At Johnson’t of St. Mary we are looking for employees who will work as hard as we do.  Our working environment is fast paced and very energetic.  Johnson's is less than a mile from the east entrance from Glacier National Park, and one of only a few  eating establishments in the area.  Thousands of customers visit Johnson's each season.  The work at Johnson's is very demanding, both physically and mentally. Employees must be able to work well under pressure and have a positive attitude toward the public and other Johnson's staff. Johnson's has an outstanding reputation, and we expect our employees to maintain that standard. Johnson’s is also positive, supportive, and a fun place to work.  We are looking for applicants who naturally radiate warmth, friendliness, and a good work ethic. If you are upbeat, enthusiastic, postivie and have a great attitude, this is the opportunity for you! We will be considering all applicants. You must well in a team environment, teamwork is key at Johnson’s of St. Mary. 

LOOKING TO WORK IN THE RESTAURANT? 

Restaurant employment includes the following: 

Positions we are looking for: Line Cooks, Prep-cooks, and Servers

Ability to communicate in English (verbal and written)

Amazing customer service skills; enjoy serving a diverse clientele. 

Must be able to lift 50lbs max.

Simple arithmetic and the ability to read and fallow instructions correctly is required.

Ability to comprehend and successfully operate the restaurant's point-of-sale system. 

Remain calm under pressure, multi-task, and keep a clean work-station.

A great attitude and a willingness to learn. 

Must be proactive and be able to prioritize daily duties, as well as anticipate our guests needs. 

Previous restaurant or cafe experience preferred, but we are always willing to train the right person.

Desire to learn about the menu and share , being able to explain “family style” and our food with ease.

Able to sucussfully work under high pressure situations. 

LINE-COOKS: 

Seeking qualified and enthusiastic cooks for an exciting seasonal position at the World Famous "Johnson’s of St. Mary," in beautiful St. Mary Montana! Located right next to the eastern entrance of Glacier National Park. Our cafe seats 150-160 people. Johnson’s is a gorgeous place to work and stay for the summer. Employee housing can be provided on site for a small fee. Meals are included with employment. 

The work is very demanding, both physically and mentally. Employees must be able to work well under pressure and have a positive attitude towards the public. Johnson's has an outstanding reputation, and we expect our employees to maintain that standard. Johnson's is looking for highly motivated line-cooks (experience preferred) who take pride in their work. Johnson's makes all of it's menu items from scratch.  Hours of work typically range from 30-35 hours per week.  Hourly wages begin at $11 per hour plus tips and an end of year bonus.       

Qualifications include:

1) Ability to follow directions well.
2) A knowledge of basic food safety and handling skills.
3) At least 1-year experience as a line-cook in a professional kitchen (not required but greatly appreciated).
4) A strong desire to work well with others in a team setting.
5) Receptive of feedback and willing to take direction.
6) Desire to work cleanly and efficiently and execute multiple tasks simultaneously.                                                   

7) Willingness to work hard and demonstrate commitment to the position.                                                               

8) Able to effectively work under a high stress environment.  

PREP-COOKS:

Seeking qualified and enthusiastic Prep-Cooks for an exciting seasonal position at the World Famous "Johnson’s of St. Mary," in beautiful St. Mary Montana! Located right next to the eastern entrance of Glacier National Park. Our cafe seats 150-160 people. Johnson’s is a gorgeous place to work and stay for the summer. Employee housing can be provided on site for a small fee. Meals are included with employment. 

The work is very demanding, both physically and mentally. Employees must be able to work well under pressure and have a positive attitude toward the public. Johnson's has an outstanding reputation, and we expect our employees to maintain that standard.Johnson's is looking for highly motivated Prep-cooks (experience preferred) who take pride in their work. Johnson's makes all of it's menu items from scratch.  Hours of work typically range from 30-35 hours per week. Hourly wages begin at $9.00 plus tips and an end of year bonus.        

Job Duties Include:
•       Prepare all menu items as directed in timely manner, following all food safety related standards.
•       Ability to follow recipes using measurement, portions, and set procedures set by the restaurant management.
•       Assumes 100% responsibility for quality of the products produced.
•       Ability to prioritize projects based on daily needs.
•       Ability to have multiple items in production simultaneously.
•       Ability to fill out daily prep list.
•       Tasked with tracking and reporting any food waste.
•       Handle, store, and rotate all products and ingredients properly.
•       Perform other related duties as assigned by the restaurant manager.

Requirements:
•       1+ years' experience in a fast-paced restaurant as a production cook(not required but greatly appreciated).
•       Line cook experience a plus, but not required.
•       Follow proper procedures for food safety.
•       Knowledge of food storage and food safety

CAFE SERVERS:

Seeking qualified and enthusiastic servers for an exciting seasonal position at the World Famous "Johnson’s of St. Mary," in beautiful St. Mary Montana! Located right next to the eastern entrance of Glacier National Park. Our cafe seats 150-160 people. Johnson’s is a gorgeous place to work and stay for the summer.  Employee housing can be provided on site for a small fee. Meals are included with employment.

The work is very demanding, both physically and mentally. Employees must be able to work well under pressure and have a positive attitude toward the public. Johnson's has an outstanding reputation, and we expect our employees to maintain that standard.Johnson's is looking for highly motivated servers (experience preferred) who take pride in their work. Johnson's takes pride in their homemade food and fast and friendly customer service.  Hours of work typically range from 30-35 hours per week. Hourly wages begin at $8.50 plus tips. 

Job duties include: 

Positive attitude                                                                                                                                                                         
Willingness to learn (including the ability to learn and successfully operate a Point-of-Sale operating system). 
Good team player
Have previous server experience recommended but not required
Can lift  at least 50lbs
Quick learner
Can work well under pressure
Handle high volume and multiple tasks
Able to follow directions
Good work ethic
Work flexibility
Respectfully of others
Great customer service 

TO WORK IN OUR CAMPGROUND/R.V.?

We also hire older couples (although not a requirement) with their own RV who wish to work and stay for the summer in our campground. This position involves mostly working in our campground office (computer skills required), which also has a splendid view of the mountains on the east side of Glacier Park.  Hours of work typically range from 30-35 hours per week. Hourly wages begin at $10.00.

Campground employment includes the following:

 Cashiering, stocking shelves, taking inventory and preparing lists for goods needed, assisting customers with checking out, and keeping store clean.

Sucsessful comprehension  of the campground online reservation system and credit card process. 

Assisting customers checking in/out of the campground for day-use and overnight camping.

Assisting customers, plus general administrative duties.

Campground host

General maintenance duties: including: campsite cleanup, trash pickup, restroom maintenance/cleaning, various projects as needed, both indoor and outdoor. 

Assisting with special events.

Cleaning cabins and rental units.

Host/hostess in our cafe.

 

More Information

Johnson's hire people from many different countries. All employees must have proper documentation for an I-9 form. This includes two (2) forms of identification; one MUST BE your original Social Security card. If you have a passport, it is a good idea to bring it. We are located 18 miles from Canada and you need to have a passport for travel between the USA and Canada. In addition, a passport is all the documentation you need for the I-9 form.

Employees work a variety of shifts, 30-40 hours per week, with one to two days off depending on the schedule. Employees will sometimes work in all areas including but not limited to the following: campground, housekeeping, food service, cook, and/or prep cook. No single employee is guaranteed placement in a certain position. Johnson's furnishes waiters and waitresses with Johnson's T-shirts.  Wait staff MUST have a pair of CLEAN jeans to wear during their shift

 Employees may be paid an hourly bonus at the end of the season. The bonus is paid upon successful completion of the employee's term of employment AND is directly linked to the employee's job performance. Food servers keep all of their own tips from cash tipped tables, as well all of their credit card tips minus the 4% credit card fee.  If any employee leaves EARLIER than the ending date on their application, they will NOT receive any bonus (not all employees are eligible for a bonus). No exceptions will be made.

There are about 2,000 college students working in and around Glacier Park. Glacier has a variety of activities which you will find enjoyable. Most of the employees enjoy working here and find it a valuable and rewarding experience.

If you require transportation to and from the Airport or Train Station, a refundable fee of $75.00 dollars will be assessed.  If you complete your full employment term, the fee will be refunded upon your departure.

Please look on a map or Google St. Mary, Montana, so you can get a better lay of the land.  We are located on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation. Our nearest shopping mall is about two hours away, nearest McDonald’s 60 miles away.  The town of Browning is about 25 miles away, that is the largest town in the area.  It has a hospital, two grocery stores, a Subway sandwich shop, Glacier Peeks Casino and Hotel, four gas stations, post office and other services. 

ROOM AND BOARD

Johnson's has limited living quarters available to employees at a cost of $10.00 per day for room and board (includes 3 meals per day). Returning employees are eligible for a living quarter discount. 

If employees choose to stay in our campground, a campsite (dry camp and tenting) and meals ( 3 meals per day) will be $7.00 per day. Returning employees are eligible for a camp site discount.

Campground employees who are traveling in an RV, shall receive one (1) full-hookup site, including one (1) meal per daily shift. 

Room and board is deducted from the employees check each month.

We have living quarters available for males and females. We do not allow overnight guests nor do we allow opposite sexes to share a room.  All employees must furnish their own bedding and towels.  Please bring plenty of WARM bedding as the nights do get very cool.  There are coin-laundry facilities available at the campground. 

The only cell phone service available in St. Mary is Verizon Wireless.  If you do not have a cell phone or cannot receive service with your carrier, there is very limited pay-phone locations in the area.

There is wireless service at the campground office and throughout the campground. However, such service can be very limited at times. 

If employed, we strongly suggest you stock up on personal items and essentials before arriving in this rural area.