Sous Chef
Simpson's Num-Ti-Jah Lodge
Lake Louise, AB

Job Summary

Simpson's Num-Ti-Jah Lodge is seeking hard-working, independent candidates to fill the position of Sous Chef on a seasonal basis, immediately to mid-October. Experience is required.

Assists the Chef in planning and preparation, directing food operations and cooking activities, preparing and cooking meals and specialty foods to set us apart. The suitable candidate would be proficient at multi-tasking, possess strong people skills, experience at knifing, and a willingness to teach and be taught. Supporting a team atmosphere of effective and efficient mentorship of all kitchen staff, in coordination with all Lodge staff the Sous Chef would contribute to the positive atmosphere and an orderly operation of the kitchen; it’s overall, cleanliness, professionalism, attention to detail, creativity and quality.


  • Interprovincial Red Seal (Desired)
  • Serve Safe Certificate
  • WHMIS training


  • A minimum of 2 – 3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Team player, willing to help out on any level
  • Must be organized and be able to handle pressure
  • Good attention to detail plus the ability to quickly identify and resolve problems
  • Should be knowledgeable about ingredients and their combination
  • Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 8 hours)
  • Be able to reach, bend, stoop and frequently lift up to 50 pounds

Visa Requirements:

Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The lodge is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.

Compensation: Salary, payable every month

Anticipated Start Date: Immediately

Anticipated End Date: October 16th, 2019

Hours: Evenings, Days, Weekends-Flexibility Essential, position may require extended work periods and hours.

About Simpson's Num-Ti-Jah Lodge:

Simpson's Num-Ti-Jah Lodge operates a Hotel with 16 guest rooms, Restaurant, a Cafe and a Gift Shop from May to Octobereach year. This historic property provides an incredible summer opportunity for staff to enjoy an experience really like no other. Living semi-remotely and off the grid on the shores of beautiful Bow Lake in Banff National Park. Establish ever-lasting friendships with guests and co-workers and have backyard access to some of the world's most spectacular outdoor adventures in hiking, camping, climbing and sight-seeing. We foster a positive environment of individuals driven towards the goal of shared success and experience, through hard-work, adventure and community.

Bow Lake is located 35 kilometers / 22 miles North of Lake Louise on the scenic Icefields Parkway (Hwy 93 N) 195 kilometers / 120 miles South of the Jasper Town-site.

We are seeking a hard-working, independent and experienced individual to fill the position of Sous Chef for the duration of the 2019 summer season. The hire for this position shall always striving to improve the overall operation and providing exceptional quality and service to each guest every time, while maintaining a professional and positive culture.

Job Type: Full-time