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Prep Cook - Quick Serve Restaurants - Full-Time - Summer Seasonal (2019)

Date: May 30, 2019

Location: Whistler, BC, Canada

Company: Vail Resorts

Whistler Blackcomb’s Mission Statement is “Experience of a Lifetime”

Love what you do! Because that’s what we’re all about. The Whistler Blackcomb staff is comprised of individuals who thrive in the outdoors, love the mountains, and are passionate about what they do. We look for applicants who share in this passion, whether you are looking for a seasonal job or wanting to build an exciting career, don’t miss the chance to work and play in BC’s winter wonderland. If you sound like our ideal applicant please apply online and show us what you’ve got. #wbworklove

Why you’ll love working in Food & Beverage:


  • Best meal benefits – including a free meal during your shift
  • The world’s best commute to and from our on-mountain locations
  • Gain valuable work experience and transferable skills
  • Numerous opportunities for career advancement
  • Meet great people and make life-long friends!


Position Status: Full Time (30-40 hours/week) Seasonal, Hourly. Seasonal positions can be differentiated from year round jobs as they have predefined start and end dates. These dates may vary due to seasonal business fluctuations.


We are hiring for the following restaurants: 



The biggest restaurant in Whistler, and home to our Olympic Legacy display, has three open food courts: Pika's, the Mountain Market and Expressway—featuring a great variety of traditional and international flavours. Access the Roundhouse and the mountain early with a Fresh Tracks Mountaintop Breakfast ticket (The Roundhouse rests at 1,850 metres/6,069 feet).



The Rendezvous Lodge's latest menu includes a wok station dishing up customized southeast Asian noodle and rice bowls; a fresh Mexican counter with burritos, tacos and salads; a burger bar using only fresh, naturally raised, hormone and antibiotic-free beef; and a new and improved espresso bar.



Glacier Creek Lodge is a spectacular, spacious setting with floor-to-ceiling windows and stunning root stalk chandeliers—complete with ample seating. You’ll find a diverse menu including a fresh sandwich bar and the popular Japanese Udon Noodle Bowl. Best of all, it’s conveniently located at the bottom of two alpine chairlifts: Jersey Cream Express and Glacier Express. (at 1,545 metres/5,069 feet).


What you’ll be doing:

  • Complying with Whistler Blackcomb’s HACCP and Food Safe Programs.
  • Ensuring that food is received, stored, handled, prepared, and presented in a timely hygienic manner.
  • Preparing food on demand and sometimes in short notice.
  • Keeping the kitchen area clean, tidy and organized including the freezers and coolers.
  • Assisting in front-line service when necessary.
  • Preparing food for the following day.
  • Ensuring that temperature monitoring is done correctly, timely, documented & that any critical limits are brought to the attention of your Supervisor.
  • Reporting any Food Safe issues that can’t be corrected to your Supervisor immediately.
  • You may be required to assist other departments as needed.
  • Always showing up on time, in uniform, and adhering to the grooming policy.



  • Demonstrate our core values: Be Safe, Do Right, Do Good, Have Fun, Drive Value, Serve Others  
  • Food Safe Certificate 1 (Course will be offered)
  • Cooking exposure to various kitchen machinery such as dishwashers, grills, fryers and ovens is necessary
  • 1 year experience in a high-volume kitchen facility is required.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to handle a station.
  • Willingness to learn and take direction.
  • Basic knife skills.
  • Proof of clear criminal record check.


We have numerous Food & Beverage locations throughout Whistler, to learn more click here!

We’re looking for team members whose legendary attention to detail and commitment to phenomenal service comes naturally. Pursue a lifestyle that will elevate your expectation of what work can look like. Nothing is too big or too small for the staff to bravely pursue and elevate the expectations of the guest. Do you possess a calling for delivering world-class events and amenities? Explore Employment Opportunities with Whistler Blackcomb! (

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 166161