Eldora's Master Plan
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Eldora's Master Plan
Reveiw Eldora's Master Plan and proposed improvements here.
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We are looking for Snowmakers, Plow Drivers, Base Operations Staff, Snowsports Instructors, Bartenders, a Facilities Electrician and an Administrative Assistant to start now and more employees in various departments to start in mid December. Apply now!
We are looking for a Food & Beverage Director. See our Year-Round Jobs Page for more details.
Most Eldora employees will be eligible for free skiing at most Colorado resorts (including all Vail Resorts for the 2013-14 season). Why would you work anywhere else?
It is important that Eldora's Grooming and Personal Appearance policy is reviewed and applicants are willing to abide by the policy if offered a position. A personal interview with hiring managers is required prior to an offer of employment being extended. Phone and/or Skype interviews will not be done in lieu of the personal interview.
Listed below are the jobs that are typically open during the season. To be considered, please apply at the link below and a hiring manager will contact you if there is further interest. Candidates will not be hired over the phone.
Administrative Assistant - While our mechanics and electricians take care of our lifts, vehicles and other equipement, the administrative assistant will take care of the record keeping, ordering, phones and clerical duties. We're looking for a super-organized, hardworking, detail oriented, self-starter to join the maintenance team. In addition, the ideal candidate will have above-average computer skills and an excellent driving record. Schedule is Tuesday - Saturday during the ski season. Position is full-time for the season and potentially could be year-round.
Facilities Electrician - We're looking for an electrician who is a team player with a positive attitude! Qualified candidates will have a minimum of three (3) years of commercial experience and possess the following skills: conduit bending, working knowledge of three phase circuits and NEC, ability to read blueprints and schematics and have strong troubleshooting skills. Must have basic hand tools for the position and meters for the trade. A Journeyman license and/or experience with DC low voltage controls is a plus. Schedule is four ten-hour days during the ski season. Must be willing to work weekends and holidays. Please provide journeyman's license number if attained. Position is full-time for the season and potentially could be year-round with benefits. Off-season schedule would be Monday-Friday.
Snowmakers - Our Snowmakers are the first step to a great season at Eldora Mountain Resort! This position includes operation of snow guns, keeping equipment clear of snow (shoveling) and moving equipment from trail to trail. The position works 12-hour shifts, day or night. Must be able to work outside in physically demanding winter conditions; have the ability to safely lift, drag and/or pull over 75 lbs on a regular basis; and have the flexibility to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Starting rate is $10.00 per hour.
slopes- Qualified and experienced candidates should apply on-line for immediate consideration
Snowcat Operator - Snow Groomers ensure that our guests are provided with safe and high quality skiing and snowboarding surfaces every day during the season. Each night constantly changing weather conditions create different challenges for the Snow Groomers to prepare a high quality and safe snow surface for the following day’s skiers and snowboarders. Eldora is looking for an experienced snow cat operator with at least 2 years grooming experience. Candidate must be proficient with blade and tiller operations. Winch cat and terrain park building is a plus. Must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays.
Cashiers - Our guests value our service and ensuring their satisfaction is our goal. As a Cashier you will be responsible for providing friendly service to guests while handling purchases, accepting payment and making change. In addition, your responsibilites include: moving guests through the cash register area in a quick and efficient manner; accurate handling and counting of cash; maintaining cleanliness of cashier area; and resolving and assisting guests with any questions.
Cashiers must also have the flexibility of rotating posts to other cashiering departments as assigned. Must have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Starting rate is $9.00 per hour.
Reservation Information Representatives - Be a valuable asset to our resort by providing exceptional customer service in making reservations for lessons in an inbound call center environment. It is the Representative's responsibility to match guests' needs with the appropriate products, while setting clear and accurate expectations and ensuring reservations are free from error.
Excellent communication, customer service & sales skills, teamwork, basic computer skills and the ability to work in an office environment are a must, as well as maintainiing call flow efficiency and customer satisfaction. Must have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Starting rate is $10.00 per hour.
Rental Technicians - Getting guests ready to hit the slopes by having the proper equipment is essential to an enjoyable experience at Eldora. As a Rental Technician, your duties include but are not limited to: assisting guests with appropriate ski or snowboard equipment and outerwear rental; setting skis and snowboards. Must have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Students (age 16-17) may work in rentals fitting boots. Starting rate is $8.25 per hour for Technicians and $7.78 per hour for students.
Repair Technicians - Sometimes skis and snowboards need repairing and this position provides top notch service to those guests in need of equipment repair. Having the ability to communicate effectively with our guests to ensure their needs are met is one key component to this position. You may also assist customers with rental selections, and educating them on the proper care and use of the equipment. Also, maintaining the rental equipment is in good condition is an important requirement to ensure the safety of our guests. Prior experience required. Must have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Starting rate is $9.91 per hour.
Food and Beverage
Bartenders - Our guests enjoy a drink in the Corona Bar after taking a few ski runs. This part-time position requires at least 3 years of bartending experience, an outgoing, friendly personality and a positive attitude regardless of how your day is going. Must be honest, able to take direction and be TIPs certified. Must have the flexibility to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Starting rate is $5.00 per hour plus tips.
Cooks - Help to ensure our guests are well-nourished during their time at Eldora! This position is an entry level cooking position requiring a positive work ethic. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: understanding the importance of standards, speed and quality; practicing good personal hygience, safe food handling and culinary skills and performing basic cooking tasks for the cafeteria. Must have the flexibility to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Starting rate is $9.00 per hour.
We are looking for a Food & Beverage Director. Check out our Year-Round Jobs Page for more details.
Lift Operators - Ensuring our guests have a memorable experience goes hand in hand with their safety. Executing the safe, efficient and courteous loading and unloading of skiers and riders is essential to this position. The position also requires shoveling and maintaining safe levels of snow throughout the entire lift station area. It is also of great importance to interact with guests to ensure a positive experience, promote safety in the workplace and maintain clean and neat work stations. Must be willing to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions. Must have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Starting rate $8.75/hour.
Lift Operations Supervisor - This person will work closely with the Lift Operations Manager and will be responsible for the performance of the Lift Operators. Our goal is to provide a safe, friendly, courteous and helpful guest experience. Other responsibilities will include: upholding and modeling excellent guest service expectations at all times; promoting safety in the workplace and maintaining clean and neat work stations; training and coaching team members at assigned lifts and working cooperatively with peers, managers and interdepartmental contacts; maintaining operational efficiency; and ensuring the load/unload areas are well groomed. Must also have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays during the ski season and be willing to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions. Previous supervisory experience required. Starting pay is $12.00 per hour.
Base Operations (Parking & Cleaning/Snow Plow Drivers)
Base Operations Staff - This position is an excellent avenue for getting to learn about the resort's day to day operatons. Your responsibilities include, but not limited to: guiding guests to their appropriate parking spots; cleaing common areas (tables, floor and restrooms); keeping outdoor walkways and entrances clear of snow by shoveling or using a snow blower; driving a bus to shuttle resort guests (Commercial driver license not necessary). Must have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Starting rate is $9.00 per hour, plus monthly cafeteria credit.
Snow Plow Drivers - First impressions are essential for ensuring our guests have a memorable and unforgettable experience. Having a clean, snow free parking lot is key for our guests' first impression. We are seeking experienced heavy equipment operators to accomplish this. Ideal candidates will have experience safely operating a 936 loader (or similar) and a dump style truck with a blade attachment. Must have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays, as well as late nights/early mornings in adverse conditions during the ski season. Starting wage is $12.00 - $14.00 per hour.
Ski Instructors (Non-certified or PSIA certified) - If you have the knack for skiing and have the ability to teach your skills to others, WE WANT YOU as a ski instructor! Our instructors provide quality ski lessons in a safe and fun manner in both group and private lessons to children and adults of varying ability levels. You must have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays during the ski season and be an intermediate to advanced skier. Mostly part-time positions available. Pay rate is $10.00 per hour (non-certified) and $11.25 - $15.25 per hour based on certifications.
We do not have any additional openings for snowboard instructors for the 2013-14 season.
Our Nordic Center provides another great experience for our guests on the mountain.
Nordic Instructors (Nordic & Telemark, Non-certified & PSIA certified) - Instructors ensure the best possible experience for our guests. Responsibilities include instructing group and private lessons of varying ages and abilities; guide snowshoe tours; assist with rental gear. Part-time positions only. Must have the flexibility and ability to work weekends and holidays during the ski season. Starting rate is $10.00 per hour (non-certified) and $11.25 - $15.25 per hour (based on certification).
Ski Patrol - Qualified candidates should submit an on-line application for immediate consideration
Ski Patroller - Our Ski Patrollers have a passion for working outdoors and providing great guest service. Duties include promoting guest safety, assisting injured guests and administering first aid, setting up mountain safety equipment, and maintaining and checking trails. Must have a Colorado EMT or OEC certification (no exceptions), be an expert skier or rider in all snow conditions, be able to lift up to 60 pounds regularly, and have a good driving record (for snowmobile transportation). Starting rate is $9.00 per hour.
See our Application Page to apply for a position.