Entry Cook - Mountain Dining - Winter Seasonal

Kirkwood | Kirkwood, CA, United States

Posted Date 2/12/2020
Description

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

The Cook will be responsible for preparing and cooking food for resort guests.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Preps and works assigned stations quickly and cleanly
  • Follow prep sheets accurately and with a sense of urgency
  • Prepare food to the specifications of the Chef
  • Reads, understands and follows recipes and standards
  • Advises higher level Cooks and/or Managers of anticipated problems
  • Perform simple food preparation tasks.
  • Clean food preparation equipment, work areas, counters, tables, etc. without supervision
  • Demonstrate teamwork and cooperation with front of house staff
  • Ability to communicate effectively and with a sense of urgency
  • FIFO (first in, first out) rule observed daily in food rotation

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Able to communicate English
  • Ability to communicate in Spanish preferred
  • Able to lift at least 50 lbs.
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Previous restaurant or customer service experience - Preferred
  • Cooking experience and abilities - Preferred

Benefits include:

  • Free Ski passes for employees and dependents
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family
  • Free ski lessons
  • Discounted lodging, food, gear and mountain shuttles
  • Discounted bike haul & golf
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans (full-time positions)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Excellent training and professional development

Kirkwood is for those that embrace the big mountain lifestyle and are as passionate about skiing and riding as they are about creating amazing experiences for our guests. Magical, raw, expansive and remote…Kirkwood is the stuff of legend. We’re famous for legendary snowfall, challenging inbounds terrain, backcountry guided tours and premier avalanche education programs. Those that come here come for an adventure unique to Kirkwood! Join our close-knit team working at one of the most stunning alpine resorts in the country. www.vailresortscareers.com

No transportation? Don't want to make the drive? No problem! We have an employee shuttle that runs EVERYDAY from South Lake Tahoe to Kirkwood, free of cost! We encourage all employees who don't want to make the commute themselves to jump on the shuttle, sit back and relax, on their way to work! If you would prefer to drive AND want to make some extra cash, you will definitely want to participate in our Employee Carpool Program! Make up to $25.00 a DAY just for driving your fellow employees to work!

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 206210

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