What we do?

Hobat specialises in Hospitality recruitment with a strong focus on European chefs.

  • Hospitality recruitment.
  • Seasonal chefs for the ski season.
  • Seasonal chefs for summer jobs.
  • Payrol an secondment.
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Hobat will find the right chef for you

Why you should work with Hobat

  • Transparent process with fixed fees.
  • We will only introduce matching candidates.
  • Hobat has a professional team recruiting full time.
  • No cure, no pay system.
  • We always search for the best possible match for the chef and the restaurant.
Hobat can get candidates for your kitchen vacancies

Kitchen positions

Hobat can provide chefs for al kitchen positions. We will help you find chefs for any level and culinary background. If you need a Chef de Partie, Sous Chef or a Head Chef we got you covered! Please let us know more about your kitchen and we will start searching for the right candidate.

Let Hobat find your next chef.


  • What kind of chef’s can work with Hobat?

    We work with chef’s of all levels and culinary backgrounds. No kitchen is the same. That’s why our mission is to make the best possible matches between chefs and restaurants.

  • How much will I earn at Hobat?

    Every restaurant and every job is unique. Every job comes with its own responsibilities and benefits. When you see a specific job you can always ask our recruiters for a salary indication. It’s also possible to give your salary indication to our recruiters when you send your CV. We are happy to advise if we have jobs that would match your indication.

  • Is accommodation included with the job?

    We provide jobs with and without accommodation. Please check out the job description for information about accommodation.

  • How does an agency like Hobat get paid?

    For you as a chef we do all the hard work for free :). We like to make sure both parties are happy before we send our bill to the restaurant. So when we find the right chef a restaurant will pay our recruitment fee.

  • Do You Only Staff in the Netherlands?

    Nope! Hobat works across Europe. In some countries we have better connections of course. Please let us know what you are looking for and we will advise accordingly.

  • What should I be wearing on the job?

    You will get clothing advice within your contract details.

  • Can Hobat help me find a job?

    If you are a chef with a diploma, yes we can! Please tell us what you are looking for and we start searching for the best match for you. We only collect our recruitment fee from the restaurant so it is free for you. Tell us what you are searching for, sit back and let us introduce you to possible matching restaurants.

Are you ready to find a new chef?

Please get in touch. We would love to find out how we can help you!