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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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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 decorating cakes, assisting our team of bakers in making our famous baked goods. 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. 

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. 

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
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.  

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 $13.00 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!

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
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!

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
Baker - 2nd shift
Join our team as a baker at the Blue Gate Bakery in Shipshewana, Indiana. A baker will help the team produce various delicious goods, including bread, cakes, cookies, pies, and more. Experience baking at a commercial bakery or restaurant is preferred! You will work three to five shifts per week from approximately 1:00 pm -9:00 pm (2nd shift). The hourly wages start as high as $14.00 per hour. 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, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 

Baker Requirements:

•	A background of making baked goods from scratch
•	Must work on Saturdays
•	Ability to perform the job's physical requirements, 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
•	Must be at least 18 years old
•	An understanding of measurements and multiplying ingredients
Host
Join our team as a Host at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, Indiana. The position includes greeting, seating, and cashing out our guests. Other responsibilities include adding names to the waiting list, calling people to be seated, adjusting seats/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 and part-time, up to five shifts, including Saturdays. 
We are hiring immediately!
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, paid time off, advancement opportunities, and insurance for full-time employees.

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
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!

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
The Shipshewana Furniture Company is seeking a professional person to join their sales team. This person must be self-motivated, a team player, show attention to detail, and enjoy assisting customers daily and building long-term relationships. The job will include selling locally crafted, Amish-made, wood, and upholstered furniture and providing excellent customer care in our two showrooms in Shipshewana, Indiana. We have a full-time position and a part-time position available, working from two to five days per week, including Saturdays. We offer full-time benefits, discounts, and a wholesome work environment. We are hiring immediately!
Requirements:
•	Excellent customer service skills 
•	 A warm and welcoming personality
•	Ability to learn and retain product knowledge
•	Attention to detail
•	Professional demeanor and appearance
•	Accuracy in quotes and orders
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.
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
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!
 
Our 2021 season is bringing live events and concerts back with a bang! We have artists such as Trace Adkins, Kenny G, Jamey Johnson, Unspoken, Jeff Foxworthy, 38 Special, Scotty McCreery, and many more! 
 
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 cleanup, and perform other duties as assigned. We offer a flexible schedule, discounts, and a safe, fun work environment. You must be computer/tech-savvy, self-motivated, a fast learner, work well under pressure, a problem solver, and of course, friendly! This is a part-time position, one to three evenings, mostly on weekends, and we are hiring immediately!
 
Customer service experience is a plus. Theatre and Event experience is a preferred but not required. We do take our re-opening procedures seriously and abide by what is instructed by State and local county health department guidelines. If you’d like to learn more about what we are doing – visit https://www.thebluegate.com/shipshewana/blue-gate-theatre/reopening_guidelines.php 
 
Shipshewana is fast becoming one of the best entertainment destinations in Michiana! So be a part of the fun, and join Blue Gate Theatre!
Server/Waiter/Waitress
Join our team at the Blue Gate Restaurant as a server/waiter/waitress. We are located in Shipshewana, Indiana, and offer a wholesome work environment. A server should be friendly, outgoing, and customer-focused.  

Server, Waiter, Waitress Responsibilities:
•	Guiding guests through our menus
•	Offering personalized suggestions, taking orders accurately
•	Delivering hot food promptly
•	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. We have part-time and full-time positions available. Saturdays are required!
 
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
Cleaning Specialist - 3rd shift
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 of all public areas, cleansing and sanitizing food prep areas restaurant and equipment, stocking and supplying restrooms, and occasional projects and other tasks assigned. 
 
This is a part-time position, working up to four shifts per week. Hourly wages start as high as $16.00 per hour based on experience. Experience cleaning in a commercial setting is preferred! 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, 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