Work With Us

Cater Plus is a food service company that is big enough to deliver, but small enough to care. Born in our founder’s Hamilton home kitchen in 2006, we now run over 60 food establishments throughout the country! With a team of over 300 staff members, our values of Passion for Food and Excellence in Service starts with good staff and we know it!

Why us?
It’s our Culture! Our values of People, Integrity, Passion, Excellence and Service highlight what is most important to us and with our positive, fun, engaged and high performing team we pride ourselves on offering the best places to work in the industry.

We are passionate about food and our people and offer:
- lots of ongoing support, development and training
- real future career opportunities
- working for a growing kiwi owned company with community spirit
- access to beach accommodation and our savings scheme with benefits only offered to our staff

We are always seeking people who fit our values to help us deliver on our promises. Please review our vacancies below, and if any of these sound like you, and you have a passion for food and great service, we want to hear from you!

 
 
 

CURRENT VACANCIES

Cook/Chef - Resthaven on Burns, Cambridge

40 hours per week (Tuesday – Saturday, 9am – 5.30pm) Do you work hard, but love to have fun along the way? Do you enjoy making people’s day preparing and serving great food? We are looking for an experienced and motivated Chef to join our team at Cambridge Resthaven. Our kitchen at Resthaven on Burns caters for 135 residents across two sites, providing for a full range of aged care ...
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Barista/Cafe All Rounder - Wintec Rotokauri

We are looking for someone with a great work ethic and amazing customer service who has a passion for coffee, just as much as we do. 30 hours per week (Monday – Friday) The Readout Café based at Wintec Rotokauri Campus makes and serves amazing coffee and food to the students and tutors on site. There is never a dull moment as the café is located in the middle of the action, you are ...
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Chef - Operations Support, Hamilton

We have a rare opportunity for a passionate, adaptable, and flexible, hands-on Chef to help us deliver the best food experience in the industry. Cater Plus is growing and we now have 16 kitchens and cafes throughout Waikato / BOP which range in cooking styles, service times and quantities. Whether it’s filling the cabinets at cafés and staff canteens, catering for a function, providing ...
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Cafe and Function Chef - Tauranga City Council

Are you an experienced chef and passionate foodie looking for your next challenge in a vibrant and fast paced setting? If so, this rare opportunity working in our café, located at Tauranga City Council’s Cameron Road site, has your name all over it. This is an exciting new chapter as we re-open the café at this site, a new coffee kiosk based in Tauranga City Library, and continue our ...
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Cafe/Chef Manager - Fonterra, Edgecumbe

We are seeking a hands-on chef actively involved in the creating, cooking, and presentation of food, as well as the day-to-day running of our café based at Fonterra Edgecumbe. Think tasty, wholesome meals that our customers can order and eat in a short time frame before their next shift starts. An understanding of what the customers crave will have you well on the road to success here. ...
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Catering Assistant - Aged Care, Newtown/Berhampore

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can put a smile on our resident’s faces by serving amazing meals? We have an opportunity for a reliable and energetic individual with a friendly can-do attitude to join our kitchen teams at two aged care kitchens in South Wellington. Come and help us deliver the best food service in the industry! The ideal candidate will: - support our ...
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Chef Manager - Altus Cafe, Auckland

Love working in a Café as a Chef but want more? Looking for a site of your own to show case your talents? Here is your opportunity to take the next step in your career with a market leader. This is a fixed term position to cover maternity leave to February 2023. Working hours are Monday – Friday (6:30am – 1:00pm) providing great work life balance. We have an opening for a Chef ...
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Catering Assistant - Shalom Court, Auckland

We have an opportunity for a courteous and reliable individual who enjoys interacting with the elderly and making their day by serving amazing meals. This rewarding position is based at Shalom Court – Boutique Home and Hospital in Meadowbank, Auckland. The aged care facility is based on Jewish values and practices, offering premium rest home, hospital and palliative accommodation. Rostered ...
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Operations Manager - Auckland

Cater Plus have an exciting and varied opportunity for a leader in contract catering who is ready to use their skills creatively to help Cater Plus stamp our mark in the Auckland area. For the right candidate this role offers a chance to show your potential and creativity, will provide variety and a hands-on position where you get to be creative, visit and know your sites, interact with ...
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Cleaner - Craighead Diocesan School, Timaru

Are you reliable with great time management skills? Can you follow instructions and show attention to detail? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Cater Plus team as a cleaner based at Craighead Diocesan School for Girls in Timaru. Daily tasks are, but not limited to: - Vacuuming and mopping, - Dusting, - Disinfecting and cleaning toilet facilities, - Cleaning of walls, ...
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Catering Assistant - Mangere Refugee Centre

What an opportunity!! Step into a site bursting with culture and vibrance. Here you will gain an understanding of the importance of food for different cultures while providing delicious food and even better service. Working under the guidance of our Chef manager, you will get the chance to improve your skills, gain an understanding of flavours and expand your knowledge of recipes and styles of ...
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Food Safety, Health and Wellbeing Champion - Hamilton Hub

Are you passionate about Food Safety with a successful track record in fostering and supporting a proactive safety culture that encourages personal responsibility? We are seeking our next Safety and Wellbeing Champion to provide advice, training and promote a collaborative approach that encourages continuous improvement across the business. The role will include leading food safety ...
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Barista/Cafe Assistant - The Grind, Christchurch

Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity? Love food and working with people? Cater Plus is on the hunt for a passionate Catering Assistant to run our Coffee Kiosk (aptly named The Grind) located on campus at Ara Institute of Canterbury, Main Campus. This is a new sole charge position, with an emphasis on coffee sales. Opening soon, with a Starbucks coffee offering, and warm, ...
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Catering Assistant - Chatswood Retirement Village, Christchurch

Catering Assistant - Two Part Time Roles Available Cater Plus is a locally-owned industry leader seeking two part time catering assistants at Chatswood Retirement Village Kitchen, located in Christchurch. This home caters for 100 residents providing a full range of aged care needs in a warm supportive home environment. Working in the onsite kitchen, your focus will be to assist and ...
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Café Assitant- Waste Management, Auckland

Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity? Love food and working with people? We are on the hunt for a passionate café assistant to join the Hub Café at Waste Management, East Tamaki. To be successful in this role you need to be high energy with a can-do attitude and a friendly nature. Waste Management is one of New Zealand’s largest and only fully integrated national waste ...
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Weekend Chef - Alandale Retirement Village, Hamilton

We are seeking a skilled Chef who understands the importance of a good, honest meal and its ability to make a person’s day. How a recipe or flavor can bring back a happy memory or time in one’s life. Nestled on the banks of the Waikato River you will find Alandale Retirement Village, with 133 Villas and a number of serviced apartments. Here in the onsite kitchen, Cater Plus provide meals ...
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Catering Assistant - Resthaven on Burns, Cambridge

Catering Assistant - Passion for Food / Excellence in Service - Aged Care Kitchen in Cambridge - Full time 40 hours per week rostered over 5 days Make someone's day every day! Are you energetic with a can-do attitude and a friendly smile? Do you enjoy working with elderly people and making their day? We need you to help us deliver the best food service experience in the ...
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Barista FOH/Cafe Allrounder - Fonterra CBD, Auckland

Part time position – 25 hours per week (Monday – Friday) We have an exciting opportunity for a hospitality superstar with extensive barista knowledge to join the café team, located at the National Fonterra Headquarters on Fanshawe Street. This is a new position, with an emphasis on coffee sales. You will be helping to keep the Fonterra staff and customers visiting the industry leaders ...
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Catering Assistant - Craighead Diocesan School, Timaru

Here at Cater Plus we are lucky enough to run the in-house kitchen at Craighead Diocesan School Boarding House, based in Timaru, two hours south of Christchurch. To support our team, we are looking for a catering assistant Thursday and Friday morning (6:00am to 2.30pm). As the early bird you will get the kitchen up and running by unlocking the doors and putting away orders and supplies. Then ...
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Finance Team Member - Hamilton

Finance Team Member - Entry Level Position • Entry Level Position – No experience or formal qualification required • Are you ambitious to grow your career in Business Finance? • Be part of a 100% kiwi owned and operated growing company! Want to grow your career in Business Finance? We have an exciting opportunity to earn while you learn! Committed to long term career growth, ...
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Barista - Tauranga Library, Tauranga

The Tauranga Library is starting a new chapter with the move to He Puna Manawa, providing an opening for a new kiosk. Here, Cater Plus will serve delicious heat n eats, tantalising cakes, slices, and all-important COFFEE – that is where you come in. About The Role: We are looking for someone passionate about the art of coffee, who matched this with great service. In this role, you will ...
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Catering Assistant and Cook - Our Paddock Cafe, AFFCO

Cafe Superstars (Full and Part Time) - 2 Positions Available: Catering Assistant and Cook, AFFCO, Horotiu We have opportunities for two café superstars to join the team at Our Paddock Café located at AFFCO New Zealand in Horotiu (just north of Hamilton). AFFCO is one of New Zealand’s leading meat processing companies, and this site caters for up to 350 production workers and head office ...
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Catering Assistant - Operations Support, Auckland

Are you looking for a full-time position with variety? This is a permanent position to cover team members when on leave or training days. With a guaranteed 40 hours a week, a competitive hourly rate and a monthly fuel allowance. We have a rare opportunity for an enthusiastic, adaptable, and flexible catering assistant to help us deliver the best food experience in the industry. Working ...
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Weekend Chef - Coastal Villas Retirement Village, Kapiti Coast

Weekend Chef/Cook - Paraparaumu Saturday and Sunday (8am – 5pm) We require a reliable and hardworking individual that shares our passion for food and service to cover the Kitchen Manager’s days off. This rewarding position is located at Coastal Villas Retirement Village, located in the heart of the Kapiti Coast. Here you will create high quality meals that are produced fresh every ...
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Cafe Front of House/Barista - Coffee Infusion, Palmerston North

Join our team at Coffee Infusion, Palmerston North. Full time and part time positions available. Welcome to Coffee Infusion where the food is tasty, and the service is top notch. Found in the heart of Palmerston North Hospital this spacious and funky café this is where all the magic happens, and we want you to be part of it. We are looking for café superstars who understands ...
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Café Assistant- Savannah Café, Auckland

We are seeking a team player with a passion for people, great coffee and food. This is a part time role, 25-hour per week, Monday to Friday. Ordinary hours of work will be rostered between and 6.00am to 11.00am. Savannah Café is an in-house cafeteria located at Lion Breweries in East Tamaki, Auckland. This position is working front of house and assisting the chef in the kitchen. We are ...
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Chef/Site Manager- Savannah Café, Auckland

An opportunity for rising Chef /Site Manager: Here is your opportunity to take the next step in your career with a market leader. Love working in a Café as a Chef but want more? Looking for a site to make your own? We have an opening for a Chef/Site Manager at Savannah Café is an in-house cafeteria located at Lion Breweries in East Tamaki, Auckland. In this role you are actively ...
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Site Manager, Ballance Agri-Nutrients, Mount Maunganui

We are on the hunt for an experienced and well-rounded chef who can take our cafeteria located at the Ballance Agri-nutrients site in Mount Maunganui to the next level. You will be a hands-on chef actively involved in the creating, cooking, and presentation of food, as well as the day-to-day running of the cafe. Think tasty, wholesome meals, cabinet food and sweet treats … with the ...
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Site Manager - Sleepyhead Cafe, Auckland

Here is your opportunity to take the next step in your career with a market leader. Love working in a Café? Looking for a site of your own to show case your talents? We have an opening for a Site Manager at Sleepyhead Café in Otahuhu, Auckland. This is a fantastic steppingstone where you are actively involved in the creating, cooking, and presentation of all food, as well as the ...
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Catering Assistant - ARDC Countdown Favona, Auckland

Located in the Countdown Favona Distribution Centre is the Cater Plus café, where tasty and wholesome food is prepared daily. Countdown, a household name provides food for kiwi’s all-over New Zealand and we are proud to cater to those keeping the chain of food running. To fit into this team, you need to be energetic and have a serious passion for food. This café is always a buzz with ...
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Catering Assistant - Autex Cafe, Auckland

Our café based in the heart of Autex Industries (Avondale), provides a modern, chic atmosphere for office and production workers alike. This is paired with food that is on trend, full of flavour with a healthy twist. Here is a place to work that has a sense of style but also provides an opportunity to truly get to know your customers and them you. Autex is a New Zealand-based manufacturing ...
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Weekend Catering Assistant, Edgecumbe

We are on the hunt for a reliable individual for this sole charge position based at our café located on site at the Fonterra factory in Edgecumbe. Working Saturday and Sunday, 6.30am – 1pm you will be: * Serving café style food to customers * Operating EFTPOS and POS machines with a smile * Carrying out basic food prep and baking * Moving and managing stock * Cleaning and doing ...
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Catering Assistants - Palmerston North

Are you a passionate foodie who knows their way around a café and prides themself on great customer service? 2 Positions: Monday to Friday 1.30pm - 8.30pm Saturday and Sunday 6am – 1pm We have two awesome opportunity for enthusiastic, dedicated, and experienced catering assistants/Cooks to join our team and help us deliver the best food experience in the industry. These are both sole ...
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Chef Manager - Office Max, Auckland

Situated in the heart of Office Max Headquarters you will find Café Max, proudly run by Cater Plus. This café has long been serving tasty meal options to both resident and visiting Office Max staff. After 2.5 years, this rare opening has arrived for a highly skilled, creative foodie to make their mark. Leading a vibrant team of 3, you will be a positive passionate creator that prides ...
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Cafe All Rounder - Jago Town Playground, Hamilton

Does the opportunity to use your outstanding café skills to prepare and serve exceptional food and crafted coffee within a family friendly, child focused environment appeal to you? Come and be part of something special! Jago Town is an indoor playground in Te Awa Mall, at The Base, and promises a fun filled experience for children and families to relax and celebrate. Our onsite café offers ...
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Casual Cook / Catering Assistant - Ashburton

We are on the lookout for a passionate Cook who would enjoy the opportunity to share their culinary skills with the 50 residents who call Terrace View Resthome in Ashburton home. This is a casual position to cover both Cook and Catering Assistant shifts as and when required to fill gaps in the roster and cover leave, so we are looking for someone who is flexible to work across the various ...
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Weekend Cook/Chef - Hamilton

Are you an experienced chef, or accomplished home cook looking to pick up a part-time job or additional hours? Looking for a new opportunity with a great Company? Yes, then look no further. We are on the lookout for an experienced Chef or accomplished Cook to support our kitchen at River Ridge Birthing Centre, Hamilton. Two days per week, 9am–5.30pm (preferably Sat/Sun). Here you will ...
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Weekend Chef, Aroha Care Centre, Wellington

- Saturday and Sunday (9.00am – 5.30pm) Are you an experienced Chef seeking that work/life balance, or an accomplished home cook looking to share your passion and skill with the residents of this aged care facility? Aroha Care Centre for the Elderly in Lower Hutt offers a warm, caring, Christian environment, with quality care and a sense of security. This is a position to cover the ...
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Cleaner -Elizabeth Knox, Auckland

Cleaning Superstar Wanted! Come and work for us at Elizabeth Knox Cleaning. Are you reliable with a can-do attitude? Can you follow instructions and show attention to detail? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the Cater Plus team as a cleaner at one of our largest rest home sites. Located at Elizabeth Knox Home and Hospital in Epsom, you will be close to amenities, nearby ...
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Catering Assistants- Elizabeth Knox Home and Hospital, Auckland

We have multiple opportunities for Catering Assistants available for people that thrive in a fast-paced environment, who have a can-do attitude and a friendly smile. To be successful you will need to be resilient and able to work under pressure to help us deliver the best food service experience in the industry! Elizabeth Knox Home and Hospital, Epsom, is one of our largest Resthome kitchens ...
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Weekend Chef - Bethesda Retirement Village, Auckland

Cater Plus is the proud food service provider for Bethesda Retirement Village. Nestled next to Puhinui Creek in Wiri, this modern, boutique village offers a range of living options and care services that align with the Seventh-day Adventist Church values. To support and assist in leading our food service we are looking for an experienced and motivated Chef who has a passion for plant and vegan ...
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Chef - Ons Dorp Kitchen, Auckland

Saturday and Sunday (6:30am – 3:00pm) Cater Plus is a locally-owned industry leader looking for a hands-on Chef to support and run the cooking service in one of our in-house kitchens at an aged care site in Henderson. Ons Dorp is a Retirement and Lifestyle Village with a Dutch flavor that caters for the care centre and village residents. The successful candidates will need to be ...
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