Mount Washington Alpine Resort

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Position: Lift Operator
Department: Lift Operations
Status: Seasonal Winter FT
Posting Date: Aug-15-2020

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Location: Mount Washington Alpine Resort

Employment Type: Seasonal Winter Full Time

Salary: $14.60/hour

Reports to: Lift Operations and Tube Park Manager

Your Opportunity:

Love to ski or snowboard? Looking for a start in the ski industry? Are you a safety-oriented team player? Come join the lift operations team! We are currently hiring Lift Operators for the 20.21 winter season.

Lift Operators play a key role in alpine resort operations. As a Lift Operator, you will be a regular point of contact for guests, providing a positive experience, and exceeding guests’ expectations.

You must be available to work full time including weekends for the full winter season (early December to mid-April), as well as major holidays including Christmas, New Year's Eve, New Year’s Day, and Spring Break.

This is a physical, outdoor position. Most of your time will be spent outside, working in all weather conditions from sunny days to heavy snow to extreme cold. You will be on your feet on varying snow surfaces for most of your shift. You must remain alert and pay close attention to the lift and the guests.


We offer great benefits! Season’s pass, retail discounts, and more. Please see our website for more information:


Required Experience & Qualifications:

As a Lift Operator, you will be:

  • Safety-oriented, energetic, friendly and sociable with a flair for customer service
  • Dependable with a strong work ethic
  • An excellent communicator and team player, yet also able to work alone
  • Physically fit to move, scoop and rake snow; bump chairs, and assist guests when required
  • Passionate for the outdoors and able to work in all weather conditions
  • Able to ski/snowboard or be willing to learn. You will own your own equipment or be willing to buy gear (we offer great staff discounts on gear!). There are limited positions for those who cannot ski or snowboard.

Previous customer service and/or labour experience is an asset but not required.


As a Lift Operator your responsibilities will include:

  • Complying with all company policies and safety procedures
  • Being spatially aware of your surroundings and working in a safe manner
  • Safely operating your assigned lift including daily start-up & shut down procedures, and maintaining loading/unloading ramps
  • Assisting guests, including children, load and unload from ski lifts
  • Validating all guest’s tickets and ensuring no misuse or fraudulent activity
  • Completing tasks on daily checklists such as set up and takedown of mazes, signs, snow removal, ice removal, etc.
  • Reporting on time, alert, fit and ready to work
  • Exhibiting a positive, upbeat attitude
  • Maintaining a high level of customer service and assisting guests in a friendly, courteous, and helpful manner.
  • Maintaining a respectable level of personal appearance and caring for your issued uniform
  • Additional duties as directed by the Lift Operations Supervisors or Lead Hand.

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Optional application method, fill out application and leave it at the Alpine Lodge Administration Office with a resume, or e-mail your resume to Thank you to all that apply, please note only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

If you have any questions, please email us.

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