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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. We offer a wholesome environment and a flexible schedule. 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 on average between $150 and $300 per shift. Full and part time positions are available. 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, Life, 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
Grill Cook
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking a full-time cook to work the grill area for the Blue Gate Restaurant, a popular 750-seat restaurant serving Amish/Mennonite home-cooked meals in Shipshewana, IN. The Blue Gate Restaurant is family-owned and offers a wholesome work environment with opportunities for advancement. Working the grill is a fast paced job that can also be fun and challenging. Hourly wages start at up to $11.00 per hour. Experience is preferred but we will train entry level employees. We are hiring immediately! Requirements: Previous experience preferred Ability to multi-task Evening and Saturday availability Be able to work in high heat conditions Ability to stand on your feet for long periods of time Benefits: Flexible schedule No Sundays Advancement oportunities Competitive wages starting at $11.00 per hour Health, vision, and dental insurance for full time Paid vacation and holidays Discounts at all Blue Gate 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!
3rd Shift Cleaner
The Blue Gate Restaurant is looking for a self-motivated person to work on 3rd shift cleaning the restaurant area, and inside the building, 9:00 pm to 4:00 am. Some of the job duties include routine cleaning, dusting, mopping, and sweeping of all public areas, cleansing and sanitizing food prep areas restaurant and equipment, stocking and supplying restrooms, as well as occasional projects and other tasks as assigned. This is a full time position with hourly wages starting as high as $13.00 per hour depending on experience. We are hiring immediately! Requirements: 3rd shift availability Saturday availability Multi-tasking, cleaning, and organizing skills Ability to stand for several hours at a time, bend, stoop, kneel, and lift Ability to perform the physical demands of the job Experience preferred, but will train the right person Benefits: Third Shift 9:00 pm - 4:00 am Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance for Full Time Discounts in all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, theatre and hotel Great working environment Wages starting as high as $13.00/hour Paid vacation & holidays
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, plating meals to be served to guests. Wages start as high as $10.50 per hour. This is a great entry level position with all training provided. We are hiring immediately! 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 Advancement opportunities Competitive wages Medical, Dental, Life, and Vision Insurance (Full Time) No Sundays Paid vacations and holidays Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, and theatre
Breakfast Attendant - Part Time
The Blue Gate Garden Inn in Shipshewana, IN is seeking persons that enjoy cooking and serving our guests. 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! Requirements: Cooking and serving breakfast Cleaning tables Greeting customers Cleaning kitchen and dishes Benefits: Hourly wage starting as high as $10.00/hour Vacation pay for part and 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-noon, days vary Sunday through Saturday.
Buffet Attendant - Part Time
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. We are hiring immediately! Wages start at up to $11.00 per hour. We are a family owned business that offers a wholesome environment and advancement opportunities. 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: Competitive Pay No Sundays Holiday and Vacation Pay Flexible Schedule Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, hotel and theatre
Dishwasher
Join our team at The Blue Gate Restaurant as a dishwasher. We are located in Shipshewana, Indiana and offer a wholesome work environment. As a dishwasher you would clean and wash dishes, flatware, pots, pans, and kitchen equipment. You would also help to maintain a safe and organized work area. Other duties could be assigned. All training is provided! 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 No Sundays Paid holidays and vacation time Discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality stores, restaurant, and Theatre
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