Offers “Accor”

41 days agoAccor

First Cook

  • Whistler, CANADA
  • Hotels - Restaurants

Job description

Company Description

Nestled at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, just two hours north of Downtown Vancouver, Fairmont Chateau Whistler defines mountain luxury. Offering ski-in, ski-out convenience in the winter, and an on-site championship golf course in the summer, we are Canada’s year-round outdoor adventure destination. Additionally, we are Whistler's largest conference resort hotel, offering 5 unique dining outlets, a slope-side Health Club, and 519 guestrooms and suites.

Job Description

First Cook

Every memorable dining experience at Fairmont Hotels and Resorts begins behind the scenes with our Culinary team’s commitment to safe, efficient operations and exceptional cuisine. As a First Cook, the care you devote to preparing each menu item will not go unnoticed by the guests who are fortunate enough to enjoy them! 

Pay Rate: $23.90 per hour

What you will be doing:    

·  Prepare, cook and service all food items for a la carte and buffet menus, or individual dishes
·  Organize and manage buffets and banquets
·  Follow kitchen policies, procedures and service standards, and follow all safety and sanitation policies
·  Maintain inventory and records of food, supplies and equipment
·  Ensure proper labeling, dating and storage of all items in the kitchen
·  Ensure cleanliness and maintenance of work areas, utensils, and equipment
·  Train and supervise junior staff in preparation, cooking and handling of food
·  Prepare dishes for customers with food allergies or intolerances and handle guest allergy concerns with appropriate care and importance by reporting to Sous Chef


·  Minimum of three years in the culinary field required
·  Diploma/Certification in a Culinary discipline required
·  Journeyman’s papers or international equivalent an asset
·  Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times  

Physicals aspects include but are not limited to:

·  Constant standing and walking throughout shift
·  Frequent lifting and carrying up to 50+ lbs
·  Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
·  Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Additional Information

Visa Requirements : Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:  At Fairmont Chateau Whistler, we believe that the strength of our team lies in its diversity. We are committed to fostering an inclusive environment that respects the unique backgrounds, perspectives, and talents of the individual. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are dedicated to providing equal access to opportunities. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates.

If you are contacted by a Recruiter, kindly inform them at any stage of the recruitment process if you will need support or accommodations.

Persons who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application or interview process may contact, in confidence:

Why work for Accor?  We are far more than a worldwide leader. We welcome you as you are and you can find a job and brand that matches your personality. We support you to grow and learn every day, making sure that work brings purpose to your life, so that during your journey with us, you can continue to explore Accor’s limitless possibilities. 

By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow's hospitality.
Discover the life that awaits you at Accor, visit Do what you love, care for the world, dare to challenge the status quo!  #BELIMITLESS

APPLY TODAY: For more information on working and living at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler please visit  Fairmont Chateau Whistler Careers ( )

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