SUMMER 2024 BHTM INTERNSHIP – Host/ Hostess – Jasper, AB

  • Location: Jasper, AB
  • Deadline: February 29, 2024

Host/Hostess Full-Time/Part-time 

Becker’s Gourmet Restaurant 

Jasper National Park, AB 

Seasonal: April 25th – October 18th  

Salary: Competitive Wages 


About us:   

Becker’s Gourmet Restaurant is located on the Icefields Parkway, just 5 km south of the town of Jasper along the Athabasca River.  Jasper National Park is a world class tourist destination and Becker’s Gourmet Restaurant is proudly one of Jasper’s best dining.  Both our culinary and front of house team members are dedicated to make a memorable experience for our guests, from inspired gourmet meals to exceptional customer service focused on excellence in every detail.  Our dining room offers an elegant yet intimate, relaxing atmosphere while enjoying some of the best mountain views Jasper has to offer.  If you have passion for hospitality, food & beverage and enjoy working in a fun-filled environment, we have the right place for you. 


Summary of Responsibilities: 

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


  • Follow company policies, procedures and service standards. 
  • Must be enthusiastic, outgoing, positive, pleasant and accommodating. 
  • Make every guest feel welcome when you greet them at the door. 
  • Control the flow of guests in dining room to ensure prompt service. 
  • Manage a seating chart and seat guests appropriately. 
  • Engage in friendly conversation as you seat the guests in a timely fashion. 
  • Introduce guests to their server as you hand out menus. 
  • Answer the phone for general customer service and reservations. 
  • Receiving and recording guest’s reservations and assigning tables. 
  • Assist with take-out orders if needed. 
  • Cleaning and resetting dirty tables. 
  • Assist servers when needed. 
  • Maintain the cleanliness and appearance of entryway. 
  • Always sincerely thanking guests as they leave and inviting them to return. 
  • Perform additional duties as requested. 


Qualifications and Key Attributes: 


  • A minimum of 1yr customer service and/or restaurant experience. 
  • Good organization and multi-tasking skills. 
  • Ability to prioritize. 
  • Ability to think ahead. 
  • Problem solving ability. 
  • Excellent communication skills, a pleasant and professional phone manner. 
  • High level of attention to detail. 
  • Ability to take direction. 
  • Must have sincere desire to please guests and willing to go the extra mile. 
  • The ability to work well under pressure, high energy and self- motivated. 
  • Physically fit to lift, stand and walk for the duration of the shift. 
  • Must be a team player. 


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

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift. 
  • Frequent lifting and carrying up to 20pds. 
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting. 


Visa Requirements: Candidates must hold the proper work authorization to legally work in Canada. 



  • Staff accommodation is available to the right candidate. Employees who have a successful end of year contract will receive all paid rent back at end of season. 
  • Competitive wages plus gratuities. 
  • Staff discounts (rooms, restaurant & gift shop). 
  • Free uniform. 
  • Training is provided. 
  • Free Whitewater Rafting. 
  • Monthly staff BBQ’s. 
  • Recognition for great work. 
  • Aquatic & Fitness center corporate rates. 
  • Staff bicycles, basketball hoop, and some sports equipment availability. 
  • Free WIFI – intermittently. 
  • Staff Health and Wellness program. 
  • Lasting friendships and memories. 


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