Mount Washington Alpine Resort

Job Posting Details

<< Return to Opportunities Listing

Job Details DOWNLOAD PDF
Position: Kitchen Manager
Department: Food and Beverage
Status: Full Time
Posting Date: Oct-13-2021

Click links below to Apply Now!
        Copy and Paste Resume        
  Full Application Form        
     

JOB DESCRIPTION

Kitchen Manager

Location: Mt. Washington Alpine Resort, 1 Strathcona Parkway, Mt. Washington, BC, Canada

Employment Type: Permanent, Full Time

Reports To: Food & Beverage Manager

NOC: 6311

_____

Your Opportunity:

Mt. Washington Alpine Resort is about adventure. As a year-round recreation destination located on beautiful Vancouver Island, we are proud to offer our guests memorable dining experiences that compliment our outdoor activities and magnificent scenery.

We have an opening for a talented, experienced Kitchen Manager. The successful candidate is a working chef who will be responsible for planning menus, preparing food, and managing staff and budgets. Bringing a positive attitude, a professional appearance, plus excellent communication and team management skills, the Resort Chef will maintain the highest of culinary standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and direct food preparation and cooking activities of multiple restaurants, bistros, cafeterias, as well as our bustling catering business.
  • Recruit, train, schedule, and manage staff. Supervise activities of sous-chefs, chefs, and cooks.
  • Consult with guests regarding weddings, banquets, and other specialty catering functions.
  • Plan menus and ensure food meets quality standards.
  • Estimate food requirements and labour costs.
  • Arrange for equipment purchases and repairs.
  • Prepare and cook food, and work in all food service areas as required.

Required Experience & Qualifications:

  • 10 years' culinary experience, including experience supervising staff.
  • Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of kitchen operations.
  • Commitment to exceeding guest expectations.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills with the ability to set priorities for self and others.
  • Proven leadership skills and ability to develop and motivate staff.
  • Food Safe certification.
  • Good working knowledge of business software tools, including Excel and Word.
  • Able to multi-task and work in all food service areas as required.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills with the ability to set priorities for self and others.
  • Able to develop and motivate staff to achieve challenging goals.
  • Able to work well under pressure, meeting production schedules and timelines for service periods
  • Able to hold oneself and others accountable.
  • Able to communicate clearly in English.
  • Physically able to bend, kneel, twist, walk, lift and carry items of moderate weight, and stand for long periods of time.
  • Previous resort experience an asset.
  • Available for a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays, especially during key operating seasons. The Executive Chef will be required to work longer shifts as business needs require, especially during our busy winter season.

 


Select Application Method
        Copy and Paste Resume        
  Full Application Form        
     

Optional application method, fill out application and leave it at the Alpine Lodge Administration Office with a resume, or e-mail your resume to jobs@mountwashington.ca. Thank you to all that apply, please note only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

If you have any questions, please email us.

<< Return to Opportunities List.

Mount Washington Alpine Resort