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Sunset Lodge on Oak Island, MN (Northwest Angle of Lake of the Woods) is always looking for hard working employees who pride themselves on providing EXCELLENT customer service. You must be a team player and be willing to help out with other resort duties when needed. 

Our positions are 40-50 hours per week conservatively. 1 day off per week.

Our winter season runs from the end of December - end of March. The summer season is typically the end of May - end of October. (Since we're on an island we close twice a year for ice in and ice out!)

Pay is dependent on experience, can be hourly or salaried, tips may also be included.

  • Server/Housekeeper

    Service
    Oak Island, Minnesota
    $14.00 / hour + tips

    Sunset Lodge on Oak Island, MN (Northwest Angle of Lake of the Woods) is looking for server/housekeepers! 40-50 hours per week conservatively. Position is paid bi-weekly. Room/board are free! Must be a team player and willing to help out with other resort duties when needed. Looking for hard working employees who pride themselves on EXCELLENT customer service!

    The job profile of Server/Housekeeper involves serving guests and taking their orders as well as any combination of light cleaning duties to maintain the cabins & condos in a clean and orderly manner. A Server/Housekeeper ensures excellent customer service by fulfilling requests of guests. They need to create a good impression of the establishment in eye of the guests.

    Server duties include but are not limited to: taking customer's orders & delivering orders on time, serving food and beverages, preparing itemized checks and accepting payments. They also check the identification of patrons to ensure they meet the minimum age requirement for the purchase of alcohol and tobacco products. They must be professional, polite, and reliable, and must be able to learn and describe food proficiently. Servers need to be familiar with the menu, how things are prepared, what they taste like and if special requests are allowed. They need to be informed about specials and special events.

    Housekeeping duties include but are not limited to making beds, replenish linens, cleaning rooms and vacuuming. Housekeeping is responsible for the cleanliness of guest units as well as the cleanliness of common areas as assigned. Housekeeping work efficiently and presents a friendly atmosphere for guest service & satisfaction. Housekeeping cleans assigned guest rooms in accordance with Sunset Lodge standards to ensure the highest level of cleanliness.

    Server Duties and Responsibilities

    * Welcoming guests and helping them sit and feel relaxed

    * Advising on good food items and providing knowledge about ingredients

    * Preparing tables before and after an order

    * Taking feedback from the guests about the food and service

    * Keeping the restaurant clean by completing daily checklists

    * Preparing boxed lunches & shore lunch kits

    * Assist in other resort areas as needed

    Housekeeping Duties and Responsibilities

    * Ensures public areas are clean

    * Reports damage and maintenance issues to Manager immediately

    * Clean all cabin & condos to meet health standards

    * Keep storage area clean and cleaning supplies well stocked

    * Properly tag lost and found items and turn them in to the Manager

    * Assist in other resort areas as needed

    Skills and Specifications

    * Should have excellent customer service skills

    * Should be well groomed with clean hygiene.

    * Should be organized and be able to work well under pressure

    * Should be able to multi-task & work independently & with a group

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  • Experienced Cook

    Kitchen
    Oak Island, Minnesota
    unknown / hour + tips

    Sunset Lodge on Oak Island, MN (Northwest Angle of Lake of the Woods) is looking for an experienced cook! 40-50 hours per week conservatively. Position is paid bi-weekly, $10-$15/hour DOE. Room/board are free! Must be a team player and willing to help out with other resort duties when needed. Looking for hard working employees who pride themselves on providing EXCELLENT customer service!

    The job profile of a cook includes preparing meals for employees, resort guests & the public. Experience with line cooking & preparing chef’s choice- type meals is required. Cooks must be creative and have the ability to create special breakfast & dinner menus on a weekly basis for employees & American Plan guests.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    * Prep work, maintaining a spotless kitchen.

    * Maintaining equipment

    * Put food out in a timely manner with appropriate garnishes

    * Cook the exact number of items ordered by each customer, working on several different orders simultaneously.

    * Assisting Manager with weekly grocery order & inventory

    * Assisting Manager in keeping food costs down & reducing waste

    Skills and Specifications

    * Should have excellent customer service skills

    * Should be well groomed with clean hygiene.

    * Should be organized and be able to work well under pressure

    * Should be able to multi-task & work independently & with a group

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  • Ice Staff

    Outside
    Oak Island, Minnesota
    unknown / week + tips

    Sunset Lodge on Oak Island, MN (Northwest Angle of Lake of the Woods) is looking for an experienced Maintenance/Outside Staff employee! 40-50 hours per week conservatively. Salaried position is paid bi-weekly, DOE. Room/board are free! Must be a team player and willing to help out with other resort duties when needed. Looking for hard working employees who pride themselves on providing EXCELLENT customer service!

    The job profile of outside staff includes but is not limited to greeting guesting arriving at lodge. Assisting with guest parking, directing guests to lodge for check in and transporting their luggage to assigned cabin or condo. Must be clean in appearance, physically fit, able to operate ice augers, drive bombardiers, snowmobiles, mechanically inclined. Must be friendly with a good positive attitude as you will be working one on one with customers. Being part of our outside staff also requires you to snowplow, shovel, clean up the shore, get bait for our customers and pump gas. This job includes but is not limited to: helping the resort in cooking, cleaning, washing dishes, bartending, construction, freight pickups.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    * Greeting guests when they arrive at the lodge

    * Assist guests in parking, unloading gear and transporting their stuff to the cabin. 

    * Assist with morning bomber run as needed. 

    * Keeping the grounds maintained.

    * Crawlers & leeches are portioned daily

    * Clean dead minnows from tank, clean tank filter every other day & check ammonia levels.

    * Bait shop is clean, all apparel is stocked and folded, tackle is organized and priced, ice freezer is full.

    * Assist with any transports/pick-ups

    * Collect and burn garbage/go to dump when necessary

    * Shop is clean and organized

    * Pump and record gas, charge off accordingly, take beginning and end of day reading.

    * Assist with fish cleaning, dispose of fish guts, make sure trays and paper towels are stocked, soap dispensers are full

    * Close till after all gas has been entered.

    Skills and Specifications

    * Should have excellent customer service skills

    * Should be well groomed with clean hygiene.

    * Should be organized and be able to work well under pressure

    * Should be able to multi-task & work independently & with a group

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How to Apply

Please note: Sunset Lodge does not participate in the H2B visa program or Student Work/Travel J-1 visa program.

Please visit our website to submit our online application.

Qualified applicants will be contacted for a phone interview.

A background check is required.


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