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Lift Operator

Lift Operator

Job ID 
2016-1331
# of Openings 
25
Job Location 
US-MT-Big Sky
Posted Date 
10/11/2016
Category 
Mountain Operations

More information about this job:

Overview:

Are you interested in being an “on snow” employee at the Yellowstone Club, the premier private ski and golf resort in the world? Do you want to work outside this winter season surrounded by spectacular mountains, private powder and a superb team of coworkers?  Lift Operators at the Yellowstone Club are an integral component of our Mountain Operations team and are tasked with the safe and efficient operation of our multi-million dollar ropeways while also providing extraordinary guest services.  Lift Operators are front line employees providing an exceptional experience to our members, guests and other employees, ensuring that they feel welcome, safe, and  confident  riding our lifts .  If you are passionate about your work and like to work hard in a fast, action packed environment we want you on our team!

Lift Operators’ major responsibilities are interactions with the Members and guests, safe operation of chairlift equipment, overseeing the safety of all around the lift equipment, maintaining lift ramp and snow removal, and assisting Members and guest on and off the chairlifts while adhering to Yellowstone Club policies and procedures. Lift Operators’ must work well with others, including coworkers, lift maintenance, lift electrical, ski patrol and outdoor pursuits to ensure efficient operations of our ropeways.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma, GED or vocational training
  • 18 years or older
  • Be able to work weekends and holidays as needed (these are our busiest times)
  • Be able to work outside in inclement weather and adverse conditions
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. consecutively
  • Adhere to early morning start time
  • Ability to ski or ride at an intermediate level
  • Excellent grooming standards

Previous lift operations experience is preferred it is not required, we will conduct preseason training.

Positions start the first week of December and applicants will need to be open to work holidays and weekends till the end of April. Shifts include four consecutive days per week starting at 6:45AM (days worked will be consistent for the entire season) and ending at 5:00PM, with opportunities for overtime.

Available positions are Seasonal, Full-Time, although we will be offering some Seasonal, Part-Time positions. All positions are located in Big Sky, MT. Yellowstone Club offers great benefits including free transportation from Bozeman to the Club upon hire, a complimentary meal each day, and ski days each month for employees to enjoy the mountain.  Plus, you get to work at one of the most incredible places on earth.