Careers

We are currently in need of applicants for the following positions below.

Interested Applicants may send their comprehensive CV through email: isolde.arquitola@kahunaresort.com

Pastry Chef / Cook

Duties
Pastry chefs who work in restaurants are responsible for deciding the dessert menu. They also meet with the other chefs to plan the whole menu such that the desserts are complementary to the appetizers and entrées, allowing for good food pairing.

Another task for pastry chefs is working on the budget for the baking and pastry department of the kitchen; he is also responsible for ordering ingredients and supplies. Consequently, the pastry chef will also work with the chefs of other departments to develop the overall budget for the kitchen.

Education and Training

  • Bachelor's degree in Culinary.

Experience

  • With experience as pastry chef/cook

Physical Attributes

  • Male/Female
  • Pleasing Personality
  • 5'5" above for Male 5'2" above for Female

Qualities
Pastry chefs need to have the culinary expertise and experience to make a wide variety of desserts and baked goods, including doing confectionery work and creating centerpiece or showpieces (notably desserts like wedding cakes). They must, therefore, not only understand and appreciate the subtleties of flavour pairings and different tastes, but they should also have a good aesthetic sense for food and pastry presentation.

Similarly, it is important for a pastry chef to be creative, detail-oriented, and passionate about they work that she does and the desserts she creates. Being enthusiastic about the idea of having a full-time job making cakes, tarts, and other pastries.

Other

  • Single/married
  • Can start immediately

Interested Applicants may send their comprehensive CV through email:
isolde.arquitola@kahunaresort.com.

 

Kitchen Steward

Duties
They are responsible for making sure dishes, pots and pans are cleaned on a daily basis. It requires a lot of hard work and dishwashers usually work under harsh and undesirable conditions. They also help cooks with certain tasks and functions and they must know how to operate certain machinery.

Education and Training

  • Graduate of any course.

Experience

  • Preferably with experience as steward (fast food, hotel, restaurant).

Physical Attributes

  • Male/Female
  • Pleasing Personality
  • 5'5" above for Male 5'2" above for Female

Qualities
Besides washing dishes, a restaurant dishwasher has to clear plates and ensure food scraps and paper debris end up in the correct receptacles. He stacks clean dishes and cooking vessels in an orderly fashion and correctly stores silverware and cooking utensils. His job description frequently includes other cleaning jobs like sweeping and mopping floors, wiping down counters and maintaining walk-in freezers and refrigerators.

Other

  • Single/married
  • Can start immediately

Interested Applicants may send their comprehensive CV through email:
isolde.arquitola@kahunaresort.com.

 

Front Office Receptionist

Duties
Front office receptionist runs the front office operations of hospitality establishments, such as hotels and resorts. Front office agents are the focal point for all guest reception inquiries. They manage guest reservations, check-in guests upon their arrival and provide excellent customer service to promote a positive first impression of the establishment. They communicate with guests and all members of the hotel staff and remain professional and courteous in all their dealings.

Education and Training

  • Bachelor's degree in HRM.

Experience

  • Preferably with experience as front desk or customer related job.

Physical Attributes

  • Male/Female
  • Pleasing Personality
  • 5'5" above for Male 5'2" above for Female

Qualities
The competencies required to carry out the responsibilities of front office receptionist include an up-to-date knowledge of the resort establishment's guest programs, promotions and reservation handling procedures. Individuals possessing a customer service mindset and the ability to promote positive relations, manage multiple simultaneously occurring tasks, respect guest privacy and exercise discretion, focus on details and remain stationary for extended periods of time are well-suited for front office receptionist positions.

Other

  • Single/married
  • Can start immediately

Interested Applicants may send their comprehensive CV through email:
isolde.arquitola@kahunaresort.com.

 

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About Kahuna
Kahuna Hotel, Cafe and Restaurant is situated in the heart of the most privileged surf destination in the Philippines, San Juan, La Union. Kahuna is a boutique resort and spa with Balinese-inspired cottages that peer out directly into the beach. The calming sounds of rolling waves, beautiful sunset and great ambience are available for our guest to bask in.

Its charming 31 rooms, bar, restaurant and pool face an ocean cove and sandy beach. The architecture resembles a fusion of Filipino and Balinese-style beach houses with wh...
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