• Super slick new restaurant
  • Top quality premium produce
  • Well-known restaurant brand/operator

The Restaurant

This will be one of the most beautiful restaurants in Brisbane, with sweeping views and a stylish mix of heritage and modernity.  Bringing this well-known and highly respected brand to Queensland, it will set the bar and be the talk of the town.

As head sushi chef, you will not only be involved in one of the most exciting openings of the year but you’ll also have the chance to work for a company that has been at the forefront of Japanese fine dining for a long time and is known as one of the best.  The kitchen will be brand new and completely open to the restaurant.

The Role

You’ll need to be an experienced Sushi chef, especially in preparing all whole fish with skill and technique.  This is a high profile opening so they’ll be a lot of expectation on the restaurant. As head sushi chef, you should be calm under pressure, and it is also essential if you are a good communicator.

It is a large and will be a very busy restaurant so ideally you’ll have had previous experience working in high volume. Being ultra-organised with both set up, ordering and stock is a bonus point.

You must have extensive knowledge of all sushi menu items.  You’ll also be involved in developing and testing new dishes with the Executive Chef.

You will be responsible for setting up the sushi kitchen before the shift, monitoring inventory etc., along with managing several kitchen crew.


  • 5 years plus Sushi Chef experience
  • Must have an understanding of food safety regulations, including knowledge of HACCP
  • Must have a passion for providing an excellent dining experience for the guests and be a team player
  • Knowledge of technique (including, but not limited to those associated with Japanese cuisine.


Not only will you be working with a high quality operator, you’ll also be spending your days in a beautiful location.  This is your chance to stamp your name on something brand new and become part of a highly successful new business.

You’ll be rewarded with a very competitive salary of up to $80K+S, depending on skills and experience.  Also a bonus share of the restaurant tips.


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