Sweeten up your career with My Chocolate Box! 


My Chocolate Box is New Zealand’s fastest growing chocolate brand.


We have the following vacancies in our business!


Date Advertised:  22 August 2017

Start Date: Immediate

Remuneration: $18+ per hour, depending on experience

Be the envy of all your friends by becoming a chocolatier for My Chocolate Box!

Due to the rapid growth of our chocolate business, we have a vacancy for a new chocolatier to join our  hard working and passionate team.

As a chocolatier, your role will involve the following:


  • Creation and manufacture of our monthly My Chocolate Box chocolates
  • Tempering chocolate
  • Spraying moulds with coloured cocoa butter
  • Piping, mould casting, sealing, and demoulding
  • Taste testing (yes, this is a real thing!)
  • Weighing and following recipes
  • General kitchen duties (we have a dishwasher so don’t fret, but we all clean as we go, so you will too)
  • Helping with packing when we are overwhelmed with orders

Ideally, you will have some experience working with-in pastry or chocolate, but this is not a pre-requistite so long as you have a passion and flair for kitchen work.  We are looking for the following skills & attributes:

  • Fun, energetic, and easy to get along with (precious people need not apply)
  • Passionate about food, especially chocolate & desserts
  • Organised
  • Hard Working
  • Fit & healthy (see note below)
  • Good coordiantion (a kitchen is no place for someone clumsy)
  • Patience, and excellent attention to detail
  • Takes pride in producing excellent work
  • Team player and can take instruction well

Preference will be given to those with pastry qualifications or experience working in the chocolate industry. Chocolate making can be physically demanding, so you must be fit & healthy with no injuries that would prevent you from being effective in this role. Also, if your CV shows you have had a different job every 6 months, then you probably aren’t the right fit for our brand either. 


This is a rare opportunity to join our company at a ground floor level, with plenty of career advancement opporunties as we expand and grow our business. We only want exceptional people in our team, so if this sounds like you, why not get in touch and tell us why you are the stand out candidate we have been waiting for!

Apply here with your CV and Cover Letter.

Alternatively, send your application to us at hello@kako.co.nz