Professional Chefs

Sous Chef – Stellenbosch Wine Route

Job Category: Professional Chefs
Job Type: Full Time
Employer Type: Historic Estate
Salary Type: Monthly
Province: Western Cape


Our client, situated on one of South Africa’s oldest working farms, is seeking to employ a Sous Chef to join their dynamic team.  This modern South African Farm kitchen offers a multi-course menu and operates five days a week.

We are looking for a chef with exceptional technical skill, strong operational background, able to work at a high pace with attention to detail, passionate and motivated. 

Own reliable vehicle and valid driver’s license is essential.  

Position Requirements

  • A Diploma in Professional Cookery
  • National Senior Certificate
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a high-end kitchen environment
  • Able to assist in effectively manage and run a team
  • Experience in basic kitchen admin and section orders
  • Work well under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills, on all levels
  • Exceptional work ethic
  • Passionate about food production and eager to grow
  • Able to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays
  • Computer literate


R14 000 – R16 500 pm                                       

Start Date



Candidates, who are already residing in the Western Cape will have preference. We can only consider South African Citizens or applicants who hold a valid South African Permanent Residence! No Work Permit applications will be accepted! Applicants, who live in other provinces of South Africa still need to attend personal interviews and if requested to do any cook-offs, will do so completely at their own expense. We handle high volumes of applications daily and will only be able to reply, via e-mail, to candidates who have met our clients’ requirements.

Due to the high volume of CV’s received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

All applications submitted must contain:

  • Updated CV with contactable references
  • Tertiary Educational documents
  • Written Reference Letters
  • A recent presentable profile photo’s

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