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Kalaloch Lodge

157151 U.S. 101
Forks, WA 98331

Géré par Delaware North

Temps plein

The Opportunity 

Delaware North Parks and Resorts is hiring a seasonalHost to join our team at Kalaloch Lodge in Forks, Washington. As a Host, you will be responsible for welcoming guests and managing the host station.  

If you want a job at the world’s most storied national parks, hotels, or resorts, feed your sense of wonder while creating memorable experiences for our guests; apply now.


Please note this is a tipped position, the hourly minimum pay listed doesn’t include any potential tipped earnings.

$16.28 - $16.28 / hourInformation on our comprehensive benefits package can be found at

Life at Olympic National Park

Every day can be an adventure when you live and work in Olympic National Park. Get ready for an experience like no other with pristine beaches, mist-covered rainforests, snow-capped mountains, and hidden lakes to explore.

  • Shared low cost housing available for $65/ week including wi-fi and all utilities
  • Housing includes communal living area with TV and a kitchen for shared use
  • Lots to explore on the Olympic peninsula with outdoor activities including hiking and whale watching

Perks at Kalaloch Lodge

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance*
  • 401k with company match*
  • Paid vacation days and holidays*
  • Paid parental bonding leave*
  • Tuition or professional certification reimbursement*
  • Weekly pay
  • Free shift meal
  • Employee discounts - 30% off food, beverage, and retail items
  • $10/ day commuter bonus for commutes 25+ miles
  • Referral bonus – earn $200 for each eligible referral
  • Training and development with opportunities for internal mobility and growth including the chance to work at our other locations nationwide

*Available for eligible year-round team members


  • Review floor plan and reservation book daily to create seating charts
  • Seat guests and maintain control of wait times
  • Inspect dining and serving areas to ensure cleanliness and proper setup
  • Speak with guests to ensure satisfaction with food and service, respond to complaints, and thank guests as they are leaving
  • Answer restaurant telephone line during assigned hours of operation


  • Prior experience in a guest service environment preferred
  • Ability to maintain a high energy level in a fast paced environment and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to effectively communicate with guests and team members
  • No high school diploma or GED required

Physical Requirements 

  • Ability to remain on feet for entire length of shift
  • Ability to maneuver between tables and around corners
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 35 pounds

Shift Details 

Day shiftHolidaysEvery weekend8 hour shift

Who We Are 

Kalaloch Lodge is located in Olympic National Park, steps from coast with nearby natural attractions including The Hoh Rainforest and Sol Duc Hot Springs. We offer our associates team members a free shift meal plus a free bus pass or a commute bonus for journeys over 30 miles one way.

At Delaware North, you’ll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it’s in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there’s no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.

Publié Le 5 Avril 2024

Kalaloch Lodge

Delaware North has operated the lodging and food and beverage services at Kalaloch Lodge since 2012.  Set high on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Kalaloch Lodge is a classic seaside retreat with full access to the pristine wilderness and recreation of Olympic National Park.