INTERNSHIP: Student Work Experience Program (SWEP)

  • Location: Jasper, Alberta
  • Deadline: August 31, 2021

Student Work Experience Program (SWEP)

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Location Jasper, Alberta, Canada
Category Food & Beverage
Job Start Date : 07/09/2021

Student Work Experience Program (SWEP) – Seasonal / Permanent 

As a hospitality student begin your career with Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge through the Student Work Experience Program. SWEP is the perfect opportunity to launch your hospitality career with Fairmont in a breathtaking Rocky Mountain setting.

Available Opportunities

  • Culinary : General Cook, Second Cook, First Cook & Stewarding
  • Food & Beverage Front of House: Busperson, Host/Hotess, Server, Barista
  • Room Division : Room Attendant, Housekeeping Houseperson, Public Areas Attendant
  • Recreation: Health Club Attendant

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Department Head, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Follow departmental policies, procedures and service standards
  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage
  • Adhere to the hotel’s vehicle handling and safety policies while driving hotel and guest vehicles
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be enrolled in a Hospitality, Tourism, Event Management or Culinary program
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team with minimum supervision
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
    • Depending on each position there could be additional qualifications that are required


Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):  

  • Sitting: 0-1 hr/day
  • Walking: 6-8 hr/day
  • Standing: 6-8 hr/day
  • Bending/Reaching: 4-6 hr/day
  • Pushing/pulling: 4-6 hr/day
  • Physical Effort: required to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Environmental Stress: busy atmosphere
    • Depending on each position there could be additional qualifications that are required

Please apply on our website.