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DEPARTMENT HEAD – Lift Maintenance
Belleayre Mountain, located in the Catskill and home to New York’s first chair lift, is seeking a full-time, year round Department Head to be in charge of Lift Maintenance. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: overseeing and assisting in the repair of electrical/mechanical components of ski lifts while at the same time ensuring the safety of both employees and guests; interacting with operations staff giving instructions in safe and proper operational procedures; monitoring daily operations of lifts; operating heavy equipment and all-terrain vehicles; and troubleshooting lift malfunctions. The candidate will act as a working supervisor and is be responsible for overall safety of the Lift Maintenance department; estimating repair and maintenance costs; generating materials lists; ordering and maintaining tools and supplies; efficiently managing a crew; tracking progress; communicating with outside vendors; and communicating with Management directly and via e mail.
This individual must also work closely with and assist other various departments at Belleayre. The Lift Maintenance Department Supervisor reports directly to the Mountain Manager.
Minimum Qualifications – Completion of apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience in ski lift maintenance plus two years of relevant experience. Minimum of one year of supervisory experience also required. Ability to climb towers 60’ in height; ability to lift 50-75 lbs. repeatedly. Working knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and equipment used in the safe operation of the department; working knowledge of the practices, facility standards codes and regulations applicable to the department; ability to prepare oral and written reports; and ability to train and supervise others with an emphasis on teamwork and productivity
Wage - Grade 16 entry rate $22.12 per hour, plus benefits as defined under the labor agreement with CSEA.
Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resumé with the Subject Line of “Lift Maintenance Inquiry” to:
Bruce Transue, General Manager
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2019-2020 SKI SEASON
Belleayre invites you to join our team, offering full and part time positions in several departments. Enjoy all the perks of working at a top notch venue while providing excellent customer service for our guests. Just take our quick survey and we will be in touch with you on this season's job opportunities.
SNOWSPORTS INSTRUCTORS - SKI & SNOWBOARD
Do you have impressive skills skiing or riding? Love working with people? The Snowsports Team could be for you, where you'll teach both children and adults to ski and snowboard. Knowledge of skiing/riding and ski slopes needed. Instructor Training Course (ITC) is required for all new hires.
LIFT OPERATORS & LIFT ATTENDANTS
Assist guests with safe, efficient and courteous loading and unloading of lifts. Attendants are responsible for maintaining ramps as well as scanning season passes and lift tickets. Knowledge of Belleayre a plus.
As a Snowmaker you'll check snowmaking equipment (valves, water lines, etc.) and reposition snow guns on the mountain. Enjoy the bragging rights that YOU play an integral part in why the trails are so awesome at Belleayre. On-site training available.
As a snow reporter, you get to be the voice of the mountain. That, of course, may mean first tracks on a powder day! Responsibilities include updating & distributing the daily snow reporting across several outlets, video shoots as an on-camera personality, be pretty good with a camera, and most importantly be a morning person. Working knowledge of photo and video editing software is needed.
Have you been told you're a people person? Well that's what we are looking for in our ticket sellers! Sell lift tickets, season passes, frequent skier products and lessons; answer phones, and rock your excellent customer service skills. Position requires knowledge of computers.
Love the outdoors but looking to work inside? We have that too! Reservationists are responsible for booking group sales, group lessons, private lessons and other packages for individuals over the phone or in person with guests. Must be detail-oriented, have a personable phone demeanor and will require to work on the front-line.
DAY CARE/NURSERY STAFF
Spend your day playing with our little tiger cubs! Nursery staff assists with childcare from 6 months to 6 years while parents hit the slopes. Skiing/riding not required (but a plus) but may be required to take children outside.
Caregivers help assist with kiddos enrolled in the Kidscamp program. Duties include help get the children ready to go out on snow, escort kids in and out of the building to designated teaching areas, help serve lunch and snacks at breaks, and possibly be on snow with lessons. Skiing/riding is not required for this position.
TERRAIN PARK ATTENDANTS/PARK CREW
"Crew" being the main word here! Spend your winter building and maintaining the terrain park features where all the shredding magic happens. You'll also work with mountain operations. Knowledge of skiing/riding and ski slopes needed.
Groom trails and operate snowcats, primarily at night. Heavy equipment experience preferred, knowledge of skiing/riding and ski slopes needed.
Give our guests a warm welcome while assisting them with instructions for parking. Other duties include: keeping parking areas clean and orderly.
Assist with keeping our buildings in tip-top shape for our guests. Job duties include: janitorial work, cleaning lodges and snow removal.
SHUTTLE BUS OPERATORS
Transport our guests from parking lots to Lodges. Must have a valid driver license with a minimum of CDL Class B.
Offer guests information and assistance, such as the location of ticket sales desks and rental shop, trail locations, lesson times, etc., to help them have a great experience on the mountain.
CENTERPLATE POSITIONS - Ski Technicians, Retail, and Food & Beverage
Centerplate is Belleayre's on mountain concessionaire and managers the rentals, retail, and food & beverage operations for the mountain.
- Rental Shop - Ski & Snowboard Rental Technicians, Boot Fitters, Repair & Tune Up Technicians
- Retail - Sales Clerks
- Food Service Staff - Cooks, Cashiers, Dishwashers
- Pub & Restaurant Staff - Bartenders, Chef, Cooks, Bussers, Dishwashers
EMPLOYEE APPLICATIONS, FORMS & MANUALS
Belleayre offers a friendly work environment, and is an equal opportunity employer. Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at email@example.com.