Cook/ Chef Needed for Idaho Hunting-Fishing-Guest Ranch Lodge

Mackay Bar Outfitters & Guest Ranch Inc


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Riggins, ID

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Lodge cook/Chef needed for a Hunting/Fishing Lodge in the Frank Church Wilderness (along the Salmon River) in Idaho. Lodge is located in a remote setting that is only accessible by Jet boat or backcountry airplane. Commercial kitchen is provided as well as limited continuous power.

Pay depending on experience. All meals, utilities and housing will be provided.

Type of food is typically hearty, home cooked meals. Dinners will include appetizer, main course as well as dessert. Prime Rib, steaks, pork loin, chicken dinner, and salmon are 5 main dinners (along with potatoes, salad, bread, vegetable).

Would be great if you could bake desserts and breads as well.

Must be able to help with inventory and work closely with owner to create grocery lists and meal planning, ordering. Being able to look at what we have and be creative to minimize food waste is critically important! Will be meal planning for about two weeks out — MUST BE ORGANIZED because of this!

Duties include preparing and serving 3 meals a day, ordering and maintaining food inventory for staff and guests, care and maintenance of buildings, grounds and roads, interaction with other staff and guests. Projected start date April 1, 2017.

• Direct experience cooking for large groups
• Experience in food service, lodging, or hospitality industry
• Excellent communication skills – spoken, written, email, and phone
• Ability to maintain accurate records
• Service oriented dispositions
• Ability and desire to live on-site at the lodge

Position will be from February to End of November.

Needs to be VERY CLEAN

Needs to love the backcountry and okay with being away from civilization, yet still social!

We will provide you with your own private living quarters (with private bath) as well as all meals and transportation in and out of the ranch.

No DRUGS permitted on premise and random drug tests may be performed.

Please just email resume as well as recent prior work references.

Monthly Salary: $1200-$1700 DOE + meals, utilities and Housing

Contact: [email protected]