2015/2016 Winter Hiring Information

Thank you for your interest in working with Spirit Mountain. There are a variety of positions available here at Spirit Mountain and all positions come with great benefits too!  Click on the link below to complete and submit your application.   If you worked with us during the 2014/2015 you do not need to complete the application.  Be on the look out for information coming from Human Resources soon.

Position Minimum Age Starting Wage
Lift Operators:  As a lift attendant, you will play an important role in the daily operations.  The primary role of this position is for the safe uphill transport of all skiing and snowboarding guests.  This involves directly assisting customers as they load and unload the lifts and carpet lifts.  Additionally, you will be an ambassador for Spirit Mountain.  Lift Operators are in constant contact with our guests and must be friendly and helpful when greeting and assisting them.  Lift attendants work outside in all types of weather. 18  $9
Adventure Park (includes snow tubing):  Outdoor family fun is the best description for our Adventure Park.   Our Attendants help to provide the best  experience possible for our guests while maintaining safety as the number one priority.  Stations may include: Helping customers obtain/return snow tube, assisting customers loading and unloading tubing or coaster, facilitating guests in the tubing lanes, providing assistance with Alpine Coaster. 18  $9
Tickets & Guest Services:  We encourage anyone with a friendly, outgoing personality to consider working in the tickets & guest services.  It’s a great opportunity to hone your customer service skills.  These positions allow you to work one-on-one with the customer, selling lift tickets/rentals/lessons and answering questions they may have. You may also perform various duties such as: pass sales, handling customer inquiries in person & on the phone, answering e-mails, and group sales.  Our ticket & guest service staff are among the first at the ski area to greet our guests and provide a positive impression.  They possess a helpful, enthusiastic personality and the ability to accurately account for their financial exchanges. 18  $9
Rental Department:  The Rental Department is a fun atmosphere that presents the opportunity to directly influence the customer experience.  By working with a team of friends and co-workers, you perform a variety of tasks from fitting boots to tuning skis and snowboards.  The Rental Department can experience both bustling and quieter times that keep variation in day to day operations. 16  $9
Snow Sports Instructor (skiing and snowboarding):  Safety, fun and learning are the key principles for our Ski and Snowboard Instructors.  The Snow Sports Staff has the opportunity to share their love of skiing and snowboarding with the guests at Spirit Mountain.  Our Ski and Snowboard Instructors strive to provide a positive, learning atmosphere for guests of various ages and abilities. Instructors are to be friendly, courteous, and guest service oriented. On-snow assessments for Snow Sports School Staff will take place once our season begins. They are responsible for the experience of group participants while skiing/riding.  In order for this experience to be the best possible, instructors must actively ensure; safety is paramount at all times, technical assistance is sound and personalized to the client/s, genuine rapport with the client/s is established, each lesson is personalized and professional and an infectious passion for the sport is portrayed. 15  $9
Snow Sports Desk:  We encourage anyone with a friendly, outgoing personality to consider working at the Snow Sports Desk.  A prior knowledge and passion for skiing and snowboarding is a plus, but not required.  A great opportunity to hone your customer service skills.  This position allow you to work one-on-one with the customer, selling lift tickets/rentals/lessons and answering questions they may have.  They possess a helpful, enthusiastic personality and the ability to accurately account for their financial exchanges. 18  $9
Race Department:  If you enjoy the faster side of skiing…consider a position on our Race Department.  This position allows for one-on-one guest service interactions while utilizing ski racing timing equipment and more. 18  $9
Bartender:  Ensures smooth, efficient and sanitary bar operations, as well as cash handling and providing change for the servers. S/he must be knowledgable in the preparation of various alcoholic beverages including mixed drinks, wine, and beer.  This position involves all locations for bartenders at Spirit Mountain; The Moosehead Saloon, Riverside Bar & Grill, Private Banquets & Special Events. 21 $9
Server:  Responsible for taking food and beverage orders from guests, and entering orders in our point-of-sale system which relays orders to the kitchen and bar. You will deliver food and beverages from the kitchen and bar to guests in a timely matter, maintain clean service areas, and perform other duties as assigned. Positions include for Moosehead Saloon, Riverside Bar & Grill, Private Parties and Special Events. 21  $9
Cafe Worker:  The Cafe Worker at Spirit Mountain works in  all food outlets at the resort.  We prepare and serve a variety of hot and cold foods covering Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and of course any snacks for in between!  The friendly staff also helps to maintain lodge cleanliness, greets customers, and are often the very first interaction our guests have at Spirit Mountain. 16  $9
Dishwasher/Busser:  This position assists with clearing of tables in the Moosehead Saloon & Riverside Bar & Grill.  Loading/Unloading of Dishwasher, sorting and stacking plates, bowls, etc.  Vital position at Spirit Mountain in maintaining cleanliness and sanitation. 16  $9
Cook: Responsible for basic food preparation tasks, such as cutting, cleaning, peeling, slicing, chopping, measuring and mixing ingredients, etc. Use basic cooking skills to work on a line or in a cooking station, such as the broiler, fryer, oven and grill.  May be responsible for loading and unloading food product to remote meal sites for preparation. 18  $9
Snowmakers:  seasonal position that involves making snow using the Spirit Mountain snowmaking system.  Snowmakers work outdoors in a variety of weather. The Snowmaker is responsible for learning snowmaking logistics and be able to safely operate snowmaking equipment in adverse conditions at all hours of the day.  This person will also be responsible for safely operating a snowmobile, learn proper snow gun procedures. 18  $9
Facility Coordinator 18 DOE
Vault Supervisor/Payroll Administrator 18 DOE
Some positions wage rate is dependent upon age and 
certification level.  The starting wage listed above is 
based upon the age of 18 and no certification levels.  

Employee Perks:  as a member of the Spirit Mountain Team, you receive some great PERKS!

  • Deeply, discounted season pass….so discounted that it is almost FREE!
  • 30% Food & Beverage Discount
  • Exclusive discounts in Mountain Top Shop
  • Learn to Ski & Snowboard Employee Days
  • Employee Perk tickets for skiing, snowboarding, tubing & coaster

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To work at Spirit Mountain, you must have proof that you can legally work in the United States.  Spirit Mountain Recreation Area is an equal opportunity employer.