Fenlands Banff Recreation Centre Cafe Attendant

Town of Banff
110 Bear St, Banff, AB
$20–$23 an hour - Fixed term contract
Town of Banff
110 Bear St, Banff, AB
$20–$23 an hour

Job details

$20–$23 an hour
Job type
Fixed term contract
Shift and schedule
Weekends as needed
110 Bear St, Banff, AB
Full job description
Casual, Term Contract
As a café attendant you will “Take care of Banff” by helping us launch a new venture at The Fenlands Banff Recreation Centre. You will work in all facets of the operation of a small café including: assisting with food preparation, bar service and more. This is a hands-on role where your past experience in the front and back of house food services blends with your enjoyment of interacting with a team and our customers. The Fenlands is the hub of a variety of winter events and activities for facility rental clients and community members including membership leagues, hockey tournaments, curling bonspiels, skating, special events and more.

Position duties are designed to be successfully accomplished within the weekly hours and include;

Welcoming customers and answering questions or making recommendations on menu offerings in a helpful and friendly manner.
Taking and processing orders on the Point-of-Sale System, including accepting payments.
Prepping, cleaning, sanitizing and restocking work and dining areas and emptying waste receptacles.
Maintaining cleanliness and orderliness of the kitchen, washing cutlery and dishes, etc. as needed.
Ensuring compliance with hygiene and sanitation guidelines.
Assisting with food and beverage preparation including seasoning, measuring ingredients, packaging, boiling, cutting and chopping and occasionally preparing some dishes.
Supplying, dispensing and mixing beverages, cleaning bar areas and equipment, preparing for bar service, taking beverage orders and serving drinks.
Assisting the Café Supervisor with inventory management (including inventory counts, labelling and/or reporting on low-quantity food and beverage items, etc.)
If you are interested in helping us kick off this new Café service at The Fenlands, your cover letter and resume will describe your specific experience in food and beverage services and confirm your Alberta Food Safety Certification (preferably Alberta ProService and ProTect Security). As this position includes serving alcohol, applicants must demonstrate they are 18 years or older.

Working safely is a condition of employment at the Town of Banff. All employees are accountable for our internal responsibility systems by adhering to Occupational Health and Safety legislation and Town of Banff safety protocols. The Town of Banff’s safety culture is one of continuous improvement and we look forward to your participation and suggestions to make our workplace even safer.

The Fenlands is a seven-day-a-week operation and will include evening and weekend shifts. The wage ranges between $20.00 and $23.00 per hour, depending on experience.

“Taking care of Banff: our Community, our People, our Park.”

To apply please submit a copy of your resume and cover letter, no later than April 14, 2024 at 11:59 pm to:

Email: jobs@banff.ca

Mail: Town of Banff, Box 1260, Banff, AB, T1L 1A1

Drop off: 110 Bear Street

The Town of Banff appreciates the interest from all applicants and will directly contact those being considered for an interview. 

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