Employment Opportunity

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

Job Description: Lift Operator

Department Winter Lift Operations
Employment Type Full Time, Seasonal
Reports To Lift Operations Supervisor & Lift Operations Manager
Working Hours Seasonal Operational Hours (November - April)
Posting Date June 12, 2014
Closing Date August 31, 2014

Work, Live, and Play

• Must be outgoing, have a positive attitude and enjoy working with people.
• Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
• Willing and able to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
• Must be able to ski / snowboard, to an intermediate level.
• Highly motivated, honest, responsible and have an excellent work ethic.
• Able to work individually and as part of a team to complete assigned tasks in a safe, timely manner. 
• Must be able to maintain a calm, professional, friendly manner under periods of stress.
• Proven ability to be consistent in attendance, punctuality, and act with integrity.

Your Responsibilities Will Include

• 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 surroundings throughout the day, ensuring load and unload areas up to operational standards as per the Z-98 code.
• Communicate hazards/problems to Supervisors while demonstrating initiative in anticipating and handling routine and emergency procedures safely.
• Maintain personal appearance and uniform in accordance with the Employee Handbook.
• Assist Lift Maintenance staff with routine operational checks and start-up.
• Contributes to a positive team environment.
• Ensure that daily duties are conducted in a safe, timely and proficient manner.
• Assist Ski Patrol in lift evacuations.
• Assist in the operation of Parking, Traffic control, Tube Park, Bungee trampoline and ticket checking.

Ideal Candidates

• 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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