Chef di Partie

Requisition ID:  2000
Department:  Tourism and Hospitality
Work Type:  On-site
Application Close Date:  10th December 2023

Daintree Ecolodge is a boutique accommodation nestled in the heart of the World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest, believed to be over 180 million years old and the oldest tropical lowland rainforest on earth, the Daintree Rainforest is a rare and precious botanical treasure, giving our travellers a truly unique experience. Daintree Ecolodge has recently partnered with Intrepid Travel, and together we are working towards creating positive change through the joy of travel! For more than 30 years, Intrepid has been proud to be the world’s largest travel B Corp, we want to be the best travel company not just in the world, but for the world.    

The world needs more Intrepid people: 


We are looking for a highly talented Chef De Parti to join our award-winning team, set amongst the rainforest and a spectacular backdrop of the Daintree you will bring your love and expertise of fine food to elevate the dining experience to new heights for the region.   


Covering breakfast and dinner services you’ll work on a rotating roster of a team of 5 to deliver an a la carte menu for breakfast and dinner, plus a degustation menu for dinner service. This is a full-time permanent position offering $60-65,000 plus super, depending on the level of experience you bring to the position.  We are also open to candidates on a working holiday visa who may be interested in a fixed-term opportunity with us.


We’d love to hear from you if you:  


  • Passionate about great food, great teamwork and a great attitude 

  • 2+ years' experience in a similar position 

  • Strong knowledge of food and cooking procedures  


In addition to this, you’ll have an eye for detail and take pride in your work, but most importantly you’ll align with our core values of integrity, innovation, fun, passion, growth, and responsibility.   


What it’s like to work for Daintree & Intrepid:    

Our team reflect the diversity of our customers and communities we visit, Our people are comprised of 58 nationalities in 46 countries and Intrepid recognizes that diversity makes us a stronger business. With a commitment to breaking down barriers, we support a culture where people can be themselves. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including First Nation People, LGBTQI+ people, people living with a disability, people from previously disadvantaged backgrounds, and people from different ethnicities, races, and religions.    

Some of what we offer:  

  • For some positions, we can offer subsidised colleague accommodation  
  • Experience Intrepid yourself with an extra week of leave and a free trip every year! Plus further travel discounts for you, your family, and close friends!  
  • E-learning, and professional development, with diverse global career opportunities  
  • Employee Assistance Program, a 24/7 service that offers counselling for you and your family  
  • 20 hours of volunteer leave, to make a difference towards causes that are important to you!    

If you exist to inspire, create, share, and lead in what you do, then Intrepid Travel wants to hear from you, we encourage you to not delay your application as may close advertising early if the right person is identified.