Maligne Lake Chef de Partie

Banff Jasper Collection by Pursuit
Jasper, AB
$22–$24 an hour - Full-time
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$22–$24 an hour
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Starting hourly wage for $22-24/hour, depending on experience
A $1.50 per hour retention bonus, paid at end of season
This position will be a part of the Gratituity Pool
$500 Signing Bonus!
What will be your daily pursuit?:
To support, coach and inspire the line cook and kitchen operations supporting staff in the delivery of an exceptional hospitality culinary experience, fueling our guests and staff for adventure!
What perks can you expect?:
Private room with an ensuite bathroom is included for a low cost whilst residing at Maligne Lake!
Dinner is provided 7 nights a week complimentary, as well as lunch on each shift
Work in a dynamic, culturally diverse team from around the globe
Full-time work of 35+ hours weekly across the summer season
Shared kitchen and common room with TV, games, fire pit and free laundry!
Discounted food and beverage options are also available when visiting other Pursuit properties!
Free access to Pursuit attractions for staff and family or send a friend at half the price!
Discounted hotel stays under Pursuit’s lodging offerings, and retail experiences
Complimentary canoes and kayaks available daily, and can be booked for overnight trips (Only available at Maligne Lake, and subject to availability)
Seasonal work experience in iconic, unforgettable, and inspiring locations
Fast-paced and active position – get your step counter ready!
The chance to work in an inclusive culture and make life-long friends
Opportunities for career growth or future work at other Pursuit locations
Access to one of the world’s most beautiful and iconic National Parks
What will you do in this job?:
A CDP s a lead supervisor of all food preparation while coordinating the work of Cooks and Dishwashers. Responsibilities include;
Ensure consistency in the preparation of all food items for a la carte, buffet and ‘grab and go’ menus according to the recipes and standards
Supervises, expedites, and participates in food preparation, in accordance with standards of quality, quantity, taste and presentation
Assists with the training and cross-training of kitchen personnel
Have full knowledge of all menu items
Checks food for taste, temperature, and visual appeal
Ensures the satisfaction of guest requests for special food items
A promoter of teamwork inter-departmentally to ensure on-going positive relations within the kitchen, front of house operations, along with other departments
Ensuring staff are adhering to workplace safety procedures, continually keeping safety top of mind
Assisting with ordering products, checking orders received for quantity and quality of product
Assist with staff development and training
What skills and experience do you need for this job?:
3 years’ experience in a culinary field
Previous experience in a leadership as asset, but not required
Comfortable delivering a la carte, banquet, and buffet service
Proven success in the ability to implement and maintain standards
Strong background in banquets, high volume cafeterias or high production kitchen
Creative and innovative personality
Comfortable working on your feet for extended periods of time in both an indoor and outdoor environment.
Be prepared for all weather conditions (Snow, Rain, Wind, Hail)
Must meet the Organization grooming and appearance standards
Experience living and working in a remote camp setting or busy ski resort an asset, but not required
To honor our commitment to be “Always Honest” all employees must consent to a criminal record check
What will your work environment be like?:
This fun summer job runs from May 8 until October 13, 2023!
Beautiful. You’ll work in iconic, unforgettable and inspiring locations. You’ll see amazing scenery and wildlife. You’ll participate in team events – and fun!
Independent. You’ll spend your days in and around National Parks
Remote. Our home is filled with trees, lakes and blue-bird skies; rather than buildings, freeways and smog. Connect with friends around a bonfire instead of through WiFi
Busy. You need to be prepared for a physical working environment with walking, stair climbing, bending, reaching, lifting (up to 50 pounds with assistance) required
To handle this job successfully, any person hired must be able to perform responsibilities as described. Pursuit will make any reasonable accommodation to help a person with disabilities perform their job. This job is based in Alberta, Canada. Relocation to the area and the legal ability to work in Canada is required.

EEO Information: Pursuit is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. Pursuit values diverse backgrounds and experience and we welcome all who are eligible to work in Canada to apply! We thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. If selected for an interview, please advise us if you require an accommodation.