Employment

When applying for a position at Elkhorn Resort, please use our Employment Application Form (PDF File).

While we appreciate all applications, only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be reviewed.

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 Benefits of working at Elkhorn Resort:

  • Discounts for hotel rooms, restaurant and spa treatments
  • Family & friends discount on hotel rooms
  • Fun staff events
  • Free use of resort amenities (pool, hot tubs, rental equipment)
  • Affordable staff housing, if needed
  • Close proximity to Wasagaming, Clear Lake and Riding Mountain National Park

Restaurant Supervisor

Apply by August 31, 2017

We are looking for a responsible and organized individual to join our restaurant team. The Restaurant Supervisor will be managing a staff of 11-22 people, assist the Restaurant Manager, and make sure that all guests are well attended to.

They must be able to stay on their feet for long periods of time, willing to work shifting hours and lift a minimum of 10 lbs. The Buffalo Bar and Ten Steakhouse is a fast-paced environment so working under pressure, attention to detail, and able to meet deadlines are requirements for this position. They need be comfortable with computers and computer programs, MS Office programs, and Point of Sale systems. The successful applicant will have 2 or more years’ experience in a similar position, be confident in enforcing provincial liquor legislation and regulations, be knowledgeable on cost of products and services, can balance cash and complete balance sheets, cash reports and other related forms.

Credentials Needed: Serving it Safe

Skills Needed:

  • Knowing how to address customers’ complaints or concerns
  • Ability to train and supervise staff
  • Ensuring that health and safety regulations are followed
  • Can provide excellent customer service

Specific Traits:

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexible
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral & written communications
  • Client focused
  • Dependable
  • Organized
Apply to: Kim Armstrong

Email: kim.armstrong@elkhornresort.mb.ca

Front Desk Manager

Apply by August 31, 2017

The successful applicant will possess a minimum of 2 years progressive experience in Guest Services or Front Desk, with previous supervisory experience preferred, but not required. S/he must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs, as well as Internet systems and have a strong working knowledge of property management systems. They must be a self-starter with demonstrated leadership ability, professional, well organized, with excellent attention to detail. They will possess exceptional communication skills, written and verbal, and has problem solving and conflict resolution abilities. A strong interpersonal skill is required as well as a passion for Guest Services and the proven ability for consistently anticipating guest needs. He or she must be flexible to work shifts, weekends and evenings.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Act as a resource for all Team Members when addressing guest service issues throughout the hotel
  • Effectively resolve guest complaints ensuring the guests’ needs are met
  • Coach and guide employee performance with consistency and fairness
  • Enhance team member morale, supporting and embracing a team atmosphere, and leading by example
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism, providing exceptional guest service.
  • Assist in training, performance reviews, scheduling, payroll / daily sales and labour and maintaining supplies.
  • Work towards continuous improvement and quality.
Apply to: Chris Phillips

Email: chris.phillips@elkhornresort.mb.ca

Prep Cooks

Apply by August 31, 2017

We are looking for hard working, dedicated, organized Prep Cooks to join our kitchen team at the Buffalo Bar & 10 Steakhouse. You’ll perform routine kitchen tasks such as setting up workstations and ingredients, so that food can be prepared according to recipes.

A great prep cook will be quick and diligent and willing to improve on the job. You will be deft and able to follow instructions as well as all health and safety rules in the kitchen. The ideal candidate will also be able to function in a fast-paced, busy environment as a part of a team.

Responsibilities

  • Follow the prep list created by chefs to plan duties
  • Label and stock all ingredients on shelves so they can be organized and easily accessible
  • Measure ingredients and seasonings to be used in cooking
  • Prepare cooking ingredients by washing and chopping vegetables, cutting meat etc.
  • Undertake basic cooking duties such as reducing sauces, parboiling food etc.
  • Prepare simple dishes such as salads, entrees etc.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen by washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, taking out trash etc.
  • Ensure all food and other items are stored properly
  • Comply with nutrition and sanitation guidelines
  • Perform other kitchen duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Proven experience as prep cook
  • Knowledge of health and safety rules in a kitchen
  • Manual dexterity able to operate cutting tools and kitchen utensils
  • A team player with good communication skills
  • Patient with an ability to stay positive under pressure
  • Very good physical condition and endurance
  • High school diploma or equivalent is desirable; Training from a culinary school will be an asset
Apply to: Jeff Gill

Email: jeff.gill@elkhornresort.mb.ca

Banquet Server

Apply by August 31, 2017

We are looking for energetic individuals to join our Banquet team! Must be able to stay on their feet for long periods of time, willing to work shifting hours, evenings and weekends. Should be able to lift a minimum of 10 lbs. The successful applicant can work in a team setting, will be able to provide excellent service and can create great rapport with guests. Considered a plus, if you have your Serving It Safe Certification. This is a seasonal position-casual, part-time. Training will be provided.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Setting up table place settings prior to event
  • Greet guests
  • Coordinate with the kitchen in case of any special dietary needs
  • Deliver food in a prompt and efficient manner
  • Ensure guest satisfaction with food and beverage
  • Keep banquet area clean
  • Clean up tables and venue after event

 

Apply to: Kim Armstrong

Email: kim.armstrong@elkhornresort.mb.ca

Registered Massage Therapist

Apply by August 14, 2017

Solstice Spa is looking for dynamic positive individuals to share their passion for health and wellness through their massage services.  Team Players must be registered with an association.  Joining the Solstice Spa will provide you with a wonderful team environment; additional training in your field and you will be associated with the Distinctive Experiences that the Solstice Spa is known for.

  • Full time and part time available
  • Gratuities & benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Affordable staff housing is available if needed
Apply to: Charlene Myers

Email: charlene.myers@elkhornresort.mb.ca

Line Cook

Apply by August 31, 2017

We are seeking a passionate, hardworking individual to fill the position of Line Cook. Responsibilities will include station set up where he or she will be responsible for preparing their station before the start of each service. Cooks must make sure that all supplies needed are available and ready for use. During meal service he or she will be responsible for preparing items requested from his or her station in a timely fashion and working in cooperation with other cooks in the kitchen. After service, they will be in charge of cleaning their station, cooking surfaces, etc.

The successful individual will be capable of working in a high pressure, fast paced environment, has organizational skills and can work well with others. He or she must have kitchen experience in busy hotels, fine dining or busy chain restaurants. A Food Safety Certificate is required.

Apprentices, culinary students & graduates are welcome to apply.

Apply to: Jeff Gill

Email: jeff.gill@elkhornresort.mb.ca

Spa Coordinator

Apply by August 31, 2017

An opening for the position of Spa Coordinator is available at the Solstice Spa. We are looking for an energetic, friendly, and active individual who can multi-task, work in a team environment as well as independently. This is a full-time or part-time position. Working evenings and weekends is a must. Experience in retail and customer service will be taken into consideration, but is not required.

Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

  • Keeping up to date with offered treatments
  • Answering phones
  • Processing spa bookings
  • Making sure that gift shop area and guest areas are in good order and tidy

Wage is negotiable, gratuity and bonuses available. Training and a uniform will be provided.

Apply to: Charlene Myers

Email: charlene.myers@elkhornresort.mb.ca

Servers

Apply by August 31, 2017

We are looking for energetic individuals to join our Buffalo Bar and 10 Steakhouse team! Must be able to stay on their feet for long periods of time, willing to work shifting hours and lift a minimum of 10 lbs. The successful applicant can work in a team setting, will be able to provide excellent service, demonstrate exceptional knowledge of menus and can create great rapport with diners. Considered a plus, if you have your Serving It Safe Certification. This is a seasonal OR year-round position. Full-time and part-time available, training and a uniform will be provided, as well as affordable staff accommodations (if needed).

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Greets guests and presents them with the menus
  • Informs guests of any food or drink specials available for the day and any menu changes
  • Take food and beverage orders, and make recommendations as needed
  • Coordinate with the kitchen in case of any special dietary needs
  • Deliver food in a prompt and efficient manner
  • Ensure guest satisfaction with food and beverage orders
  • Process guest payments
  • Keep dining area clean, making sure tables are reset after each guest leaves
  • Maintain appropriate stock levels
  • Tally receipts and payments at the end of the day making sure that all is correct and accounted for
Apply to: Kim Armstrong

Email: kim.armstrong@elkhornresort.mb.ca