• Job Reference: 00000683-1
  • Date Posted: 7 March 2023
  • Recruiter: Azzurri Hospitality ltd
  • Location: Hastings - New Zealand
  • Salary: NZD65,000 to NZD75,000
  • Sector: Pizzeria
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Alessandro’s Pizzeria Havelock North is renowned for its authentic napoletana brick wood fired pizza’s and this is your opportunity to become a part of this iconic institution.

This is a full time Pizzaiolo position (Pizza Chef) with two days off in a row. 

We are looking for an experienced, well-presented person (as we have an open kitchen) who has a love for pizza and wants to work within a well staffed, caring environment. 

Ideally you would have:
- At least 12 months experience in a fast past, busy Italian style pizzeria
- Be able to follow instructions 
- Minimum 12 months experience with hand stretching dough 
- excellent communication skills
- positive attitude 
- proficient cooking in a brick wood fired oven, up to 4 pizza’s at a time

You must be ready to move, hold a current passport, no criminal history or medical conditions. We are willing to cover Visa costs for the right candidate. Must speak English as this role requires communication with a team of 8 chefs from all around the world. 


As a company we don’t just say we take care of our team, we do it. We own two restaurants and our chefs are long standing. 
• We offer excellent wages/salaries, potential for development, and opportunities for growth.
• Our team are amazing!! We are a large culturally diverse team for a small restaurant and each person brings their A game. It truely is a friendly and positive place to work.
• Training and upskilling on current experience will be provided by our highly skilled team. 

Remuneration: $35 NZD per hour, 40 hours a week. 4 weeks paid annual leave plus 11 paid public holidays. Evening meal provided. 

Don’t over think it, contact us today and get one step closer to joining the Alessandro’s team, in the beautiful sunny Hawkes Bay! 

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