Employment

Thanks for stopping in to learn more about working with Drake! With a longstanding commitment to visual + performance arts, community engagement and practicing the art of hospitality, our success is made possible by our exceptional team of employees- many of whom have been here since we opened Drake in 2004. The Drake Hotel continues to provide one of Canada's most unique and sought after hotel and culinary experiences and we're committed to providing our employees with the same exceptional employment experience. If you've visited us as a guest, you've seen that we're more than a place to eat, sleep and dance. As an employee you'll quickly see that Drake is more than just a place to work, it's the place to live, play, give, learn and grow.

Our employees are offered opportunities for growth in a spirited work environment, where business, community, culture and ingenuity all intersect. We provide an amazing platform for hospitality professionals to build a dynamic and rewarding career with us. Take a look through our page to find out what our employees are up to and how we bring our Drake values to life each day through our work and beyond.

Life@Drake

  • Our People

    From seasonal parties, to staff profiles, peek into the life of Drake people on our Blog.
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  • Drake Life

    Drake's employment culture is focused on supporting our staff to build long term and rewarding careers. We believe that the best way to do this is to have fun and take time to celebrate achievements! As a member of our team you'll quickly see that The Drake Hotel is more than just a place to work. It is a place for our staff to live, play, give, learn and grow.
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  • Benefits

    The Drake Hotel is committed to providing valuable health programs designed to meet your needs and promote wellness for you and your family. We're proud to offer a variety of competitive medical and dental benefits programs to both salaried and hourly employees. We take good care of all our employees by providing discounts on our food, beverage and Drake General Store merchandise- just to name a few.

Current Opportunities

  • Front of House

    As one of the first faces our guests see when they arrive at Drake, we're looking for high energy, enthusiastic hospitality professionals to be part of our Front of House team providing world-class service to our guests. Positions include Guest Service Agents, Hosts, Servers, Food Runners, Bussers, Security, F+B Management and more. Click here for current opportunities.

  • Back of House

    Our behind the scenes team keeps the building running smoothly, looking great and operating like a world-class facility. We're looking for energetic, positive team players to join our small Housekeeping, Facilities and Kitchen teams. Click here for current opportunities.

  • Drake General Store

    The Drake General Store continues Drake's mandate for providing a community based hotbed for culture, an energetic hub for visual and performance art, dining, hospitality and, now, treasure hunting. If you're design savvy, up to date with current trends, comfortable with books, clothes, jewellery, and most importantly, people, we are looking for you to join our team of Sales Associates. Click here for current opportunities.

  • Drake Headquarters

    We're expanding our brand within the city and beyond! Drake's growth also means the rise of a number of exciting and visionary projects. Our Marketing, IT, Finance, Human Resources and Corporate Development teams are the brains behind these strategic initiatives. Click here for current opportunities.