Winter 2022-23 - Porter

Banff, AB, Canada Req #1280
Monday, August 1, 2022
Why Join Us?                                                          
We work and play in Canada’s most beautiful playground, Banff National Park, and you can too. Sunshine Village is the premier ski resort in Western Canada. If you want to be part of making our guests’ ski experience unforgettable and think a winter season skiing and riding on the best powder in the Rockies would be great too, then read on...                                     

What’s in it for you?
• A ridiculously cool life experience
• Free ski pass for Sunshine Village and super deals at other resorts
• A plethora of lively staff events all season long
• Marvelous discounts on ski gear, food & drinks and transportation.

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Porters or Food Runners provide an outstanding experience for our guests by working closely with kitchen and serving staff to ensure meals are brought and cleared away in an efficient and timely manner. This is a physical position requiring manual labour, lifting, and carrying.


Essential Functions

  • Provide excellent guest service
  • Deliver and clear away meals efficiently in a high volume and fast-paced environment
  • Helping with Expediting, checking food quality, and communicating between FOH and BOH
  • Helping to set up catered events, and group lunches
  • Working shifts as a host to greet our guests and seat them quickly and efficiently
  • Assist with setting up tables, delivering food and beverages to the table, clearing dishes and glasses, & re-setting the table
  • Assist with tear down, closing duties, and maintaining public spaces for guests including washrooms
  • Help to clean common areas including entrances, dinning area, bar, & washrooms.
  • Adhere to workplace safety and food safety/sanitation regulations
  • Other duties as assigned including shifts in other locations.



  • Passion for providing outstanding guest service
  • Previous restaurant experience
  • Strong self-initiative with a positive and friendly attitude
  • Excellent communication, time management, and teamwork skills
  • Ability to lift (10kg.), pull & push heavy loads & be exposed to extreme temperatures
  • Ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written English
  • Great Customer Service

This position includes a multi-area ski pass to Sunshine Village & other resorts, a staff event calendar for experiencing the Rockies, and free transportation from Banff and Canmore to Sunshine. 


Can’t wait to get started? Great, because we can’t wait to hear from you!  Apply online at and tell us why you’re the next awesome member of our team. Remember, we’re looking for people who will wow our guests, so start now and wow us.  Sunshine Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value diversity within our workplace.


Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Job Start Date Thursday, October 27, 2022
Location on Google Maps
  • Banff, AB, Canada