Drake Hotel

We pride ourselves in providing strong leadership and development opportunities for passionate hospitality professionals who are looking to build rewarding, long-term careers. The Drake offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, employee discounts, training + development support and many other unique perks as a part of working the Drake team. Join our team and share in our future.


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We thank all applicants for your interest in working with The Drake, however, due to the high level of interest in each of our postings, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. We respectfully request no TELEPHONE, EMAIL or IN PERSON inquiries.

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

  • HOST

    The Drake Hotel, an anchor of West Queen West and an original boutique hotel concept, has helped to transform Toronto’s cultural map. After 11 years of acknowledged success, the Drake is experiencing an exciting phase of growth and is currently seeking a part or full time a HOST to join our dynamic Front of House team.

    As a HOST, you will be responsible for working with the host team to maximize service revenues by accommodating guests, reservations + walk-ins in a strategic manner. As an ambassador of the Drake Hotel, you are expected to greet all guests with enthusiasm, be well informed in all aspects of our offerings, and provide our guests a world class experience.

    REQUIREMENTS:
    1-2 years HOST experience in a similar fast paced environment
    OpenTable experience
    Excellent communication skills
    Experience using reservation systems
    Outgoing, confident + positive attitude
    Strong attention to detail + time management skills
    Available evenings and weekends

    Drake offers competitive pay, employee discounts on F+B offering and Drake General Store products, benefits, training programs and other unique perks, as part of joining out team. If you are seeking a challenging, fun and great learning environment, The Drake Hotel is ideal for you.

    If you are interested in this opportunity please send your resume and cover letter by EMAIL ONLY to jobs@thedrakehotel.ca please list "HOST” in your subject line.Or you can click the "Click To Apply" button below to submit your application via our website. Interviews commencing ASAP.

    We sincerely appreciate your interest in this exciting role with Drake Hotel Properties, however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
    WE RESPECTFULLY REQUEST NO TELEPHONE, EMAIL OR IN PERSON INQUIRIES.

    For more information about us, please visit our website at: www.thedrakehotel.ca. Want to keep up with What’s On @ Drake? Sign up for our E-AKE Newsletter: http://www.thedrakehotel.ca/eake/ or follow us on Twitter @thedrakehotel



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  • DAY COOK

    The Drake Hotel, an anchor of West Queen West and an original boutique hotel concept, has helped to transform Toronto’s cultural map. After 10 years of acknowledged success, the Drake is experiencing an exciting phase of growth and is currently seeking an experienced DAY TIME COOK to join our dynamic kitchen team. This position offers the opportunity to work with a fantastic culinary team. The role is committed to providing exceptional quality and service to our guests.

    Requirements:
    - Must have a minimum of 2 years experience in a very fast paced environment
    - Must be disciplined and have respect for colleagues
    - Culinary diploma is preferred

    Drake offers competitive pay, employee discounts on F+B offering and Drake General Store products, benefits, training programs and other unique perks, as part of joining out team. If you are seeking a challenging, fun and great learning environment, The Drake Hotel is ideal for you.

    If are seeking a challenging, fun and great learning environment, the Drake Hotel is ideal for you.

    To be considered for this opportunity please send your most recent resume and a cover letter to jobs@thedrakehotel.ca with the subject line: "DAY COOK".

    Join a great team with potential for growth and career development. Interviews commencing ASAP.

    We thank all applicants for your interest in working with Drake, however, due to the high level of interest in each of our postings only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. We respectfully request no TELEPHONE, EMAIL or IN PERSON inquiries.



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  • PUBLIC SPACES ATTENDANT

    The Drake Hotel, an anchor of West Queen West and an original boutique hotel concept, has helped to transform Toronto’s cultural map. After 11 years of acknowledged success, the Drake is experiencing an exciting phase of growth and is currently seeking a part-time PUBLIC SPACES ATTENDANT to join our dynamic team of room attendant's. Acknowledged as ‘One of the Top 500 Hotels in the World’ by Travel + Leisure Magazine, we are clearly more than just a place to eat and sleep; we are a hotbed for culture.

    We are looking for a guest focused, hardworking, professional, flexible and positive individual who doesn't mind getting their hands dirty to take pride in the beauty and upkeep of our hotel and public spaces.

    Requirements:
    - Available and flexible to work days, evenings and weekends; approximately 15-20 hours per week
    - The ideal candidate has a minimum of 1 year Housekeeping/ janitorial experience in a fast paced hotel environment; boutique hotel property is asset
    - Strong eye for detail
    - Positive and energetic individual with a "can-do" attitude
    - Must be comfortable with light to moderate lifting and cleaning duties
    - Supervisory experience is an asset, but not a requirement of the role
    - Provide guest assistance, directions, and information as requested

    Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    - Property/common space cleaning: Assure cleanliness of guest floor corridors, foyers, stairwells, and public vending areas, and assists room attendants in order to maintain The Drake Hotel’s high standards of quality
    - Other duties as assigned such as assisting room attendants when requested with in room cleaning service

    Drake offers competitive pay, employee discounts on F+B offering and Drake General Store products, benefits, training programs and other unique perks, as part of joining out team. If you are seeking a challenging, fun and great learning environment, The Drake Hotel is ideal for you.

    If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity please send your most recent resume and a cover letter to jobs@thedrakehotel.ca with the subject line: "PUBLIC SPACES”, with interviews commencing as soon as possible. Or you can click the "Click To Apply" button below to submit your application via our website.

    We thank all applicants for your interest in working with Drake, however, due to the high level of interest in each of our postings only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. We respectfully request no TELEPHONE, EMAIL or IN PERSON inquiries.



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  • FOOD RUNNER

    The Drake Hotel, an anchor of West Queen West and an original boutique hotel concept, has helped to transform Toronto's cultural map. After 10 years of acknowledged success, the Drake is experiencing an exciting phase of growth and is currently seeking an eager individual who is looking to further build a career in Food + Beverage Hospitality by joining our dynamic front of house team as a DAY + NIGHT TIME FOOD RUNNER.

    The DAY + NIGHT FOOD RUNNER ensures that all kitchen orders are prepared in a timely manner and according to menu or customer specifications, finalize the presentation of the plate and keeps orders flowing from the kitchen to guests during our busy brunch service.

    REQUIREMENTS:
    - Candidates should have a minimum of 2 year of Expo/Food Running or kitchen experience in a high volume environment.
    - Must be flexible and available to work weekends
    - Must have weekend availability

    Drake offers competitive pay, employee discounts on F+B offering and Drake General Store products, benefits, training programs and other unique perks, as part of joining out team. If you are seeking a challenging, fun and great learning environment, The Drake Hotel is ideal for you.

    If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity please send your resume and a cover letter to jobs@thedrakehotel.ca with the subject line: "FOOD RUNNER". Or you can click the "Click To Apply" button below to submit your application via our website.

    The Drake Hotel is an equal opportunity employer.
    For more information about us, please visit our website at: www.thedrakehotel.ca

    Want to keep up with What’s On @ Drake? Sign up for our E-AKE Newsletter below:
    http://www.thedrakehotel.ca/eake/ or follow us on Twitter @thedrakehotel



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  • NIGHT COOK

    The Drake Hotel, an anchor of West Queen West and an original boutique hotel concept, has helped to transform Toronto’s cultural map. After 10 years of acknowledged success, the Drake is experiencing an exciting phase of growth and is currently seeking a NIGHT COOK to join our dynamic kitchen team. This position offers the opportunity to work with a fantastic culinary team. The role is committed to providing exceptional quality and service to our guests.

    Requirements:
    - Must have a minimum of 2 years experience in a very fast paced environment
    - Must be disciplined and have respect for colleagues
    - Culinary diploma is preferred

    If are seeking a challenging, fun and great learning environment, the Drake Hotel is ideal for you.

    To be considered for this opportunity please send your most recent resume and a cover letter to jobs@thedrakehotel.ca with the subject line: "NIGHT COOK".

    Join a great team with potential for growth and career development. Interviews commencing ASAP.

    We thank all applicants for your interest in working with Drake, however, due to the high level of interest in each of our postings only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. We respectfully request no TELEPHONE, EMAIL or IN PERSON inquiries.



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  • COAT CHECK

    The Drake Hotel, an anchor of West Queen West and an original boutique hotel concept, has helped to transform Toronto's cultural map. We are is currently seeking an outgoing, reliable and positive COAT CHECK to help during TIFF into the winter months.

    Ideal candidate must be organized, independent and must be available Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights are mandatory.

    If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity please send your most recent resume and a cover letter to jobs@thedrakehotel.ca with the subject line: "COAT CHECK". Or you can click the "Click To Apply" button below to submit your application via our website.

    Interviews to commence immediately and ideal candidate can start ASAP.

    We thank all applicants for your interest in working with Drake, however, due to the high level of interest in each of our postings only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. We respectfully request no TELEPHONE, EMAIL or IN PERSON inquiries.



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  • HOUSEKEEPER

    The Drake Hotel, an anchor of West Queen West and an original boutique hotel concept, has helped to transform Toronto’s cultural map. After 11 years of acknowledged success, the Drake is experiencing an exciting phase of growth and is currently seeking a part-time HOUSEKEEPER to join our dynamic team of room attendant's. Acknowledged as ‘One of the Top 500 Hotels in the World’ by Travel + Leisure Magazine, we are clearly more than just a place to eat and sleep; we are a hotbed for culture.

    We are looking for a guest focused, hardworking, professional, flexible and positive individual who doesn't mind getting their hands dirty to take pride in the beauty and upkeep of our hotel rooms.

    Requirements:
    - Available and flexible to work days, evenings and weekends; approximately 20-30 hours per week
    - The ideal candidate has a minimum of 1 year Housekeeping experience in a fast paced hotel environment; boutique hotel property is asset
    - Strong eye for detail
    - Positive and energetic individual with a "can-do" attitude
    - Must be comfortable with light to moderate lifting and cleaning duties
    - Supervisory experience is an asset, but not a requirement of the role.

    Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    - Property/common space cleaning
    - In room cleaning service.

    If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity please send your most recent resume and a cover letter to jobs@thedrakehotel.ca with the subject line: "HOUSEKEEPER”, with interviews commencing as soon as possible. Or you can click the "Click To Apply" button below to submit your application via our website.

    We thank all applicants for your interest in working with Drake, however, due to the high level of interest in each of our postings only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. We respectfully request no TELEPHONE, EMAIL or IN PERSON inquiries.



    Click to Apply