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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
The Blue Gate Garden Inn is hiring housekeepers. This position includes cleaning guest rooms, hallways, and assigned areas. Pay starts as high as $14.00 per hour with a $2.00 shift differential on Sundays. As a housekeeper, you will work part-time with approximate hours of 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. 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.


Housekeeper 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
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. As a front desk attendant, you have the opportunity to make a positive impact on many people daily! 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 at least three shifts per week and up to five shifts per week. Working on Saturdays and Sundays is required! Hourly rates start at up to $14.00 per hour. 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), paid time off, and discounts to all Blue Gate properties!

Requirements:
Professional demeanor
Effective communicator
Excellent guest relations skills 
Basic computer skills
Desire to learn and grow
Must be at least 18 years old
Baker
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. Experience is preferred, but we will provide training! Work part-time up to four shifts per week, including Saturdays. Wages start at up to $14.00 per hour. We are hiring immediately!

Blue Gate Hospitality offers a wholesome environment, discounts at all Blue Gate Hospitality properties, insurance for full-time staff, paid time off, and advancement opportunities. 

Requirements:
•	Desire to work hard, learn, and grow
•	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
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 full-time or part-time up to five 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 16 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 Server
Join us at Blue Gate Hospitality as a catering server. We are looking for friendly, guest-focused, high-energy people to serve groups at events in Shipshewana, IN. Some of the catering server's responsibilities include preparation, delivering food promptly, clean up, and side-work as assigned. Our servers take pride in providing an excellent meal to our guests and having fun at the same time! Catering servers make up to $20 an hour with wages and tips. Catering servers work part-time; days and hours vary. 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 for full-time employees, paid time off, and advancement opportunities.

Catering Server Requirements:
· Available to various days, 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
· Experience in working events, large parties, or groups
· Great organizational skills and motivation
· Customer service as the priority
· Positive attitude
· Friendly and approachable
· Must be at least 18 years old
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
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
Retail Sales Associate
Imagine providing customers with the same top-notch service that you prefer! A retail sales associate will deliver a great experience to our guests by attending to their needs during their purchasing process, explaining why we have loyal customers. Daily activities will include greeting customers, assisting them during the purchasing process, operating a cash register, contributing to the store's overall operation, and other tasks as assigned. This is a full-time position working up to five days per week, including Saturdays. The starting wage is as high as $12.00 per hour.
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.
Retail Sales Associate 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
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, and sweeping of all public areas, cleansing and sanitizing food prep areas restaurant and equipment, stocking and supplying restrooms, as well as occasional projects and other tasks as assigned. 

This is a full-time position, working five shifts with Saturday night off. Hourly wages start as high as $16.00 per hour based on experience. Commercial cleaning experience is preferred! 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. 

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
Buffet Attendant
Blue Gate Hospitality is currently seeking a person to maintain and care for the Blue Gate Restaurants' famous buffet. The ideal candidates should be at least 18 years old and available to work afternoons and evenings, including Saturdays.

Requirements of a Buffet Attendant:
•	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 entire shift, lifting, working under pressure, bending, reaching, and stretching
•	Work in an efficient and accurate manner
•	Working under pressure to meet deadlines

Benefits of a Buffet Attendant:
•	Pay to start as high as $14.00 per hour
•	Paid time off
•	Full-time, average 35 hours per week
•	Part-time, average 22 hours per week
•	Insurance for full-time employees
•	Discounts to all Blue Gate properties
•	Advancement opportunities

Responsibilities of a Buffet Attendant
•	Transporting food between the main floor and lower levels of the building
•	Checking and maintaining food temperatures.
•	Removing empty food pans from the buffet.
•	Making sure food is available when needed.
•	Restocking buffet items, including food, condiments, supplies, etc.
•	Cleaning buffet and surrounding area.
•	Prepping food items and appealingly presenting them.
•	Properly preparing all food as trained and instructed.
Call Center Representative
Blue Gate Hospitality is seeking a call center representative to work in Shipshewana. This person will assist customers, on the phone or in person, with 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!
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!
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
Bakery Sales Associate
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 $12.00 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
Grill/Line Cook
Join our team as a Grill/Line Cook at the Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, Indiana. Job duties include making sandwiches, grilling meats, using the fryers, cleaning the work area, and other duties as assigned. As a Grill/Line cook, work part-time or full-time up to 40 hours per week, including Saturdays. Experience is preferred, but we provide training. Hourly wages start at up to $14.00 per hour. 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, and discounts to all Blue Gate properties!

Grill/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
Teachable
Desire to learn and grow
Teachable and willing to learn
Must be at least 18 years old
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, including different types of bread, cookies, pies, and more. We are hiring immediately!

Cake decorating experience is required, preferably in a commercial setting. Our cake decorator will work part-time three to four shifts per week with starting wages as high as $18.00 per hour. 

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:
•	Baking experience is preferred
•	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 a full eight-hour shift
•	Math skills, including the ability to measure, add, and multiply
•	Ability to work independently and follow instructions

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. 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