Experienced Cook

Date:  Nov 21, 2023

Breckenridge, CO, US

Company:  Breckenridge Ski Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2023/2024


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!

Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first-time seeing snow or you were born on the slopes, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world.

With 40+ resorts across 3 continents, you can join our team for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es) along with free ski and snowboard lessons, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience, and wellness benefits to fuel your success.


Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons 
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, and mountain shuttles
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan 
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Excellent training and professional development
  • Referral Program


Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus:

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (for eligible seasonal employees after working 500 hours)
  • Free ski passes for dependents
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans


Job Summary:

Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for a demonstration of these Values:


  • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.
  • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
  • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.
  • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
  • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.
  • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline


Job Specifications:  

  • Outlet: Hilton Doubletree
  • Expected Pay Range: $22.00 - $25.49 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time and Part Time
  • Skill Level: Advanced  


Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with the hotel Leadership Team to maximize revenue & minimize expenses while providing the highest level of guest service.
  • Advanced Cook is responsible for preparing and presenting high-quality dishes to deliver an excellent guest experience
  • Maintain high standards of food quality and consistently
  • Ensure that all ingredients are properly stored and rotated to maintain freshness
  • Prepare and cook a variety of dishes, including appetizers, entrees, and desserts, following established recipes and presentation standards
  • Maintain a clean and organized kitchen work area.
  • Assist in training and mentoring junior cooks
  • Conduct quality control checks to ensure that all dishes meet Hilton Hotel's quality standards
  • Other duties as assigned 


Job Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years kitchen experience in a restaurant environment – Required
  • Ability to support a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays.
  • Strong communication skills and detail oriented
  • Strong Hilton skills(OnQ, R&I, Opera, PRIO) - Preferred
  • Ability to work as a team, cook high quality food, and have a positive attitude


Additional Benefits:

  • Team Member Travel program offered to Hilton employees



The expected pay range is $22.00 - $25.49. This is the pay range we reasonably expect to pay for this position. Individual compensation decisions are based on a variety of factors.


Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.


Requisition ID  498693
Reference Date: 10/23/2023 
Job Code Function: Back of House