Jobs with Première Neige

Recruitment & work for winter season

Whether you wish to use your hospitality experience for just a one-off seasonal experience or are looking to continue working in the Alps in France for some time, we think you will find what you are looking for with Premiere Neige. Below are some of the positions that we have for winter seasons.

We are currently recruiting for passionate and experienced Chefs for our Catered Chalets to come and join our team in the Alps.

We are looking for chefs with some professional training and plenty of confidence to deliver modern cuisine that incorporates all of the amazing produce and seasonal ingredients available in France, creating memorable and mouth-watering meals for our clients.

This role would suit any chef who wants a more relaxed and interactive environment and the opportunity to develop their personal style in the beautiful surroundings of the Alps. You will be required to serve breakfast, afternoon tea and a sumptuous three-course evening meal five days a week.

Within this framework we want to give all of our chefs the opportunity to be creative and cook their own bespoke menus for their guests. Each group of clients is different and you will have to tailor-make your menu to take into account specific dietary requirements such as allergies. You will also be responsible for contributing towards the cleanliness of your chalet and weekly food budgeting and ordering.

Responsibilities and duties include but are not restricted to:

  • Meeting and greeting guests on arrival and helping them with any queries, general questions and activity or restaurant bookings
  • Creating a weekly menu to include breakfast, afternoon tea and a 3 course evening meal with canapes 5 days a week.
  • Creating homemade canapés and petit fours to be served before and after dinner.
  • Plating, presenting and serving food to a restaurant standard.
  • Carrying out a weekly stock take and food order within a given budget
  • Maintaining all health, safety and hygiene regulations
  • Cleaning the kitchen, and where necessary, other areas, to a high standard
  • Working with a chalet host to ensure the highest standards of cleanliness and service
  • Being responsible for the immediate reporting and resolution of all relevant maintenance problems
  • Liaising with the resort management to ensure standards of guest satisfaction and staff discipline are met

The ideal candidate:

  • Is flexible, reliable and can work autonomously
  • Has experience of cooking for groups of up to 20 people
  • Can plan menus taking into consideration children and guests with specific dietary requirements
  • Can manage a catering budget and order accordingly
  • Has a good understanding of H & S and a food hygiene qualification Has an open, friendly and outgoing personality
  • Is available to work from approximately the beginning of December 2021 until the end of April 2022, however we will consider applicants who can only work part of the season
  • Chalet Hosts

  • Maintenance Person(s) (Skilled)

  • Driver/Handymen

  • Housekeepers

  • Concierge Person

Contact Our HR Team

If you are interested in receiving details about any future vacancies or for any other recruitment query, please contact us on:

Applying to work with us for the 2023/24 Winter Season is easy…fill in the application form by clicking on the ‘Apply Now’ Button above.

Chalet Host in Premiere Neige Catered Chalet

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About Working for Premiere Neige

Premiere Neige is a small owner run company that is proud to have a high number of staff who return to us year after year; they love working with like-minded colleagues in fabulous properties looking after interesting and discerning guests.

We operate some of the best chalets in the resort of Sainte Foy. 

If you are considering working in hospitality then here’s some reasons why you should choose to work with us:

  • We really care about everyone who works with us, we give you support from the moment you accept the position until the end of your contract with us.

  • We provide the best luxury chalets in Sainte Foy, which you will be proud to work in and you will never be short of the resources you need to provide a fantastic holiday experience for your guests.

  • We dedicate a great deal of time and resources ensuring that you understand the Premiere Neige philosophy and service levels and feel comfortable delivering this to your guests.

  • Competitive salary package.

  • The opportunity to live and work in one of the most beautiful resorts in France.

  • We recruit people who are passionate about doing a good job and who truly care about their guests, chalet, owners and colleagues. This is why we provide you with all the training and on-going support that you require. We know that this trust encourages you to impress your guests week after week.

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