View photos

Live-in Chef & Lodge Host(ess)

JobBackcountry lodgesCallaghan Country's Journeyman Lodge, Whistler, BC, Canada

Description

Company Information We are a winter adventure centre located in the Upper Callaghan Valley. It is a 20-minute drive south of Whistler, BC (45 min. north of Squamish, BC). Part of the experience, our customers can enjoy a variety of winter recreation activities including alpine ski and snowboard touring, Nordic skiing, and snowshoeing…all self-propelled from our cozy staging facilities at the Alexander Falls Touring Centre. In the heart of Callaghan Country is the deluxe Journeyman Lodge – an intimate backcountry Inn that can host up to 24 guests. Both our lodge and day guests represent a wide range of winter recreation enthusiasts: from never-ever beginners to highly skilled and savvy mountain adventurers. We embrace everyone who walks through our doors, always mindful of our intention to evoke the spirits of CHALLENGE, INSPIRATION, and ENRICHMENT in nature’s beauty. Overview As the lodge Chef, your primary responsibility is to ensure that food service is second to none. You will design, execute, and manage all kitchen and catering needs at the lodge. You will determine our winter season menu that can easily be adapted to accommodate a barrage of unique dietary allergies and requirements. You will be accountable to effectively manage the kitchen and facilities in compliance with all health and safety regulations by ensuring 24-7 adherence. Depending on the compositions of the lodge facility team, you may also be the team leader in delivering first class results to all of our guests. This position is highly customer service oriented, so you will also responsible for working directly with the Lodge Host(ess) to ensure each and every guest has an incredible stay at the lodge. You are a chef, a baker, and a host(ess). It is your attention to detail and your commitment to first-class service and hospitality that will add the finishing touch to the entire experience. You are passionate about the backcountry experience, and you enjoy sharing the experience with the guests. You make each guest feel welcome and strive to make them feel special, comfortable, relaxed, safe, taken care of, and generally, right at home. You recognize that each guest is an individual and has unique needs, values, and behavior styles. It is your mission to understand and learn about each guest so that you can find ways to add value to their individual experience. You recognize that some guests may seem ‘high maintenance,’ but you see these people as an opportunity for you to practice your patience and understanding so that you can contribute positively to their vacation. You are a true people person, yet you thrive on the challenge of living in a remote location for long periods of time. You are adventurous, and you love the outdoors. You are an independent self-starter, a hard-worker, and a team player. You have a keen eye for detail and you take the initiative to do what needs to be done to ensure that each guest has an incredible time. You are passionate about providing amazing hospitality to each and every guest.

Availability

2019

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

2020

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Min. stay

4 months

Max. stay

5 months

Skills we are looking for

HospitalityHospitality
Chef
Guest service
Housekeeper
Kitchen help
Server
SkillsSkills
Handywork
Maintenance
Trail builder

What are the job details

Work/WeekWork/Week
5 days a week
Hours/DayHours/Day
8 hours
SalarySalary
To be discussed
ApplicantsApplicants
Local
National
International
Couples ok
Friends ok
RequirementsRequirements
Proof of certifications
Work Visa
Over 21 years old
Must speak:Must speak:
English

Our ideal candidates are seeking an opportunity in a semi-remote location in the beautiful Coast Mountains of BC. We are hiring for multiple positions - working couples encouraged to apply!

What's in it for you

Room typeRoom type
Private
FoodFood
Breakfast
Lunch
Diner
Access to sport equipmentAccess to sport equipment
Ski
PerksPerks
Kitchen Access
Tours & Activities

We offer:



Industry discount on regular in-store retail pricing

Access to supplier staff deals

Free skiing at Ski Callaghan Nordic Area

Complimentary overnight for 2 at the lodge

Free personal usage of Rental Equipment including Salomon classic and skate packages + demo line, snowshoes, and touring gear



Key roles eligible for onsite staff housing or room (remote location)

Adventures near by

LandLand
Hike
Mountaineer
SnowSnow
Backcountry
Ski & board
Ice climb

We are located in the Sea to Sky region of BC's Coast Mountain range. Name an adventure activity and chances are you'll find it in a 50km radius.

The Area

Our company is a winter adventure center located 20-minute drive south of Whistler, BC (45 min. north of Squamish, BC). Our customers can enjoy a variety of winter recreation activities including alpine ski and snowboard touring, Nordic skiing, and snowshoeing…all self-propelled from our cozy staging facilities at the Alexander Falls Base Area. In the heart of

Our deluxe Lodge – an intimate backcountry Inn that can host up to 24 guests. Both our lodge and day guests represent a wide range of winter recreation enthusiasts: from never-ever beginners to highly skilled and savvy mountain adventurers. We embrace everyone who walks through our doors, always mindful of our intention to evoke the spirits of CHALLENGE, INSPIRATION, and ENRICHMENT in nature’s beauty.