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Chalet Chef

  • Job Location

    Three Valleys, France

  • Start date

    December - April

  • Duration

    5 Months

  • Job Benefits

    Competitive salary, Excellent staff accommodation, Three Valley lift pass, Ski/snowboard hire, Flights, Insurance, Uniform, 2 full day off, Food, Friends Family discounts


We are looking for a Chalet Chef to work in our flagship chalet, Chalet Pierre in Meribel. The chalet sleep up to 16 guests. You will be passionate about food, with relevant experience gained in either a chalet, restaurant, villa or yacht setting. We pride ourselves on providing excellent quality catering in our chalets and you would be able to create interesting and delicious breakfasts, cakes and dinners 5 days a week. You will also be responsible for helping with the chalet cleaning, not just the kitchen but also communal areas, and helping out with the weekly changeover of the chalet. We work as a team in the chalets and share responsibilities in order to provide the best service for our guests. You will work alongside 2 very experienced Chalet Hosts. Chalet Pierre has an excellent, large well equipped professional kitchen. 

** We also have one final Chalet Host role to fill in another chalet. The 2 jobs could suit a couple who wanted to live together but work in separate chalets (1 chef and 1 host).

Main responsibilities include:

Preparing continental and cooked breakfast on 5 mornings
Baking afternoon tea cakes 
Preparing canapes on 5 nights
Preparing 4 course dinner on 5 nights
Assisting with the daily cleaning of the chalet
Assisting with the weekly changeover of the chalet
Hosting our guests and making them feel welcome
Weekly shopping trip

How to Apply

To apply for a position with Alpine Ethos please send us a current CV and covering letter. Please tell us a little about yourself in your covering letter and in particular why you would like to do a ski season and what appeals about working for Alpine Ethos.

We are currently accepting applications from people with an EU passport, dual nationality with an EU passport, UK nationals with a CDS or UK passport holders. Applicants with a UK passport may apply (we will apply for a French work permit and a French tourism seasonal visa). We will employ you on a French seasonal work contract.

What we Offer You

We expect a lot from you, but we offer an excellent package in return to ensure you get the most out of your winter season. The Alpine Ethos package includes:

Competitive salary 
Excellent shared staff accommodation
Season lift pass loan scheme
Ski/snowboard hire 
Flights between the UK and resort at the start/end of season if required
Insurance (both at work and on the mountain)
Staff Uniform
2 full days off per week
Food whilst at work
Friends and Family discounted holidays



Experience/Skills Required:

Excellent cooking skills 
Proven experience cooking in either chalets, restaurants, villas or yachts
Passionate about food and a keen interest in creating varied and delicious menus
Good eye for detail and ability to present food in an attractive manner
Organised and able to work tidily
Hard working and adaptable
Team player
Mature attitude
Friendly and outgoing
A mountain lover

About us

Alpine Ethos are recruiting for winter 2021/22. We are looking for a team of outstanding people....could you be one of them? Next winter we will have a small team of 16 wonderful people, who should be mature, friendly, experienced, welcoming,

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