Careers

at The Osthoff Resort

Located on the pristine waters of Elkhart Lake, the AAA Four Diamond Osthoff Resort currently has the following full-time and part-time employment opportunities available.

Aspira Spa

Nestled on the shores of pristine Elkhart Lake, Aspira Spa at The Osthoff Resort is a place where our guests retreat to for harmony, where the body, mind and spirit will be infused with great peace and new energy, where we take care of the “whole” guest to enhance their lifestyle. Positions include competitive earning potential, exceptional discounts throughout the Resort, monthly Wellness treatment, continued education, a working environment that includes a Relaxation Sanctuary, Spa Cafe, indoor/outdoor whirlpool, sauna and so much more.

  • Massage Therapist

    The Massage Therapist administers professional massage and body treatments to our guests.  You must have a thorough knowledge of numerous massage modalities, possess a general understanding of body treatments and be willing to train in our spa’s specific massage and body treatment offerings.  You must possess excellent communication skills and be able to learn the products and services necessary to effectively provide wellness solutions to meet the needs of our guests.  Must hold and maintain a current Wisconsin license.

    Salary: $800 - $1,600 a week

Food & Beverage

  • Pastry Chef/Baker

    The ideal candidate will:

    • Have previous experience in pastry and baking in a restaurant setting
    • Have basic knowledge of the fundamentals of cooking
    • Have knowledge of operating all kitchen equipment, i.e., stoves, ovens, broilers, slicers, steamers, kettles, etc.
    • Be able to work varying schedules to reflect the business needs of the resort.
    • Assist with all phases of inventory and understands par levels of daily foods prepared.
    • Have knowledge of rotation of all foods prepared
    • Ensure quality of desserts and bread items.
    • Have sufficient manual dexterity of hand in order to use all kitchen equipment, i.e., knives, spoons, spatulas, tong, slicers, etc.

    Note: Other duties as assigned by supervisor or management.

    $16.00 - $22.00 per hour

  • Line Cook

    The Osthoff Resort is currently seeking a Line Cook.
    Our Line Cooks are responsible for setting up cooking lines, stocking and organizing workstations, preparing food items based on recipes, portion controls, and standard presentations; restocking food items as needed throughout the shifts, and maintaining a smooth flow of service during high-volume service hours.
    A culinary degree and ServSafe certification are preferred, but not required. Strong communication and organizational skills are also strongly desired. Positive attitude is a must. Ability to push, pull, lift, or carry up to 50lbs. Ability to work in a fast paced, team environment. Successful candidates should have some experience setting up cooking lines, stocking, and organizing workstations. Willing to teach the right candidate.
    All other duties as assigned.

  • Busser

    The Busser is responsible for maintaining the dining area, clearing and resetting tables and taking dishes to the kitchen area. The restaurant Busser stocks bus stations, cleans glassware, and refills drinks. This person must have good communication skills as well as the ability to stand and walk for a period of up to 8 hours, as well as the ability to push, pull, and lift up to 50 pounds.

    $8.00 - $10.00 per hour

  • Steward

    Our Stewards are responsible for the maintenance, cleanliness, and sanitation of all dishes, pans, utensils, etc., as well as the entire work area according to resort, local, and state standards during high-volume service hours. Stewards also assist the culinary staff with prep work and plating on occasion.

    A Candidate for this position must be able to:

    • Lift/carry and push/pull up to 40 pounds
    • Be on his/her feet for up to 8 hours each day
    • Bend, walk, reach, and kneel as necessary to perform the job duties
    • Multi-task
    • Work well in a team environment, as well as independently within a fast-paced environment.
    • This position requires availability on weekdays and weekends.
    • All other duties as assigned

    **This job can be seasonal as well*

    $14.00 - $17.00 per hour

Grounds

  • Landscape Technician

    Job Purpose

    Responsible for assisting Grounds Manager, Director of Maintenance and applicable organizational staff related to maintaining the property grounds, beautification of property initiatives, and events to achieve organizational objectives.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • The Landscape Technician is responsible for the completion of daily landscape maintenance and property activities throughout the Resort.
    • Perform all assigned tasks in safe manner.
    • Operation of light to heavy equipment
    • Ability to perform or diagnose repair on equipment.
    • Perform general landscape maintenance of the resorts grounds and gardens including but not limited to mowing, planting, watering, pruning, weeding, mulching, pesticide applications, holiday lighting and décor installation, hardscape installations, turf irrigation, removal of trash, and snow removal.
    • Availability to work year-round, weekends, and holidays throughout the year.
    • All other duties as assigned by department Supervisor, Director and/or Executive Team members.

    Qualifications include:

    • Two years related landscape experience or related education.
    • Strong customer/ guest service skills
    • Ability to work well with team environment or independently.
    • Must be able to lift 50 + lbs. on a regular basis.
    • Must be able to kneel, bend, stand, climb ladders, and shovel on a frequent basis.
    • Ability to work in an outdoor environment.
    • Knowledge in turf irrigation
    • Commercial Pesticide Applicator License Category 3.0 Turf & Landscape or attain within 1 year of employment.

    Salary: $16.00 - $20.00 per hour

Select "Apply Online Today" and fill out our online application form or submit a resume, cover letter, or completed application to HR@osthoff.com. You may also mail, fax, or drop off an application in person.

The Osthoff Resort | Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin

The Osthoff Resort
Attn: Human Resources
101 Osthoff Avenue
P.O. Box 151
Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin 53020
Fax: (920) 875-7222

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The Osthoff Resort is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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