**Note: Snowmaking starts before the season and typically ends in January BUT our Snowmakers have the ability to transfer to another department once snow making is completed to finish out the season.
Hourly Wage: $13.50
Granite Peak Ski Area is a privately-owned ski hill located in the Heart of Wisconsin. As a primarily winter season facility, located in the Midwest, we count on our snowmaking team to fill in where Mother Nature cannot. The Granite Peak Team is looking for people who can run auto and manual snowmaking systems with a love for the outdoors, a desire to learn, and a commitment to excellent service.
Snowmakers are responsible for the upkeep, maintenance, and snow creation across the mountain. With two shifts that run throughout the day and night, snowmakers get the opportunity to be on the mountain first and leave last. Become an expert on the mountain and get a chance to experience the first snows of the season!
Work Environment: This position involves working outside in all weather conditions, including extreme cold, snow, wind and rain, on varied snow surfaces, and requires being on your feet for the majority of the scheduled shift.
Physical and Mental Demands: This position works primarily outside and requires prolonged periods of standing and walking on slippery and/or uneven snow or icy surfaces. Must remain alert and attentive at all times. Must lift up to 50 pounds and be able to twist, turn and drag equipment.
Customer Service Expectations: Customer contact is rare, but must be helpful, friendly, courteous and professional in accordance with Granite Peaks commitment to providing superior customer service
Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
APPLY FOR SNOWMAKER: Download Application OR Email your resume to Caitlin@skigranitepeak.com