Hospitality Steward

Northern Edge Algonquin
March 26, 2024
April 25, 2024
Algonquin Park - Kawawaymog Lake, South River
Job Type


We are seeking a positive & energetic person to join our Hospitality team at the Edge and help see us through our busy season (June-October) and beyond.  This combination role is focused on meal service and kitchen support with additional hours available assisting with housekeeping and facility stewardship.

Our Hospitality Team Principals:
  • Maintaining fresh, clean, organized, & welcoming spaces (front and back of house.)
  • Care & empathy for our team and guests.
  • A shared responsibility to co-create positive guest experiences.
  • Use of environmentally sustainable cleaning products & solutions.
  • Efficiency and simplicity.
  • Taking initiative and self-directed action to resolve issues to the best of one’s knowledge and abilities.
  • Voicing suggestions & new ideas for continuous improvement.
Role Specifics
  • Work with the food service team to prepare, serve, and clean up after delicious, locally-sourced meals.
  • Work with the housekeeping team to tidy and clean spaces, make beds, and prepare for incoming guests / groups.
  • Work with the facility stewardship team to clear trails, prep campfires and firewood, garden, mulch, sand & stain.
  • Can be part-time or full-time.
  • Role can include on-site accommodation for the right candidate, or overnight accommodation between two shifts.
  • This role is a GREAT summer job for a student – and can also be a long-term position.

All roles at the Edge have room to grow.  This role can be combined with facility stewardship, food service, guest relations, and more.

Our Dream Candidate:

  • Enjoys acts of service – will gain fulfillment through their contributions in this role.
  • Is comfortable working in a fast-paced kitchen environment and being on their feet for long hours.
  • Has good cleaning ability and an appreciation for organization.
  • Has self-initiative & dependability.
  • Is comfortable with basic technology use (mobile apps, ipad):  Our team uses Slack, messaging, email, digital scheduling, Google Drive / Google Sheets.
  • Previous kitchen crew/housekeeping/guest care experience is an asset.

Details And How To Apply:

30 hours a week, flexible based on candidate’s needs.  Wages starting at $16 – $17/hour, based on experience.

Most work days take place at our nature retreat centre Northern Edge Algonquin, 22km from the town of South River.

Start date:  ASAP

Do you have a question about this role?

Please give us a call 888 383 8320 or send an email to c/o Tim Lucier.

Apply today: Please email your resume to and let us know why you’d like to work at the Edge and why you’re a fit for this position.

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