The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa

Welcome to The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa; your home away from home! The Pier is located just minutes from the Victoria International Airport, BC Ferries and Washington State Ferry terminals. All 55 spacious guestrooms and suites offer the perfect blend of contemporary style and comfort. Our seaside rooms afford endless views and our guest services are second to none. The only thing we overlook is the ocean! Gather at Haro's Restaurant & Bar to share casual West Coast food at its best. From classic dishes to signature dishes, cocktails & share plates or cozy dinners - there is something for every appetite and occasion. Georgia Café & Deli is a popular spot to grab an Umbria coffee and enjoy a light meal of ever-changing daily features. Haven Spa & Salon and our fitness center are focused on relaxation and rejuvenation, offering a full spectrum of services. Take in the charming coastal community of Sidney-by-the-Sea. Over 100 boutique shops make browsing a breeze, or drink in the fresh ocean air along the sea walk. Go whale watching, kayaking, stroll the promenade or explore the Shaw Ocean Discovery Center right next door.

  • Cook

    • Full Time
    • Job Description:

      Haro’s Restaurant, in The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa, is looking for motivated, hard-working individuals to join our culinary team. We love what we do! If you get excited when you have food in front of you and know instinctively what foods complement others, our team wants you! If you are looking for room to grow/advance in a kitchen and have a passion for cooking, this is the place for you.

      Responsibilities:
      • Ensure all menu items are prepared to the highest quality standards
      • Assist with all aspects of food preparation
      • Monitor the quality of food received in the kitchen and ensure proper standards of food rotation and storage are met

      Qualifications:
      • Minimum 2 years’ experience cooking in a similar environment
      • Food Safe level 1 certification required; Food Safe level 2 an asset
      • Red seal certification an asset
      • Knowledge of food handling and sanitation standards
      • Understanding of use and maintenance of kitchen equipment
      • Able to work effectively in an innovative and multi-tasked environment
      • Good communication skills (verbal, listening, writing) and organizational skills
      • Knowledge of local producers and products an asset
      • Must be available weekends

      Employee Perks:
      • Competitive starting wage
      • Flexible hours: days, evenings, weekends
      • Extended health & dental benefits for FT employees, with The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa paying 50% of the premium
      • Fully Subsidized Bus Pass
      • Complimentary Fitness Centre Membership
      • Recognition Program
      • Employee discount privileges in all outlets
      • $100 bonus for referring a quality part-time employee to us
      • $250 bonus for referring a quality full-time employee to us

      If this is you, send us your resume and cover letter to careers@sidneypier.com. We thank all applicants in advance; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

    • Wage/Salary: Competitive Wage + Gratuities
    • Start date: 15/07/2019
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  • Room Attendant

    • Full Time
    • Job Description:

      The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa is looking for a full-time experienced Room Attendant who is has an eye for detail and can provide exemplary guest service. Applicants should have minimum of 1 year cleaning experience, preferably in a similar role.

      Responsibilities:
      • Cleaning of guest rooms and guest floors of the hotel with the highest standards and attention to detail, including but not limited to: making beds, changing sheets, dusting, vacuuming carpeting and area rugs, cleaning draperies and upholstered furniture, cleaning and disinfecting kitchens and bathrooms, and cleaning and polishing floors
      • Cleaning of designated hotel facilities (i.e. spa, restaurants, kitchen) and areas within the hotel with the highest standards and attention to detail
      • Running laundry and towels between laundry and guest rooms
      • Ensuring guest rooms and storage areas are stocked with all supplies and amenities
      • Attending to all guest requests in a timely and courteous manner

      Qualifications:
      • Minimum one year experience housekeeping / janitorial experience
      • Strong attention to detail
      • Strong communication and organization skills
      • Must be in good physical condition and able to complete 8 hour shift that includes frequent standing, walking, bending, stooping, kneeling, reaching, pushing, pulling and lifting up to 35 lbs
      • Must be available for a variety of shifts including weekends

      Employee Perks:
      • Competitive starting wage
      • Flexible hours
      • Extended health & dental benefits for FT employees, with The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa paying 50% of the premium
      • Fully Subsidized Bus Pass
      • Complimentary Fitness Centre Membership
      • Recognition Program
      • Employee discount privileges in all outlets
      • $100 bonus for referring a quality part-time employee to us
      • $250 bonus for referring a quality full-time employee to us
      If this is you, send us your resume and cover letter to careers@sidneypier.com. We thank all applicants in advance; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

    • Start date: 15/07/2019
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  • Guest Experience Agent

    • Full Time
    • Job Description:

      We are looking for a motivated, guest service oriented individual to join our Front Office team at this upscale boutique property. Guest Experience Agents at The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa will be required to provide attentive guest service in a warm and friendly atmosphere.

      ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
      • Provide a warm and friendly assistance to all visitors of the hotel
      • Check guests in and out while ensuring proper credit and pertinent information is received
      • Ensure all guest requests and VIP’s are noted and appropriate departments are informed
      • Promote and sell special hotel programs, special rate packages, and upgrades when appropriate
      • Follow all Hotel policies and procedures on guest transactions, postings, charges, refunds, and cash handling
      • Maintain accurate knowledge of all events, attractions, and activities within the destination to enhance guest experience
      • Maintain accurate knowledge of all functions within the hotel to direct guests to correct locations
      • Develop and maintain effective and productive working relationships with all other departments in the hotel; may be called upon to participate outside of department
      • Provide exemplary guest service and standards that support and reflect The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa’s core values and initiatives

      QUALIFICATIONS
      • 2+ years’ experience in Hospitality industry as a Guest Experience Agent, Front Desk Agent, or similar role (i.e. travel agency experience)
      • Experience with Opera Property Management system an asset
      • Proficiency in MS Office and other related programs required
      • Must possess strong communication and interpersonal skills
      • Must possess strong organizational skills
      • WorkSafe BC Level 1 First Aid Certification an asset; must be willing to be certified after successful completion of probationary period
      • Must be available to work a variety of shifts

      EMPLOYEE PERKS:
      • Competitive starting wage
      • Flexible hours: days, evenings, weekends
      • Extended health & dental benefits for FT employees, with The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa paying 50% of the premium
      • Subsidized Bus Pass
      • Complimentary Fitness Centre Membership
      • Recognition Program
      • Employee discount privileges in all outlets
      • $100 bonus for referring a quality part-time employee to us
      • $250 bonus for referring a quality full-time employee to us

      If this is you, send us your resume and cover letter to introduce yourself. We thank all applicants in advance; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

    • Wage/Salary: $16/hour
    • Start date: 31/07/2019
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  • PT Barista

    • Part Time
    • Job Description:

      Georgia Café at The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa is looking for an upbeat Barista who is courteous, engaging, and has a passion for working with people! If you enjoy working with a great team, learning about and sharing your knowledge of food and coffee, this is the job for you! Our Baristas are committed to providing excellent and knowledgeable service. No experience required – we’ll train you!

      Responsibilities:
      • Provide prompt, friendly, and professional food and beverage service
      • Making coffees, counter service, light food prep, daily cleaning tasks
      • Ensure all items are of the freshest quality and presented in an appealing fashion
      • Assist Restaurant and Room Service team members when needed
      • Assists to set, maintain and refresh hotel banquet meeting rooms according to sales contract and company standards
      • Assists to ensure efficient and seamless service delivery of meals to guests in their rooms and the clean-up/retrieval of dishes, trays etc.

      Qualifications:
      • Food Safe certification required
      • Previous experience with Micros Point of Sale System an asset
      • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to multitask
      • Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
      • Must be able to anticipate guest and team needs and show initiative

      Employee Perks:
      • Flexible hours
      • Extended health & dental benefits for FT employees, with The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa paying 50% of the premium
      • Subsidized Bus Pass
      • Complimentary Fitness Centre Membership
      • Recognition Program
      • Employee discount privileges in all outlets
      • $100 bonus for referring a quality part-time employee to us
      • $250 bonus for referring a quality full-time employee to us

    • Wage/Salary: $13.85 plus gratuities
    • Start date: 15/07/2019
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