Baker, Prince of Wales Hotel (Summer 2023)

Job Locations CA-AB-Waterton Park
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(08/02/2023 11:20 AM)
Job ID # (iCIMS)
Job Posting Categories
Food and Beverage/Culinary

What will be your daily pursuit?

This job requires relocation to Waterton, Alberta.


Crafting amazing pastries and desserts to satisfy our guests’ sweet tooth!  

What perks can you expect?

  • Work in a dynamic, culturally diverse team from around the globe 
  • Work experience in an iconic, unforgettable, and inspiring location 
  • Free access to Pursuit attractions for staff and family, send a friend at half the price!
  • Discounted hotel stays under Pursuit’s lodging offerings, and discounted food & beverage and retail experiences
  • The chance to work in an inclusive culture and make life-long friends 
  • Access to subsidized mental health and wellness resources
  • Opportunities for career growth or future work at other Pursuit locations 
  • Access to one of the world’s most beautiful and iconic National Parks

What will you do in this job?

  • Create, bake, and maintain pastry production items for our dining room, employee dining room, afternoon tea service, and café 
  • Help create sweet and savory pastry/dessert specials for our hotel facilities 
  • Plate tea orders in an accurate and tasteful way to ensure guest satisfaction 
  • Ensure cleanliness and sanitation of; baking and prep areas and baking equipment  
  • Communicates effectively with other departments to ensure guest and business needs are met 
  • Keep record of potential safety and maintenance issues and communicates details to supervisor  
  • Assist with set up of rooms for special events, meetings, conferences and banquets  
  • Offer assistance to guests and teammates where needed  
  • Act as a utility player who can complete a variety of job duties  
  • Perform other duties as requested by Management  

What skills and experience do you need for this job?

  • 1-2 years baking and pastry production experience 
  • Patisserie/Culinary degree or training preferred 
  • Ability to accurately plan, cost, and manage food costs and controls 
  • Strong work-ethic
  • Commitment to the team and guest is key
  • Willing and able to work alone or as part of a team 
  • Committed to Safety First and the highest quality of cleaning and sanitizing standards
  • Organized with a great eye for detail 
  • Kind to others and always bring your best 
  • A good communicator, always suggesting ideas and solutions 
  • Helpful and friendly, willing to go the extra mile 
  • Relaxed, flexible and able to handle a few curve balls 
  • Ready to have a fun and adventurous summer! 

What will your work environment be like?

This fun, summer job runs from May to September, 2023.

  • Beautiful. You’ll work in iconic, unforgettable and inspiring Waterton Lakes National Park. You’ll see amazing scenery and wildlife. You’ll participate in team events – and fun! 
  • Independent. You’ll spend your days in and around our historic hotel 
  • Remote. Our home is filled with trees, lakes and blue-bird skies; rather than buildings, freeways and smog. Connect with friends around a bonfire instead of through WiFi 
  • Busy. You need to be prepared for a physical working environment with walking, stair climbing, bending, reaching, lifting (up to 50 pounds with assistance) required.  

This job description describes the role at a high level, but no document can anticipate every single task, issue or project that could come up. We work as a team and believe that we succeed together – these job duties may change based on the needs of the team and company as a whole. 


To handle this job successfully, any person hired must be able to perform responsibilities as described. Pursuit will make any reasonable accommodation to help a person with disabilities perform their job.  This job is based in Alberta, Canada.  Relocation to the area and the legal ability to work in Canada is required. 


EEO Information

Pursuit is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. Pursuit values diverse backgrounds and experience and we welcome all who are eligible to work in Canada to apply! We thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. If selected for an interview, please advise us if you require an accommodation.


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