Fairmont Prep Cook, Temple Pizza in Canada

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Prep Cook - Temple Pizza

Every memorable dining experience at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise begins behind the scenes with our Culinary team’s commitment to safe, efficient operations and exceptional cuisine. As a Temple Pizza Prep Cook, the care you devote to food and workspace preparation will result in the creation of truly spectacular fare for our colleagues.

Hotel Overview: * *Nestled on the edge of Alberta’s Lake Louise in the majestic Canadian Rocky Mountains, The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is an all-season recreational paradise that has attracted guests from around the world since 1890. Only a two-hour drive west of Calgary, the property is enveloped by some of the most spectacular scenery on the planet. Facilities include 554 guest rooms, Health Club and Spa, five restaurants, a deli and a lounge. As well, we also have retail shopping, a business centre, horseback riding and canoeing in the Summer, and sleigh rides in the Winter.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Temple Pizza Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:* *

  • Peeling and cutting of vegetables, preparing mise en place, pizza dough, working the line and cooking food orders
  • Adhere to standardized recipes and specifications in order to maintain consistency and ensure standards are met
  • Keep work stations clean and organized including fridges/freezers, countertops and stove top
  • Ensure that station opening and closing procedures are carried out to standard
  • Keep overproduction and food waste to a minimum in order to reduce food cost expense
  • Operation of all kitchen equipment, keeping safety in mind at all times
  • Ensure that food production and handling, storage and preparation are in accordance with Hotel and Government Food Safety guidelines
  • Report any maintenance concerns with kitchen equipment to Temple Manager/Supervisor
  • Report any quality of food product issues to Temple Manager/Supervisor
  • Conduct inventory of product
  • Maintain accurate cash float
  • Take orders and serve guest in store or on delivery to staff residence
  • Greet all guest in person or on phone in polite and friendly manner
  • Effectively handle customer inquires/concerns and report any issues to Temple Manager/Supervisor
  • Adhere to all environmental policies and incentive programs of the Chateau Lake Louise
Employee Status


  • 1 year Food preparation and culinary experience required
  • Knowledge and experience with commonly used industrial kitchen equipment a strong asset
  • Valid drivers license required
  • Experience handling cash and use of Micros or other POS an asset
  • Display high level of initiative and require minimal

*Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to): *

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift
  • Frequent lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Applicant must be legally eligible to work in Canada.

APPLY TODAY: We encourage you to visit our website to learn more about living and working in Lake Louise!*www.lakelouisejobs.com*


At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: Canada-Lake Louise-The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Travel: No

Closing Date: 25.Jan.2017, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: CLL02295