Splash Cook

Department: Food & Beverage

Position: Cook – Elf Hollow Café

Work Performed:

  • Set-up of early morning kitchen facilities of the food production equipment as well as the end of shift closing and cleaning duties.
  • Review of the special party/event functions.
  • Provide necessary production of foods so as to not have uninterrupted flow of product.
  • Daily checking the coolers and freezers to insure proper utilization of leftovers and rotation of foods to insure freshness.
  • Compliance to the recipe standards and proper portioning of food items.
  • Preparation of employee meals.
  • Monitor temperatures of food and cooling units on regular basis as prescribed by the Saginaw County Health Department.
  • Provide for and insure a safe and hazard free work environment.
  • Taste, observe, and correct issues with food production.
  • Communicate with Food and Beverage Department.
  • Attend departmental meetings as assigned by supervisors.
  • Other duties necessary to run an efficient operation.

Physical Requirements: Ability to stand for long periods of time.  Ability to lift 40 lbs.

Ability to work at a fast paced, high stress work environment.

Educational Requirements: High school diploma and two years experience in related field.

Other Qualifications: Must be at least 18 years of age.

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Department: Food and Beverage–Main Kitchen

Position: Dishworker

Function: The timely supply of clean and sanitary dishware, glasses, silver, pots and pans to the proper service areas.  Additionally, maintenance of the island beverage/soup area, cleaning spills and messes, and the proper tear down of the work area in the evening.

Work Performed:

1.  The daily set up of the machines in the work area and the cleaning of the                            previous day’s dirty dishes.

2.  Heating of soup cups, plates, odds, and other necessities for the opening of                        business and replacing them in the proper location for use.

3.  The expedient washing of dishware, silver, and glasses during the regular                           business hours and their replacement in the proper location.

4.  Maintains the rules and laws governing proper washing and sanitizing of                            dishware, as established by the Saginaw County Health Department.

5.  Maintains an overall safe and sanitary work area as defined by the Saginaw                        County Health Department and the State of Michigan safety standards.

6.  Maintenance of the island area of the service department; supplying coffee,                        soup broth, noodles, etc.  IN the proper amounts and in a timely fashion.

7.  Washing of pots and pans in compliance to the health codes and in proper                          amounts to user areas.

8.  Assists servers/service area in the cleaning of dropped trays and spills.

9.  Assists in the salad or hot line in the event of need.

10.  Removal of trash, getting laundry, and other such odd jobs.

11.  Service of the lower level with foods, dishes, and help as is necessary and in                      compliance to the policies of Zehnder’s.

12.  Proper cleaning  of the work area t the end of the evening.

13.  Proper cleaning of the dishworker’s restroom area, daily.

14.  Any other tasks as assigned by management.

Physical Requirements: Ability to stand and walk continually, lift minimum of 25 lbs.

Educational Requirements:.

Age Requirements: Must be 16 years of age or older

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Zehnder’s Mascot

Posting Date:       5/29/15

Job Title: Mascot (Drumstick)

Department: Sales & Marketing

Status: Part-Time 10-20 hrs

Shifts: 2:00pm – 7:00pm

3:00pm – 8:00pm

Job Description:

  • Perform non-verbal animation in established costume by:
    • Greeting guests of all ages
    • Assist staff in maintaining a safe and fun environment
    • Entertain Zehnder’s guests at all facilities as needed
    • Do table visits in all dining room areas
    • Pose for photos
  • Make appearance at special, i.e. parades, festivals, grand openings local                     sporting events such as Volkslaufe and Chamber Golf Outings etc.
  • Develop a family friendly animated performance.
  • Any other duties as assigned or directed.

Physical Requirements:

  • Able to jump, dance, walk and run
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Stamina to wear costume for 45 minute periods
  • Height should be approximately 5’10” and above
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Splash Village Server

Posting Date:             6/4/2015

Job Title: Server

Department: Elf Hollow Café

Status: Part-Time – 20-30hrs

Shift: 7:00am – 2:00pm

2:00pm – 11:00pm

Job Description:

  • Provide quality service to guests.
  • Knowledgeable about the working of “Splash Village”.
  • Participate in “Add-On-Sales” program.
  • Directly participate in and oversee the “guest’s experience”.
  • Maintain area’s sanitation in accordance with MI Dept of Health.
  • Daily communications with F & B Department.
  • Maintain “Service Standards” program.
  • All other duties as assigned or directed.


  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high stress work environment.
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays a must.
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Job Title: Lifeguard

Department: Waterpark

Shifts: 9:00am – 3:00pm

3:00pm – 10:00pm

Status: Part-Time; 20-30 hours weekly

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintains constant surveillance of guests in work station; acts immediately and appropriately to secure safety of guest in the event of an emergency.
  • Presents professional appearance and attitude at all times, and maintains a high standard of customer service.
  • Monitor and interact with guests.
  • Provides emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of                     emergency medical services.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Current state approved first-aid certification.
  • CPR for the Professional Rescuer.
  • Current Lifeguard certification.
  • American Red Cross or YMCA Life guarding
  • Must be observant, safety conscious and able to react calmly and quickly in an emergency.
  • Regularly required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms.
  • Regularly required to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to swim 500 yards.
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Posting Date: 6/23/2015
Job Title: Host/Hostess
Department: Food & Beverage – Main Floor Dining Rooms
Status: Part Time 20-30hrs
Shifts: 11:00am – 4:00pm
12:00pm – 9:00pm
4:00pm – close

Job Description:

  • Greets the customer entering the Dining Room and seats them at their table.
  • Assists in the Dining Room preparation activities
  • Assists server in the performance of their Dining Room duties during busy periods.
  • Cleans tables of remaining dishes and food after party has left the table and set up tables
  • during peak business periods.
  • Ensures that the host/hostess service standards are completed 100% of the time.
  • Reacts to customer emergencies by contacting the manager on duty.
  • When seating guest should suggestively sell beverage & dessert specials.
  • Anticipate guests needs; high chair, booster, crayons, etc.
  • Maintain knowledge of what is available within your assigned dining room.
  • Present at front of lobby/dining room when line exists to take names.


  • Ability to stand and walk continually.
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Available to work weekends and holidays.
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Hot/Cold Line Server – Main Kitchen

Posting Date: 6-23-15

Job Title: Hot/Cold Line Server – Main Kitchen

Department: Food & Beverage

Job Description

  • The preparation of raw foods to the finished product as instructed by the area supervisor.
  • Proper and uniform portioning of foods (hot and cold) as demonstrated by the area supervisor; in accordance to Zehnder’s standards.
  • The proper display and appearance of foods for the dining rooms; in accordance to Zehnder’s guidelines.
  • Notification of the area supervisor when foods do not appear in taste or appearance as so designated.
  • The proper sanitation of the work area as instructed by the area supervisor and in accordance to the Saginaw County Health Department.
  • Maintenance of clutter-free and spill-free work area so that the area is safe              and non-conducive to injury or accident.
  • Assist in the dishing of specialty banquets.
  • Assist in the preparation of the Sunday Buffet , Lower Level activities, golf course, and reservation parties as instructed by the area supervisor.
  • Assist in the nightly clean up of the work area.
  • Maintain the daily bread requisition and other schedules as delegated.
  • Set up dessert trays and be involved in the dessert/ice cream programs as delegated.
  • Any other duties as requested by management.


  • Primarily Friday, Saturday & Sunday
  • Ability to stand and walk continually.
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Hotel Housekeeping

Job Title: Housekeeper

Department: Splash Village Housekeeping

Shifts: (20-30hrs) 10:00am – 4:00pm

Job Description:

  • Makes up each guest room which has been occupied to a completely clean, neat,   attractive, and fresh smelling room.
  • Cleans rooms by conventional methods using:
    • Vacuum cleaner
    • Dusting cloths
    • Cleaning cloths
  • Washes fixtures and tile areas of the bathroom with cloth or sponge and sanitizes as required.
  • Performs other cleaning jobs at regular intervals such as:
  • washing windows
  • cleaning lamp shades
  • washing mirrors
  • polishing furniture
  • tasks associated with housekeeping.
  • Changes linen completely after each occupancy.


  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to lift 20/lbs.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high stress work environment.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
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Z-Cafe Culinary Assistant

Job Title: Culinary Assistant

Department: Z-Chef’s Cafe

Status: Part time

Shifts: 7am-3pm, 11am-7pm, 12pm-8pm, 1pm-close

Job Description:

  • Food preparation in the proper quantities of the specified quality.
  • The proper utilization of “waste foods” as directed by First Cook.
  • The “hands-on” production of foods for the area both cold and hot.
  • Daily communication with the First Cook.
  • Participation in the “food is theater” philosophy when requested by the Head Chef.
  • Maintaining proper levels of foodstuffs for sale in assigned area.
  • Assist in the display of the food products in the hot/cold units in the public areas.
  • Other duties as requested by the Production Chef or Head Chef.


  • Ability to work a variety of shifts and available weekends/holidays
  • 2 years experience in volume foodservice.

Desire to self-improve through continuing education and pursuit to ACF certification.

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Fortress Grounds

Department: The Fortress

Position: Groundskeeper

Function: Groundskeepers, under the supervision of the Assistant Superintendent or Crew Chief, are responsible for the day to day care and maintenance of designated areas of the golf course; perform semi-skilled construction and maintenance work; and perform related tasks as requested.

Work Performed:

1.  Operates mowers and string trimmers in trimming greens, apron, tees, around fence lines, banks and hillsides; edges cart paths; edges rakes and maintains sand bunkers.

2.  Sets tee markers and cups on greens daily; maintains ball washers; replaces teetowels and flags as needed; remove debris; sands and seed tee divots; and cleans flower beds.

3.  Maintains fuel and fluid levels for all types of equipment on a daily basis; reports equipment problems to the Equipment Manager immediately.

4.  Returns all equipment to the designated location at the maintenance barn and cleans the maintenance areas.

5.  Waters and fertilize trees, greens and fairways.

6.  Manual excavation for irrigation and drainage pipe.

7.  Performs other duties as directed by Supervisor

Physical Requirements: Ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time and perform physical labor.  Lift minimum of 75 lbs.  In season 6 day work week.

Educational Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent.

Age Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age.

Other Requirements: Knowledge of the tools, methods, and materials used in grounds and landscape area construction and maintenance work.  Ability to operate trucks and light motorized equipment.  Ability to follow oral and written directions.

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Meat Prep

Posting Date: 9-2-2015

Job Title: Meat Prep – Main Kitchen

Department: Food & Beverage

Status: Full-Time

Job Description:

  • The par-boiling of the fryers needed for fried chicken, the cooking of heavy hens for sandwich meat, and cooking of giblets for gravy.
  • The processing of par-boiled chicken to final prep state, cutting powdering, traying up, and chilling, for fryer use.
  • Preparation of soup broth and gravy for dining room use, in accordance to Zehnder’s specifications and in quantities specific.
  • The proper rotation of perishable meat and food items in the back room coolers
  • Assist in the sanitation and care of the compactor area and the discarded grease area as directed by the dock foreman.
  • Any other duties as assigned by Manager.


  • Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods of time.
  • Able to lift 80 lbs on regular basis.
  • Able to work a variety of shifts.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
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Banquet Server

Posting Date:             9/2/2015

Job Title: Banquet Server

Department: Food & Beverage – Main Floor Dining Rooms

Status: Part-time seasonal

Job Description: The Banquet Server is responsible for set-up, service and break down of all banquet events and offsite service functions. They must effectively assist the food and beverage functions of each event and understand the overall logistics of banquet events through clear communication between all departments and understanding the reservation sheets. Banquet Servers are responsible for meeting and exceeding all guest expectations and must be able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.

Work Performed:

1.  Knowledgeable of event menu times and their contents and appropriate table\settings and service ware

2.  Ability to understand and follow directions from banquet reservations and forms.

3.  Ability to carry large and heavy trays on a continuous basis throughout shift.

4.  Responds quickly to requests from guests in a timely, friendly and efficient manner.

5.  Follows up to ensure 100% guest satisfaction.

6.  Follows the service cycle, including: greeting guests, taking drink orders, food service, table maintenance and maintains customer service standards.

7.  Maintains supplies neat and organized to department standards.

8.  Maintains security of equipment and supplies for each event.

9.  Provides a professional image at all times through appearance, interactions and dress.

10.  Ensures that the service standards for banquet functions are followed 100% of the time.

11.  Other duties as assigned by the Banquet Host and Banquet Supervisor.

Physical Requirements: Ability to stand and walk continually.

Educational Requirements: High School Diploma or Equivalent

Age Requirements: Must be 18 years of age or older.

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