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Lift Host - Summer Seasonal


Whistler, BC, Canada

Company:  Whistler Blackcomb
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Whistler Blackcomb’s Mission Statement is “Experience of a Lifetime”

Love what you do! Because that’s what we’re all about. The Whistler Blackcomb staff is comprised of individuals who thrive in the outdoors, love the mountains, and are passionate about what they do. We look for applicants who share in this passion, whether you are looking for a seasonal job or wanting to build an exciting career, don’t miss the chance to work and play in BC’s winter wonderland. If you sound like our ideal applicant please apply online and show us what you’ve got. #wbworklove


Why you’ll love working in Lift Ops:


  • Working outdoors
  • 4x 10 hour shifts and 3 days off each week
  • The world’s best commute to and from our on-mountain locations
  • Numerous opportunities for career advancement
  • Meet great people and make life-long friends!


Position Status: Full Time (30-40 hours/week) Seasonal, Hourly. Seasonal positions can be differentiated from year round jobs as they have predefined start and end dates. These dates may vary due to seasonal business fluctuations.


What you’ll be up to:

  • Adhering to all operational and safety procedures; ensuring a safe and efficient operation of the lift.
  • Greeting guests in a friendly manner, making eye contact when possible.
  • Providing a high quality, friendly and cooperative relationship with guests, lift crew and other mountain staff.
  • Providing physical assistance to guests when required.
  • Establishing and maintaining all operational aspects of your assigned lift, including ramps, mazes, tools and signs.
  • Notify Supervisor immediately of any unsafe, unusual, abnormal situations or incidents.
  • Notify Supervisor immediately if work areas are in need of tools, equipment or any special attention.
  • You may be required to assist other departments as needed.
  • Always showing up on time, in uniform, and adhering to the grooming policy



  • Demonstrate our core values: safety first, striving to be the best, and showing that we care
  • Previous customer service experience a definite asset.
  • Must possess excellent employee and public relations skills and have a friendly and cooperative nature.
  • Must be able to reason and react with quick, thoughtful judgment, while remaining calm under pressure.
  • Must be capable of performing physical/manual duties and meeting the grooming standards.
  • Intermediate to advanced ski or snowboarding ability is an asset
  • Proof of clear criminal record check.


We’re looking for team members whose legendary attention to detail and commitment to phenomenal service comes naturally. Pursue a lifestyle that will elevate your expectation of what work can look like. Nothing is too big or too small for the staff to bravely pursue and elevate the expectations of the guest. Do you possess a calling for delivering world-class events and amenities? Explore Employment Opportunities with Whistler Blackcomb! (www.vailresortscareers.com/whistlerblackcomb).

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 200467