Job Locations US-AK-Fox Island
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(10/30/2021 4:00 PM)
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Food and Beverage/Culinary

What will you do in this job?

Safety, anticipating guest needs, honoring our surroundings, and bringing your best every day are the core values we live by in order to provide dynamic guest service at the Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge. As the Wilderness Lodge Sous Chef, you will work directly with the Chef to coordinate activities and direct the training of the prep cook and dishwasher to ensure efficiency and profitable food service. The wilderness lodge kitchen is a friendly environment, where servers and chefs work closely together to meet our guest needs and where guests are welcomed daily for a culinary experience. You will ensure guests receive a memorable dining experience. You will work with team members within your department and others to complete the following tasks:

  • Prepare, cook and clean after all meals are served in the Wilderness Lodge
  • Provide excellent service to both guests and team members
  • Ensure all guests’ special needs are met, including dietary restrictions
  • Supervise kitchen staff to ensure efficiency and timely food production and safety
  • Participate in the provisioning of the island to include loading and unloading of supply vessels, conducting inventories and properly and safely storing items

What skills and experience do you need for this job?

  • Current CPR and First Aid
  • Training for Alcohol Professionals (TAPs) certification
  • ServSafe Food Protection Manager certificate preferred
  • Knowledge of proper food handling and preparations standards
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Culinary School graduate or previous experience as a cook or supervisor in food service operations, or equivalent combination of experience and training

What will your work environment be like?

We wake up every day to greet glaciers, mountain peaks and pristine lakes. At Pursuit, we live the dream. We’re
united by an intrinsic love of exploring that can’t be confined by physical borders. Together, Pursuit team
members and guests create inspiring memories they will share with their friends and families for years to come.
It’s all about sharing our amazing destinations.


COVID-19: Safety first is our number one core value. We strive to maintain a safe and healthy environment for our guests and staff. Pursuit follows all CDC guidelines and practices social distancing and other CDC protocols. Masks are required when working in close proximity with guests and during transportation. We strongly encourage all staff to get vaccinated prior to arrival.

EEO Information

Pursuit is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.


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