Job Details

Title Line Cook
City West Kelowna
Province BC

Mission Hill Family Estate Winery has long been regarded a jewel of the British Columbia wine industry; producing world-class wines from its stunning location atop the sweeping hills of West Kelowna, British Columbia. The iconic winery is known for its international award-winning wines and dramatic architecture set against a backdrop of majestic mountains, scenic lakes and the geometric beauty of the vineyards that define the valley. Mission Hill’s elegant and internationally acclaimed wine portfolio celebrates the unique and diverse micro-climates of perhaps the world’s most exciting emerging wine region.


Each year Mission Hill Family Estate welcomes more than one hundred thousand visitors to experience the winery’s dramatic architecture which culminates in a setting celebrating wine, food and the arts. Experiences include the award-winning Terrace Restaurant, named “one of the top five winery restaurants in the world” by Travel + Leisure Magazine, our annual summer concert series, and the unique Wine Boutique with treasures from around the globe that both surprise and delight. Guests also enjoy Sommelier-led Winery Tours and Tastings where they gain an understanding of our winemaking philosophy as well as insights into the unique Terroir that make Okanagan Wine Country so special. In 2016, Mission Hill Family Estate was honoured to host the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge during their royal tour in Canada.


Mission Hill’s culinary team offers Cuisine du Terroir - wine country cooking with the freshest, locally grown, in-season ingredients. Before even stepping into the kitchen, Mission Hill’s cooks are immersed in this inspirational culinary culture, walking through the hand-tended Estate gardens as part of their commute. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to hone their culinary skills and develop professional relationships that will last a lifetime while working with the accomplished and celebrated culinary team.


Position: Line Cook

Position Dates: June 2017 – October 2017 (Seasonal)

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Position Responsibilities:

• Take responsibility for your specific culinary station;

• Ensure the consistency and quality of all meals created;

• Contribute to daily fresh sheets;

• Contribute to the morale and well-being of the kitchen brigade;

• Assist the Sous Chef with ordering and receiving of ingredients.


Position Requirements:

• Minimum 1-2 year experience as a Line Cook in a first class culinary environment

• Excellent technical knowledge of contemporary cooking styles and ingredients;

• Interprovincial Journeyman’s Certificate would be considered an asset;

• Comfortable meeting the physical requirements of the position including lifting up to 50 lbs., standing for long periods of time, and navigating stairs.


Mission Hill is committed to the highest standards of excellence and to attracting top-caliber talent. We are looking for culinary applicants who have a genuine passion for fine dining and for staying abreast of trends in the culinary profession. Successful applicants will display a professional demeanour with a positive and open-minded attitude. To thrive in this position, one must show a proven ability to work collaboratively in a high-performance and fast-paced team environment. We offer a great learning opportunity as well as a great work life balance throughout the summer, 4 days on 3 days off.


Please take the time to visit our website, to take a virtual tour of our winery, meet our family, and become inspired by our philosophy and vision. Once your passion and creative genius are inspired, we look forward to receiving your online application through our website.

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