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We are currently hiring for multiple SPRING SEASONAL positions. Work will start mid-February 2022 and continue throughout the ski season until early to mid-May 2020. 

The following positions are available:

Line/Prep Cook: 1-2 years experience. 

Dishwasher: 1 year experience minimum.

Servers: 1-2 years experience.

Bartenders: 1-2 years experience. 

Housekeeper & Laundry: Ability to multitask and prioritize as needed. 

Massage Therapist: 1-2 years experience.

ABOVE ALL MUST HAVE A POSITIVE ATTITUDE.

Competitive wages and end-of-season bonus.

  • Food Servers

    Front of the House
    Valdez, Alaska

    We are looking for competent Restaurant Servers to take orders and deliver them to our guests maintaining and enhancing the quality of our customer service. You will work in close collaboration with colleagues and follow established health and safety standards. The goal is to accelerate our business development by providing customers with a memorable experience.

    Responsibilities

    • Prepare restaurant tables with special attention to sanitation and order
    • Attend to customers upon entrance
    • Present restaurant menus and help customers select food/beverages
    • Take/serve orders and answer questions or make recommendations for other products
    • Collaborate with other restaurant servers and kitchen/bar staff
    • Deal with complaints or problems with a positive attitude
    • Issue bills and accept payment
    • Promote dedication from customers

    Requirements

    • Proven restaurant serving or waitering experience
    • Customer-oriented approach and patience
    • Problem solving and decision making skills
    • Hands on experience in cashier duties
    • Excellent people skills
    • Responsible and trustworthy
    • Attention to cleanliness and safety
    • Relevant training certificate and valid handler's permit for handling food

    Are you looking for adventure? Do you want to live in the beautiful Chugach Mountains for the spring? Are you a passionate server? If so, Tsaina Lodge may be a perfect fit for you. We have Server positions available over the spring from mid February 2020 to mid May 2020. 1-2 years experience required MINIMUM.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS: Available for seasonal work, Mid February 2020 - Mid May 2020. Communal living experience preferred

    BENEFITS: Food and housing provided, please read full profile. Please send your resume to nicolas@tsaina.com. Tell me how you would fit into our Alaskan Lodge! What do you bring to the table? Do you have experience working and living with your co-workers? PLEASE INCLUDE “SERVER POSITION” in the subject line. THANK YOU

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  • Bartender

    Front of the House
    Valdez, Alaska

    We are looking for enthusiastic bartenders to provide an excellent guest drinking experience. Good bartenders will be able to create classic and innovative drinks exceeding customers’ needs and expectations. Compensation includes hourly and tips. 

    Responsibilities

    • Prepare alcohol or non-alcohol beverages for bar and restaurant patrons
    • Interact with customers, take orders and serve snacks and drinks
    • Assess customers’ needs and preferences and make recommendations
    • Mix ingredients to prepare cocktails
    • Plan and present bar menu
    • Check customers’ identification and confirm it meets legal drinking age
    • Restock and replenish bar inventory and supplies
    • Stay guest focused and nurture an excellent guest experience
    • Comply with all food and beverage regulations

    Requirements

    • Resume and proven working experience as a bartender
    • Excellent knowledge of in mixing, garnishing and serving drinks
    • Computer literacy
    • Positive attitude and excellent communication skills
    • Ability to keep the bar organized, stocked and clean
    • Relevant training certificate and valid handler's permit for handling food

    Are you looking for adventure? Do you want to live in the beautiful Chugach Mountains for the spring? Are you a passionate bartender? If so, Tsaina Lodge may be a perfect fit for you. We have Bartender positions available over the spring from mid February 2020 to mid May 2020. 1-2 years experience required MINIMUM.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS: Available for seasonal work, Mid February 2020 - Mid May 2020. Communal living experience preferred

    BENEFITS: Food and housing provided, please read full profile. Please send your resume to nicolas@tsaina.com. Tell me how you would fit into our Alaskan Lodge! What do you bring to the table? Do you have experience working and living with your co-workers? PLEASE INCLUDE “BARTENDER POSITION” in the subject line. THANK YOU

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  • Line Cook

    Kitchen
    Valdez, Alaska

    We are looking for professional line cooks to prepare food to the exact chef’s specifications and to set up stations for menu. Line cooks duties will consist of assisting the executive chef with their daily tasks. Job duties include, but not limited to, actual production of each meal, help clean the kitchen after and between meals, help with the cutting, precooking and marinating, working with other kitchen staff, helping prepare ingredients and dishes. The successful candidates will play a key role in contributing to our customer satisfaction and acquisition goals.

    Responsibilities

    • Set up and stocking stations with all necessary supplies
    • Prepare food for service (chopping vegetables, butchering meat, or preparing sauces…)
    • Cook menu items in cooperation with the rest of the kitchen staff
    • Answer, report and follow executive chef’s instructions
    • Clean up station and take care of leftover food
    • Stock inventory appropriately
    • Ensure that food comes out simultaneously, in high quality and in a timely fashion
    • Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards
    • Maintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and customers

    Requirements

    • Proven cooking experience, including experience as a line chef, restaurant cook or prep cook
    • Excellent understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and procedures
    • Accuracy and speed in executing assigned tasks
    • Familiar with industry’s best practices
    • Valid handler's permit for handling food & Culinary school diploma

    Are you looking for adventure? Do you want to live in the beautiful Chugach Mountains for the spring? Are you an excellent cook? If so, Tsaina Lodge may be a perfect fit for you. We have Line Cook positions available over the spring from mid February 2020 to mid May 2020. 1-2 years experience as a line cook required MINIMUM.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS: Available for seasonal work, Mid February 2020 - Mid May 2020. Communal living experience preferred

    BENEFITS: Food and housing provided, please read full profile. Please send your resume to nicolas@tsaina.com. Tell me how you would fit into our Alaskan Lodge! What do you bring to the table? Do you have experience working and living with your co-workers? PLEASE INCLUDE “LINE COOK POSITION” in the subject line. THANK YOU

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  • Dishwasher

    Kitchen
    Valdez, Alaska

    We are looking for a Dishwasher to join our kitchen staff and maintain cleanliness around our restaurant. Dishwasher responsibilities include collecting used dishes, plates and utensils, loading washing machines and stacking washed items appropriately. Note that this role requires working in shifts and evenings or weekends. Ultimately, you’ll help provide an unforgettable dining experience for our customers.

    Responsibilities

    • Collect used kitchenware from dining and kitchen areas
    • Load and unload dishwashing machines
    • Wash specific items by hand (e.g. wooden cutting boards, large pots and delicate china)
    • Store clean dishes, glasses and equipment appropriately
    • Set up workstations before meal prep begins
    • Ensure there are always enough clean dishes, glasses and utensils, especially during peak hours
    • Maintain cleaning supplies stock (e.g. detergents) and place orders when necessary
    • Check washing machines’ operation and promptly report any technical/performance issues
    • Remove garbage regularly
    • Sanitize the kitchen area, including the floor

    Requirements

    • Work experience as a Dishwasher or on wait staff
    • Hands-on experience with industrial washing machines
    • Ability to follow instructions and help with various tasks, as needed
    • Time management skills
    • Attention to detail and sanitation rules
    • Availability to work in shifts, during weekends and evenings
    • Valid handler's permit for handling food

    Are you looking for adventure? Do you want to live in the beautiful Chugach Mountains for the spring? Are you a passionate kitchen person? If so, Tsaina Lodge may be a perfect fit for you. We have a dishwasher position available over the spring from mid February 2020 to mid May 2020. 1-2 years experience required.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS: Available for seasonal work, Mid February 2020 - Mid May 2020. Communal living experience preferred

    BENEFITS: Food and housing provided, please read full profile. Please send your resume to nicolas@tsaina.com. Tell me how you would fit into our Alaskan Lodge! What do you bring to the table? Do you have experience working and living with your co-workers? PLEASE INCLUDE “DISHWASHER POSITION” in the subject line. THANK YOU

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  • Housekeeper

    Housekeeping
    Valdez, Alaska

    We are a SEASONAL heli-ski facility and summer lodge located in the Chugach Mountains 35 miles outside of Valdez, AK. The lodge offers upscale accommodations in a wilderness setting. There are 20 single and 4 double rooms which house up to 20 guests per night.

    We are looking for professional Housekeepers able of attending to our facilities with integrity and attention to detail. The goal is to create a clean and orderly environment for our guests that will become a critical factor in maintaining and strengthening our reputation.

    Responsibilities

    • Perform a variety of cleaning activities such as sweeping, mopping, dusting and polishing
    • Ensure all rooms are cared for and inspected according to standards
    • Protect equipment and make sure there are no inadequacies
    • Notify superiors on any damages, deficits and disturbances
    • Deal with reasonable complaints/requests with professionalism and patience
    • Check stocking levels of all consumables and replace when appropriate
    • Adhere strictly to rules regarding health and safety and be aware of any company-related practices

    Requirements

    • Proven experience as a cleaner or housekeeper
    • Ability to work with little supervision and maintain a high level of performance
    • Customer-oriented and friendly
    • Prioritization and time management skills
    • Working quickly without compromising quality
    • Knowledge of English language
    • High school degree is a plus

    Are you looking for adventure? Do you want to live in the beautiful Chugach Mountains for the spring? Are you a passionate Housekeeper? If so, Tsaina Lodge may be a perfect fit for you. We have Housekeeper positions available over the spring from mid February 2020 to mid May 2020. 1-2 years experience required MINIMUM.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS: Available for seasonal work, Mid February 2020 - Mid May 2020. Communal living experience preferred

    BENEFITS: Food and housing provided, please read full profile. Please send your resume to nicolas@tsaina.com. Tell me how you would fit into our Alaskan Lodge! What do you bring to the table? Do you have experience working and living with your co-workers? PLEASE INCLUDE “HOUSEKEEPER POSITION” in the subject line. THANK YOU

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  • Massage Therapist

    Spa
    Valdez, Alaska

    We are looking for a qualified spa therapist to provide professional and engaging wellness therapies and massage treatments to our clients. You will offer a wide range of treatments to fulfill different client needs and objectives.

    Responsibilities

    • Deliver a variety of spa services in a safe and comfortable manner
    • Maintain equipment and sample inventory of products
    • Keep a clean and stocked room
    • Acknowledge and respond to relevant customer queries, needs and expectations
    • Suggest and promote retail products or additional services
    • Uphold hygiene standards and follow health and safety regulations
    • Cooperate with and report on administration on any arising issues
    • Apply best practices and be up to date with market trends

    Requirements

    • Proven work experience as a Spa therapist
    • Hands on experience in massage techniques
    • Experience in sales will be considered an asset
    • Excellent knowledge of English language
    • Communication and customer service skills, Positive attitude
    • User level computer skills
    • Degree or current license in aesthetics or physiotherapy

    Are you looking for adventure? Do you want to live in the beautiful Chugach Mountains for the spring? Are you a excellent Massage therapist? If so, Tsaina Lodge may be a perfect fit for you. We have Massage Therapist positions available over the spring from mid February 2020 to mid May 2020. 1-2 years experience required MINIMUM.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS: Available for seasonal work, Mid February 2020 - Mid May 2020. Communal living experience preferred

    BENEFITS: Food and housing provided, please read full profile. Please send your resume to nicolas@tsaina.com. Tell me how you would fit into our Alaskan Lodge! What do you bring to the table? Do you have experience working and living with your co-workers? PLEASE INCLUDE “MASSAGE THERAPIST POSITION” in the subject. THANK YOU

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How to Apply

To apply please send your resume to nicolas@tsaina.com 

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