DeGray Lake Resort State Park in Bismarck, Arkansas (30 min south of Hot Springs) seeks a full time Lodge Cook.

If you are interested in this position, please click “Apply for Job” at right and you will be directed to our online application. ONLY online applications will be accepted.

On its own island off the north shore of DeGray Lake, the lodge, convention center and Shoreline Restaurant at DeGray Lake Resort State Park are centrally located within the park and offer guests sweeping views of the lake in a comfortable atmosphere.

The Lodge Cook prepares orders from a menu for individuals and groups, prepares buffets, and assists with ordering supplies. Other duties include training staff and monitoring food preparation and storage for quality, temperature, portion control and appearance, as well as taking an inventory of supplies, checking deliveries, and assisting with the cleanup and daily maintenance of the kitchen area.

Must be able to work varied shifts, including weekends, early mornings, evenings, and holidays. Position offers a full benefit package, including paid holidays, annual and sick leave; health and life insurance; and a retirement pension.


Position # 22092245 Closes 10/18/19

Applicants must meet or exceed the following qualifications: educational equivalent of a high school diploma, plus three years of experience in restaurant or institutional cooking or a related field. 

EOE/AA/ADA – Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


About DeGray Lake Resort State Park

DeGray Lake Resort State Park is Arkansas’s only resort state park. Located near Bismarck, Ark., in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains and nestled along the north shore of 13,800-acre DeGray Lake, one of the region’s five Diamond Lakes known for their crystal clear waters, DeGray offers all the outdoor adventure and quality of an Arkansas State Park combined with resort class amenities at one of the finest lodges in the state. DeGray is a fishing and water sports paradise, a golf resort with an 18-hole championship golf course, the ideal camping spot and one of the best parks for family vacations, getaways, reunions, weddings, business meetings and retreats.