Off on a Sunday drive? Need catering in Franklin? Weekend out of town? Fancy a coffee and something sweet at a local community cafe?

Journey the wild west coast to Port Waikato where we will be waiting with great coffee, awesome food and Sunset Beach at the front door.

Come and respite, refuel, play a game, or merely relax at Sylvia’s.

Its hard to leave once you’re here.


We require a full complement of staff, which includes a Chef or a Trainee Chef, Kitchen Hand, Barista and Wait Staff. The work is part time and you need to be available on the weekends when we are at our busiest.

You will be working closely with Sylvia to fulfil her goal of being an iconic local venue where people come to have a great experience. You must be dynamic, have flair, be able to multi-task and above all be able to connect with our customers. These positions require energy and enthusiasm, the right attitude, excellent people skills and the ability to work under pressure and to work hard.

Previous experience is preferred. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in NZ and have a valid work visa. For the right people Sylvia may be able to negotiate support with accommodation.

Secure your dream summer working and surfing locally at the sweet west coast holiday spot of Port Waikato. Please send your CV and a covering letter to sylvia.dwen@gmail.com

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