able to cover some kitchen shifts.
● Any level of FOH or bar experience
● Good understanding in Japanese and NZ dining and drinking culture, and relevant regulations.

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