Job Posting

Culinary Position

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: Diploma
Positions Available: 10

NOC Group: Chefs (6241)
NOC Job Title: Chef
Expires in 39 days
Expires: 2019-02-28
Last Updated: 2018-12-10

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Job Number: 532152




Job Location(s)

Whistler, British Columbia

Job Description

Culinary Positions Every memorable dining experience at Fairmont Hotels and Resorts begins behind the scenes with our Culinary team’s commitment to safe, efficient operations and exceptional cuisine. As a Cook, the care you devote to preparing each menu item will not go unnoticed by the guests who are fortunate enough to enjoy them! Hotel Overview: Nestled at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, The Fairmont Chateau Whistler resort defines mountain luxury in the heart of Whistler, British Columbia - Host Mountain Resort of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Located in the spectacular Coastal Mountain Range, Whistler is Canada’s premier, year-round outdoor adventure destination - just two hours north of downtown Vancouver. Offering ski-in, ski-out convenience and on-site championship golf course, The Fairmont Chateau Whistler is Whistler’s largest conference resort hotel with 550 guestrooms and suites, exceptional dining in five unique outlets and full resort amenities including a slopeside Health Club. Since opening its doors in 1989, this landmark destination has welcomed guests and colleagues to an unforgettable mountain adventure – start yours today! Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Executive Chef, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following: • Consistently offer professional, friendly and proactive guest service while supporting fellow Colleagues • Prepare, cook and service all food items for a la carte and or buffet menus according to hotel recipes and standards • Ensure the cleanliness and maintenance of all work areas, utensils, and equipment • Have full knowledge of all menu items, daily features and promotions • Follow kitchen policies, procedures and service standards • Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications: • Previous experience, minimum of three years, in the culinary field required • Journeyman’s papers or international equivalent an asset • DiplomaCertification in a Culinary discipline an strongly encouraged • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities • Highly responsible & reliable • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to): • Constant standing and walking throughout shift • Frequent lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization. APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist! ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards.


How to Apply

Expiring: Feb 28, 2019