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

Current Postions

Server/Waiter/Waitress
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking customer focused people to serve guests at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN , a popular 750-seat restaurant serving Amish/Mennonite style meals. Some responsibilities of a server include guiding guests through our menus, offering personalized suggestions, taking orders accurately, delivering hot food promptly, and doing side work. Our servers take pride in providing an excellent meal to our guests and having fun at the same time! With hourly wage and tips, a server will make a minimum of $15.00 per hour throughout the year, and up to $20.00 or more per hour during our peak season. Requirements: Saturday Availability Multi-tasking, listening and communication skills Take Pride in Your Restaurant – Celebrate EACH guest A willingness to work some evenings, weekends, and holidays. Perform the Physical Demands – Lift and carry up to 30 pounds, remain on your feet for several hours, work under pressure, bend, reach, and stoop Benefits Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance for Full Time Holiday and Vacation Pay No Sundays Flexible Schedule Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, hotel and theatre
Buffet Attendant
Blue Gate Hospitality is looking for candidates who are seeking a rewarding challenge of working as a buffet attendant in our world famous Blue Gate Restaurant, a popular 750-seat family-owned restaurant serving Amish/Mennonite home-cooked meals in Shipshewana, IN. This person will keep the buffet stocked, cleaned, communicate with kitchen staff, and our guests. This is a full time position. The individual will work five days per week. Part time positions are also available. Requirements: Saturday Availability Multi-tasking, listening and communication skills Take Pride in Your Restaurant – Celebrate EACH guest Desire to Help At our Busiest –This may include working nights, weekends, and holidays. Perform the Physical Demands – Lift and carry up to 30 pounds, remain on your feet for several hours, work under pressure, bend, reach, and stoop Benefits Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance for Full Time Competitive Pay No Sundays Holiday and Vacation Pay Flexible Schedule Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, hotel and theatre
Ice Cream/Pizza Parlor
The Blue Gate Garden Inn, Shipshewana's Number 1 Hotel, is seeking persons to work in our Pizza and Ice Cream Shop! This position includes making pizza, dipping ice cream, running the cash register, cleaning up, and having fun! Requirements: Great Customer Service Skills Ability to count change Desire to learn and be a part of a fun organization Available evenings, including Saturday Benefits: Discounts in all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, theatre and hotel Great working environment Competitive wages Flexible Schedule Hours are 5:00 - 10:00 PM No Sundays
Housekeeper
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking self-starters with ability to thoroughly clean guest rooms at the Blue Gate Garden Inn -- the number one rated hotel in Shipshewana, IN. Starting pay $10 per hour. Earn $2.00 more per hour for Sunday shifts! Hours 8:00am — 4:00pm. Full time and part time positions are available. Requirements: 5 days per week, full-time. 2-4 days per week, part-time. 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. Benefits: Day shift hours 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Discounts in all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, theatre and hotel Great working environment Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance (Full-Time) Paid vacation & holidays
Breakfast Attnedant
Blue Gate Hospitality is looking for an energetic person to work mornings at The Blue Gate Garden Inn -- the number one rated hotel in Shipshewana, IN. Some of the job responsibilities are to prepare and serve breakfast items, greet and assist hotel guests, and clean up after breakfast. This is a first shift job with hours of 5:00 AM to 12:00 PM. If you enjoy mornings and want to earn some extra income, then this position could be for you! Full and part time positions are available. Requirements: Cooking and serving breakfast Cleaning tables Greeting customers Cleaning kitchen and dishes Saturday and Sunday Availability Benefits: Hourly wage starting as high as $10.00/hour Vacation pay and Holiday for part and full time Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance for Full Time Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, hotel and theatre $2.00/ Hour Shift Differential on all Sunday Shifts Hours 5:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Weekend Availability Required!
Kitchen Staff
Join the kitchen team at our world famous Blue Gate Restaurant. A popular 750-seat family-owned restaurant serving Amish/Mennonite home-cooked meals in Shipshewana, IN. All training is provided! We are hiring cooks, dishwashers, and buffet attendants. We offer a great work environment and opportunities for advancement. Wages start as high as $11.00 per hour. Requirements: Ability to multi-task Thrive within a fast paced environment Flexible schedule - includes a mix of days and evenings, closed Sunday Be able to work in high heat conditions Ability to stand for long periods Work well in teams Benefits: Competitive wages Flexible Schedule Sundays off Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance Paid holidays and vacation time Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, and Theatre.
Banquet Server
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking Banquet Servers, Full or Part Time. We are looking for friendly, guest-focused, high energy people to serve groups at events in Shipshewana, IN. Job Overview - As a Banquet Server for Blue Gate Hospitality, you would be joining a family that has a rich history and an even brighter future. Some of the responsibilities of a banquet server include delivering hot food promptly, and doing side-work. Our servers take pride in providing an excellent meal to our guests and having fun at the same time! Banquet servers make up to $20 an hour with wage and tips. What You Need to Succeed: • Desire to Help At our Busiest – This may include working nights, weekends, and holidays • Perform the Physical Demands – Lift and carry up to 30 pounds, remain on your feet for several hours, work under pressure, bend, reach, and stoop • Experience in doing large group parties • Great organizational skills and motivation • Customer service as a priority • Great attitude • Character Benefits include vacation pay, holiday pay, discounts, free theater tickets, insurance for full time and more!
Server/Waiter/Waitress
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking customer focused people to serve guests at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN , a popular 750-seat restaurant serving Amish/Mennonite style meals. Some responsibilities of a server include guiding guests through our menus, offering personalized suggestions, taking orders accurately, delivering hot food promptly, and doing side work. Our servers take pride in providing an excellent meal to our guests and having fun at the same time! With hourly wage and tips, a server will make a minimum of $15.00 per hour throughout the year, and up to $20.00 or more per hour during our peak season. Requirements: Saturday Availability Multi-tasking, listening and communication skills Take Pride in Your Restaurant – Celebrate EACH guest A willingness to work some evenings, weekends, and holidays. Perform the Physical Demands – Lift and carry up to 30 pounds, remain on your feet for several hours, work under pressure, bend, reach, and stoop Benefits Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance for Full Time Holiday and Vacation Pay No Sundays Flexible Schedule Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, hotel and theatre
Host/Hostess
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking a person to host at the Blue Gate Restaurant -- a 750-seat popular restaurant serving Amish/Mennonite style meals in Shipshewana, IN. A Host / Hostess greets guests, adds guests to waiting list if necessary, seats guests and operates the cash register. This person should be approachable and out-going. Wages start at up to $10.00 per hour. Requirements: Evening, Friday, and Saturday availability, Closed Sundays Part-Time Hours Excellent guest service skills required Must enjoy working with people Benefits: Flexible schedule Competitive wages Paid holiday and vacation Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant and theatre.
Front Desk Attendant
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking an attendant to work the front desk at the Blue Gate Garden Inn -- the number one rated hotel in Shipshewana, IN. The Front Desk Attendant is responsible for check ins/check outs for guests; assisting guests with questions and assisting in making the guests' stay an enjoyable one. Full and part time positions are available. Requirements: Availability to work varied hours between 7:00 am and 11:00 pm Previous front desk experience (preferred) Professional demeanor and excellent guest services skills required Basic computer skills Benefits: Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance Flexible schedule Competitive wages $2.00/hour shift differential on Sundays Paid vacation and holidays Discounts at all Blue Gate stores, restaurant and theatre
Prep Cook
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking a person who enjoys cooking to work as a prep cook at The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN. Our prep cooks work with a fun, skilled team to provide excellent food for our #1 rated restaurant. Duties include preparing/cooking simple recipes or assembling dishes, and plating meals to be served to guests. Wages start as high as $11.00 per hour. Hours vary. Full and part time positions available. Requirements: Desire to provide excellent food for our guests Desire to work as a part of a team Ability to multitask Ability to stand on feet and be moving your entire shift Benefits: Flexible schedule Competitive wages Paid vacations and holidays Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, and theare Dental, Health, and Vision Insurance for full time No Sundays!
Bakery Retail Associate
The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN is seeking a retail professional to work in our world famous bakery as a Bakery Retail Associate. The position includes serving customers, taking accurate orders for baked goods, running a cash register, boxing and serving baked goods, and keeping shelves stocked with baked goods. This is a full time position. The individual will work five days per week. Part time positions are also available. Requirements: Availability to work various hours Monday - Saturday Saturday Availability Excellent customer service skills required Previous cash register experience preferred, but will train the right person Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs. and stand for long periods of time Benefits: Competitive wages Sundays off Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance Paid holidays and vacation time Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, and Theatre.
Sales & Design Specialist
The Shipshewana Furniture Company is a complete home furnishing retail and design center located in beautiful downtown Shipshewana, IN. Our furniture, which has many styles, is locally made giving that heirloom quality you can feel good about selling. We have over 25,000 square feet of beautiful showroom that displays our products. We carry Amish handcrafted furniture and Smith Brothers upholstery that is made right here in Indiana. If you are looking to accelerate your career as a furniture sales designer in a workplace that is friendly, supportive, provides excellent customer care and is growing this is the place for you. Job requirement is someone with strong communication and interpersonal skills, likes to work with people and is able to help customers with design. Benefits: Competitive base hourly rate plus retail sales incentive. Flexible schedule Health insurance Medical, Dental, & Vision Paid holiday and vacation time. No Sundays Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, and Theatre.
2nd Shift Baker
Blue Gate Hospitality is currently seeking individuals with a passion for baking to work at the Blue Gate Bakery in Shipshewana, IN. Job duties include baking our famous baked goods from scratch, to supply the Blue Gate Bakery, Blue Gate Restaurant and Blue Gate Garden Inn. First and second shift positions are available. Requirements: 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 Saturday availability Benefits: Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance First Shift: 6:00 am - 2:00 pm, Second Shift 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm Discounts in all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, theatre and hotel Positive and wholesome work environment Competitive Wages Paid vacation & holidays
Restaurant Receiver
Blue Gate Hospitality is hiring a full time, day shift receiver to work in our famous Blue Gate Restaurant. This individual is responsible for all receiving, matching invoices to purchase orders, inventory, ordering and storage of all food items and equipment delivered to the Restaurant or Bakery. They will rotate, and track stock, check in orders, unload trucks, clean storage areas, and perform other tasks as assigned. This person must be detail oriented and organized. They should also be able to record information clearly and accurately. Requirements: Must be able to lift 75 lbs on a regular basis Willingness to fill in other areas Precise, detail oriented - checking in big loads from trucks daily Ability to stand for long periods of time Benefits: Flexible schedule Day shift Hours Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance No Sundays Competitive wages Paid holidays and vacation time Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant and theatre.
Laser Engraver
Join our team as a Laser Engraver at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, Indiana. As a Laser Engraver you would assist our guests by adding names, messages, or designs to products in our inventory. This person must be focused on details, . We offer a great work environment and opportunities for advancement. Requirements: • Computer Literacy • Ability to Spell Words Accurately • Attention to Detail • Accuracy • Creativity • Flexibility – Help in other areas when needed Benefits: • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance • Discounts in all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, theatre and hotel • Positive and wholesome work environment • Competitive Wages • Paid vacation & holidays • Flexible Schedule • No Sundays
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