Sun Valley Resort offers a wide range of seasonal, part-time and full-time employment positions across our mountain, retail, food & beverage, recreation and administrative locations. Join our team in this beautiful year-round mountain location and take advantage of our benefits and numerous winter and summer recreation opportunities!
Winter Lift Operator
Sun Valley, ID
Interested in spending a winter in the mountains?
Would you like to meet athletic outgoing individuals like yourself?
The Sun Valley LIFT OPERATOR is responsible for the safe loading and unloading of guests of all ages and abilities that are using our chairlifts. As a member of the lift department team, the lift operator will provide exceptional service for our guests during their visit.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Follow company/department safety policies and procedures.
Able to work independently or in a small group to accomplish daily job related tasks.
Complete pre-operational procedures and inspections.
Assist in snow removal, daily set up and routine maintenance of work areas.
Anticipate guest’s needs and provide service above and beyond guest expectations.
Remain alert for guests improperly loading and unloading the ski lifts.
Assist with completing lift closing procedures.
Work with all mountain departments respectfully in assisting and resolving issues that could arise during the operations.
18 years or older, high school diploma or equivalent
Able to read, write, speak and understand English
Able to lift up to 50 pounds, Able to work outside in all weather conditions
Skiing/Snowboarding a plus but not required
Completion of Sun Valley lift department / lift operator training
Have the ability to work weekends, holidays, and early mornings (6:00 a.m.)