Food Services Staff

JOB TITLE:  Food Service Staff
TERM:   Seasonal, Part Time
REPORTS TO:  Administration Manager
START DATE: May 1, 2017
END DATE:  October 29, 2017

Job Purpose:
Staff working in Food Services acts as an ambassador for Fort Steele Heritage Town, serving our customers in a late 19th century theme, providing informative direction and promoting Fort Steele while maintaining a clean and welcoming environment.


Duties & Responsibilities:
• Dress in period costume
• Serve customers in a highly professional manner
• Bus tables
• Assist with food preparation
• Follow Food Safe procedures
• Wash and put away dishes
• Monitor telephone line and answer/direct customer inquiries pleasantly and politely
• Competent with cash and cash registers to perform a variety of transactions
• Receive, price and display stock
• Ensure work area is clean and organized at all times
• Assist other staff when requested by Management


Qualifications, experience and essential skills:
• Must be physically fit and able to safely lift 50 pounds
• This position requires continuous periods of standing, walking, bending, and walking up and down stairs while in period costume
• Previous experience and training will be considered an asset
• Exceptional customer service skills
• Be able to work well independently
• Be flexible with scheduling
• Like to work with children and the public in general
• Experience working with cash and cash registers
• Enthusiastic and confident with excellent interpersonal and time management skills
• Excellent oral and written communication, organizational and creative thinking skills
• Good mathematical skills
• Able and willing to work in a team environment
• Valid Food Safe Certificate

Conditions of Service:
This is a seasonal position. Hours of work can be up to 30-40 hours per week.  Weekend, holiday and occasional evening work will be required.  Preference will be given to applicants with previous customer service experience and acting skills. A cover letter and resume must be submitted by:

email:                 Info@FortSteele.bc.ca
mail:                   Fort Steele Heritage Town, 9851 Hwy 93/95, Fort Steele,  BC  V0B 1N0
or fax:                 250-489-2624

This position is contingent upon the receipt of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check and subject to a 3 month probationary period.