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Remote Mountain Lodge Chef

Full-time, Seasonal

Nestled in the serene beauty of the Canadian Rockies, our remote mountain lodge offers a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Surrounded by breathtaking vistas and pristine wilderness, we provide guests with an unforgettable experience of adventure, relaxation, and culinary delight. As we gear up for our upcoming season, we are seeking a talented and passionate Chef to join our team.

Job Description

Remote Mountain Lodge Chef

Job Description: 

As the Chef at our remote mountain lodge, you will be responsible for creating exceptional culinary experiences that showcase the best of local and seasonal ingredients. You will have the opportunity to unleash your creativity in designing menus that cater to a diverse range of tastes and dietary preferences, while also incorporating elements of regional cuisine and international flair.


·         Plan and execute menus for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, ensuring a balance of flavor, nutrition, and variety.

·         Source high-quality, sustainable ingredients from local suppliers whenever possible.

·         Manage inventory, ordering, and stock rotation to minimize waste and maintain cost efficiency.

·         Supervise kitchen staff, providing guidance, training, and support as needed to ensure smooth operations.

·         Maintain cleanliness and organization in the kitchen, adhering to food safety and sanitation standards at all times.

·         Collaborate with lodge management to develop special event menus and catering options.

·         Adapt menus and recipes as necessary to accommodate dietary restrictions and guest preferences.

·         Uphold a positive and collaborative work environment, fostering a culture of teamwork, respect, and excellence.


·         Proven experience as a Chef in a high-volume kitchen, preferably in a remote or seasonal setting.

·         Culinary degree or equivalent certification preferred.

·         Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire a team.

·         Creativity and innovation in menu development, with a passion for exploring new flavors and techniques.

·         Knowledge of food safety and sanitation regulations, with a commitment to upholding best practices.

·         Flexibility and adaptability to work in a dynamic and ever-changing environment.

·         Physical stamina and endurance to meet the demands of working in a remote mountain setting.


·         Competitive salary commensurate with experience.

·         Housing and meals provided on-site.

·         Access to outdoor recreational activities, including hiking, skiing, and wildlife viewing.

·         Opportunity to work in a unique and picturesque environment, surrounded by nature's beauty.

·         Potential for career growth and advancement within our organization.

Starting Date:

From May 1rst 2024 to October 31rst (possibility of long term contract as well). 40h per week.

How to Apply: 

If you are passionate about creating unforgettable culinary experiences amidst the stunning backdrop of the mountains, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume, along with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining our team, to info@aurumlodge.ca.

Join us in crafting memorable moments and fostering connections with guests from around the world at our remote mountain lodge!