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Job offer description

Are you looking for a new exciting adventure in the gastronomy field? Would you like to see northern lights? Join our team in Lapland for the next winter season 2023/2024.

We are looking for Chefs / Cooks for various places such as restaurants, hotel restaurants, gas stations in various locations in Lapland (Rovaniemi, Levi, Ylläs, Saariselkä, and others). Our clients are well-known in Finland and serving high-quality food to customers.


  • Working in service station restaurants / hotel restaurants / other restaurants
  • Various locations in Lapland
  • Preparation of a la carte menus / breakfast / buffet tables
  • Ensure the standards of the portions prepared
  • Other possible duties ( daily inventories, warehouse monitoring during the shift, maintaining cleanliness in the kitchen...)
  • Working language: English

Still, hesitating? Here are 10 reasons to become a chef at Barona:

  1. Our Chefs will be paid for every hour they work

  2. Our Chefs will have a work-life balance

  3. Our Chefs will have full support

  4. Our Chefs will remember why they wanted to become professional chefs

  5. Our Chefs will always have the opportunity to learn

  6. Our Chefs will have a personalized induction

  7. Our Chefs will always be fully prepped for every job

  8. Our Chefs' feedback and opinions will be valued

  9. Our Chefs will raise the standards across the hospitality industry

  10. Our Chefs will become part of a team

If you're ready to embark on this opportunity, don't miss your chance and send your application directly to our job advertisement!

Job requirements


  • A genuine passion for cooking
  • Knowledge of cooking techniques, knife skills, and time management
  • Relevant educational background
  • Relevant work experience in a similar position is an advantage
  • Communicative English level (min. B1)
  • Great team player skills
  • Proactive attitude and willingness to learn every day
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks with attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment


  • Fixed-term Finnish employment contract, from mid October 2023 until end of March 2024
  • Salary: according to relevant collective agreement + extras for working evening and night shifts (depends on the client)
  • Working schedule: 112,5h per three weeks or 90h per three weeks (depends on the client)
  • Possibility of additional shifts and extra hours (depends on the client)
  • Start date: upon agreement
  • Multi-cultural environment
  • A friendly and fun working environment
  • We encourage work-life balance
  • Healthcare benefits
  • Relocation and accommodation assistance, if needed (single room/double room, approximate price 200-400 €/month)
Job restrictions

The right to work in Finland is required

Job details
Occupation field:
Work experience:
Work experience is required
Duration of work experience:
Between 2 and 5 years
Language skills:
  • English
  • Good
Salary range:
Not provided
Date of expiry:

About company

With us, you will find motivated hotel and restaurant professionals just when you need them most. We have the expertise of all the HoReCa – hotel, restaurant and catering – functions and our goal is to help hotel and restaurant industry grow and flourish with competent and motivated personnel.Whether you are looking for reliable employees or aiming to develop your business and personnel, we have… Find out more