Hello, we're Jana and Raph and we run Mountain & Tradition! We live here in Les Gets all year round. Raph is a Les Gets local, and is the head chef of the company. Jana grew up in Estonia, before meeting Raph when we were both working in Dublin, and Jana looks after the customer service end of the business. We moved back from Dublin to Les Gets in 2008 to start our own chalet company, and 11 years later Mountain and Tradition is going from strength to strength.
We are very passionate about the products we offer, and are already looking forward to meeting our new team for this winter. We hope you would like to join us. As always, please do just ask if you've any questions about us, the company or the jobs.
We are here all year round and run our company hands on. You'll be working with us directly in all areas of what we do.
We are here to work with you, and offer training and support throughout your time. If you have a passion for cooking, or you are hoping to make a career as a chef, then working with Raphael is a great step forward. One of the best chefs in the Alps, Raphael has worked across Europe, including in the 2 Michelin starred Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud in Dublin.
Our company offers two different products: catered chalets and meal deliveries. We are one company with two brands & lots of our positions are involved in both brands.
Chalets-LesGets.com is our catered chalet brand, with both luxury and mid-range properties, all based in Les Gets. We offer a range of holidays including short breaks and speciality solos holidays.
Our second brand is ChaletKitchen.com, which offers meal deliveries to chalets and apartments across a range of ski resorts in the area.
We have one central industrial kitchen, which is involved in production for both our catered chalets and meal delivery businesses. Our chefs are involved in both businesses, and the menus are designed with overlap for ease of production. The main work of meal production is done in this kitchen, before the chalet hosts in the individual chalets add the finishing touches and serve.
We are looking for people to take pride in their work. Those who take satisfaction in a job well done, no matter if it's a job big or small. We are looking for those who can not only maintain our standards but help improve them.
We are all here because we love being in the mountains, and we want you to enjoy yourself here too. We've worked hard to design enjoyable roles that give you good ski time alongside your work timetable. Whilst we are at work though we expect everyone to take their role seriously. This is not a holiday, and we'd expect all our staff to approach their role in a dedicated and professional manner.
As a small company you may be involved in lots of different aspects of the business. You don't need huge experience, but you do need to be enthusiastic to learn and have a will to get stuck into all areas. Being part of a small company is great fun. There can be a lot of different challenges popping up and we are looking for people who enjoy getting stuck into everything, who can think on their feet have a can-do attitude!
We need this to be right for everyone - we want to be happy with you, but we also want you to be happy with us. We've put time and effort in to provide lots of information for you, so hopefully you can make an informed decision on if these positions are right for you. That said though please don't hesitate to get in touch with any questions. We are happy to chat through anything, warts and all, so please do just get in touch if there's anything you'd like to discuss first before applying.
Working as a chalet host in our catered chalets. No experience necessary. Some customer-facing experience an advantage.Job Details
Working as a member of our kitchen team. You have a passion for cooking and a desire to learn new skills quickly and effectively.Job Details
Or handywoman! Working as a delivery driver and doing odd-jobs in the chalets. An experienced driver with a can-do attitude.Job Details
Once you've picked your role then we'd love to hear from you. There'll be plenty of opportunity for questions along the way, but please don't hesitate to get in touch if there's anything you'd like to ask before starting the recruitment processes. Once you've decided it's time to apply, our recruitment process is as follows:
Every two weeks we will review the applications, then we'll make a shortlist and get in touch with you! The following stages will follow quickly from there, with everything being wrapped up before the next review stage.
To begin, please complete the online application form here. If you are applying as a couple or a pair, please submit a separate application form for each applicant.
Chalet Hosts only:
Just for the chalet hosts, the next step is a few questions that we'll send over by email. If you could make a little video introducing yourself and answering these questions, then send that back to us.
If we think we're the right chalet company for you, we will invite you to chat with us, Jana and Raph, via Skype.
Please don't hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions or would like to chat before deciding whether one of our positions is right for you.
If there's anything you'd like to know before applying, please don't hesitate to get in touch.Contact Us
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