World class wine, olive groves, beautiful beaches and some of our country’s finest restaurants and eateries – There’s a reason Waiheke was named one of the world’s top 10 regions to visit. An amazing place to work and call home.



Interested in temping? The Sauce – Waiheke has assignments and the expertise to assist the local community and talent with temporary hospitality work.  We are happy to be your bit on the side, whether you need some extra cash, like the odd nights shift or the variety of working for different clients, we can help you.

The Sauce is always looking for temporary staff, who have flexibility, professionalism, great hospitality skills and a good work ethic.  Our mission is to help assist you with a steady stream of temporary jobs.

If you are interested in temping on Waiheke, apply today!


We recruit across all levels, from wait staff to executive chef and Senior Management roles.

We are all about partnering with you, listening to what you actually want, giving you honest feedback and advice and ultimately finding a long term career opportunity that fits you perfectly.

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As Waiheke’s tourism numbers continue to climb – our hospitality industry is only going to get busier, bigger and better – which means the importance of finding and having great staff is even greater.

We understand the challenges the local market face – and our main focus is to provide professional, temp and permanent hospitality staffing solutions to the local businesses. Our growing staffing pool means that we have access to a diverse range of skills. We supply staff for private and corporate functions, hotels, cafes, restaurants, bars, catering and more.

If you are looking for temp or permanent staff we’d love to hear from you.

As a Waiheke local with a love of the hospitality industry – Michelle will be your secret ingredient for any temporary staffing solution. Michelle has over a decade of experience in HR and recruitment, in New Zealand and Internationally, and in that time she’s seen it all and understands how best to place and manage people. She’s all about supporting the community, building and up skilling local talent.

Michelle Miller

Waiheke Talent Scout