Open Positions


Senior Waiter/Waitress

Senior Waiter/Waitress wanted for Dream work location

If you’re passionate about hospitality and want to work in a dream location with a fun team of experienced professionals, then keep reading! 

About the business

This is an amazing opportunity for exceptional wait staff to work in a dream location on Onetangi Beach, Waiheke Island. Ki Māha is the newest hospitality destination restaurant and wine brand, that delivers a high quality hospitality offering.

Ki Māha speaks of pleasure, of contentment in a special place perfectly balanced between land and sea. Showcasing one of the best beachside experiences New Zealand has to offer, our dishes express the very essence of distinctly Aotearoa cuisine.

We are looking for passionate wait staff at a high level, who love providing a high level of customer service to take on full time positions at Ki Māha, for the current summer season and beyond. You must possess a passion for the dining scene, and be self motivated with a can do attitude.

This is a great opportunity to join an experienced, passionate team with opportunities to up skill and advance your career.

To create a great work life balance on beautiful Waiheke Island, the ideal candidate must be currently living on the island or can relocate within the next two weeks.

The right to work in New Zealand, with the right skills for the position is essential.

About the roles

We are looking for waiters and waitresses capable of delivering exceptional customer service experiences, and maintaining a high level of service even under pressure. Creating great dining stories for our customers is something we want you to be passionate about. This is a senior role and the ideal candidate should have at least 1 year experience as a senior waiter / waitress.

Duties/ Competencies

  • Competently take food and beverage orders, serve orders, answer questions and attend to customer requests with a great can do attitude.
  • Extensive knowledge of food glossary and beverage list, to be able to competently inform customer choices
  • Use sales techniques to up-sell or add-on sell on menu items.
  • Positive attitude, outgoing, friendly personality, able to work well under pressure and in a team environment.
  • Good communication skills (oral)

If you’d love to join our team, please email your CV and a cover letter to

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• name
• contact information
• location
• interactions with us
• billing or purchase information

We collect your personal information in order to:

• take bookings
• reply to queries
• add people to our email database who opt in

Providing some information is optional. If you choose not to enter phone number, email address and name, we’ll be unable to confirm bookings. We keep your information safe by never storing payment details, these are stored by ResDiary and subject to their strict security policies. Any personal data that is held by us is held securely and only able to be accessed by management.
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