Destination Canada - Culinary Opportunities

Destination Canada - Culinary Opportunities
Employment type: Full-time
FAIRMONT
City: Jasper
Last visit: 2014-10-29
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-29

Description:

Destination Canada - Culinary Opportunities

Combine valuable work experience with an energetic, fun lifestyle in one of Canada's most breathtaking resorts! At The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, you will be an ambassador for our hotel by providing exceptional service.  Your warm, personal attention and knowledge of our outstanding offerings will make our guests feel unique and valued.

 

Please note:

The majority of positions will have start dates between the beginning of April to June with ends dates from the end of August to mid-October.  Permanent/Year-round positions are also available beginning in April.

Permanent/Year-round positions are also available

Candidates will be matched to positions based upon experience & qualifications

Please indicate your preference and availability in your cover letter

Job responsibilities vary based upon position and will be discussed during the interview process

Please confirm which type of Canadian work authorization you possess/have been approved for and when this is effective from

 

Qualifications:

Previous experience in area desired is strongly preferred

Highly responsible & reliable

Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team

Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Strong interpersonal and problem solving ability

Excellent communication and organizational skills   

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to): 

Constant standing and walking throughout shift

Frequent lifting and carrying up to 35 lbs

Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting

Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Living and Working Jasper: The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is surrounded by the snow capped mountains and enchanting lakes of Jasper National Park; a UNESCO designated World Heritage Site. The Lodge is a 446 room award winning luxury resort located in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, approximately 365 km west of Edmonton. The town of Jasper has approximately 5500 permanent residents and is a 10 minute car ride from The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. The hotel operation encompasses the operation of rooms, 9 food and beverage outlets, golf course, riding stables, and recreation facilities including boating, cycling, tennis, skating, skiing, etc. Colleagues can enjoy reduced rates on golf, tennis, boating, bike rentals, horseback riding, ski hill passes, and more!  In Jasper, you will be joining a community that is full of energy and excitement. From the elk grazing outside of your door to the long summer nights - you will love the true essence of Jasper and all that it has to offer. For more information on what it is like to live and work in Jasper as well as detailed information about our staff accommodations visit www.explorejasper.com/jpl.htm.

 

Perks: Organized staff activities, subsidized staff housing and meals, employee travel program, food & beverage/spa/golf discounts, competitive benefit plans (medical, vision, dental employee assistance program.

 

Visa Requirements: Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.

 

APPLY TODAY: Whether you're launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http:www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts-and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

 

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS

At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities-throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific-as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Career Level: Entry Level

Industry: Hospitality

Job Function: Hospitality and Food Service