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Taboo Steward

Posted: March 03 2023
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New to the working and/or culinary world and looking for experience? Come work, play and stay in beautiful Muskoka this summer (Staff Housing Available)!

Taboo Muskoka is a privately owned Resort and Golf Operation whose mandate is to 'Create happiness by offering incredible Muskoka experiences to our guests and team.” Our Culinary team at the Boathouse Restaurant plays a critical role in ensuring this happens and we are looking and for DISHWASHERS/STEWARDS to join the team!

Reporting to the Head Chef, you will be responsible for washing the restaurant dishes and all the kitchen utensils, as well as cleaning all the larger items of kitchen equipment and the food production areas.


  • To ensure the long life and cleanliness of the equipment he or she is provided with.
  • To ensure the cleanliness and tidiness of working areas (floors, equipment, tables, etc).
  • Scraping and washing dishes.
  • Removing garbage.
  • Assist in opening and closing kitchens.
  • Organize dishes for events/ functions.
  • Sweeping, mopping and cleaning.
  • Ensure health and safety standards are met.
  • Meet deadlines for providing clean dishes.
  • To attend training when required.
  • To be fully aware of and strictly observe Health & Safety and fire procedures.
  • To be fully aware of and comply with hotel and company rules and regulations as identified in the team member handbook.


  • No experience required. Will train
  • Beginner level English skills


  • Indoors and outdoors in a hot industrial kitchen.
  • Fast, high pressure environment.
  • Standing 90% of the time.
  • Occasional lifting up to 50 pounds.
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing or pulling.
  • Cleaning of sharp knives and tools, working around hot equipment and liquids, stoves, etc.
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts including, days, evening, weekends and holidays.
  • High regard for Health and Safety for self and others


Benefits of Working at Taboo Muskoka

·      $1 per hour bonus for completing your contract
·      $500 for referring fellow team members and earn $ for bringing in business

·      Complimentary 2-night stay (off season)

·      Complimentary use of resort amenities including trails, bikes, beach, pools, tennis, golf, gym

·      Staff housing available (located in town of Gravenhurst – short 7kms or 5 mins from the resort)

·      Shuttle services to and from staff housing and the resort

·      50% rebate on housing costs upon completion of your contract

·      Potential room for career advancement

·      Staff (and friends and family) discounts on meals, rooms, merchandise and golf

·      Staff appreciation events and activities

·      Employee recognition program

·      Employee Wellness Program


Taboo Muskoka is committed to providing a fair and equitable work environment and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. As per the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Taboo Muskoka will accommodate the needs of applicants with disabilities throughout all stages of the selection process. If you need accommodation during the recruitment process, please advise Human Resources.

Please be aware that Taboo Muskoka has a mandatory vaccination policy in effect for all employees. 

To be eligible to apply for this position you must be legally entitled to work in Canada. We are not accepting International applicants without a valid work permit. We thank all applicants for their interest. Only successful candidates will be contacted.