Banff Park Lodge

Banff Park Lodge
Jan 30, 2020
Full time
Conveniently located in the Town of Banff, just steps away from the glacier-fed Bow River, Banff Park Lodge is a full-service Resort Hotel and Conference Centre. Here we experience the best of both worlds: the peace and solitude of a quiet location, yet quick access to a livelier scene in downtown Banff. The Banff Park Lodge has two sister properties; the Bow View Lodge and a new development scheduled to open late 2020. We are currently seeking 5 full-time permanent Chef De Partie's, required to work day shifts, evening shifts, weekends and holidays with opportunities for overtime hours. The salary for this position is based on experience, 32-40 hours per week. The start dates for these positions are January, April, May & June. Duties Include (but are not limited to): Plan and direct food preparation and cooking activities for a formal hotel dining room Estimate food requirements, prepare and cook meals and specialty foods including dishes for customers with food allergies or intolerances Instruct cooks in preparation, garnishing and presentation of food and in new cooking techniques Plan menus, ensure quality of food and portion control and create new recipes Requisition food, kitchen supplies and equipment Supervise cooks and kitchen staff Ideal Candidate: Cook trade certification required from a recognized vocational or technical college Three or more years’ experience in commercial cooking Fluent in English language (orally and written, and accurate numeracy) Working with others and supervising in a team environment Must be bondable Must possess good sense of taste, good health and stamina, excellent hand eye co-ordination, good math skills, good memory for details, and be artistic and have a creative talent Must have excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills and team building skills Must have excellent organizational skills and maintain a calm demeanour Employee Incentives: Staff accommodation is guaranteed with an immediate check-in; daily rent starting from $6.50 - $17.00 per day Three salary increases during first year of employment; term bonus available Friends and family rates available at all properties, F&B discounts available at Crave Mountain Grill and La Terrazza Dining Room & Lounge Health benefits available including life insurance, dental, medical and drug coverage Staff Cafe on site, free duty meal provided Ski Pass subsidy available, receive a return of up to $350; payroll deduction available Education reimbursement available Payroll deduction available for a local gym membership Monthly staff events hosted by our very own Social Committee Uniforms supplied and free cleaning available Living in beautiful Banff National Park! For those interested in this opportunity, please forward a copy of your resume to the email address provided, in-person at 222 Lynx Street, by fax to (403) 762-4740 or online at www.banffparklodge.com. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in our company!!