LOCAL INFO: The Village of Mackinaw City is a resort community located on the shores of the Straits of Mackinac at the tip of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. Mackinaw City is a great place to live, work, and visit with beautiful scenic views of the Great Lakes, Mackinac Bridge, and countryside. The Village is host to over 1.2 million visitors each year who enjoy the Village’s scenic beauty.Mackinaw City is also making history with an entrepreneurial spirit, which makes the Village a great place to be.
JOB START DATES:
|Start dates||End dates|
|June’15 – June’30||September’15-31|
JOB TITLE: Housekeeping, dishwashing, cook assistants, busser, front desk (depending on English level), host.
Host: greet the customers and show them to their seats. They monitor the restaurant and sections and sit tables accordingly to achieve the optimal business level. They may answer the phone, take to go orders, and assist bussers in clearing and setting tables for service. They are expected to provide excellent customer service. Hosts may have an opportunity to become servers depending on job performance and English levels.
Busser: help set up and clean tables before and after service. Bussers may assist servers in taking and serving drink orders or carrying food to table. Bussers are expected to provide excellent customer service. Bussers may have the opportunity to become servers depending on job performance and English levels.
Housekeeper: perform a combination of cleaning duties to maintain guest rooms and/or public hall way areas in a clean and orderly manner. Duties include: making beds, cleaning and replenishing bathroom supplies, emptying waste baskets, dusting furniture and equipment. Other duties as assigned. Students must be able to work independently and perform physical activities that require moving one’s whole body such as lifting, balancing, climbing, stooping, bending at the knee to clean.
Dishwasher: clean dishes, kitchen, food preparation equipment, or utensils. Wash dishes, glassware, flatware, pots, or pans, using dishwashers or by hand. Maintain kitchen work areas, equipment, or utensils in clean and orderly condition.
COMPANY TYPE: Hotels, restaurants
QUALIFICATIONS: Conversational English
MINIMUM ENGLISH: Upper-intermediate
WAGE: $9.25/hour ($6/hr for busser + tips), expecting to see an increase in Michigan’s minimum wage in January 2019.
AVERAGE HOURS: 32 – 40 hours per week
OVERTIME: Available on occasion
FREQUENCY OF PAY: Bi-weekly
WORK SCHEDULES: 5 -6 days per week; 6-8 hours per day
TRAINING: 2-3 days training provided
SICK/VACATION DAYS: None paid
MEAL CONDITIONS: get 50% off at all company restaurants
LOCATION: Mackinaw City, MI
SECOND JOBS: Available, students take on a second job at another one of our properties.
INTERNET AVAILABILITY: TBD
PUBLIC TRANSPORT: N/A
TRAVEL TO WORK: 1 mile ( an easy walk or bike ride)
DISTANCE FROM SHOPPING CENTER: Walking distance
HOUSING COSTS: $79.95/week including utilities.
HOUSING DEPOSIT: $150, refundable
ARRIVAL INFO: Prior notice required
EMPLOYER PICK-UP: N/A