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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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Grill Cook/Line Cook
Join our team as a Grill/Line Cook at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, Indiana. As a Grill/Line Cook, you will make sandwiches, grill meats, and ensure that all plates go out properly portioned, look professional and in an efficient manner. Other responsibilities include keeping a clean and sanitary workstation throughout the shift, keeping food at proper temperatures, and other duties as assigned. As a Grill/Line cook, work part-time or full-time up to 40 hours per week, including Saturdays. Paid training is provided, and hourly wages start at up to $15.00 per hour.

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, and insurance for full-time employees.

Line Cook Requirements:
•	Ability to multi-task
•	Ability to work in high heat conditions, stand on your feet for long periods, bend, reach, and lift 25 pounds
•	Must be teachable with a desire to learn
•	Work in an efficient and accurate manner
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	Working on Fridays and Saturdays

Buffet Attendant
Join our team at Blue Gate Restaurant as a buffet attendant. Our buffet attendants work hard to maintain our famous buffet, ensuring that it runs smoothly! As a buffet attendant, you will interact with the kitchen team as well as guests! Some responsibilities include transporting food and supplies, checking temperatures, maintaining and cleaning up the buffet and the surrounding area, 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!

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, 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 18 years old
•	Work in an efficient and accurate manner

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
Bakery Sales & Service Representative
Join our team as a bakery sales & service representative at the Blue Gate Bakery in Shipshewana. As a team member, you will help us assist customers who visit the bakery to purchase Amish baked goods. Other duties in this fun and fast-paced job includes taking accurate orders, running a cash register, stocking and rotating baked goods, and other assigned tasks. A bakery associate can work full-time or part-time, up to five shifts per week, including Saturdays. (No Sundays!) Wages start as high as $13.00 per hour.  

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 for full-time employees, paid time off, and advancement opportunities.

Bakery Sales & Service Representative Requirements:
•	Adaptability
•	Ability to perform multiple duties simultaneously with accuracy and efficiency in your job performance
•	Teamwork
•	A welcoming personality
•	Cash register experience preferred, but will train the right person
•	Must be able to lift 25 lbs. and stand for long periods
•	Must be at least 16 years old
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
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, maintain a safe and organized work area. We offer full-time and part-time positions with a flexible schedule. We provide paid training, and hourly rates start at up to $11.00 per hour. 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, advancement opportunities, and insurance for full-time employees.
 

Dishwasher Requirements:
•	Ability to multi-task
•	Thrive within a fast-paced environment
•	Be able to work in high heat conditions
•	Ability to stand for long periods
•	Work well in teams
•	Must be at least 16 years old
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 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. 

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
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. Responsibilities include guiding guests through our menus, offering personalized suggestions, taking orders accurately, delivering hot food promptly, and doing side work along with bussing and setting tables. 
 
Our server/waiter/waitresses 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. A server/waiter/waitress can work part-time or full-time, from three to five shifts per week. 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, 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
Boutique Sales Associate
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking to add to its team at The Craft Barn in Shipshewana, IN. As a Boutique Sales Associate, you will help ensure that our customers have a great experience visiting our store. The primary goal of a Boutique Sales Associate is to help each guest in purchasing fun and fashionable clothing, accessories, gifts, and collectibles. Other job duties would be greeting customers, operating cash registers, contributing to the overall operations of the store, and other tasks as assigned. This is a full-time position working five shifts per week, including Saturdays. Wages start as high as $13.00 per hour. We offer a wholesome environment and opportunities to advance. We are hiring immediately!

Boutique Sales Associate Requirements:
•	Varied, Full-time hours., Mondays through Saturdays
•	Excellent customer service skills 
•	Professional demeanor with a welcoming personality
•	Ability to operate a cash register
•	Good verbal communication skills
•	Must be able to lift 25 lbs. and stand for long periods

The Shipshewana Craft Barn 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, and insurance for full-time employees.
Night Auditor - Weekends
Join our team at the Blue Gate Garden Inn as a part-time night auditor. In this position, you will run the front desk area overnight from 11:00 pm to 7:00 am on Friday and Saturday nights. Job duties include nightly lockdown, monitor security cameras, checking and balancing closeouts and payments along with other night audit functions, generating detailed reports, cleaning work area, and other tasks as assigned. Experience is preferred! The hourly rate starts at up to $20.00 per hour!
The Blue Gate Garden Inn 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, paid time off, and discounts to all Blue Gate properties!
Requirements:
•	Professional demeanor
•	Effective communicator
•	Excellent guest relations skills required
•	Desire to learn and grow
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	Experience in night audit, office management, or accounting
•	A clear background report
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 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, including multiplying ingredients and understanding measurements
•	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
Laundry Attendant
Blue Gate Hospitality seeks a laundry attendant to maintain the laundry flow at the Blue Gate Garden Inn efficiently and accurately! The responsibilities include washing and drying an assortment of laundry, folding clean laundry, 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. The laundry attendant can work up to five 8 hour shifts per week, including Saturdays and Sundays (required). 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. We pride ourselves on giving our best effort to ensure that each guest has a great experience! We offer a wholesome work environment, 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
•	Desire to be a part of a team
•	Teachable
•	Must be at least 16 years old
Front Desk Attendant
Join our team at the Blue Gate Garden Inn as a front desk attendant. As a front desk attendant, you provide excellent service to our guests through effective communication and a professional demeanor. You have the opportunity daily to make a positive impact on many people! Duties include checking guests in and out, answering questions, recording and sharing data accurately, cleaning, and other tasks as assigned. This position can be part-time or full-time, working up to five shifts per week. 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 all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 

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
The Blue Gate Garden Inn is looking to add an ice cream server/cashier to its team. Work at the Blue Gate Creamery on evenings from approximately 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Wages start at up to $12.00 per hour. Job duties include scooping ice cream, operating a cash register, and other tasks assigned by a manager. Must be at least 16 years old. Your time goes by quickly in this fun job! We are hiring immediately!

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 all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 
 
Requirements:
· Friendly and approachable
· Teachable and willing to learn
· Ability to stand for the entire shift
· Must be able to operate a cash register and count change
Housekeeper
Join our team of housekeepers at the Blue Gate Garden Inn in Shipshewana, Indiana. As a housekeeper, you will clean guest rooms, hallways, and public areas, along with other areas of the property, as assigned. Housekeepers can work full-time or part-time up to five shifts per week with the approximate hours of 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. Pay starts as high as $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, discounts at all properties, paid time off, advancement opportunities, and insurance for full-time employees.

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
Reservaion Specialist
Join our team in the Blue Gate Hospitality call center as a reservation specialist. As a reservation specialist, you will assist customers, on the phone or in person, in concert and show tickets, hotel reservations, pre-paid meals, carriage ride tickets, and more. Our call center team plays a crucial role in ensuring that each customer's experience is excellent. A reservation specialist should be friendly, patient, and professional. Experience in customer service, sales, or administrative duties is preferred. This is a full-time position working five days per week, including Saturdays. 
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 all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. We are hiring immediately!

Call Center Representative Requirements:
•	Exceptional guest service and customer care skills
•	Strong attention to detail 
•	Efficiency and accuracy, and competence in all areas of work
•	Comfortable in using computers and software, with the ability to navigate and become proficient in all relevant software programs
•	Teachable with a desire to learn
•	Excellent communication skills, including face to face, and phone conversations
•	Must be at least 18 years old
Prep Cook
Join our kitchen team as a prep cook at The Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, IN. As a prep cook, you will prepare food, cook simple recipes, follow recipes, assemble dishes, plate meals, practice safe food handling, clean and sanitize your work area, and do other assigned tasks. Wages start as high as $15.00 per hour. All training provided! Prep cooks can work full-time or part-time up to five 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, discounts at all properties, paid time off, advancement opportunities, 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
Catering Team
Join our catering team at Blue Gate Hospitality in Shipshewana, Indiana. The team prepares and serves meals for groups, banquets, etc. As a catering team member, you will train to perform various duties, including cooking and preparing food, setting up for events, putting things away, cleaning after events, washing dishes, and other tasks as assigned. The catering schedule is very flexible, giving each team member the ability to work specific dates or events as they choose. We offer competitive wages based on experience and specific job duties. 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, insurance for full-time employees, paid time off, and advancement opportunities.

•	Safe food handling practices
•	Properly prepare food as trained and instructed
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	Ability to stand on feet and move the entire shift, lift, hold, and move up to 50 pounds consistently
•	Must be teachable with a desire to learn and grow
•	Ability to multi-task
•	Thrive within a fast-paced environment
•	Work well in teams