RAIN Bar & Restaurant Our Team

Ryan & Kat Dippie

We purchased Rain Bar & Restaurant in 2010, since then we have grown as a town and family, we have 2 babies of our own, and an even bigger family and team at Rain Bar

Mark & Sarah Sopp

Mark and Sarah are our Head Chef and General Manager, they both started with Rain Bar over 8 years ago and have worked their way to the top. They are the hands on managers responsible for the awesome food and hospitality at Rain Bar & Restaurant

Our Team - Employment Opportunities

Duty Manager x 1


Rain Bar & Restaurant is a busy gastro restaurant that offers our guests comfortable, welcoming and efficient hospitality.  Our busy kitchen provides our guests with quality, flavour filled food.


We offer a variety of dining options from brunch through till dinner and dessert.  Because Papamoa is one of New Zealand’s fastest growing area’s we are open 7 day’s a week offering quality food, drink and hospitality.


We currently have two positions available, an Experienced Chef and a Duty Manager. If you'd like to apply for either of those positions, please download the job descriptions below and fill out the following form. We'll get back to you ASAP and confirm your application