Sunshine Village Summer 2023 Cook

Sunshine Village Corporation
Banff, AB

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Why join us?
Known as one of the most stunning alpine settings in the Canadian Rockies, and ranked the #1 day hike in Canada by Lonely Planet, Sunshine Meadows offers visitors unparalleled views. As spring turns into summer the meadows are in full bloom and ablaze with colourful wildflowers, setting off jaw-dropping views of surrounding peaks, including Mt. Assiniboine, “the Matterhorn of the Canadian Rockies".

What’s in it for you?
A ridiculously cool life experience
A plethora of lively staff events all season long
A chance to enjoy the alpine vistas
A summer experience that is outstanding!
And best of all, you can live on the top of the mountain with on-hill accommodation available as needed!
This is a pivotal role within our team and the candidate will be looking for growth opportunities while being passionate about food. Cooks provide an outstanding experience for our guests by ensuring food is portioned, tasty, and presented in a visually appealing way that meets the needs and expectations of our guests. This is a physically demanding position that requires manual labour and standing for long periods of time in a fast-paced environment.

Essential Functions
Provide excellent guest service
Ability to read and interpret cooking reference materials including recipes
Working on the line in a fast-paced kitchen environment
Working shifts to execute our Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner menus depending on location
Prepping, cooking, and serving of meals, daily specials, and catered events
Clean and prepare all types of food, using proper equipment, techniques, and portion size
Identify, label, date, and store meats, poultry, seafood, pasta, starches, dairy products
Able to work on both line style as well as some guest facing buffet service
Maintain food safety/HACCP logs (i.e. fridge & freezer Temps) and record food wastage
Maintain general cleanliness of kitchen, equipment, and dishes
Support in the dish area as needed
Leading a team when necessary
Other duties as assigned
Basic cooking knowledge is an asset
Experience working with fresh ingredients and creating meals from scratch in a fast-paced environment
Ability to lift (10kg.), pull & push heavy loads & be exposed to extreme temperatures
Energetic and self-motivated
Excellent communication, time management and teamwork skills
Able to use specialized kitchen equipment and interpret recipes
Safety and WHMIS training is an asset
Their Food Safety Handlers Certificate considered and asset
Culinary: 1 year (preferred)
Position Details
Location: 1 Sunshine Village Access Road, Banff AB, T1L1J5
Hours- Full-time ranging from 20-40hrs/ week, business level dependent
Staff Accommodation Provided
Can’t wait to get started? Great, because we can’t wait to hear from you! Talk to your supervisor, HR team or the supervisor of this role to learn more about how you can join the team!

Sunshine Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value diversity within our workplace.