Vail Resorts Entry Cook, Summit Smokehouse - Winter Seasonal - Northstar California Resort in Truckee, California

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.

Job summary: Responsible for basic food preparation tasks, such as cutting up meat and fish, cleaning, peeling, slicing, chopping, measuring and mixing ingredients, etc. May use basic cooking skills to work on a line or in a cooking station, such as the broiler, fryer, oven, grill, or sauté station and be responsible for set up of assigned station. May be responsible for loading and unloading food product to remote meal sites for preparation.

Additional responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Prepares food for guest and employees by following cooking procedures. Places and displays foods in serving containers.

  • Follows all Health Dept required food handling procedures. Keeps a clean, well maintained, sanitary work environment.

  • Fills customer requests by arranging chosen food items, adding prescribed garnishes, and handing meals to customers.

  • Keeps equipment operational by following manufacturers’ instructions and established procedures.

  • Maintain food line by notifying prep cook of shortages and replenishing food at workstation.

  • Provides information to customers by answering food preparation questions and resolving special requests.

  • Protects customers and employees by adhering to all sanitation policies and procedures; maintaining a safe and clean work environment.

  • Contribute to team effort by participating in Job Sharing, assuming responsibility for the cleanliness of the resort and safety of guests and employees; participating in safety meetings; accepting diverse assignments; maintain a positive and friendly attitude and demeanor in all internal and external interactions.

  • Meet service level objectives and department goals as set forth by immediate supervisor.

  • Flexible working hours.

  • Must be comfrotable in outdoor elements

With diverse tree-lined mountain trails, a world-class terrain park and a vibrant village, Northstar is the perfect setting for families and snow sports enthusiasts alike. Nestled in the Sierra Nevada just 15 minutes from Lake Tahoe, 30 minutes from Reno and a few hours from Napa and San Francisco, it’s easy to explore everything Northern California has to offer. Join the Northstar team and learn why Truckee, CA has been voted one of the “Top 25 Ski Towns in the World.” www.vailresortscareers.com

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.

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