Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge
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Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge welcomes guests for the 2019 season from May 13 - September 16.

Explore our current job openings below and click the "Apply Now" button to submit your application! 

  • Dishwasher

    Back of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. As a Dishwasher, you will provide fellow co-workers with assistance in the kitchen as needed and follow all sanitary and health-related protocols. You will have a range of duties and responsibilities such as:

    • Operate the industrial dishwasher
    • Wash glassware and other implements by hand when necessary
    • Empty and clean all trash receptacles
    • Stock supplies in serving stations or storage
    • Empty and clean all garbage receptacles
    • Follow sanitation policies at all times
    • Provide assistance to prep cook and other kitchen staff as necessary, especially at peak hours

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • One year experience is similar position is preferred
    • Excellent critical thinking and time management skills
    • Ability to safely lift 50 pounds frequently
    • Self-motivated attitude and ability to work as a team member
    • Attention to detail and sanitation rules
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  • Expeditor

    Back of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. As an Expeditor, you will work as a liaison between the kitchen and front of house staff to ensure that outgoing food is presentable for guests. You will have a range of duties in order to assist the wait staff including:

    • Expedite food from the pickup window on trays ready for the front of house staff
    • Ensure outgoing food is presentable
    • Prepare basic food production stocks
    • Arrange Expeditor station for following shift
    • Keep work areas and equipment clean and sanitized

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Prior kitchen experience
    • Ability to operate standard kitchen equipment safely
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  • Food Warehouse Assistant

    Back of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. As a Warehouse Assistant, you will contribute to the daily operation of the warehouse to provide support for kitchen operations and lodge receiving and delivery. You will have a range of duties in order to assist the wait staff including:

    • Maintain warehouse in neat and orderly fashion
    • Receive, check and stock food and beverage orders
    • Stock and clean kitchen dry storage and walk-in cooler
    • Logging of temperature variance for coolers and freezers

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Knowledge of proper and up to date food handling and health standards
    • Ability to maneuver and safely lift up to 50 pounds regularly
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  • Lead Line Cook

    Back of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Seward Windsong Lodge. As the Line Cook, you will prepare menu items using standardized recipes and presentations for dining room service.  You will have a range of duties in order to assist team members including:

    • Use standard recipes and presentations
    • Prepare food for dining room service
    • Ensure all equipment is clean and safely stored
    • Prep food as needed and for following shift
    • Keep work area clean and sanitized at all times

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Knowledge of proper and up to date food handling and health requirements
    • Kitchen experience
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  • Line Cook

    Back of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Seward Windsong Lodge. As the Line Cook, you will prepare menu items using standardized recipes and presentations for dining room service.  You will have a range of duties in order to assist the wait staff including:

    • Use standard recipes and presentations
    • Prepare food for dining room service
    • Ensure all equipment is clean and safely stored
    • Prep food as needed and for following shift
    • Keep work area clean and sanitized at all times

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Knowledge of proper and up to date food handling and health requirements
    • Kitchen experience
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  • Pastry Lead

    Back of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. As the Pastry Lead, you will prepare menu items for dining room service while working efficiently with standardized recipes and presentations. You will have a range of duties in order to assist the wait staff including:

    • Use standard recipes and presentations
    • Prep food as needed and for the following shift
    • Sanitize work areas during shift and before the next shift
    • Ensure all equipment is clean

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Knowledge of proper and up to date food handling and health requirements
    • Kitchen experience
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  • Prep Cook

    Back of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Seward Windsong Lodge. As the Prep Cook, you will prepare menu items for dining room service while working efficiently with standardized recipes and presentations. You will have a range of duties in order to assist the wait staff including:

    • Sanitize work areas during shift and before the next shift
    • Ensure all equipment is clean
    • Follow and complete prep list each day
    • Use standard recipes and presentations
    • Prepare prep list for following shift

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Knowledge of proper and up to date food handling and health requirements
    • Kitchen experience
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  • Production Lead

    Back of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. As the Production Lead, you will oversee, instruct and participate in the preparation of menu items for dining room service. You will work closely with the staff in an efficient, courteous and dedicated manner to ensure that the guest’s expectations are met. You will have a range of duties in order to assist the wait staff including:

    • Instruct Line Cooks and Prep Cooks in their duties
    • Interface with service staff to provide excellent customer service
    • Assist with training and education of service staff in menu content
    • Supervise menu and shift change over
    • Develop daily specials

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Ability to work without supervision
    • Ability to operate standard kitchen equipment safely
    • Knowledge of proper FIFO and rotation procedures
    • Ability to work as a team member with kitchen and service staff to insure excellent guest service
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  • Restaurant Assistant Manager

    Front of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. As Restaurant Assistant Manager, you will supervise the dining area and bar employees to ensure excellent guest service and enhance the dining experience for all guests. You will have a range of duties in order to assist the wait staff including:

    • Acknowledge and understand daily menu changes
    • Ensure excellent guest service through training and supervising of dining room and bar staff
    • Coordinate an efficient working environment between the kitchen and front of house staff
    • Accurately report food and beverage data

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Supervisory and restaurant experience
    • Must be 21 years of age
    • Knowledge of POS systems and procedures
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  • Sous Chef

    Back of House
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Food & Beverage

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    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. As Sous Chef, you will oversee and participate in the preparation of menu items for dining room services. You will instruct line cooks and prep cooks in their duties. You will assist with presentation development, maintaining budgeted food and labor costs. You will have a range of duties in order to assist the wait staff including:

    • Oversee staff, ensuring productivity and safety
    • Perform weekly inventory and order items as needed
    • Develop daily specials
    • Ensure proper use and handling of food and equipment

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Graduate or Culinary School viewed advantageous
    • Kitchen operations and staff management experience
    • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and as part of a team
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  • Barista

    Gift Shop
    Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Guest Services

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    *Must be 18 years of age or older

    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. As the Barista, you will present a courteous and positive guest service attitude. You will be responsible for making exceptional, high quality beverages to include a variety of coffee drinks and smoothies. You will also be responsible for preparing food items, cash handling and monitoring food quality and sanitary conditions. You will have a range of duties in order to assist the wait staff including:

    • Sanitize work areas during shift and before the next shift
    • Ensure all equipment is clean
    • Follow and complete prep list each day
    • Use standard recipes and presentations
    • Prepare prep list for following shift

    WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

    • Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Knowledge of proper and up to date food handling and health requirements
    • Barista experience
    View Job Description

How to Apply

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