The StandardX, Melbourne

Do you have what it takes to be a Chef at The StandardX, Melbourne?

We’re looking for CDP and Commis Chefs who are passionate about all things cooking, with a good working knowledge of kitchen operations, Asian cuisine and order of service, along with a deep appreciation of quality food and proven knowledge of production and cooking techniques. 

Join an exciting pre-opening Hotel team and the most powerful international brand in the Boutique Hotel business, into the Australian Hotel scene. Standard International is a New York based hospitality company founded in 1999. The Standard’s irreverent and playful sensibility, combined with a careful consideration of design, detail and service, have established its reputation as a pioneer of hospitality, travel, dining, nightlife and beyond.


Duties & Responsibilities  

  • Contribute to the execution of all daily culinary operations.
  • Ability to thrive in a busy high-volume, high-energy kitchen environment and can manage multiple tasks with ease. 
  • A proven track record in a high-quality commercial kitchen.
  • Demonstrate professional culinary & food safety skills and qualifications.
  • Display a highly motivated and pro-active attitude, act with professionalism and positivity in all interactions.
  • Multi-task and demonstrate excellent time management skills and a high level of attention to detail.
  • Prepare all mise-en-place requirements and food required by the Senior Chefs on duty.
  • Maintain a clean, safe working area at all times.
  • Comply with all Hotel Policies and Procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant occupational Health and safety procedures including a knowledge of HACCP.

Experience, Qualifications & Skills

  • Innovative and creative approach to cooking.
  • Experience with Asian cuisine.
  • Thorough understanding of food safety requirements.
  • Hold appropriate qualifications in commercial cookery.
  • Thrive in a busy, team environment.
  • Be a good communicator and open to sharing feedback and ideas.
  • Flexible with working hours including weekends.

The Standard

We are not for everyone …. but everyone is welcome.

The Standard Values

Unconventional & Compassionate | Individuality & Teamwork | Creative & Pragmatic

To apply – please email your CV and cover letter to HR –

All applicants must have the right to work in Australia.