Line Cooks

Totem Lodge is hiring Line Cooks! For more information about this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

Spend your summer on beautiful Lake of The Woods! Are you looking to make new friends from all over the world, live the Lake Life and make money? Then a job at Totem Resorts is exactly what you are looking for!

Employer Name: Totem Lodge
City: Sioux Narrows
Province: ON
Postal Code: P0X 1N0
Application Deadline: August 31st, 2022
Email: employment@totemresorts.com
Hours of Work: Seasonal position, but year-round employment available as well
Job Type: Seasonal
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:

The duties listed represent most of the functions of the line cook, however, are not limited to the following:

  • Prepare and cook breakfast for staff and guests – both buffet and plated
  • Prepare and cook lunch for staff and guests. Buffet and off the menu to order
  • Prepare and assist with dinner service – set menu and alternative menu
  • Preparing shorelunch trays, load up trays and arrival trays, often with little notice
  • Ensure creative and different options daily
  • Flair for creative and beautiful presentation
  • Daily baking (bread, cookies, muffins, pastries, desserts etc.)
  • Prepare and cook special meals for guests as instructed by the Head Chef
  • Work within planned forecast in regard to food portions, food requirements and costs, and minimize waste and spoilage
  • Assist Head Chef with menu planning and special events
  • Ensure that all areas of the kitchen are clean and sanitized according to Health regulations
  • Dishes
  • Always ensure proper handling of food, cleanliness and organization
  • Maintain proper time lines when preparing meals for service
  • Assist Head Chef with inventory and control procedures
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Previous kitchen experience is a MUST
  • Ability to multi-task, manage multiple priorities and succeed in a high pressured environment
  • Knowledge of WHMIS, first aid, health and safety standards and maintain those standards at all times
  • Able to multi-task in a high pressure environment
  • Work well independently as well as part of a team
  • Able to resolve problems, handle conflict and make effective decisions under pressure
  • Must be able to lift/carry and stand/walk for 8+ hours per day
  • Must be able to work in an environment that produces exposure to heat, steam, cleaning chemicals and solvents and practice appropriate safety protocol
  • Must present a clean and professional appearance at all times
  • Willing to work a variety of shifts, including split shifts and early morning shifts
  • Must be punctual and reliable for early morning shifts

The candidate must be willing to relocate for the summer (housing and meals provided), must have a
previous cooking experience, and must possess knowledge of Health Regulations in regards to Food
Service. A Food Safe Level 1 Certificate would be an asset. This position runs May – October.

How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Email resume to:

employment@totemresorts.com
Dustin Brown
Owner/ Operator , Totem Resorts
1-807-226-5275 | totemresorts.com
dustinbrown@totemresorts.com
P.O. Box 180 Sioux Narrows, P0X-1N0

Benefits include:

  • Private Lodging
  • Satellite TV
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lakefront Accommodations
  • 25% Employee Store Discounts
  • Health & Medical Plan available (after 6 months)
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