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Blue Gate Hospitality
ATTN: Human Resources
105 E Middlebury St
Shipshewana, IN 46565
(260.768.4725)

Current Postions

Assistant Bakery Manager
Blue Gate Hospitality, home of the world famous Blue Gate Bakery, is seeking an energetic person to be an assistant bakery manager. Responsibilities: The Bakery Production Manager (ABPM) is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of bakery production. Work closely with the general manager on labor daily. Production levels shall be monitored closely on a day-to-day basis with accurate record keeping through the production journal. The ABPM is to provide the absolute best quality and safe product, enforcing acceptable sanitation and food safety principles, observing and troubleshooting the best presentation and packaging, and enforcing implementation and updating of our recipes. Duties will include: Assist with setting production levels based on business needs, both for the retail side and the restaurant side, insuring that we have the correct amount of product in inventory and on the shelves. Help manage the daily production journal accurately reflecting what was made and what was used. Keep product and inventory rotated utilizing the first in, first out principle. Train and coach all employees on all shifts to provide them with the skills necessary to produce the best quality and safe products. Monitor acceptable and safe food handling procedures with all employees. Assist in implementing procedures to insure that the bakery runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible, with the least amount of labor hours necessary. Monitor labor daily to ensure proper production, yet keeping labor at a minimum. Insure that the bakery has the best quality product consistently in taste, presentation and packaging. Assist in enforcing that all recipes are being followed accordingly.
1st Shift Baker
Blue Gate Hospitality is currently seeking an energetic person to work as a baker at the Blue Gate Bakery in Shipshewana, IN. These individuals would assist the team in baking our famous baked goods to supply the Blue Gate Bakery, Blue Gate Restaurant and Blue Gate Garden Inn. Needed to Succeed: Desire to make world class bake goods Previous experience preferred, but will teach an individual with basic baking knowledge At least 18 yrs. Old Able to lift up to 40 pounds regularly Benefits: Morning shift hours 6:00am-2:30pm Discounts in all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, theatre and hotel Great working environment Competitivewages Paid vacation & holidays
Prep Cook or Line Cook
The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN is seeking those who enjoy cooking to work as a prep cook or line cook. Prepare routine items, chopping/slicing/dicing items or following simple recipes to be passed to grill and/or other cooks. Requirements: Ability to multi-task required Ability to work in high heat required
Hotel Breakfast Attendant - Part Time
The Blue Gate Garden Inn in Shipshewana, IN is seeking persons that enjoy cooking, serving, meeting our guests from around the world! Our Breakfast attendant works with a team to provide our guests with an amazing breakfast buffet every day. Duties include cooking breakfast, keeping buffet cleaned and stocked, greeting customers, cleaning up. Needed to Succeed: Desire to be an important part of the Blue Gate Garden Inn team Cheerful morning disposition to greet our guests Enjoy cooking and serving others
1st Shift Housekeepers
Seeking self-starters with ability to thoroughly clean guest rooms at the Blue Gate Garden Inn in Shipshewana 3-5 days (part-time or full-time) per week. Competitive salary and benefits. Earn $2.00 more per hour for Sunday shifts! Hours 8:00am – 4:00pm, 3 days per week Requirements: Sunday availability required. Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs. Must be able to work at a fast pace. Must be a motivated, self-starter who takes pride in their work.
Buffet Attendant - Part Time
The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN is looking for several persons to care for our amazing buffet! The Buffet Attendant keeps the buffet stocked, cleaned, communicates with kitchen staff, and our guests. Needed to Succeed: Good communication skills Desire to provide amazing customer service Ability to be on feet and moving entire shift Benefits: Flexible schedule Competitive wages Paid holidays and vacation pay Discounts at any Blue Gate Hospitality store
Host/Hostess - Part Time
Blue Gate is seeking a friendly, professional person to host at the Blue Gate Restaurant -- a 750-seat popular restaurant serving Amish/Mennonite style meals in Shipshewana, IN. Our Host / Hostess greets guests, adds guests to waiting list if necessary, seats guests and operates the cash register. Needed to Succeed: Excellent guest service skills Enjoy working with the people Ability to be on your feet and moving your entire shift Benefits: Flexible schedule Competitive wage offered Paid vacation and holidays Discounts at Blue Gate Restaurant, stores and Theatre
Laundry Attendant - Part Time
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking a Laundry Attendant to maintain the flow of soiled laundry into, and clean laundry out of,the Blue Gate Garden Inn in an efficient and accurate manner. Needed to Succeed: Must be able to lift to 50 lbs. Must be able to push/pull loads of laundry. Desire to be a part of a team Benefits: Flexible schedule $2.00/hour shift differential to work Sundays Competitive wages Paid holiday and vacation Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant and theatre
Night Audit/Front Desk - Part Time
The Blue Gate Garden Inn, a popular 150 room hotel in Shipshewana, is seeking a night auditor to work the front desk. This position is responsible for the front desk overnight as well as running various reports and performing other nightly duties. Needed to succeed: Availability to work part-time 11:00pm – 7:00am Previous night auditor experience Attention to detail Ability to work independently Computer experience Benefits: Schedule runs 4 nights on / 10 nights off $2.00 per hour more for Sunday shifts Vacation pay Holiday pay Discounts in all of Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant and theatre
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