Employment

Looking to Join our Mountain Crew?

Spirit Mountain is now hiring for all summer season positions! We have many opportunities for full-time and part-time work during the winter season.   

Complete an application and we will reach out to set up an in-person interview

Employee Perks:

  • Fun & Safe Work Environment
  • Full & Part-Time Positions
  • Inside & Outside Positions
  • Flexible Scheduling 
  • NEW*****$1 Year-Round Season Pass that includes- Alpine, Nordic, Tubing, and Mountain Biking 
  • Super Discounted Season Pass for Dependants
  • Monthly Perk tickets to share with friends/family
  • Food Discounts and Beverage Discounts
  • Referral Program for Returning Employees

Open Positions


Action Sports Positions:

Snow Sports Instructor:

Minimum age 16 – We will train!! If you are under 16 we also have a junior instructor position and limited paid positions

We will Train!!! Instructors share their passion of snow sports with our eager lesson participants. We pride ourselves on providing quality learning experiences and our goal is to always create memories! Instructors also help out all over our mountain educating skiers and boarders about safe and fun activities while being ambassadors for the hill. We are seeking energetic and outgoing people who have the ability to teach others. No previous instructing experience, no problem.  All canadates will be put through our in-house instructor training program to gain the skills to be an instructor on the hill. While some skiing or snowboarding experience is necessary it is not always necessary to have advanced skills. Skiers and snowboarders are encouraged to apply. For Instructor positions, an on-snow interview will supplement the hiring process.

Action Sports Desk Coordinator:

Minimum age 18– We will train

Action Sports Desk Coordinators are the brains behind the operation in the Snow Sports Department. These friendly and helpful people help lesson participants determine which lesson programs are a good fit for them and also assign instructors to lesson groups. Organization and a helpful attitude are appreciated. Experience with answering phones, emails, and using computers to process sales transactions and reservations is also a plus. General knowledge of skiing and boarding along with some on hill experience is a must.  All desk coordinators will also be expected to go through our on snow instructor training.

Volunteer Instructor—- We will Train

Minimum age 13

Our team of volunteer instructors is a group of passionate and motivated people who wish to share their love of winter recreation with their community! Volunteer instructors are a critical component of our school lesson programs and is a great opportunity for parents, retirees, and anyone interested in volunteering to make their community a more active and engaged place while creating unforgettable memories for kids and adults alike.

Volunteers earn season passes for themselves, their families and friends, as well as many other fantastic perks based on number of volunteer hours worked. 

Looking for winter positions!!!
For more info and questions, email: tess@spiritmt.com


Marketing Positions:

Marketing and social media interns

Part time positions in the marketing department helping with media capture, marketing, events. Email tess@spiritmt.com 


Mountain Operations Positions:

Outdoor Operations Attendant- Lift and Snow Tubing Attendant

Minimum age 18+

Working under supervision; this position requires excellent guest service, effective communication with guests & fellow employees and instrumental involvement with inside and outside work within several departments at our recreation area.  Work may include but is not limited to; lift operations, Adventure Park operations and an overall commitment to working as a team within our recreation facility.

Snowmakers

Minimum age 18


Indoor Operations Positions:

 Guest Experience:  

Guest service team members are a highly personable and helpful crew that help provide a positive guest experience for everyone who comes through our doors.  These team members do everything from answering phones to directing guests to where they need to go. Organization and a helpful attitude are appreciated. Experience with answering phones, emails, and using computers to process sales transactions and reservations is also a plus. Helpful and outgoing people with positive attitudes are encouraged to apply! Providing exceptional guest service is our goal! Day shifts and evening shifts are available as well as weekend shifts. Seasonal work available with the possibility  to move into a full time year round positions available.

Tickets:

Minimum age 16

The tickets and guest service team are the highly personable and helpful crew who sell tickets, sell rentals, and process season pass transactions for our guests. Helpful and outgoing people are encouraged to apply! Previous experience with processing sales transactions and using a computer-based point of sale system are helpful but not required. Providing exceptional guest service is our goal! Day shifts and evening shifts are available as well as weekend shifts. 

Rental Technician:

Minimum age 16

Rental technicians assist our guests in obtaining rental skis and snowboards and properly fitting and adjusting the equipment! We encourage those with strong guest service skills, attention to details and familiarity with basic hand-tools to apply. Experience is not required, although familiarity with skis, snowboards and their binding systems is helpful. We provide all necessary training for rental technician certifications. Day shifts and evening shifts are available as well as weekend shifts.

Vault Sales Auditor

Minimum Age 18

We have a part time, seasonal position open as a Vault Sales Auditor.  This position will audit daily business at the Skyline Chalet and Grand Avenue Chalet in a timely manner.  Accurately prepare deposits and assist supervisor with data entry. This is an hourly, seasonal position that works November through March.  

Housekeeping:

Minimum age 18

Our overnight housekeeping crew keeps our facilities looking sharp and ready for the next day of operations. The overnight housekeeping crew uses a variety of janitorial tools and supplies to efficiently clean restrooms and public areas within our buildings. This crew works primarily overnight and an ability to work independently is important. Attention to detail and ability to communicate effectively is helpful.


Food and Beverage Positions and Wedding/Banquest positions:

Cook:

Minimum age 16

The back-of-house staff prepares menu items in several of our food outlets and works closely with the serving staff and bartenders to prepare the orders for our guests to enjoy. Cooks work to bring the menu items to life and provide a quality food option for our visitors. Kitchen experience in the commercial setting is appreciated.

Security Guard

As a security guard, you will play an important role in safeguarding Spirit Mountain’s guests, employees, and property. You will be responsible for providing security at weddings, events, and throughout the facility as directed. Security guards monitor events, functions, and also patrol outlying areas such as the Campground, parking lots, storage buildings, and other portions of Spirit Mountain property as directed. During events, security guards are also responsible for making sure state drug and alcohol laws are followed by our guests and employees. Security guards are in constant contact with our guests and staff and must be courteous and willing to assist as needed. Shifts for this position are based on calendared events, and work schedules are heavily focused on weekends and evenings. 


Volunteer Positions

Now Looking for Summer Volunteers. Earn an individual or family pass!

Action Sports Volunteer:

Minimum age 18

Our team of Action Sports Volunteers is a group of passionate and motivated people who wish to share their love of winter recreation with their community! Volunteers are a critical component of many of our programs and is a great opportunity for parents, retirees, and anyone interested in volunteering to make their community a more active and engaged place while creating unforgettable memories for kids and adults alike.  Indoor and outdoor options are available in summer or winter. Summer volunteers can help in many areas including: guest service, events, camps, ticket checking, trails, parking, and more!  

Volunteers earn season passes for themselves, their families, and friends, as well as many other fantastic perks based on a number of volunteer hours worked. Summer Volunteers can use thier hours towards winter passes. To learn more and to apply send an email to actionsports@spiritmt.com

Junior Coach/Counselor

Volunteer, Minimum age 13

Our junior instructors fill a volunteer role to support the programs in Action Sports.  In return, they gain real-world experience to build confidence and learn what it means to be an instructor.  Training is offered to give all junior instructors a correct path to become a paid instructors if desired, meet the age requirement, and are approved to take that next step.

Junior Instructors commit to a schedule for the summer volunteer opportunities are with our summer adventure camps and mtb camps. To learn more and to apply send an email to actionsports@spiritmt.com

Volunteer Patrol

Our volunteer ski and bike patrol provides a high level of first aid and emergency care to our guests visiting our hill while educating the biking public on safe behaviors while on the hill. Patrol staff attends annual training for Outdoor Emergency Care and additional training for various emergency situations. Our patrols are members of the National Ski Patrol and receive many benefits for themselves and their families. To learn more and to apply, visit the Spirit Mountain Patrol website.

Attention Employers:  employment verification requests, must be faxed to 218-624-0213. 
Allow 48 hours for processing. 

Spirit Mountain Recreation Area (SMRA) is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed to providing equal opportunity in employment for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, veteran status, sex, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, age, and/or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. 

For questions, email: Jhoffman@spiritmt.com

Season Pass Pickup will take place at the Skyline Chalet from 12:00p-6:30p Wed-Fri 11/3-12/2 and 12/7-12/9. You can also pick up your pass 9:30a-4p Sat and Sun during operations. Please help expedite the process and save time in line by entering your data and signing required waivers online for yourself and your family; a description of how to do this was emailed to pass holders. We will be open again Sat/Sun 12/3-12/4 from 10a-5p. Regular season hours update will be All skier services will be located at the Skyline Chalet. Stay tuned for an update on regular season hours.