Fat Stan's Sports Bar and Pizzeria

Bring Your Skills and Sense of Adventure to Alaska!

Ketchikan is a coastal town located in Southeast Alaska, close to the Canadian border. World-class hiking, kayaking, camping, fishing, and much more are all right on our doorstep. Join us!

Ketchikan, Alaska
$3,000.00 / month + tips
Some experience required
Start Date:
Job starts in about 2 months (Apr 22, 2019)

Are you a maverick in the kitchen, like having ownership of the food you make, and love to interact with the diners you cook for? If so, Fat Stan’s Pizzeria and Sports Bar in Ketchikan, Alaska has the opportunity of a lifetime for you! We are looking for a rockstar chef to join our team in beautiful Southeast Alaska -- an outdoor destination unlike any other! If the idea of building your culinary and kitchen management skills in one of the most adventurous places in the United States sounds like your idea of a great summer, come join us!

Fat Stan’s Pizzeria and Sports Bar is looking for a rockstar full-time pizza cook/customer service extraordinaire to join our awesome team of cooks this summer. This is no ordinary line cook job, hidden away in a hot, crowded kitchen. Our cooks are an essential part of the Fat Stan’s experience, taking orders, running food, and collecting tips! There is a large amount of autonomy working in the Fat Stan’s kitchen, presenting a great opportunity for self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Autonomously run the kitchen for your shift, managing orders and ensuring the timely delivery of food to guests

  • Oversee the kitchen during assigned shift with daily upkeep, prep and service of customers

  • Interact with guests, taking orders and running food to tables when needed, exhibiting a positive and upbeat attitude

  • Clean, sanitize and inspect all dining areas, exceeding Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation standards  

  • Be ready to work a flexible schedule including weekends, holidays, mornings and evenings

  • Provide assistance for inventories and ordering of food and supplies on an as-needed basis

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Possess a can-do attitude, a staunch dedication to teamwork, and exceptional customer service skills

  • Able to take direction from senior staff and apply it immediately

  • Excellent work ethic, flexible and creative with solutions to problems

  • A current Alaska Food Handlers Card (can be obtained online here:

  • Professional experience in a fast-paced kitchen environment required. Experience in a pizzeria, particularly skills in hand-stretching dough preferred

  • Are well-rounded, understanding front-of-house skills like working a register and talking with guests as well as managing a fast-paced, busy kitchen

  • Excellent communication skills including working with people from diverse backgrounds

Compensation:  $3,000/month + tips (Total compensation including tips is $4,000 - $5,000/month)

Start Date: Training starts April 22nd, full-time employment begins May 1st

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