At Manning Park Resort, we are looking for strong customer service oriented people who are committed to providing a high quality resort experience for our guests.
Get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Come work and play in the heart of the Cascade Mountains. If you love hiking, camping, snowboarding, alpine or Nordic skiing and everything the great outdoors has to offer, you need to apply today!
From the retired to the new graduate, be part of a team that is dedicated to working hard and playing hard.
Among other exceptional benefits we offer inexpensive staff accommodations and an opportunity to create lifetime friendships and adventure filled memories.
-Provide a good groomed snow surface for the user’s of the ski hill and groomed trails.
-Operate the grooming machinery and attachments in a safe and efficient manner.
-Prevent damage to the machinery through diligent operation and regular maintenance.
-Accept direction and guidance from the lead groomer in a manner that promotes a positive work place.
-Groom the ski runs and/Nordic trails on a daily basis as requested, within the parameters of designated shift durations.
-Be knowledgeable of trail conditions.
-Farm snow as required by trail conditions(in a manner that will conserve snow).
-Communicate an accurate snow report each morning.
-Identify mechanical deficiencies on grooming machinery in a prompt and timely manner.
-Assist mechanics in the maintenance and repairs of equipment as required.
-Perform emergency “basic maintenance” and repairs on machinery during “on-shift” situations with a view maximizing the trails that are groomed.
-Perform pre shift and post shift machinery inspections and maintenance on grooming machines as per the daily operations log. (E.g. check all fluids, pressure etc.)
-Let the Ski Patrol know in advance of daily operations and any hazards on the hill or Nordic trail network.
-Ensure all ski area parking lots and immediate access road is cleared of snow before the end of shift. (May be required to operate snow removal equipment if qualified.)
-Above average mechanical operating aptitude.
-1 year and/or 1 winter season previous snow cat operation (grooming) in an alpine resort environment.
-Mental and physical capability to work graveyard shifts in variable weather conditions.
-Basic mechanical skills.
-The ability to ski or snowboard for occasional on snow quality control assessment would be desirable.
To fax your resume: (250) 840-8848
Please see our website for more information: www.ManningPark.com