Careers

Join the Columbia Gorge Team

Thank you for your interest in joining the team at The Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa.

The Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa is soon renovating and bringing the hotel to the next level of service and elegant coziness. We’ll be all about romance, charm and sophistication and although we’re part of  history, we still have a story to tell and look to the future with excitement.

We are seeking  passionate professionals (or upcoming professionals) to join our team and help us create that  unique destination guest experience as  part of our longstanding tradition for world-class hospitality.

To learn more about available positions, we invite you to review the vacancies we have posted here below.

  • Sales Assistant

    We are now hiring for a part-time or full-time Sales Assistant to handle a number of office administrative tasks including answering phones, taking messages, typing forms and filing, and assisting the Wedding and Corporate Salesperson as necessary.

    At least one year of office assistant experience preferred.

      

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  • Accommodating Bellperson

    Our Bellperson is the first face to welcome the guests into the hotel and assist with the carriage of luggage to and from their guestroom. He/she is the hotel’s encyclopedia and provides inside information about the property, its history, its facilities, the guestrooms and the area’s sights and interesting nooks to visit and enjoy.

    He/she is expected to keep his/her area of responsibility and equipment clean.

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  • Front Office Attendant

    We are seeking  passionate professionals (or upcoming professionals) to join our team and help us create that  unique destination guest experience.

     

    Front Office Attendant

    -       Welcoming guests in a historic, romantic manor-like boutique hotel is a rewarding profession for dedicated and detail-oriented service people.

    -       Experience in service, telephone manners, reception and other guest-related occupations.

    -       Friendly by nature, willing to learn and accepting instructions.

    -       Familiar with discerning guests and dealing positively with challenging situations.

    -       Capable of staying cool/calm and performing correctly under pressure

    -       Experienced with Room Master, booking and reservations engines a plus.

    Qualifications:

    • High school diploma or GED
    • Ability to handle many tasks at one time
    • Ability to read and follow both verbal and written instruction
    • Ability to communicate effectively
    • Prior cash handling experience required
    • Good math and computer skills

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  • Talented Sous Chef

    We are seeking a passionate professional Sous Chef to join our team and help us create that unique destination guest experience.

    The Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa is bringing the hotel to the next level of culinary creativity, service and elegant coziness. We’ll be all about romance, charm and sophistication and although we’re are part of a history, we still have a story to tell and look to the future with excitement.

    The Restaurant, Bar and Private Dining are evolving to reflect informal elegance, romance and intimacy without pretense nor intimidation, offering creative American Cuisine with an European Flair combining exciting flavors with local seasonal quality ingredients.

    The right candidate would have the following characteristics:

    -       An eye for and commitment to excellence,

    -       Experienced in managing a shift in a culinary environment including banquets, prep kitchen and line performance,

    -       Capable of working with minimal supervision,

    -       Showing strong leadership abilities and leads naturally by example,

    -       Responsibilities extend to manage and control the performance of all culinary personnel, food preparation and expediting, sanitation, storage and inventories,

    -       Be prepared to oversee kitchen at the chef’s absence,

    -       Responsible for training, monitoring and cultivating culinary talent,

    -       Comfortable in receiving instructions and positive criticism,

    -       A spontaneous team player

    -       Committed to improve one’s performance and culinary professionalism.

     Job Experience: 3 years+ experience as sous chef or shift lead in a classic kitchen working from scratch.

    This is a full time, year-round position. Compensation depends on experience.

     If interested, please submit resume, cover letter, references, and salary requirements when applying.

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  • Junior Pastry Chef

    We are seeking a passionate professional Pastry Chef to join our team and help us create that unique destination guest experience.

    The Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa is bringing the hotel to the next level of service and elegant coziness. We’ll be all about romance, charm and sophistication and although we’re are part of a history, we still have a story to tell and look to the future with excitement.

    The Restaurant, Bar and private Dining are evolving to reflect informal elegance, romance and intimacy without pretense nor intimidation creative American Cuisine with an European Flair combining exciting flavors with local quality ingredients.

    The right candidate has an eye for and commitment to excellence, is experienced in a variety of creative deserts, sweets, pastries and breads, capable of working with minimal supervision, showing leadership abilities.

    Job Experience: 3 years+ experience as Pastry Chef.

    Culinary Degree from accredited baking and pastry Arts program required.

    This is a full time, year-round position. Compensation depends on experience.

    If interested, please submit resume, cover letter, references, and salary requirements when applying. 

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  • Creative and Enthusiastic Bartender/Mixologist

    The Valentino’s Bar and Lounge has a notorious reputation based on the heart throb and classy but private life style of Valentino; refined  cocktails and  uniquely flavored drink combinations; traditional, contemporary and even  newly created.

    -       Experienced in bar tending and mixology.

    -       Creative but knowledgeable of traditional cocktails and local wines. Not afraid to initiate new drinks; including non-alcoholic cocktails.

    -       Elegant with Flair; good with guests, entertaining, friendly and with a pleasant demeanor.

    -       Cost minded and skilled in soft sales techniques.

    -       Passionate about the profession, very service oriented

    -       Familiar with and comfortable in a kind of sophisticated environment.

    -       Accepting food service in the bar/lounge and the Patio during summer time.

    -       Ready to take responsibility of bar, its reputation and success.

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  • Experienced White Table Cloth Morning/Evening Servers

    We’re Hiring.

    The Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa is soon renovating and bringing the hotel to the next level of service and elegant coziness. We’ll be all about romance, charm and sophistication and although we’re are part of a history, we still have a story to tell and look to the future with excitement.

    We are seeking passionate professionals (and upcoming professionals) to join our team and help us create that unique destination guest experience.

    The new Restaurant will reflect informal elegance, romance and intimacy without pretense nor intimidation but comfortable for all guests offering traditional American Cuisine with an European Flair combining exciting flavors with local quality ingredients.

     

    Experienced White Table Cloth Servers / Morning and Evening Shift

    -       Experienced in traditional white table cloth service and cuisine.

    -       Elegant, presentable with a certain Flair; good with both guests and staff; front and back of the house alike.

    -       Passionate about the profession, very service oriented

    -       Familiar with refined food and table service such as flambees and carvings.

    -       Good knowledge of local wines and comfortable with pairing.

    -       Works well in teams; accepts guidance, instructions and criticism when necessary.

    -       Dedicated to a job well done; proud to serve and give the guest a pleasant dining experience.

    -       Flexible, willing to learn and grow and not afraid to  work hard. Available in weekends.

    -       A our servers are considered  leaders, motivators and trainers to our bussers with whom they are teaming up for smooth and efficient performance and guest satisfaction.

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  • Energetic Dishwashers

    Our dishwashers keep the F&B materials and kitchen areas in sparkling shape, clean and sanitized creating thus a hygienic and safe working environment.

    They take care of the dishes and ensure they are clean for the next customer to use.

    Out team sometimes helps in the kitchen assisting the chefs in preparing food and dishing out banquets. They are a proud part of our culinary support team, well respected and appreciated.

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  • Passionate and Hospitable Hosts AM/PM shift

    We’re Hiring.

    The Columbia Gorge Hotel & Spa is soon renovating and bringing the hotel to the next level of service and elegant coziness. We’ll be all about romance, charm and sophistication and although we’re are part of a history, we still have a story to tell and look to the future with excitement.

    We are seeking passionate professionals (or upcoming professionals) to join our team and help us create that unique destination guest experience.

    The new Restaurant will reflect informal elegance, romance and intimacy without pretense nor intimidation but comfortable for all guests offering traditional American Cuisine with an European Flair combining exciting flavors with local quality ingredients.

    Passionate and hospitable Hosts AM/PM shift

     

    -       Experienced in traditional white table cloth service, welcoming and seating guests; The reflection of our                   hospitality and serviceability.

    -       Elegant, presentable with a certain Flair; good with both guests and staff; front and back of the house alike.

    -       Passionate about the profession, proud of the restaurant, very service oriented.

    -       Familiar and comfortable in a more refined dining environment.

    -       Experienced in handling a phone and telephone manners. Experienced in reservations and Open Table is a             plus.

    -       Works well in teams; accepts guidance, instructions and criticism when necessary.

    -       Dedicated to a job well done; proud to serve and to provide  the guest the necessary assistance to a pleasant         dining experience.

    -       Flexible, willing to learn and grow and not afraid to  work hard. Available in weekends.

    -       Works well under pressure and dealing professionally and calmly with discerning  and demanding guests.

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  • Eager curious Server Assists AM/PM shift

    We are seeking  passionate  upcoming professionals to join our team and help us create that  unique destination guest experience.

    -        Passionate to learn about and grow in the profession, by nature friendly and service oriented

    -       Accepts working well in teams; accepts guidance, instructions and criticism when necessary.

    -       Dedicated to a job well done; proud to serve and helps to give the guest a pleasant dining experience.

    -       Flexible, not afraid to  work hard. Available in weekends as well.

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  • Professional Laundry Attendant

    We are seeking a passionate professional to join our House Keeping team and help us create that unique destination guest experience. Part-time position currently

    -       By nature, passionate about cleanliness and a sense of details and order.

    -       Proud of being in the service industry.

    -       Considers, as we do, the position of laundry attendant as a worthy profession

    -       At least 2 years Laundry experience a must.

    -       In-depth knowledge about laundry chemicals.

    -       Familiar to operate industrial laundry machines/equipment.

    -       Willing to work weekends and capable to work under minimal supervision.

    -       Accepts cross training/function in housekeeping when necessary

    Please apply here online or swing by and complete an application form.

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