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Assistant Manager


East Glacier Park, Montana
$20.00 / hour
Previous experience required
Starts in about 2 months. (May 25, 2021)

Summit Mountain Lodge and Steakhouse is a private family run resort overlooking Glacier National Park/ MT. We offer private cabins to our guests, destination weddings and events, and fine dining all on-site.

Our season runs from the 3rd week in May until the end of September typically. This is a salary position so hours vary depending on special events, typical workweek is 40-50 hours a week with 2 days off.

We hire 8-10 people that choose to work hard but play hard since we have unparalleled access to Glacier and all it has to offer.

Summit Mountain is seeking a highly motivated Assistant Manager. Competitive salary with private room/housing provided, we also have 50% off meals in the restaurant for our employees and Rafting trips. If applicant fulfills agreement for the season they may receive a bonus.

Job position: You will oversee all front-of-house operations, ensuring that the Guests’ experiences exceed their expectations. Provides guidance and supervision to the host staff, bus staff, and serving staff. Has direct contact with Guests to assure their overall satisfaction.

Manage a team of front of house staff including scheduling, training, and general supervision

  • Oversee that all opening and closing duties of the outlets are completed correctly and that cleanliness and maintenance are maintained
  • Balancing of all daily and nightly cash drawers and POS
  • Providing excellent customer service to guests and excellent leadership to employees
  • Enforce and monitor all health, safety, and sanitation standards in their area
  • Handle guest complaints according to provided guidelines
  • Work closely with the Back of House Manager to provide a seamless experience
  • Will report directly to the general manager

Job Type: Full-time

Summit Mountain Lodge and Steakhouse is glaciers top rated restaurant and a private family owned resort overlooking Glacier National Park.
We serve fresh, farm to table and get inspiration from our chefs.
Our last Chefs have called this “their dream job”
Our private resort is searching for a leader in our kitchen.
We are hiring our kitchen staff for our 2021 season which runs from June until the end of September.
You as an expert in the culinary field know what your role is in the kitchen, we want you to be creative and have a passion for food, know our menu with food costs and must be able to be in front of the grill and know how to cook steaks to temperature.

We are searching for someone who is ready to lead and they would be hands on cooking some nights at a fast pace, this is not a supervisory role. We would consider a head chef with grill experience or sous chef that is still in the learning phase and is passionate about their skills, we can teach our menu along the way but would like to incorporate your specialties and creativity.

We also do special events such as weddings, corporate, reunions, so experience with events/buffets would be helpful
You would be the lead, no one will micro manage, the rest of the staff will be respectful and positive. We would sit down with you and have a good chain of communication to succeed this season once again and set ourselves apart from the rest.

Our restaurant serves dinner 7 days a week from 5-9pm and is fine dining restaurant. Our food shines and is always fresh from farm to table and minimal fried or frozen.

The position would be a full time, salary position with housing if you are the right candidate. A typical work week is 40-55 hours, 5 days a week from approx. 2-10pm can change with events.
We would love to have the chef return every year if it’s a good fit. We hope to start 2nd week in June and candidate must be “serve safe certified for Montana”.

We stay very busy during dinner service and do alot of events such as weddings and reunions. We do offer end of season bonuses to those who are honest, work hard, have a great work ethic and are drama free.

Keep in mind we don’t allow smoking on the property or drugs and if your someone that needs a drink everyday this probably won’t be a good fit.
Must have a car, Glacier National Park is huge.

We strive to be drama free so we can then focus on working hard and then playing hard. We have incredible views and are very close to Glacier National Park with access to rafting, hiking, fishing and anything outdoors.
If this position sounds right for you please send CURRENT professional experience in your resume along with references. We love to see food photos! Thanks and we look forward to speaking with you. NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.

Summit Mountain Lodge and Steakhouse is family owned private resort, we are currently seeking experienced servers (2years or more) for our top rated steakhouse and wedding venue.
This position would require a great personality as the person would be engaging with guests on a regular basis and so customer service is a must. Prefer individual who has experience in fine dining and has knowledge of some wines and Montana craft beers.

We are a fine dining establishment and only serve dinners from 5-9pm.
Position starts June 13 and goes until the end of September the restaurant stays very busy. We pride ourselves on professionalism and we also pride ourselves on non-competitive tips. Meaning each server is treated as a team member and all of our servers typically get the same amount of tables, they are not fighting each other for tables. Our servers typically make $200 a shift which is 4 hours of serving great clientele, thats on a slow night!

The position would be full 5 days a week from 4:30pm-10:30pm
It’s a great position for someone who wants to work as a team, make good money and play in Glacier.
We pride ourselves on no drama and offer an incredible environment for others.

If the person were to work out for us this season we would let them come back every season.

The private resort is on the border of Glacier National park, we hire 8-10 people to help with private cabins/a restaurant/bar and we also do special events such as weddings and private .
This would be a great opportunity to learn quite a bit and have fun working with others.

Employee housing is available for minimal rent, approx. $250 a month and includes all utilities Direct Tv , Kitchen and Living room, An incredible view of Glacier!
Must have a car so you can explore Glacier on your days off. Our housing is an 8 bedroom house with 8 bathrooms with a shared community kitchen and community living room. We also offer 50% off meals in the restaurant for our employees and Rafting trips. If applicant fulfills agreement for the season they may receive a bonus.

Send your RESUME with work experience and current references through the form below.

Must be presentable at all times, good hygiene, no visible piercings when working. No SMOKING/VAPING or DRUGS on entire property for employees or guests. If excessive drinking is a must, this isn’t a position for you. We are a small group of people who play hard, hiking, rafting, fishing and spend a lot of time outdoors during the summer and enjoy living healthy lifestyles

We do have an agreement with other business for you to get a second job right away, you will have to have a driver license since you will be driving the employee’s car to get to your second job (if you want a second job).

Please notice that you will be asked what kind of position you are interested in, but after the interview we will let you know if you are suitable for that position or a different one depending on your experience and english. Some of the positions require a variety of duties outside the job description, so we ask that you be flexible and be willing to learn and help others.

Summit Mountain does have a dress code. You will get 2 white button shirts with our logo and be charged $25.00 per shirt, you need to bring 2 pairs of dark blue jeans( no rips , tears ect). We do allow employees to help with events so please bring black pants and white dress shirts. I do provide aprons and hair nets. No open toed shoes, (sandals), are allowed. You do need to wear comfortable shoes, since you will be on your feet for long periods of time. Must be presentable, good hygiene, shower, and deodorant to represent our lodge. If you have piercings they must be taken out while working and there is NO smoking, or Illegal drug use allowed on property for guests or employees. Please read through this information and let us know if you’re interested in joining our team. If so, then we can set up a time for a Skype interview. We’d like to explore the possibility of having you join our summer family this year.

All the best,

Mara Chase, Owner

Summit Mountain Lodge

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Our Business:

We are usually ranked #1 or #2 on trip advisor for our businesses and you may find more information on our website or our face book page: Summit Mountain Lodge and Steakhouse/Glacier National Park Montana if you have more questions or need information.

Summit Mountain Lodge opens the beginning of June and closes first week of October. You may arrive at any time beginning in June and we would like to have you here until the middle or end of September. All of the positions start at $10.00 an hour, there are chances for raises and bonuses at the end of the season. All positions are between 32-40 hours a week.

We hire around 8 people to join our team each season to help us with all of the positions. We are providing a car to get to and from your other job in East Glacier. We have housing on the property within walking distance just minutes from the restaurant and cabins.The housing offers cable television, we also have internet and wifi on the property.

Our resort is situated outside of Glacier National Park, Montana, we have cabins for rent, a steakhouse, and we host large weddings and events. We sit 12 miles from the town of East Glacier, Montana. The town hires approx. 400 people to work at the various lodges, restaurants and gift shops; most of those are students. Some employees fly into Kalispell, Montana which is 90 minutes from Summit Mountain Lodge and some fly into Chicago and take the train to East Glacier train station. Others may fly into Spokane Washington and take the train bound for East Glacier. You may hike, backpack, fish,

Employees start at $10.00 an hour and can get raises depending on work ethic, and some also can receive bonuses at the end of the season. We do have housing on the property, some is shared room 2-3 people per room, there are rooms for couples as well. Rent is $90.00 a pay period which is every two weeks. There is one time refundable cleaning fee of $100.00 for a cleaning deposit. This assures us that you are keeping your housing clean during the season until the end to help other employees.