CLASSIFIEDS | Employment
TO PLACE A CLASSIFIED AD ON OUR SECURE SERVER, CLICK ON "POST A CLASSIFIED AD" BELOW. — Rates are $2.75 per word for one issue of SAM Magazine plus two months online. NOW AVAILABLE: logo placement, both online and in print, for an additional $100. Send logo to firstname.lastname@example.org. A SAM box number is an additional $25. A border (print only) is an additional $20. Print publication deadline is first of the month preceding issue (i.e., December 1 for January issue). If you prefer you can fax or email your ad to: Liz Eren, fax 508-655-6409, email email@example.com. Ads will be posted to the site within 48 hours.
NOTE: When replying to SAM box numbers, send to the box designated at Woodbury, CT 06798.
NOTE: When replying to SAM box numbers, send to the box designated at Woodbury, CT 06798.
Snowsports Director – September through April
Eldora Mountain Resort is looking for a Snowsports Manager to lead its team of 300 instructors. We’re a mountain known for its learn-to-ski and children’s programs. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 6 years of ski school experience, along with a minimum of 2 years of ski school operations management experience. Must be able to manage class ratios and people well. Candidates with a Level 3 certification and/or a Bachelor’s degree are highly preferred. This position is eligible for year-round benefits. Apply at www.eldora.com
Star Lifts – Assistant Manager - Sunapee, NH
Star Lifts is the American subsidiary of Sunkid. We are surface lift specialists. For more information on the company, visit www.starlifts.com. Due to the rapid growth of business in the USA, we are currently looking for an assistant manager in Sunapee, NH. Mid-term outlook: succession of general manager. The assistant Manager will work closely together and support the General Manager in all areas of daily business, from commercial aspects to marketing and sales. As an entry level employee, the Assistant Manager will be supervised by the General Manager, but is also asked to carry out certain tasks independently. This position requires an energetic individual with an entrepreneurial spirit and strong work ethics. Desired qualifications: Sound commercial knowledge required. University Degree in Business and/or Management preferred. Experience in the ski industry preferred. Previous experience in international business desired. Soft skills: A self-confident, highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills. A demonstrated interest in Management and Leadership. Loyalty and confidentiality. Passionate about Sunkid products and the outdoors. Send application to firstname.lastname@example.org and include cover letter, resume, references or any other supporting document. Include “Assistant Manager, Sunapee, NH” in the subject line of your email.
Journeyman Lift Technician
Powder Mountain Ski Resort located in Eden, Utah is currently seeking a qualified Lift Technician. Applicant must have at least 2-5 years of experience in the following areas, Electrical, Hydraulics, Mechanical and Rigging. Lift Technician is responsible for the maintenance, monitoring, assessment and all action on all potential problems or risks associated with all lift equipment. Powder Mountain is a fun, safe work environment, we offer competitive pay as well as great benefits. Position is FT/YR. Please send your resume to email@example.com
Experienced Snowcat Operator
Eaglecrest Ski Area in Juneau, AK is seeking an experienced Snow Cat Operator for the 2014-2015 season starting approximately October 15. This is a FT seasonal, non-benefited position. Contact Nate Abbott 907-790-2000 x232 Nate.Abbott@skijuneau.com
Digital Content & Event Manager
Big Boulder PARK in Lake Harmony, PA is seeking a qualified candidate to work in our marketing department. Applicants should be able to create and manage all aspects of digital content - this includes updates and posting to webpages, management of all social media, plan and implement special on-mountain events, help develop marketing strategies and assist with corporate sponsorship ventures. Only those with a BA/BS in communications, marketing and/or web design plus three years work experience or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are acquired will be considered. For a complete job description and to apply please visit www.jfbb.com/employment.html
Ski & Ride School Director
Durango Mountain Resort seeks a seasonal ski & ride school director beginning in Fall 2014. This position is responsible for the overall vision, direction, leadership, and success of the ski & ride school departments with primary focus on growing the Best Ski & Ride School in the Southwest. Ensures departments meet revenue and profitability goals while providing high quality guest experiences and services consistent with the vision, needs, and expectations of Durango Mountain Resort. Multiple years of ski instruction required with full PSIA certification preferred. Three years supervisory experience, demonstrated leadership and management skills and strong guest service background desirable. This is a 6 month (Oct – Apr), benefited position. Full job description is available at www.durangomountainresort.com/careers. Email cover letters and resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE
Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Sugarbush Resort in Warren, Vermont is looking for a VP of Sales and Marketing. As a key member of the executive team the Sales and Marketing VP will be the architect of growth strategies helping to drive resort revenue and guest visits. This role has significant responsibility in the areas of leadership, planning, creative delivery, and revenue generation. Applicants must be a proven sales leader with outstanding interpersonal and communication skills. Minimum 5 years of sales/marketing experience in a senior role. For a complete job description visit www.sugarbush.com.
TERRAIN PARK MANAGER
Windham Mountain Resort is seeking an experienced Terrain Park Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate will be an expert snowboarder/skier with a passion for park design and creation, and the ability to effectively organize and execute events and competitions taking place in terrain park. Requirements: Expert Snowboarder/Skier, experienced snow cat operator, advanced management skills. Please apply at windhammountain.com or email resume to email@example.com.
RENTAL SHOP MANAGER
Windham Mountain Resort is seeking an experienced, sales driven Renal Shop Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong sales background and be experienced with all types skis, snowboards and accessories; and must possess the ability to manage and motivate employees in high volume, high stress situations. Please apply at windhammountain.com or email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Windham Mountain Resort is seeking an effective Communications Manager to join our Marketing Team. The ideal applicant will have a strong marketing, communications and social media background with proven writing skills, creativity and professionalism; along with a comfortable presence in front of a camera, and the ability to convey the fun and excitement of our resort to a broad audience. Must be willing and able to devote the time and energy needed to successfully manage a busy, seasonally intensive calendar. Must be able to ski or snowboard at an intermediate level or above. Please apply at windhammountain.com or email email@example.com. Applications should include resume and cover letter, writing and Social Media samples.
Executive Vice President
Winterplace Ski Resort is seeking an exceptional person to become Executive Vice President. You would report to our President/CEO. Candidates MUST have a strong Sales and Marketing background in the Snow Sports Industry. The Partners of Winterplace have owned and operated Winterplace since 1992 with outstanding results. We are seeking someone who can add value to our overall operations with an emphasis on Sales and Marketing. The right candidate might be an experienced ski area veteran with an extensive and diverse background in all parts of the Snow Sports Industry. Or, your experience might have focused on sales and marketing and you are now ready to “step up” to assume a broader range of responsibilities. Exceptional compensation package including salary, bonuses and benefits. Located in beautiful "Wild and Wonderful" West Virginia. Applications held in strict confidence. Please send your resume or a letter that tells about yourself to: Missy Cline – Winterplace Ski Resort. firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 304-787-9885 Mail: P. O. Box 1, Flat Top, WV 25841 FedEx/UPS: 100 Old Flat Top Mountain Road, Ghent, WV 25843
Mountain Operations/Facilities Manager
North East Ski Resort, is seeking a Lift, Snowmaking, and Maintenance Manager to join our management team. This person will oversee the daily operation of Snowmaking, Lift Maintenance and Operations, and the General Facility maintenance department. The Facilities Manager will be responsible for ensuring the proper maintenance and repair of all lifts as well as the safe loading and transportation of our guests, overseeing the entire snowmaking system and process as well as maintaining resort grounds and vehicles. The manager will also be responsible for budgeting, purchasing, scheduling, training and performance evaluation. The right candidate will have at least 5 years of supervisory experience in this field. This is a year-round position, starting immediately. Please send resume and cover letter to: email@example.com.
Dodge Ridge, located in Pinecrest, CA, is seeking Lift Electrician to join our team. Responsible for ensuring the safety and reliability of our aerial tramways, surface lifts, rope tows and conveyors. Position requires extensive mechanical and electrical experience, effective leadership, commitment to team & safety and desire for growth. FT/YR w/benefits. Details & apply online @ www.DodgeRidge.com. Resumes: HR@DodgeRidge.com (209) 536-5386.
Retail Manager - Timberline Lodge, Mt. Hood
The retail store manager is responsible for staffing and overall daily operations of the retail stores in the Timberline Complex (two year-round stores and three stores in summer months). The manager oversees all inventory receiving, tagging, merchandising, storage and is responsible for the retail appearance and sales performance. The manager works closely with the Retail Buyer to determine and achieve budget targets. The store manager is responsible for overseeing the online store, including gift card sales. This is a year-round, full-time salary plus commission job including benefits package. Timberline Lodge is located on Mt. Hood, Oregon within 60 minutes of Portland to the West and Hood River to the North. This position requires 5 years of retail supervision or management experience. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Please e-mail your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Vehicle Maintenance Supervisor
Pacific NW Ski Resort is seeking an experienced professional to oversee their Snow cat/vehicle PM program. Responsible for troubleshooting and repairing diesel/gas engines, hydraulics and electrical repairs. Additional responsibilities include budgeting, operating efficiencies, purchasing and organization of parts, record keeping, training and shop safety. This is a full-time/year-round operation position with full benefits. Please e-mail your resume to email@example.com
Lift Maintenance Supervisor
Powderhorn Mountain Resort, Mesa, CO seeking a Supervisor to oversee operations in our Lift Maintenance department. This full-time year round position includes benefits. Must be 21 or older with at least 3 years of lift maintenance experience. For a detailed job description and to apply, please visit www.powderhorn.com
Ski and Ride Center Manager
Powderhorn Mountain Resort in Mesa, CO is seeking a full-time seasonal Manager to oversee our Ski and Ride Center operations. Must be an expert skier/snowboarder with a level III PSIA Certification. For a detailed job description, and to apply, please visit www.powderhorn.com
Lift Maintenance Manager
The Hermitage Club, VT has a career opportunity for an experienced, hands-on lift maintenance manager. Position has potential advancement and growth opportunity to expand areas of responsibility for the right candidate. Five (5) plus years of experience as Lift Maintenance Manager or Supervisor preferred. Experience working with and maintaining lift systems required and must be fully familiar with low voltage, wiring, NDT and ANSI B77. Have strong attention to detail while promoting a safe, clean and organized work environment. Must maintain certifications, licenses and training requirements as necessary. This position requires working actively in the field. This is a full-time, year-round position with a salary commensurate with experience. For a detailed job description please visit: http://hermitageclub.com/current-employment-opportunities/. Qualified candidates should submit an online application and include a resume and cover letter.
Food and Beverage Director
Granby Ranch, nestled in beautiful Grand County, Colorado, is seeking a full time, year round Food and Beverage Manager to oversee our extensive food and beverage operations including, but not limited to, ski operations, golf operations and weddings/special events. Join Granby Ranch in this unique opportunity to participate in an exciting and rapidly growing food and beverage operation, recognized in many areas of excellence, including the 2013 ‘The Knot’ Best of Weddings. Granby Ranch offers competitive pay, benefits and a great team environment. For the full job description and to apply online today, please visit www.granbyranch.com/careers
LIFT MAINTENANCE MECHANIC
Gunstock Mountain Resort in Gilford, NH has an immediate opening for a year-round, experienced Lift Maintenance Mechanic. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 3-5 years of experience working with Doppelmayr and SunKid lifts, as well as strong working knowledge of high voltage (480 VAC). Gunstock Mountain Resort offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. For a detailed job description and to submit an application, please visit http://www.gunstock.com/EMPLOYMENT
Level III Lift Technician
5+ years’ experience required and an ability to work with minimal supervision. Welding experience is a plus. Applicant should have understanding of heavy rigging, NDT, line work and an ability to perform all lift-related maintenance functions. Competitive salary DOE. Benefit package and recreation perks offered. Apply online at www.sunvalley.com/footer/employment/#/application-forms/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Lift Maintenance Mechanic
Oversees safe and efficient operations of all aerial and surface lifts (including gondolas), under direct supervision of a qualified technician. ¬Performs general maintenance & repairs, daily and monthly inspections, troubleshoots simple system faults on low voltage and mechanical sides. High school graduate, 2 years minimum electrical trade school or equivalent experience. Must have all required tools (list discussed at interview), minimum 6 months experience in a mechanical or electrical field, basic computer skills in Word and Excel. Requires valid California driver’s license. Requires working long hours in extreme weather conditions at elevated heights, and working a flexible schedule. Please apply online: http://jobs.mammothmountain.com/career/
Tram Operations Supervisor
Alyeska Resort, Alaska’s premier year-round resort in beautiful Girdwood, AK, is seeking a customer service oriented Tram Operations Supervisor. This position is responsible for supervising the daily aspects of the Tram Operations Department to provide a safe and efficient tram experience for guests and staff. Position is FT/YR. To apply please visit www.alyeskaresort.com or submit a resume to email@example.com.
VP - Sales & Marketing
Durango Mountain Resort is seeking a VP – Sales & Marketing to lead our Sales & Marketing team. This position is responsible for managing all facets of DMR’s sales, marketing, reservations, PR communications and events. This is an executive level position within the resort’s management team and is responsible for providing sales and marketing direction for the resort’s various revenue sources including both summer and winter season revenue. Applicants must have the ability to be both a creative and analytical thinker, a proven sales leader, an innovative marketing leader and an exceptional priority/time manager. The position also requires a results-oriented approach and accountability to effectively drive resort visitation and revenue. Minimum 5 years of sales/marketing experience in a VP or Director role. Proven sales, marketing and leadership experience in travel/leisure/hospitality industry is preferred. Full time, year round position, including salary plus incentive based program and benefits. For a complete job description visit www.durangomountainresort.com/Careers/. Email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE
experienced snowcat/vehicle mechanic
Historic Timberline Lodge and Ski Area has an opening for an experienced snowcat/vehicle mechanic. Snowcat experience is preferred. The ideal candidate will have snowcat and vehicle experience, in addition to proficiencies with hydraulic, hydrostatic, diesel, electrical systems, and comprehensive troubleshooting skills. Welding experience is a plus. This is a full time - year round position. E-mail Logan Stewart at email@example.com
AERIAL LIFT MECHANIC
Stowe Mountain Resort's Lift Maintenance department has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Aerial Lift Mechanic to be a key member of the Mountain Operations team. The right candidate for this position is not afraid of heights (50'), cold weather, and long hours. Located in Stowe, Vermont, the Lift Maintenance department is responsible for the maintenance and safety of the Resort's state-of-the-art lift technology, comprising of both Doppelmayr and Poma aerial and surface lift systems. A strong, all around mechanical background and a willingness to learn are a must for this position. Lift maintenance experience is required. This is a full-time, year-round position. This individual will be responsible for the safety and recreational experience of our guests and staff. Apply on-line at www.stowe.com/about/employment/.