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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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Housekeeper
Join our team at the Blue Gate Garden Inn as a housekeeper. Housekeeping duties include cleaning guest rooms, hallways, public areas, and other assigned tasks. A housekeeper will work part-time up to five shifts per week from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Adult housekeepers start at $16.00 per hour with a $2.00 shift differential on Sundays. Saturdays and Sundays are required! We are hiring immediately!

The Blue Gate Garden Inn is a family-owned and operated business. 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, paid time off, flexible scheduling, a 401K, advancement opportunities, and insurance.

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 work well on a team
•	Must meet the physical requirements, including standing, bending, stretching, and moving the entire shift
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 in providing excellent service to each guest, and other assigned duties. A table busser can work full-time or part-time up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. Wages start at up to $12.00 per hour, and paid training is provided.
 
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, insurance, a 401k, and advancement opportunities. 
 
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
· Must be at least 14 years old
Dishwasher
Join our kitchen team as a dishwasher at The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, Indiana. As a dishwasher, you would clean and wash dishes, flatware, pots, pans, and kitchen equipment and maintain a safe and organized work area. Our dishwashers can work full-time and part-time, up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. No Sundays! We provide paid training, and hourly rates start at $13.00 per hour for adults. 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, discounts at all properties, paid time off, flexible scheduling, advancement opportunities, a 401 k, and insurance for full-time employees.
 
 
Dishwasher Requirements:
·        Ability to stand for an entire shift, bend, stretch, move, and lift
·        Thrive within a fast-paced environment
·        Be able to work in high heat conditions
·        Ability to follow instructions and work efficiently
·        Work well in teams
·        Must be at least 16 years old
Prep Cook
Join our kitchen team as a prep cook at The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN. As a prep cook, your responsibilities include preparing food, cooking simple dishes, following recipes, assembling and plating meals, cleaning and sanitizing your work area, and other tasks as assigned. We welcome experienced cooks, but we will train those who desire to learn and work hard. We are hiring immediately!

You can work full-time or part-time as a prep cook, three to five shifts per week, including evening hours and Saturdays. No Sundays! Wages start at $17.00 per hour. Paid training is provided!

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 properties, paid time off, advancement opportunities, a 401k, and insurance for full-time employees.

Prep Cook 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
Kitchen Line Specialist
Join our team at the Blue Gate Restaurant as a kitchen line specialist. In this job, you will build salads, dish food, make sandwiches, plate food, and get orders to our wait staff efficiently. Working our kitchen line doesn't involve cooking unless you train in another kitchen area. Other responsibilities could include cleaning up, stocking the line, dishes, etc. 

A kitchen line specialist can work full-time or part-time, up to five shifts per week, including evenings and Saturdays. We are closed on Sundays. Adults' hourly wages start at $16.00 per hour, including paid training. This is a fun and fast-paced job with growth potential. We will welcome you as a valued part of our team! 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, advancement opportunities, insurance, paid time off, a 401K, and discounts at all Blue Gate properties.

Kitchen Line Specialist Requirements:
•	Ability to multi-task
•	Practice safe food handling
•	Ability to work in high heat conditions and to stand on your feet for long periods 
•	Must be teachable with a desire to learn
•	Work in an efficient and accurate manner
•	Must be at least 16 years old
•	Working on Evenings and Saturdays
Server-Waiter-Waitress
Join our team as a server/waiter/waitress at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, Indiana. A server/waiter/waitress 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/waiter/waitress will work part-time, three or four shifts per week, and make, on average, between $150 and $300 per shift. Saturdays are required! No Sundays!
 
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, vacation pay, advancement opportunities, insurance, a 401k, and discounts at all properties.
 
Server/Waiter/Waitress Requirements:
 
•	Full knowledge of the restaurant menu
•	Warm, welcoming personality
•	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
Host/Hostess
Join our team at the Blue Gate Restaurant as a host/hostess. As a host/hostess, you will effectively communicate with guests from all over the country, from greeting them upon arrival to thanking them as they leave. Your primary responsibilities are:
Greeting guests
Answering questions and providing information
Taking guests to their table
Running a cash register

Our team of hosts works a rotation on stations with different responsibilities daily, which provides variety and helps develop new skills. A host/hostess can work full-time or part-time, working up to five shifts per week, including evenings and Saturdays. Adult wages start at up to $14.00 per hour. We are hiring immediately!

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 18 years old
Working on Saturdays (No Sundays!)
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, including Saturdays, in this full-time retail sales position. 

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, insurance for full-time employees, and a 401k.

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
Breakfast Attendant
Join our team as a breakfast attendant at the Blue Gate Garden Inn, a beautiful facility in Shipshewana, Indiana. Our breakfast attendants help ensure that each guest gets a great start to their day by preparing a delicious breakfast for every guest. Some job duties include making simple breakfast foods and quick order items such as omelets, serving guests, stocking the buffet, cleaning up, washing dishes, and other tasks as assigned. We are hiring immediately!

As a breakfast attendant, you will work from approximately 6:00 am until noon, up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays and Sundays. Adult wages start at $14.00 per hour with a $2.00 per hour shift differential on Sundays. 

The Blue Gate Garden Inn 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, flexible scheduling, paid time off, advancement opportunities, a 401K, and insurance for full-time employees!

Breakfast Attendant Requirements:
•	Must be at least 16 years old
•	Must be teachable and willing to learn
•	Must display a positive attitude
•	Must be able to work at a fast pace 
•	Must be able to stand for an entire shift and perform the physical demands of the job, including lifting, moving, stretching, and bending
Buffet Attendant
Join our team at Blue Gate Restaurant as a buffet attendant. Our buffet attendants work hard to ensure the smooth operation of our buffet. Buffet attendant responsibilities include stocking and cleaning the buffet, preparing and transporting food, communicating with kitchen staff/managers/guests, and other duties. Buffet attendants can work full-time or part-time.

Adult wages start at $16.00 per hour. Saturdays and some evenings are required! No Sundays! 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, flexible scheduling, vacation pay, advancement opportunities, insurance for full-time staff, a 401k, and discounts at all Blue Gate properties. 

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 include 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
Bakery Sales Associate
Join our bakery team at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN, as a bakery sales associate. A bakery sales associate will assist customers in purchasing baked goods, Amish peanut butter, candy, and more. Your primary focus is helping guests, but duties include:
•	Taking accurate orders.
•	Running a cash register.
•	Stocking shelves.
•	Rotating perishable items.
•	Other assigned tasks.
A bakery sales associate will work part-time up to four shifts per week, including some evenings and Saturdays. (No Sundays!) The wages for experienced adults start at $14.00 per hour. Paid training is provided, and we are hiring immediately!

In this customer-focused position, you will interact with visitors from all over the country who are excited to sample delicious Amish baked goods. Imagine watching them leave with a smile on their face! You can be part of that, and we look forward to meeting you!

The Blue Gate Bakery is a family-owned and operated business. We pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience. We offer a wholesome environment, flexible scheduling, insurance for full-time employees, a 401k, vacation pay, discounts at all Blue Gate properties, and opportunities to advance. 

Bakery Sales Associate Requirements:
•	Adaptability
•	Accuracy and efficiency in job performance
•	Welcoming personality with a focus on customers
•	Willingness to work on Saturdays (No Sundays!)
•	Must be at least 16 years old
•	Must be able to lift 25 lbs. and stand for long periods