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HELP WANTED CATALINA GENERAL OPERATIONS MAINTENANCE WORKER - FULL TIME Full Time General Operations Main{enance Worker to start immediately. The inUividual iS respbnsible for performing a broad range of work in the repair and general maintenance of facilities, buMdings and equipment. Must have a valid Driver's License and be computer proficient. General maintenance includes bulls not limited to plumbing, electrical, carpentry, - masonry, glazier and painting. Bilingual English/Spanish. Must reside On Catalina Island. HOTEL OPPORTUNITIES - PAVILION & ATWATER HOTEL • We have several Full & Part time employment opportunities available. We are seeking enthusiastic, customer service minded individuals who enjoy working in hospitality. GUEST SERVICES/CONCIERGE (Full-time) Will be responsible for assisting customers with reservations, travel activities and other general concerns. Will work with resort and tourist attraction software to book reservations, tourist activities, and generate various reports. Must be proficient with corn puters and software programs for resorts and have basic knowledge of Microsoft Office programs. Responsible for overseeing Food & Beverage for the Pavilion Hotel. Requires excellent customer service skills and good communication skills. Two years 3revious work experience in a luxury resort desired. HOUSEKEEPERS (Full-time) Wil! be responsible for general cleaning and maintaining inventory supplies for guest rooms. Maintain hotel procedures for room preparedness and ensure timely completion of rooms. Requires excellent customer service skills and good communication skills. HOTEL BELLMAN (Part-time) Will be responsible for assisting guests with luggage transportation and maintaining checkroom• Will )erform ~3ustodial duties to maintain hotel grounds, lobby, restrooms and light maintenance for hotel rooms as needed. Requires excellent qustomer service skills and good communication skills, ISLAND COMPANY AVALI)N GRILLE • BARTENDER SUPERVISOR We are seeking an enthusiastic, customer service oriented individual to oversee all operations of the bar at Avalon Grille. This individual will assist with inventory management, training and supervising new hires as well as prepare and serve beverages. Preferable: Individuals with a Bartender's Certificate and a hospitality degree or 2 years experience in an upscale restaurant or hotel. Previous SuperviSory e~(perience an asset as well as Serve Safe certification: This is a fast paced environment and we are seeking someone who takes pride in creating a positive memorable guest experience. SERVERS Servers needed to create the ultimate guest experience. Greet guests with a positive, friendly attitude and engage in conversations as appropriate. Provide information about menu items, specials, promotions. Answer questions regarding food and drinks. Deliver food in a timely manner. Monitor and observe guests dining experience to ensure guests are satisfied with food and servm6. BARTENDERS Bartenders needed to prepare and serve drinks to bar and restaurant guests. Bartender certification a plus! Responsible for preparing beverage products and providing high-quality service to guests. Assist fellow co-workers in delivering beverages and service to guests. Maintain bar in neat and organized manner and assist with inventory and restocking bar items. Support special events and promotions to enhance sales. HOSTESSES Hostesses needed to welcome guests as they arrive the restaurant; Wil interact with guests as they exit the restaurant to ensure they had an enjoyable experience. Will mbnitor open dining sections for available tables, estimate wait times and seat guests. Make sure guests are comfortable while waiting to be seated and keep them informed of the Wait status. Will be responsible for answering phones and booking reservations. The hostess is a personal representation of the Service and overall hospitality of the staff, so it is important to be customer service oriented and have a positive ~attitude. RESTAURANT OPENINGS" - AVALON GRILLE & BEN'S BAKERY BUSSERS We have many exciting Full & Part Bussers needed for set-u p and time job opportunities for individuals clearing of dining tables in the who are friendly, outgoing and restaurant. Will be responsible enjoy working with customers, for setting the tables with dining We are seeking team oriented, ware and clearing and re-setting positive attituc~ e individuals who tables when guests are finished enjoy creating the ultimate dining with courses. Will assist servers as experience for guests. Great needed. interpersonal customer service skills and excellent communication skills FOODRUNNER are required. Food Runners needed to assist servers by delivering food orders from the kitchen to the table. Provide water and other items to the customers as req uested. Will assist servers as needed. BEN'S BAKERY DRIVER Full and Part Time positions available. Individual will be responsible for transportation of products, supplies, materials and equipment to and from establishments. Must be a minimum of 16 years of age and possess a valid Driver's License and be able to work in fast-paced environment. COUNTER ATTENDANT (Part-time) We are seeking a Part time Counter Attendant for both opening and closing shifts - flexibility appreciated. This position will primarily work at Ben's Bakery. Will be responsible for assisting customers with food and drink orders and handling purchase transactions as well as assisting customers with menu choices and answer questions as needed. Limited housing available. CULINARY - AVALON GRILLE & DESCANSO BEACH CLUB We own and operate restaurants. baker/(culinary) and have banquet service for special evenrs. We are seeking reliable, service oriented individuals Who enjoy working in hospitality and are interested in a unique experience on a beautiful island. We have full time and part time positions available. Previeus experience in a fast paced environment is helpful. COOKS & PASTRY COOKS- Sign-on Bonus Up To $750.00 These positions are needed at all levels of experience - Entry- Level (0-1 year), Mid-Level (1-3 years) and Advanced (3-5 years). Responsible for preparation of all food items according to recipes. Work closely with Sous Chef to ensure consistency in preparing menu items. Prepare food items for specific stations in a timely manner. Adhere to health and safety standards and follow procedures to control waste and spoilage. Must have County Food Handlers Card and a valid Driver's License. KITCHEN STEWARDS The Kitchen Steward is responsible for cleanliness and maintenance of our kitchen operations. Duties include: washing dishes, cleaning cooking equipment and ensuring Lhe surrounding work areas such as floors, walls and counter tops are sanitized. Also responsible for checking kitchen equipment to ensure it is in gooc~ working condition. Must have a valid Driver's License. Catalina Island Company offers a competitive benefits package for full-time positions, including medical, dental vision, vacation, 401k. We offer an excellent Employee Discount Program offered for all positions. If you enjoy working in hospitality, have good interpersonal skills and want to work for a dynamic growing company, please apply on-line at or email resume to Apply in person at: 150 Metropole Avenue, Avalon, Ca 90704 (Human • Resources Department) D-643 510-2882 I CA 90704 SOUTHERN CAEIFORNIA - EDISON" An EDISON lN'l~RHA7710NAI,® Compan)" Stage .1 Mandatory Water Conservation and Rationing Update -April 2017 California's severe drought resulted in a reduced water supply in Catalina's Middle Ranch Reservoir. Fortunately, winter storms have provided some welcome relief. Based on water levels in the reservoir, Southern California Edison (SCE) received authorization from the California Public Utilities Commission to deactivate Stage 3 Mandatory Water Conservation and Rationing, which is triggered When the reservoir falls below 200 acre feet, and return to Stage 1 Mandatory Conservation. Stage 1 was activated on March 7, 2017. Customers are no onger subject to daily allotments, but S~age 1 does have restrictions on the use of water fit for drinking. Island residents, who already had some of the best water use practices in the state, have been effective in reducing our water use. Please continue to use water wisely during Stage 1 Mandatory Conservation. April Water Usa Counts 85,000: , 30.00 7s,000 - - Status and Stage 1 Results • As of May 4, 2017 the Middle Ranch Reservoir water level was 657 acre feet • In April, 2017 water use declined 43 percent even with a 29 percent increase in visitors to the sland: 16 acre feet of water was used compared to 28 acre feet in April, 2013 For More Information • Commercial and residential customers can call 1-800-367-8851. For dedicated Catalina Island customer support call Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. • To report potential water use violations• call 1-800-367-8851. • Visit SCE's web page for Catalina Island customers at • For water conservation tips, visit Save Our Water's website at CNS-3010547# I May 5 through May 25 Shows Nightly at 7:30 Rated PG-13 Admission:Adult $15.00 Senior & Child $13.00 Every Tuesday $10.00 Admission For More Information Call 310-510-0179 Heavy marijuana dl u use during adolescence has been associated with poor school performance, higher drop-out rates, increased welfare dependance, & greater unemployment. Sponsored by Catalina CHOICES Inc. - Source: Marijuana & the Deve oping Brain by K. Weir, 2015 10 ; Friday, May 19, 2017 THE CATALINA ISLANDER