Zest Recruitment Lime Chef Cruise ship

Zest Recruitment (formerly known as Cordon Bleu Personnel) is a recruitment business that has been operating in Australia since 1981. We provide Temporary staff to help when someone is sick, on holiday or when your business experiences a busy period. Zest also offers Permanent staffing solutions.

Initially the company only operated in Queensland but we now operate in:


  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • India
  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • Fiji and
  • Dubai

Our primary focus is to match vacancies with skilled employees. Currently for vacancies within Australia we initially seek local talent but in the absence we then look further. Through our offices and partners we can source talent from several locations around the globe including Canada, the UK, South Africa and several parts of Asia.

headwait      For over 25 years we focused solely on providing hospitality professionals      on a temporary or permanent basis filling positions such as:

  • Chefs (all levels)
  • Bakers
  • Pastry Chefs
  • Waiters
  • Restaurant Managers
  • Human Resource Managers
  • Financial Controllers
  • Housekeepers
  • Bartenders and
  • Gaming Staff

In addition to operating as a recruiting organisation we also offer training and consulting services as well as access to other organisations that may be able to assist your business.

If you have any enquiries or would like some further information please do not hesitate to contact us.