This position will work alongside the Kenai Riverside Lodge Chef in preparing and presenting 2 hearty, delicious family-style 3-course meals each night. They will also support the chef in preparing staff dinner and occasional salmon bake lunches for special groups. Must have experience in food preparation and sanitation procedures. Great teamwork ethic, cooperative, positive attitude, and flexibility required. Employment begins early May and ends mid September.
Cheerful and enthusiastic attitude during long days in a sometimes cramped workspace.
Possess the ability to work within a team structure and in a flexible manner to accomplish a variety of tasks including food preparation, packing, and guest service in a remote setting.
All positions (including managers) have camp chores and dishwashing duties. Please note: all dishwashing at this lodge is done by hand using a three-step method.
Ability to live and work in a remote, communal, camp-like atmosphere.
High-quality guest service standards.
Previous cooking experience required.
RESPONSIBILITIES and REQUIREMENTS
Able to work within a team structure and also independently in different roles and in a flexible manner to accomplish a variety of tasks, including but not limited to: food preparation, packing, housekeeping, serving, and guest service.
Support chef in preparing staff dinner and weekly salmon bake lunches for special groups.
Knowledge of dietary restrictions, especially allergens.
Must be able to manage timing for providing all courses of dinner on time.
Food safety knowledge and certifications are required.
Great teamwork ethic, cooperative, positive attitude, and flexibility required.
Alaska Food Workers Card
CPR and First Aid
Hourly rate DOE- Base rate: $15.00/ hr
Housing and meals are included in the package at no extra charge. Two staff of the same gender share a tent cabin, staff provide their own linens and
Use of wood-fired sauna and staff bikes
Free Kenai River Raft Trip
Free Transportation to and from Anchorage, AK pre and post season
Discounts on AWA trips and lodging for friends and family
Lots of staff social events, adventure partners (hiking, biking, fishing, boating, seeing live music etc), dance parties and a huge costume supply :)
Performance-based bonuses and employee profit-sharing (when we profit)
Lots of staff social events, adventure partners for hiking, fishing, sea kayaking, camping, trips to Seward, etc, dance parties, and a huge costume supply :)
Want more reasons to join us, check out our staff testimonials on our YouTube Channel; Alaska Wildland Adventures
Job ID: 308018586