Employment Opportunity

Here is more information about the Lift Operator employment opportunity at Sun Peaks Resort.

Job Description: Lift Operator

Department Lift Operations
Employment Type Full Time & Part Time, Seasonal
Reports To Lift Operations Manager & Lift Operations Supervisor
Posting Date January 29, 2014
Closing Date February 12, 2014

Qualifications Required

• Must be outgoing and enjoy working with the public.
• Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
• Willing and able to work outdoors in all weather conditions for a majority of the day.
• Must be able to ski / snowboard, to at least an intermediate level.
• Highly motivated, responsible and have an excellent work ethic.
• Able to complete assigned tasks in a timely manner. 
• Must be able to maintain a calm, professional, friendly manner under periods of stress.
• High level of physical fitness free from injuries.
• Proven ability to show up, be consistent, have a good attitude and act with integrity.

Primary Responsibilities

• Responsible for the safe daily operation of one of the mountain lifts as assigned by the lift supervisor.
• Maintain the appearance of the stations and keeping the load and unload areas up to operational standards throughout the day.
• Ability to think quickly and follow all safety procedures.
• Maintain personal appearance and uniform to the highest standard.
• Assist lift maintenance staff with routine operational checks and start-up.
• Provide lift host relief.
• Ensuring that daily duties are carried out in a timely and proficient manner (i.e. - lift logs).
• Assist ski patrol in lift evacuations.
• Assist in the operation of parking, traffic control, tube park, bungee and ticket checking.

Secondary Responsibilities

• Attend all SPRC sponsored events and training sessions.
• Additional duties as required by the Lift Operations Manager: special events, early season trail maintenance, etc.

Application Process

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