Head Chef Pastry - Pâtissier

We are looking for an ambitious candidate to lead the pastry team at the well-known fairytale hotel Dalen Hotel.

Dalen Hotel located in the heart of Telemark is a unique adventure hotel from 1894 built in the Norwegian dragon style. With 49 rooms, a majestic hall, historic lounges and a fine dining restaurant in original condition, Dalen Hotel is one of Norway's most distinctive hotels. The hotel is open seasonally from April to October and has its high season during the summer months.

Since the hotel's opening in 1894, Restaurant Bandak has had French cuisine on the menu and a classic serving style to meet the needs of Europe's travellers that frequented the hotel. The restaurant experience is still one of the great highlights for guests visiting the iconic Dalen Hotel.

As Head Chef Pastry you are a central part of the management team in the kitchen, and you will assist the sous chef and Executive chef Peter Sandqvist with the daily operations and managing the pastry department. You will also always be a role model for your colleagues in the kitchen and in the restaurant. Experience from fine dining is a plus.

Restaurant Bandak is a gourmet restaurant with high ambitions, and we serve classic French cuisine with the help of local products from Telemark and Norway. 

About you

  • Well trained and experienced chef from similar positions, fine dining is a must.
  • Passionate and hands-on leader that inspires the team to deliver on the highest level.
  • You have a great attitude and positive energy that contributes to a healthy working environment.
  • You are a structured and strategic leader that works smart and efficiently
  • Genuinely interested in creating the best guest experience

What we offer

  • An exciting work environment on one of Norway's most famous and renowned hotel 
  • The possibility to work with a highly professional and motivated team 
  • Affordable staff housing and competitive conditions 
  • Staff benefits at NHG´'s hotels
  • Good development and career opportunities in a growing company 
  • Work in what might be Norway's most beautiful surroundings 

The hotel is owned by Norwegian Hospitality Group AS, which also owns and operates 8 other hotels in the Oslofjord region and Strömstad in Sweden. After the end of the season at Dalen Hotel there are good opportunities continue your career within the company.

Starting date:  15.04.2024

End date: 08.10.2024

More information regarding this position and all other vacant positions on our webpage.


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