Job Fairs at ski resorts for the 2009/2010 season

Posted By: The Ski Channel on October 10, 2009 2:37 pm

Jobs, jobs, jobs!  Ski Resorts around the country are holding job fairs and they started today.  Take a look and poke around the resort websites, you never know, your dream ski resort job could be a click away!

White Pass Ski Resort, near Mt. Rainier, will held their fair today, Sat., Oct. 10, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the White Pass Day Lodge. The resort currently has openings for food and beverage service; ski and snowboard instruction; lift operations; ticketing; rental services; and custodial/maintenance. If you cannot make the fair, the resort is still taking applications.  Click here for more information.

Mt. Baker Ski Area is still accepting applications for various rental, retail, repair, custodial and instruction positions for the upcoming season. To apply, register at the resort’s site, fill in the general application, list your job preferences and complete the department questionnaire. Deadlines for the applications are Monday, Oct. 12, for rental, retail or repair jobs; Tuesday, Oct. 13, for custodial jobs; and Thursday, Oct. 15, for ski instruction. Interviews will be held a few days after each deadline.

The Summit at Snoqualmie recently posted more than 40 seasonal positions, ranging from instructors to lift operators to human resources personnel. The resort is taking applications online, but is also holding two job fairs at the Summit West headquarters next Saturday, Oct. 17, from noon to 4 p.m., and the following Wednesday, Oct. 21, from 3 to 7 p.m.

Crystal Mountain, a few miles southeast of Enumclaw, will hold a Winter Job Fair for the resort on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., for a wide range of jobs, including restaurant managers, cooks, dishwashers, servers, bartenders, cashiers, road maintenance crews, drivers, sales clerks, lift operators, instructors, equipment technicians and more. For more details on registering online, see the application page.

Stevens Pass will also hold two Job Fairs for the ski season: one on Sat., Oct. 24 at the Sky Valley Inn in Monroe, and another on Sun., Oct. 25, at the resort’s Granite Peaks Lodge. Both fairs will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will provide information on dozens of full- and part-time seasonal jobs. For details on how to register for jobs online, visits the resort’s application page.