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Blue Gate Hospitality
ATTN: Human Resources
105 E Middlebury St
Shipshewana, IN 46565
(260.768.4725)

Current Postions

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3rd Shift Prep Cook
Join our team as a 3rd shift prep cook at The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN. Duties include cooking and preparing food and following simple recipes. This position requires self-motivation and independent work. You must perform physical tasks, work in the heat of a kitchen environment, and lift to 50 pounds. 

The 3rd shift prep cook will work from approximately 9:00 pm until 5:00 am. Wages are based on experience and could be as high as $18.00 per hour. Experience is helpful, but we will provide all training.

The Blue Gate Restaurant is a family-owned and operated business. We take pride in giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, insurance, paid time off, and opportunities to advance.

3rd Shift Prep Cook Requirements:
•	Ability to read and follow recipe instructions
•	Safe food handling practices
•	Properly prepare food as trained and instructed
•	Must be able to work independently and efficiently
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	Must be able to lift, hold, and move 50 pounds consistently
•	Ability to stand on feet and move the entire shift
•	Must be teachable with a desire to learn and grow
•	Must pass a criminal history background check
3rd Shift Cleaner
The Blue Gate Restaurant is looking for a self-motivated person to work on the 3rd shift cleaning the restaurant area, and inside the building, 9:00 pm to 4:00 am. Some of the job duties include routine cleaning, dusting, mopping, sweeping all public areas, cleansing and sanitizing food prep areas, restaurant and equipment, stocking and supplying restrooms, and occasional projects and other assigned tasks. 
 
As a 3rd shift cleaner, you can work full-time or part-time, up to five shifts per week depending on your availability. Hourly wages start as high as $16.00 per hour based on experience. Cleaning experience in a commercial setting is preferred! 
Masks are not required!
 
At Blue Gate Hospitality, we pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, insurance, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 
 
Requirements:
· Multi-tasking, cleaning, and organizing skills
· Ability to perform the physical demands of the job, including standing for several hours at a time, bending, stooping, kneeling, and lifting
· Ability to work independently
· Must work efficiently and clean thoroughly
· Must be at least 18 years old
· Clear background check
Bakery Production
Do you enjoy working hard, learning, and feeling accomplished at the end of your shift? Join us as a baker at the Blue Gate Bakery. This individual would assist the team in making our famous baked goods, including bread, cakes, cookies, fudge, and pies. Experience is preferred, but we provide paid training!  If you have an open mind and a willingness to learn, we want you to apply!

We are hiring on all shifts! Work part-time or full-time, up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. Wages start at up to $16.00 per hour. We are hiring immediately!

The Blue Gate Bakery is family-owned and operated. We pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, insurance, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 

Requirements:
•	Desire to work hard, learn, and grow
•	Must be teachable
•	At least 18 years old
•	Able to lift 40 pounds regularly and stand for an entire shift
•	Math skills including the ability to measure, add, and multiply
•	Ability to work independently and follow instructions
Cake Decorator
Blue Gate Hospitality is currently seeking a cake decorator to work at the Blue Gate Bakery in Shipshewana, IN. The individual should have an artistic flair, enjoy design, and have a passion for learning and creating. Job duties include baking and decorating cakes, making icing and frosting, and assisting our team of bakers in making other baked goods and delicious sweets. We are hiring immediately!

Cake decorating experience is required, preferably in a commercial setting. Our cake decorator will work two or three shifts per week with a flexible schedule. Wages as high as $20.00 per hour based on experience. 

The Blue Gate Bakery is a family-owned and operated company. We pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, advancement opportunities, and insurance for full-time employees. 

Cake Decorator Requirements:
•	Baking and cake decorating experience
•	At least 18 years old
•	Able to meet the physical demands of the job, including lifting 40 pounds or more regularly, bending, standing, and moving for an eight-hour shift
•	Math skills, including the ability to measure, add, and multiply
•	Ability to work independently and follow instructions
•	Must show examples of your work at the interview
Host/Hostess
Join our team at the Blue Gate Restaurant as a host/hostess. As a host/hostess, you will interact with people from all over the country. Your time will go quickly in this fun and challenging position. You can work full-time or part-time with wages starting at up to $12.00 per hour.

A Host/Hostess effectively communicates with guests, from greeting them upon arrival to thanking them as they leave. Your primary responsibilities are:
•	Greeting and communicating with guests
•	Seating guests 
•	Running a cash register

The Blue Gate Restaurant is family-owned and operated! We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and we are closed on Sundays!

Host/Hostess Requirements:
•	Welcoming personality
•	Ability to multi-task 
•	Good communication skills
•	Must stay on your feet for an eight-hour shift
•	Team-work approach
•	Must be at least 16 years old
•	Working on Saturdays
Housekeeper
Join our team at the Blue Gate Garden Inn as a housekeeper. This position includes cleaning guest rooms, hallways, and assigned areas. Full-time and part-time jobs are available, working up to five shifts per week with approximate 9:00 am to 3:30 pm hours. Pay starts at $14.00 per hour with a $2.00 shift differential on Sundays. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, insurance for full-time employees, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 
We are hiring immediately! Masks are optional!
 
Requirements:
•	Must work on Saturdays and Sundays 
•	Must be able to lift 25 lbs.
•	Work efficiently with accurate results
•	Must be a motivated, self-starter who takes pride in their work
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	Must meet the physical requirements, including standing, bending, stretching, and moving the entire shift
Buffet Attendant
Join our team at Blue Gate Restaurant as a buffet attendant. As a buffet attendant, you will work hard to maintain our famous buffet, ensuring that it runs smoothly! Your effort will allow our guests to have a great experience!  

Buffet Attendants interact with their team as well as guests! Some responsibilities include transporting food and supplies, checking temperatures, cleaning up, and other duties as assigned. You can work full-time or part-time up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. Wages start at up to $14.00 per hour based on experience. We are hiring immediately! Masks are optional!

At Blue Gate Hospitality, we pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, advancement opportunities, and insurance for full-time employees. 

Buffet Attendant Requirements:
Safe food handling practices 
Excellent communication with the team, managers, and guests
Ability to perform the physical demands of the job, which includes standing and moving for an eight-hour shift, lifting, working under pressure, bending, reaching, and stretching
Must be at least 16 years old
Work in an efficient and accurate manner
Furniture Sales Associate
Join our team at the Shipshewana Furniture Store as a furniture sales associate. Our sales associates are friendly, customer-focused people who desire to build relationships that lead to repeat business. As a furniture sales associate, you help people select beautiful Amish-made, wood, and upholstered furniture that will last a lifetime. Our products speak for themselves, and our team of professionals consult, guide, and make suggestions based on each individual's needs. Job duties include writing quotes and orders accurately, helping customers and team members, assisting with the store's operations, and other duties assigned by the manager. 
Sales or customer service experience is preferred! You will work up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. Masks are optional, and we are hiring immediately! 
 
At Blue Gate Hospitality, we pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, advancement opportunities, and insurance for full-time employees. 

Furniture Sales Associate Requirements:
· Attention to detail
· Previous retail or other sales experience preferred.
· Ability to assist customers with selecting and purchasing furniture.
· Professional demeanor and appearance
· Strong customer care skills
· Ability to learn and retain product knowledge
· Accuracy in verbal and written communication
Table Busser
Join our team at the Blue Gate Restaurant as a table busser. A table busser is responsible for removing dirty dishes, clearing and resetting tables, assisting the wait staff, and other duties as assigned. This is a part-time position working two to four shifts per week, including Saturdays.

The Blue Gate Restaurant is a family-owned and operated company. We pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. A table busser can work part-time or full-time up to five shifts per week, including evenings and Saturdays (no Sundays).   We are hiring immediately!

Table Busser Requirements:
· Provide service with a smile
· Efficiently and effectively clear and reset the table
· Help to keep the dining rooms clean and presentable
· Ability to stand on feet and be moving your entire shift
Bakery Sales
Join our team as a bakery sales associate at the Blue Gate Bakery in Shipshewana. As a bakery sales associate, you will assist customers in purchasing our delicious baked goods. You will meet customers from all over the country in this fun and face-paced position. Duties include taking accurate orders, running a cash register, stocking and rotating baked goods, and other assigned tasks. A bakery retail associate can work full-time or part-time, up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. (No Sundays!) Wages start as high as $14.00 per hour.  We are hiring immediately! 
Masks are optional!

At Blue Gate Hospitality, we take pride in giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, insurance, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 
Bakery Sales Associate Requirements:
•	Adaptability
•	Accuracy and efficiency in job performance
•	Teamwork
•	Welcoming personality
•	Cash register experience preferred, but will train the right person
•	Must be able to lift 25 lbs. and stand for long periods
Breakfast Attendant
Join our Blue Gate Garden Inn team as a breakfast attendant, a 1st shift position from 6:00 am until 12:00 pm. Some job duties include:
Following recipes and making breakfast items
Caring for the buffet
Serving guests
Cleaning up
Other assigned tasks
Wages for a breakfast attendant start as high as $13.00 per hour with a $2.00 per hour shift differential on Sundays. A breakfast attendant can work full-time or part-time up to six shifts per week. Masks are optional!
We are hiring immediately! 
Blue Gate Hospitality is a family-owned company made of people working together to deliver our guests a great experience! We offer a wholesome work environment, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts to all Blue Gate properties!

Breakfast Attendant Requirements:
Must be at least 16 years old
Working on Saturdays and Sundays
Teachable with a desire to learn
Ability to perform the job's physical needs, including standing for an eight-hour shift, lifting 40 pounds or more, bending, stretching, etc.
Ability to work independently and follow instructions
Accuracy and efficiency in the products you produce
Grill Cook/Line Cook
Join our team as a grill cook/line cook at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, Indiana. A grill cook/line cook makes sandwiches, grills meats, uses the fryers, cleans their work area, and performs other duties as assigned. In this full-time position, you would work approximately five shifts per week, including Saturdays. The job is challenging and fun! Hourly wages start at up to $15.00 per hour.  
Masks are optional!

At Blue Gate Hospitality, we pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, insurance, paid time off, and advancement opportunities.  

Grill Cook/Line Cook Requirements:
•	Be able to work in high heat conditions
•	Ability to stand on your feet for long periods
•	Must be teachable 
•	Capable of multi-tasking and working at a fast pace
•	Work efficiently and accurately
•	Must be at least 16 years old
Prep Cook
Join our team as a prep cook at The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN. Prep cook duties including preparing food, cooking simple recipes, assembling dishes, plating meals, and other assigned tasks. Wages start as high as $15.00 per hour. All training provided! We offer a wholesome work environment with opportunities for advancement. Prep cooks work part-time up to four shifts per week, including Saturdays. We are hiring immediately! Masks are optional!

At Blue Gate Hospitality, we take pride in giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, insurance, paid time off, and opportunities to advance.

Requirements:
•	Safe food handling practices
•	Properly prepare food as trained and instructed
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	Must be able to lift, hold, and move up to 50 pounds consistently
•	Ability to stand on feet and move the entire shift
•	Must be teachable with a desire to learn and grow
Server-Waiter-Waitress
Join our team at the Blue Gate Restaurant as a server. We are located in Shipshewana, Indiana, and offer a wholesome work environment. A server should be friendly, outgoing, and customer-focused. A server's responsibilities include guiding guests through our menus, offering personalized suggestions, taking orders accurately, delivering hot food promptly, and doing side work along bussing and setting tables. 
 
Our servers take pride in providing an excellent meal to our guests while having fun! A server will make on average between $150 and $300 per shift. Servers work up to five, six-hour shifts per week, including Saturdays! Masks are optional!
 
At Blue Gate Hospitality, we offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all properties, paid time off, advancement opportunities, and insurance for full-time employees.
 
Server, Waiter, Waitress Requirements:
 
· Full knowledge of the restaurant menu
· Warm, welcoming personality
· An attention to detail
· Must be at least 18 years old
· Multi-tasking, listening, and communication skills
· Perform the Physical Demands – Lift and carry up to 30 pounds, remain on your feet for several hours, and work under pressure, bend, reach, and stoop
Audio Visual Engineer
About Blue Gate Theatre – 
               The Blue Gate Theatre has quickly become the hottest spot in the Midwest for Entertainment. We present over 350 events per year in two theatres, including our Nashville-produced musicals running in four other theatres across the country. We have a 300 seat theatre and a brand new state-of-the-art 1600 seat theatre. We also hold concerts year-round with some of the most prominent artists in music today from various genres, including Dustin Lynch, Willie Nelson, Jeff Foxworthy, Loretta Lynn, Sawyer Brown, Kenny Rogers, Oak Ridge Boys, Michael W. Smith, Home Free, Martina McBride, Sidewalk Prophets, Gaither Vocal Band, Night Ranger, and hundreds of others. Blue Gate properties include a restaurant, hotel, gift shops, and furniture stores. 
Position Description – Audio Visual Engineer 
•	Supply AV direction & support to all events, including musicals, concerts, and conference level meetings at all Blue Gate facilities 
•	Assist in touring shows as needed at brand new Performing Arts Center 
•	Assist in technical needs during set up and running of all BG events requiring AV 
•	Contact for artists and road managers when they arrive 
•	Provide setup and tear down of all portable systems throughout BG complex 
•	Provide excellent customer service to all clients and employees with AV needs
•	Maintain proper equipment storage and ensure orderly and clean storage area
•	Support, maintain, and inventory all AV Equipment, as well as installation of new equipment.
•	Maintain a good working relationship with all road managers, vendors, and employees 
•	Perform other duties as directed by Technical Director
Requirements:
- Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Audio Technology or Music Production, or another related field, along with experience working in the music entertainment industry.
- Minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience working in the music entertainment industry. 
Strengths – 
               Deep knowledge of Audio systems 
Knowledge of the latest Lighting and Video Technology a plus.
Excellent computer skills.
Dependable
               Good Communication skills
               Organized
Quick Learner

Benefits – 
You will work with top-name artists and producers in the music industry today. 
Company discounts for Shows, Hotel, restaurant, and shops
Vacation Pay, Holiday Pay
Health Insurance options

Salary - 
Salary is dependent on Experience. 
Call Center Representative
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking a call center representative for The Blue Gate Theatre/Blue Gate Garden Inn/ Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN. This person will assist customers, on the phone or in person, with reservations and sales of dinner/theatre packages, theatre tickets, concert tickets, and hotel reservations. A call center representative should be friendly and patient with a professional demeanor. Experience in customer services, sales, or administrative duties is preferred. This is a full-time position working five days per week, including Saturdays.  We are hiring immediately!
Requirements:
•	Exceptional guest service and customer care skills
•	Strong attention to detail 
•	Efficiency and accuracy
•	Ability to learn relevant software programs
•	Good computer skills
•	Excellent communication skills, including face to face, and phone conversations
•	Must be at least 18 years old

Blue Gate Hospitality is a family-owned company made of people working together to deliver our guests a great experience! We offer a wholesome work environment, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts to all Blue Gate properties!
Sales Specialist
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking to add to its team at The Craft Barn in Shipshewana, IN. As a sales specialist, you will help customers ensure they have a great experience visiting our store. Some of your job duties would be greeting customers, assisting in the purchasing process, operating cash registers, contributing to the overall operations of the store, and completing other tasks as assigned. This is a full-time position working four to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. Wages start as high as $12.00 per hour. We offer a wholesome environment and opportunities to advance. We are hiring immediately!

Sales Specialist Requirements:
•	Varied, Full-time hours., Mondays through Saturdays
•	Excellent customer service skills 
•	Professional demeanor with a welcoming personality
•	Competence with computer systems and software
•	Good verbal communication skills
•	Must be able to lift 25 lbs. and stand for long periods

Blue Gate Hospitality is a family-owned company made of people working together to deliver a great experience to our guests! We offer a wholesome work environment, advancement opportunities, insurance, paid time off, and discounts to all Blue Gate properties! We are hiring immediately.
Decorating Assistant
Blue Gate Hospitality is looking for a decorating assistant to join its team. This person will assist the Corporate Decorator in the overall decorating needs of all Blue Gate Hospitality properties. Daily activities include ensuring that all displays look professionally decorated, setting out and arranging merchandise in the retail stores, changing out seasonal collections inside and outside of properties, and contributing to guests' overall appearance.  

Decorating assistant activities and requirements include:
•	Clear positive communication with supervisors and managers.
•	Update retail displays, as needed
•	Arranging displays tastefully and professionally.
•	Ensuring that all merchandise is visible for our guest
•	Stocking and organizing of stock products
•	Must be 18 years old
•	Must meet the physical requirement of the job, including bending, moving, standing, using step ladders, lifting 40 pounds, and working outside in all seasons for seasonal decorating
•	Attending to our guests' needs if needed

Other tasks will be assigned, such as changing out seasonal displays inside and outside properties.

The Decorating Assistant will work three to five shifts per week, including some Saturdays. This is an entry-level position, and we provide paid training!


Blue Gate Hospitality is a family-owned company made of people working together to deliver our guests a great experience! We offer a wholesome work environment, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts to all Blue Gate properties!