Snowmaker

Red Mountain Resort is looking for enthusiastic and outdoor oriented individuals to be part of our Snowmaking crew.  Snowmakers will produce machine made snow, while striving for quality, safety and efficiency while working with intense deadlines.  The job will be full-time, short-term, pre-season; and reports to the Operations Director, Hill & Trail Manager, and Maintenance Manager.

The snowmaker position is a highly physical role; snowmakers are required to work outdoors and to be on their feet for long periods of time, while hiking rugged mountain terrain 24 hours a day. This position will primarily be night shifts.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Conduct visual inspections and routine maintenance of snow guns and hoses
  • Ensure a high quality of safety standards throughout the snowmaking department
  • Set up and break down snowmaking equipment
  • Operate snowmaking equipment, trucks, snowmobiles and ATV’s in a safe and efficient manner
  • Able to communicate and log maintenance and use of all equipment
  • Ensure snowmaking does not interfere with existing infrastructure (lift equipment, buildings, powerlines, etc.)

Qualifications

  • Must have at least 2 seasons of previous snowmaking experience
  • Proven ability to operate on snow equipment including snowmobile and ATV’s
  • Current and valid Driver’s license (driver’s license and abstract required)
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Able to work evening, nights, and weekends

Only qualified applicants will be contacted for interviews. No phone calls please.

Wage rate: In accordance with the USW collective agreement.

Please forward resume with covering letter to:

Red Mountain Resort
Attention: Zac Lumsden
Red Mountain Resort
Box 670
Rossland, B.C. V0G 1Y0
E-mail:  Zac.Lumsden@redresort.com                              Closing date:  November 1, 2019