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Current Opportunities

Lake House

Lake House Host

Seeking smart self-starters with a passion for the Adirondacks, and an intense service orientation woven into their DNA, to help us launch Lake House at High Peaks Resort.

To learn more visit: http://www.lakehouselakeplacid.com/

Do you thrive in a quick paced challenging environment? Are you willing to do what it takes from being a guest's guide (perhaps literally) to the riches of this area to carrying their luggage if the need arises? Can you think on your feet and work well with minimal supervision?
Lake House Hosts will engage with our guests even before they arrive to confirm their needs and help them personalize their Lake Placid sojourn. Hosts will receive our guests in the Great Room to check them in and ensure they have a seamlessly satisfying experience, from arrival through the moment they must wish us good-bye.
Hiring now for FT year round positions. Your work days will vary between the hours of 7 AM and 11 PM any day of the week; flexible availability is key.
Having previous hospitality experience is essential, but it needn't have been in a traditional hotel environment. Along with all the above, Hosts must be Computer Literate and Social Media Savvy.

Send resume humanresources@highpeaksresort.com or apply in person.

Lake House Bartender

Seeking smart self-starters with a passion for the Adirondacks, and an intense service orientation woven into their DNA, to help us launch Lake House at High Peaks Resort.
 
To learn more, visit: http://www.lakehouselakeplacid.com/
 
Blend your creative talents for bartending, menu development, and engaging conversation into a recipe for success as Lead Bartender at Lake House. Knowledge of craft beers a definite asset, although training will be provided.
 
 In this role you are responsible for opening, closing, ordering, beverage transfers and providing outstanding service to Lake House guests and locals in an extraordinary setting. You will also be trained to assist in our other vibrant bars and restaurant when needed.

 This is a FT year round position. Flexible availability from 3 PM on seven days a week necessary. Previous bartending experience required.

Send resume humanresources@highpeaksresort.com or apply in person.

Administration

Human Resource Director

High Peaks Resort is a full-service resort hotel located in Lake Placid, an area renowned for its scenic beauty, recreational opportunities in all seasons, and rich Olympic history.
We are currently seeking a Human Resources Director who has the willingness and ability to manage a one person department ensuring the efficient administration and management of the Human Resources function to include recruiting, training, wage/benefit administration, compliance with statutory requirements and the execution of employee relations activities.
Requirements:
This position requires three years of human resources experience, preferably in the hospitality industry. The candidate must possess a high level of interpersonal competence; excellent listening skills, flexibility, creativity and thorough knowledge of human resources practices and procedures as well as considerable knowledge of state and federal labor laws and regulations; computer literacy and competency in the use of software applications within the Microsoft Office Suite; and excellent platform skills sufficient to carry out training programs. Experience with ADP's PayForce and TimeSaver solutions considered a plus.
WE OFFER A HIGHLY COMPETITIVE SALARY STRUCTURE. PLEASE INDICATE YOUR TARGET PAY WHEN APPLYING.

Front Desk

Front Office Agent

High Peaks Resort is looking  for friendly, courteous and welcoming people to provide our guests with great service at our resort hotel in Lake Placid. We offer full and part-time time hours with great benefits, good pay, friendly coworkers, and a beautiful work setting. We require an outgoing personality, a neat appearance, excellent interpersonal skills, and a desire to exceed our guests' expectations.

Food & Beverage Department

Banquet Manager

High Peaks Resort, is seeking an experienced Banquet Captain. Our property is an upscale resort hotel comprised of 177 rooms, 10,000 square feet of meeting space and multiple food and beverage outlets.
 
 This position requires banquet and catering/conference service experience, preferably in an upscale hotel setting. We are focused on delivering a superb guest experience; this is an important role in a demanding, fast-paced environment.
 
 Specific responsibilities include:
 - Reviewing and overseeing all activities outlined in Banquet Event Orders
 - Conducting pre-shift meetings so all banquet staff is familiar with all the event components
 - Ensure that that our banquet team delivers service that exceeds our guests' expectations
 - Being hands on with all aspects of events, set-up, execution, breakdown, payroll, tip sheets, billing
 - Ensure that all aspects of each function are executed flawlessly
 
 Specific requirements include at least one year of solid banquet experience, attention to detail, effective time management and organizational skills, strong interpersonal skills, and the desire to deliver exceptional customer service.
 
 Located in the spectacular Adirondack Park, our resort is a great place to work and advance your career. We offer competitive compensation and excellent benefits for full-time associates.

Dancing Bears Servers, Host/Hostess, Room Service Server

We are seeking top notch staff for our superior resort-hotel restaurant. We have immediate openings for Servers and Bartenders at our world famous restaurant and outdoor deck overlooking the High Peaks and Mirror Lake in downtown Lake Placid. We pride ourselves on world class service, and exceeding every guest's expectations. If you have a similar orientation please consider joining our team.

Bartender

Bartender needed for various dinning outlets. Previous bartending experience required.

Line Cooks

Seeking part time Line Cooks for High Peaks Resort's Dancing Bears restaurant. Candidates must be able to operate a grill and broiler, and prepare all our menu items according to our Executive Chef's specifications. Conscientiousness, attention to detail and quality, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment as part of The Dancing Bears team is a must. We work hard and enjoy ourselves doing it - if you operate the same way we might be perfect together.

Dishwasher

Seeking year round and seasonal dishwashers for High Peaks Resort's Dancing Bears restaurant. Candidates must be hard working, reliable and able to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment as part of a team. We work hard and enjoy what we do - if that sounds like how you operate come check us out.

Housekeeping Department

Housekeeping Supervisor

High Peaks Resort is an upscale resort hotel comprised of 177 rooms, 10,000 square feet of meeting space and multiple food and beverage outlets. We employ a dedicated team of service professionals who work hard and have fun doing it. Does this sound like the right environment for you?
We are accepting applications for the position of Housekeeping Supervisor. In this role you will support, direct and assist the Housekeeping staff in providing a comfortable and immaculate room and public area environment for our guests.
This is a full time year round position, with benefits available after 90 days of successful employment.
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Room inspections
- Training of Room Attendants - new hires and on an on-going basis
- Ensuring that storerooms are cleaned and stocked daily
- Reporting any repair / maintenance issues
- Assisting in Inventories of Linens and Supplies
Previous Housekeeping experience is required, preferably in a Supervisory role. Being able to communicate effectively and pleasantly with guests and staff is essential.

Room Attendant

Cleanliness is one of the most important features a hotel can offer its guests.  We are seeking exceptional housekeeping candidates for the position of room attendant who will clean guest rooms, bathrooms, and lobby areas.  Responsibilities include changing linens and towels, restocking amenities and other items, cleaning and disinfecting all guestroom and bathroom surfaces, dusting and polishing all furniture, removing trash, vacuuming, and cleaning floors, and ensuring that each room is spotless before each guest arrives.  The successful candidate will have an eye for detail, cleaning experience, and a desire for perfection.  Conscientiousness is important as you will leave your mark on each room that you clean.  Friendliness and a positive attitude are important also because you will be ambassadors of the hotel.

 
 Send resume to humanresources@higpeaksresort.com or apply in person.