INNhotels Jasper Part Time Host Hostess

Jasper, AB
$15 an hour - Temporary, Part-time, Seasonal
Jasper, AB
$15 an hour
Job details

$15 an hour
Job type
Shift and schedule
Weekends as needed
Evening shift
Jasper, AB
Pulled from the full job description
Discounted or free food
On-site parking
Full job description
At INNHotels, our mission to share our Canadian experience of tourism, culture, and history with our guests begins first and foremost with our employees/team/staff that deliver this exceptional, quality experience. We wouldn’t be a leader in hospitality, sustainable tourism, or community development without the wonderful people that work with us to grow our company vision.

Are you a positive self motivated person who is adaptable and looking for change? Are you an excellent team motivator who is excited to work and live in the Athabasca Valley? If you are ready for outdoor adventures and meeting new people, then come join our team at the Jasper Inn & Suites where we can continue to create the best possible experiences for our guests and each other!

We are seeking a part time host to join our team for an exciting summer season!


As a team our goal is to create unforgettable, picture-perfect experiences for our guests. Your role in that goal is very important! As a Restaurant Host, your main objective is to provide quality service to each person while they are on site. Whether you are serving them breakfast or dropping off their room service, we want them to leave remembering what a positive experience you helped create for them.


Assigning guests to tables they prefer while keeping rotating in mind.
Cordially and professionally greet / welcome guests upon arrival;
Ensure that all set-ups are correct and complete;
Advise Restaurant / Banquet Manager of any guest complaints;
Observe and listen attentively to guest needs and requests, and write them down with accuracy;
Anticipate the guest needs and offer assistance;
Maintain a professional and pleasant demeanour at all times;
Provide quick service including last minute changes;
Ensure proper table set-ups at all times for various meal periods;
Properly and promptly clear and clean guests tables in a timely manner;
Ensure all table items including utensils, cutlery, serving plates, etc. are spotless clean and in perfect condition before the guest uses them;
Carry trays, plates, glasses, etc. to and from guests tables;
Perform other related duties as required by the Restaurant Manager.

You are a team player who is excited to create a great experience for the guests of INNHotels! You are positive, driven and have a ‘glass half full’ outlook on life. Your other traits include:

A passion for customer service and a strong attention to detail;
Energetic, flexible, reliable, respectful, hands-on individual with initiative and integrity;
Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced work environment;
Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills;
Friendly and pleasant demeanour, courteous, self-motivated, and professional;
Ability to work efficiently with minimal supervision, independently and as part of a team;
Ability to work different shift hours; nights and weekends
Ability to learn and answer questions regarding them menu and hotel services.
Knowledge of restaurant POS systems is preferred, but not a must;
At least one year of Restaurant Host experience is preferred.

Jasper Inn & Suites is part of INNHotels, a family of independent hotels. We have properties in Canmore, Jasper, Red Deer, Stony Plain, Grande Cache, Valemount and Invermere.


A great work environment with opportunities for development and career advancement within Jasper Inn & Suites and the INNHotels family of hotels
Competitive compensation packages
Staff events and seasonal discounts on local adventure activities
Hotel Discounts as part of the INNHotels family of hotels
The opportunity to live and work in the beautiful Athabasca Valley
Staff accommodation available
Do you think you would make a good candidate? Apply online with your resume and cover letter stating why you are interested in this role and area to live. We would like to thank all applicants for applying, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Types: Part-time, Seasonal
Contract length: 5 months

Pay: $15.00 per hour


Discounted or free food
On-site parking

Evening shift

Customer service: 1 year (preferred)
Hosting: 1 year (preferred)
Work Location: In person

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