McKinley Creekside Cabins & Cafe - Denali Nat'l Park, Alaska, 99755, United States

Job Descriptions & Positions Available

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The Creekside Philosphy :

WORK HARD, PLAY HARD, HAVE FUN !

Application PDF link below. 

Send application, resume and photo.

The Creekside is one of the last privately owned businesses in Denali National Park. Owned and operated by two best friends since 1997,  our goal is to provide our crew with a excellent paying job, the best housing around, and most importantly.. creating an environment that is positive, fun, and inspiring. We know a happy crew makes happy customers, therefore making happy owners. 

Our expectations are simple: everybody works. We are only as strong as our weakest link. Crew members must be professional, have a GREAT attitude and work ethic, and be good ambassadors of the “Creekside”. A sense of place grows from the purposeful work of maintaining and growing this establishment,  cultivating friendships, and our steadfast commitment to provide an outstanding experience for our guests in a setting that is beyond compare. Come work in a place surrounded by astonishing beauty, with fantastic people, while learning new things….and maybe something new about yourself.

Application/To Apply

Email us your completed online application, resume and photo.

Season Dates

Mid-May thru Mid September

Housing/Food

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We have great housing and all rooms are set up as two room suites. Every two rooms share a bathroom (toilet/shower).

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Each room has one or 2 beds a sink area and small fridge.

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There are two common rooms, each with kitchen facilities, TV's/Movies, and coin-op laundry.

A common use kitchen is stocked with pots/pans and basic spices,  linens/towels, WI-FI, laundry detergent, toilet paper, cleaning supplies.

Crew members receive 20% off in Cafe' when you are not working, (during non peak hours).  

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Housing-(includes 5 shift meals, toilet paper, laundry detergent, and kitchen basics). Private Housing is on request only with priority given to returning employees.

Non-Server housing rate:                   $80/wk Shared & $130/wk private

Servers housing rate:                                 $100/wk shared & $150/wk private


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A $150.00 tenant deposit will be deducted from your paycheck-to be refunded at the end of the season, upon completing your weekly cleaning duty, end of season clean up of room and housing chore along with closing cleaning duties and no damage to room, building or property.


Uniform Requirements

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ALL BOH Crew members will need to purchase $50 in uniform supplies and all FOH servers $75 (amount may be deducted from your first paycheck).

What to bring for uniform:

Kitchen Crew appropriate close toed footwear and jeans/chef pants for working in kitchens. Chef hats/head gear.

Servers  new/like new black or tan bottoms (skirts or pants) appropriate closed toed shoes.

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Housekeepers comfortable pants and shoes slip on/off (good for walking on gravel).

Front Desk  Professional business casual attire. Dress shirts, sweaters, dress pants, khakis, skirts, good walking shoes for walking on gravel. NO jeans- no looking too casual. A cardigan or blazer/jacket is nice, as it can be chilly in the front office in the mornings and pre/post season.

Bonus Information

Season end bonuses apply to all positions except servers and ranges from .50-$2/hr. You will determine your bonus based on work ethic, attitude and being a responsible housing tenant.  Our goal is to find an cultive crew member that want to make a top wage and bonus...its all about work ethinc and attitude.   Most bonuses range between .50-1.00/hr...HOWEVER if you are an A+ ...if you go above and beyond your job duties, and set the bar higher...you will be rewarded and we will double your bonus to 2.00/hr. This means a difference between $500-700.00 OR $1000-1400.00 as an example. We are the only seasonal business that we know of that does this ;) 

Transportation to Denali

You are responsible for your own transportation and cost. Denali is 4 hours north of Anchorage and 3 hours south of Fairbanks. If you are arriving in your own vehicle we are located at Mile 224 on the George Parks Hwy. If you do not have your own transportation you can take the Alaska Yukon Trails Shuttle (800-770-7275 or www.alaskashuttle.com ) from either Anchorage or Fairbanks at 20% off (they will need a copy of your work contract) which picks up at the Anchorage Hostels http://alaskahostel.org / 907-248-5036 We recommend flying into Anchorage, staying at the hostel and taking the shuttle to Denali the next morning.  The shuttle will also stop by the grocery store on the way north so you can grab some supplies/food.

Application

Email completed application, resume, and photo to hollyslinkard@yahoo.com, we look forward to hearing from you!

McKinley Creekside Cabins & Cafe
Mile 224 George Parks Hwy / PO Box 89
Denali Nat'l Park, Alaska, 99755, United States
Call: 907-683-2277 / 888-5DENALI (533-6254)
Fax 907-683-1558

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McKinley Creekside Cabins & Cafe'

Located just 13 miles south of the Denali National Park entrance on beautiful Carlo Creek. McKinley Creekside Cabins & Cafe' boasts an ideal location, away from the busy park entrance, yet allowing easy access to the park and all its activities.