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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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Call Center Respresentative
Join our team at Blue Gate Hospitality as a call center representative. Our call center team plays a crucial role in delivering the Blue Gate Brand products to our customers. As a call center representative, you will assist customers, on the phone or in person, with reservations and sales of theatre tickets, concert tickets, and hotel reservations. A call center representative should be friendly, patient, and professional. 

The call center representative will work full-time, up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. Experience in customer service, sales, or administrative duties is preferred but not required! Paid training provided. Pay starts as high as $14.00 per hour plus incentive after a positive performance review. We are hiring immediately, so apply today!

Blue Gate Hospitality 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 Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 

Call Center Representative Requirements:
•	Exceptional guest service and customer care skills
•	Strong attention to detail 
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	Efficiency and accuracy in performance
•	Good computer skills with the ability to learn relevant software programs
•	Teachable with a desire to become competent in all aspects of the job

Cleaner
Join our cleaning crew at the Blue Gate Restaurant! As a cleaner, you will help us keep all building areas looking at their best. Our cleaners share the responsibilities of cleaning all areas of the restaurant with duties including:
•	Vacuuming
•	Sweeping
•	Mopping
•	Dusting
•	Wiping counters
•	Cleaning bathrooms
•	Other tasks and projects as time allows.

Our cleaners work from 5:00 am until 10:00 am daily. You can work from two to five shifts per week. Cleaning experience is preferred, but we provide paid training. Hourly wages start as high as $16.00 per hour. We are hiring immediately and look forward to meeting you!

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, a flexible schedule, paid time off, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts at all properties.

Cleaner Requirements:
•	Multi-tasking, cleaning, and organizing skills
•	Cleaning knowledge or experience preferred
•	Teachable with a desire to learn
•	Ability to perform the physical demands of the job, including standing for several hours at a time, bend, stoop, kneel, and lift
•	Ability to work independently in an efficient and productive manner
Host/Hostess
Join our team as a Host at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, Indiana. As a host, you will greet, seat, and cash out our guests. Other responsibilities include adding names to the waiting list, calling people to be seated, adjusting chairs/tables to accommodate guests, and other assigned tasks. A host should be approachable, enjoy helping people, and have a desire to learn and grow! Work full-time or part-time, up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. Pay starts at up to $12.00 per hour.

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
Breakfast Attendant - Weekends only!
Join our Blue Gate Garden Inn team as a breakfast attendant, a 1st shift position from 6:00 am until 12:00 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. Job duties include:
•	Making breakfast items
•	Caring for the buffet
•	Serving guests
•	Cleaning up and washing dishes
•	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. We are hiring immediately!

Breakfast Attendant Requirements:
•	Must be at least 16 years old
•	Ability to stand for an eight-hour shift, lift 40 pounds, bend, stretch, etc. for an entire shift
•	Ability to work independently and follow instructions
•	Must be polite and respectful while displaying a positive attitude 

The Blue Gate Garden Inn 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 Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 
Event Staff
Are you ready to get out of the house a couple of nights a week or looking to supplement your current income with a change of pace? Would you like to be a part of the concert-going experience while meeting interesting, exciting people? Then join the Event Staff for The Blue Gate Theatre at Blue Gate Hospitality! You will work directly with our guests, be able to attend concerts, and experience what happens behind the scenes - all while getting paid!  So be a part of the fun, and join Blue Gate Theatre!
As an Event Staff team member, you would assist guests in the box office & will-call area, check tickets, usher, assist in set-ups, help with post-show clean up, and perform other duties as assigned. We offer a flexible schedule, discounts, and a safe, fun work environment. 
This is a part-time position, working one to three evenings, mostly on weekends. Customer service experience is a plus. Theatre and Event experience is preferred but not required. 
The Blue Gate Theatre is a family-owned and operated company. We are fast becoming one of the best entertainment destinations in Michiana! We pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. In addition, we offer a wholesome environment, discounts at all properties, paid time off, advancement opportunities, and insurance for full-time employees.
Event Staff Requirements:
•	Computer/Tech-savvy
•	Self-motivated
•	Must learn quickly
•	Ability to solve problems and adjust and adapt to the environment 
•	Welcoming personality
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	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
Retail Sales Associate
As a retail sales associate at the Craft Barn, your primary goal is to help each guest purchase fun and fashionable clothing, accessories, gifts, and collectibles. In addition, you will support each customer through the sales process. Other daily activities include:
•	Greeting customers.
•	Operating a cash register.
•	Bagging purchased items.
•	Contributing to the overall operations of the store.
We offer quality products and have a no-pressure approach to sales. Work up to five days per week in this full-time retail sales position. We offer a flexible schedule, and pay starts as high as $14.00 per hour, based upon previous retail experience.

The Shipshewana Craft Barn is a family-owned and operated company. Our store is welcoming, and our team is friendly. 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 properties, flexible scheduling, paid time off, advancement opportunities, and insurance for full-time employees.

Retail Sales Specialist Requirements:
•	Knowledge of the full line of products (90-day goal)
•	Excellent customer service skills
•	Professional demeanor with a welcoming personality
•	Competence with computer systems and software
•	Good verbal communication skills
•	Available to work on Saturdays
Front Desk Attendant
Join our team at the Blue Gate Garden Inn as a front desk attendant. You will provide excellent customer care through effective communication and a professional demeanor. A front desk attendant has the opportunity to make a positive impact on many people daily! Some duties include checking guests in and out, answering questions, recording and sharing accurate data, cleaning the work area, and other tasks as assigned. The position is full-time, working five shifts per week. Working on Saturdays and Sundays is required! Experience in an administrative environment or customer care is preferred! Hourly rates start at up to $14.00 per hour. We are hiring immediately!
The Blue Gate Garden Inn 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 Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 

Front Desk Attendant Requirements:
•	Professional demeanor
•	Effective communicator
•	Excellent guest relations skills 
•	Basic computer skills
•	Desire to learn and grow
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	Working on Saturdays and Sundays
Ice Cream Server & Cashier
Join the team at the Blue Gate Creamery as an ice cream server and cashier. Job duties include scooping ice cream, making and serving pizza, operating a cash register, and other tasks assigned by a manager. You will work on Friday and Saturday nights from approximately 5:00 pm until 10:00 pm. Pay starts at up to $12.00 per hour.

The Blue Gate Garden Inn 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 Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 

Ice Cream Server and Cashier Requirements:
•	Friendly and approachable
•	Teachable with a desire to learn
•	Ability to stand and move for the entire shift
•	Must be at least 16 years old
•	Must be able to operate a cash register and count change

Laundry Attendant
Join our team at the Blue Gate Garden Inn as a laundry attendant. As a laundry attendant, you will stay busy washing, drying, and folding towels, sheets, and an assortment of items. Other responsibilities include moving laundry throughout the Inn by pushing and pulling full carts, stocking storage closets, maintaining a neat and orderly work area, and other duties as assigned. We are hiring immediately!


A laundry attendant will work from three to five shifts per week, including weekends. Pay starts as high as $14.00 per hour plus a $2.00 shift differential on Sundays.  

The Blue Gate Garden Inn is a family-owned and operated business in Shipshewana, Indiana. We pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience! We offer a wholesome work environment, a flexible schedule, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts to all Blue Gate properties!

Requirements:
•	Must be able to meet the physical aspects of the job, which include lifting 40 pounds, push/pulling loads of laundry, and standing for an eight-hour shift
•	Work efficiently with quality results
•	Must work well with a team
•	Teachable with a desire to learn
•	Must be at least 16 years old
Server
Join our team as a server at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, Indiana. A server should be friendly, outgoing, and customer-focused!  Daily responsibilities include explaining our menus, offering personalized suggestions, taking accurate orders, delivering hot food promptly, doing side work along with bussing and setting tables, assisting the team, and other tasks as assigned. 
 
A server can work part-time or full-time, from three to five shifts per week, and will make, on average, between $150 and $300 per shift. Saturdays are required!
 
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, a flexible schedule, paid time off, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts at all properties.
Prep Cook
Join our team as a prep cook at The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN. Your job duties will include: following simple recipes, preparing food, assembling dishes, plating meals, and other tasks as assigned. Our restaurant is busy, and you will work hard to provide a great meal to our guests! Wages start as high as $15.00 per hour, and paid training is provided. As a prep cook, you will work three or four shifts per week, including Saturdays. We are hiring immediately!
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, flexible scheduling, paid time off, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts at all properties.

Requirements:
•	Desire to work as a part of a team
•	Safe food handling practices
•	Ability to follow instructions and prepare food in an efficient and accurate manner
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	Ability to stand on feet, move, bend, and stretch your entire shift
•	Must be able to lift, hold, and move up to 50 pounds consistently
Buffet Attendant
Join our team as a buffet attendant at The Blue Gate Restaurant, located in Shipshewana, IN. As a buffet attendant, you will stock and clean the buffet, prepare food, communicate with kitchen staff and guests, wash dishes, assist the kitchen team, and perform other duties as needed. We have full-time and part-time positions available. Wages start at up to $14.00 per hour. 
Buffet Attendant Requirements:
•	Safe food handling practices 
•	Must work Saturdays and some evenings
•	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 18 years old
•	Work in an efficient and accurate manner

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, a flexible schedule, paid time off, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts at all properties.
Receiving and Inventory Control Specialist
Join our team at the Blue Gate Restaurant as a Receiving & Inventory Control Specialist. As the Receiving & Inventory Control Specialist, you will manage shipments and supplies, maintain loading docks, storage areas, and the compactor room, and contribute to the overall operation of the restaurant and bakery. 

Some, but not all, of the essential responsibilities for the Receiving & Inventory Control Specialist, are:
•	Prepare all shipping documentation
•	Review expected deliveries
•	Sign for shipments upon receipt and unload incoming trucks
•	Verify orders and invoices
•	Obtain & process product orders
•	Maintain stock rooms in a neat and orderly way
•	Unload trucks, physically move all items to the appropriate location, and store them for future use
•	Fill and restock bakery and kitchen bins
•	Oversee the compactor room, including cleaning, organizing, and training staff to use the compactor properly
•	Assist in preparing, packaging, pricing, and labeling products
•	Inventory and damage control
•	Maintain and sanitize drains
•	Safely operate a fork truck to move pallets and assist with incoming deliveries
•	Communicate in a professional and timely manner
•	Keep accurate records

The Receiving & Inventory Control Specialist role is a challenging and physically demanding job with many strenuous tasks, including lifting, carrying, and moving heavy items repetitively. You will work from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, with an occasional Saturday. Pay starts as high as $17.50 per hour based on experience. 

Receiving & Inventory Control Specialist Qualifications and Skills:
•	Strong interpersonal and communication skills
•	Excellent organization and administrative skills
•	Integrity and leadership skills
•	Exemplary customer care skills
•	Solid and proficient computer skills
•	Good analytical and problem-solving skills
•	Detail-oriented and capable of multi-tasking
•	Ability to work in a team environment
•	Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds repetitively, and meet the physical aspects of the job, stand, move, stretch, and bend for an entire shift

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, a flexible schedule, paid time off, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts at all properties.
Banquet & Catering Server
Blue Gate Hospitality seeks friendly, guest-focused, high-energy people to join the banquet serving and catering teams. Banquet and catering servers can work from one event per week up to full-time hours with a flexible schedule based upon their availability and the events planned for that week. Our banquet and catering servers make, on average, between $20.00 and $25.00 per hour! Experience is preferred!

Banquet and Catering Server Responsibilities include:

•	Food and venue preparation
•	Delivery of hot food promptly
•	Clean up
•	Side work, as assigned

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, a flexible schedule, paid time off, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time employees, and discounts at all properties.

Banquet and Catering Server Requirements:
•	Available to work nights, weekends, and holidays
•	Ability to lift and carry up to 30 pounds, remain on your feet for several hours, work under pressure, bend, reach, and stoop
•	Outstanding organizational skills and motivation
•	Customer service as a priority
•	Great attitude and Character
•	Must be 18 years old
Housekeeper
Join our team at the Blue Gate Garden Inn as a housekeeper. Housekeeping duties include cleaning guest rooms, hallways, and public areas, along with other tasks as assigned. Full-time and part-time jobs are available, working up to five shifts per week from approximately 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. Pay for an adult housekeeper starts at $14.00 per hour with a $2.00 shift differential on Sundays. We are hiring immediately!

The Blue Gate Garden Inn 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, flexible scheduling, discounts at Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 

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 16 years old
•	Must meet the physical requirements, including standing, bending, stretching, and moving the entire shift