BHTM Students: Student Work Experience Program (SWEP) Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

  • Location: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
  • Deadline: December 31, 2019 at 11:00 pm

Combine valuable work experience with an energetic, fun lifestyle in Canada’s most breathtaking resorts! If you are talented, motivated and enrolled in a hospitality, tourism or hotel and restaurant management program, Student Work Experience Program (SWEP) is your opportunity to relate your classroom study to the day-to-day operations of our incredible resorts.

Apply online by December 31st, 2019.  Early submissions are strongly encouraged.

Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is now recruiting for the following SWEP Food & Beverage opportunities:

  • Deli Attendant
  • Junior Server
  • Host/Hostess
  • Server
  • Fairmont Gold Lounge Server

Successful applicants will be matched to available positions based on previous relevant work experience, area of studies and the hotel’s operational requirements.

What is in it for you:

  • Subsidized staff accommodation provided on-site
  • Daily duty meal in our staff cafeteria
  • Employee Travel Program
  • Comprehensive Wellness Platform (LifeWorks)
  • Discounts on food & beverage/fitness centre/spa/golf/ski
  • Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within Fairmont and over 5,000 properties with Accor


  • Currently enrolled in a hospitality, tourism or hotel and restaurant management program
  • Must be returning to school or have a requirement to complete a co-op prior to graduation
  • Previous hospitality and/or food & beverage experience preferred
  • Must have Pro-serve certification

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

APPLY TODAY: To apply for a SWEP placement, go to and proceed with creating your candidate profile followed by uploading your resume and cover letter. Please apply only to ONE location and ONE job category, outlining in your application your department and position preference. If selected, you will be contacted directly to arrange phone/Skype interviews with one of our SWEP recruiters.

We encourage you to visit our website to learn more about living and working in Lake Louise!

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, Accountability and Excellence; 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!