Banff Pursuit Pastry Cook

Banff Jasper Collection by Pursuit
Banff, AB
$17.50–$19.50 an hour - Full-time, Part-time, Seasonal
Job details
$17.50–$19.50 an hour
Job type
Wage is $17.50-$19.50 per hour, depending on experience.
What will be your daily pursuit?:
Crafting food items to fuel our guests in their explorations of the park!
What perks can you expect?:
Work in a dynamic, culturally diverse team from around the globe
Work experience in an iconic, unforgettable, and inspiring location
Free access to Pursuit attractions for staff and family, send a friend at half the price!
Discounted hotel stays under Pursuit’s lodging offerings, and discounted food & beverage and retail experiences
A safe work environment with structured COVID procedures and vaccination policies
The chance to work in an inclusive culture and make life-long friends
Access to subsidized mental health and wellness resources
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?:
Attention to maintaining a clean and efficient work environment
General food preparation as directed by Sous Chef/ Supervisor or above
Responsible use of Kitchen equipment as directed by Sous Chef/Supervisor or above
Clean and maintain kitchen equipment and cooking utensils as directed by Sous Chef/Supervisor or above
All food items packaged/portioned as per specifications provided
Maintain FIFO, labels, and dates
Assisting with shipping and receiving of product/packaged food items
Attention to maintaining a clean and efficient work environment
Assist in receiving duties as delegated
Ensuring that leftover food is stored properly
What skills and experience do you need for this job?:
Demonstrate a positive attitude, strong sense of teamwork
Have some basic knowledge of baking and pastry techniques
Commitment to follow all safety standards, practices and requirements
Previous kitchen experience is an asset
Food Safe certification is an asset
Physically able to lift and carry up to 50lbs
Ability to work standing for extended periods of time
What will your work environment be like?:
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
Full time and part time positions available
This job description describes this role at a high level, but no document can anticipate every single task, issue or project that could come up. We work as a team and believe that we succeed together – these job duties may change based on the needs of the team and company as a whole.

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.