EDR Manager
Denali Park Resorts - Aramark Parks and Destinations

Hit the road for your Denali adventure today!

Cultivate your culinary career at Denali National Park as a Seasonal Employee Dining Room Manager!

Living & working on the Great Frontier will be a summer like no other!

  • summer
$52,580.00 - $69,669.00 / year
Previous experience required
Start Date:
Starts in about 2 months. (Apr 11, 2024)

We know that a Chef’s job isn’t only about the food. It takes skills, dedication, patience, and the right opportunities. We’re looking for an Employer Dining Room Chef/Manager who can help us deliver the best customer service and food experiences to our internal guests - our staff! Reporting to the General Manager, you’ll take a hands-on approach in focusing on team development, culinary expertise, safety protocol, and client relations. Our Chef Manager will also play a key role in helping us meet budget requirements and execute company-delivered programs.

Seeking a candidate to start employment for the season from April to September 2024. Subsidized private housing + food accommodations are available.

Job Responsibilities

  • Train and manage kitchen personnel and supervise/coordinate all related culinary activities 
  • Estimate food consumption and requisition or purchase food 
  • Select and develop recipes as well as standardize production recipes to ensure consistent quality 
  • Establish presentation technique and quality standards, and plan and price menus 
  • Ensure proper equipment operation/maintenance and ensure proper safety and sanitation in kitchen 
  • Oversee special catering events with clients including National Park Service, Alaska Geographic and others.
  • Employee is responsible for knowing department environmental aspects and impacts

At Aramark, developing new skills and doing what it takes to get the job done make a positive impact for our employees and for our customers. In order to meet our commitments, job duties may change or new ones may be assigned without formal notice.   


  • Requires 2-3 years of experience in a related position  
  • Requires 2-3 years of post-high school education or equivalent experience 
  • Culinary degree preferred 
  • Requires advanced knowledge of the principles and practices within the food profession 
  • Requires experiential knowledge of management of people and/or problems 
  • Requires oral, reading and written communication skills 

About Denali National Park:​

Summer days are nearly endless in Alaska! Denali Park Village is a highly rated resort located just outside Denali National Park & Preserve nestled on the banks of the Nenana River, just minutes from the park entrance. Open May to September, our guests enjoy comfortable rooms, excellent dining, and live entertainment.​

6.2 million acres of Denali National Park & Preserve is home to Mount Denali, the highest point in North America. The park welcomes over half a million visitors per year. By road, the area is 5 hours from Anchorage and 2 hours from Fairbanks. Buses traverse the 90-mile road daily throughout the warm summer months, allowing people to hike, view wildlife, climb, and camp.

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