Share this Job

Holiday Help

Date:  Nov 17, 2022

Whistler, BC, Canada

Shift Type: 

Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!


Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first time seeing snow or you were born on the slopes, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world. 


With 40+ resorts across 3 continents, you can join our team for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es) along with free ski and snowboard lessons, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience, and wellness benefits to fuel your success. 


Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, 40% off retail discount and 50% off tuning.  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Excellent training and professional development 
  • Referral Program 


Job Summary

Are you seeking fun and adventurous employment opportunities in the world’s best Ski Resorts? 

If you would like to learn multiple aspects of Whistler Blackcomb operations this is the job for you. By joining our team, you will develop new and varied skills in a dynamic work environment. 

Join our teams at Whistler Blackcomb as a Holiday Helper and support us on a casual basis during peak times throughout the year. 


Job Specifications

  • Wage: $20 / hour
  • Must be available to work during our peak holiday seasons or minimum 1 full shift a fortnight
  • Retail & Rental Outlets: Fairmont Rentals, Can Ski Westin, Summit Sports
  • Food & Beverage Outlets: Rendezvous Ridge Restaurant, Roundhouse Lodge
  • Shift type: Holiday Help (Peak Season)


Job Responsibilities

  • Assist departments as needed, including food and beverage and retail and rental
  • Answer guest questions by becoming a resort operations and services expert 
  • Work together with teammates to maintain safety standards
  • Commit to guest satisfaction and assume responsibility for guest care and solving problems
  • Clearing and shoveling snow may be a part of your role
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

  • Willingness to work 50-100 hours a season
  • Ability to stay enthusiastic and perform well when busy
  • Ability to work outside, on your feet, in all weather conditions for long periods of time
  • Previous guest service experience preferred
  • Skiing/Snowboarding ability an asset
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs 



  • Food & Beverage
  • Retail & Rental
  • Ski School
  • Product Sales & Services


Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.


Requisition ID 490754