Black Hole Bistro Server

The Black Hole Bistro at Perimeter Institute is searching for a reliable part-time server to work morning, afternoon and evening shifts Monday–Sunday. The position entails, but is not limited to; serving of lunches, formal dinners and special events.

The Black Hole Bistro is a private retreat located inside Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics which operates for resident scientists, visiting researchers and conference and workshop guests who, quite often, continue their discussions and collaborations over a fine meal.

Various fields of study at the Institute are based on the study of black holes and, consequently, it was a fitting name and unanimous hit. The Bistro began operation on January 7, 2005 and has, since then, become a social hub of the Institute. It provides a comfortable getaway from research offices and serves as a focal point for entertaining all manner of guests.

Bistro staff welcome many of the world’s greatest scientific minds to the tables. Cuisine is structured around fresh local produce and adapted to fit an international palate. Classic recipes are updated with contemporary ingredients and inspiration.

The successful applicant will be a self-motivated individual, with a focus on excellent customer service and a willingness to learn and refine new skills. Experience working in an upscale restaurant atmosphere is an asset.

If you desire a professional, dynamic and challenging atmosphere where you will be given recognition for the outstanding effort you provide, please email awoods@perimeterinstitute.ca with your resume and cover letter including your availability addressed to Dan Lynch, Bistro Manager for further consideration.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority. Perimeter Institute encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, native peoples and persons with disabilities. Applicants who require special accommodation in order to complete their application/interview are encouraged to contact peopleandculture@perimeterinstitute.ca for assistance.