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Now hiring for the following winter employment positions:

More Information Eastern Canada Recruitment Fair
More Information Sales Coordinator
More Information Winter Group Sales Coordinator
More Information Lift Operator
More Information Accounting Clerk
More Information Mountain Greeter
More Information Daycare Attendant
More Information Food & Beverage Cashier
More Information Storeroom Attendant
More Information Dishwasher
More Information Prep / Line Cook
More Information Guest Services Attendant
More Information Ski Patrol
More Information Snowmaker
More Information Trail Crew
More Information Parking Lot Attendant
More Information Rental Shop Technician
More Information Ski & Snowboard Instructors
More Information Bus Host
More Information Terrain Park Crew
More Information Janitor


Don’t forget to also check our summer job and our year-round job opportunities.

 

Eastern Canada Recruitment Fair - posted August 21st 2014

Are you day dreaming about snow capped mountains and incredible powder days?

Come & experience a Winter like no other...

At the Lake Louise Ski Resort, spectacular scenery awaits you! The unique & beautiful terrain is both vast and varied. Located in the heart of the historic Banff National Park, Lake Louise is truly legendary & offers world class terrain.

If you are passionate about mountain culture and want to experience a winter in the Rockies, we want to hear from you! 

The Lake Louise Ski Resort will be holding interviews in the following cities for the winter 2014 / 2015 season.

· Montreal, QC—September 10, 2014

· Ottawa, ON – September 12, 2014

· Toronto, ON – September 14 & 15, 2014

· Waterloo, ON – September 16, 2014

· Barrie, ON – September 18, 2014

If you wish to attend an interview at one of the above locations please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@skilouise.com

 Following the screening process, successful candidates will be contacted via email to confirm a scheduled interview time and specific location. Please ensure you indicate on your application, your preferred city for interview.

All applicants must be eligible to work within Canada

Resumes can be submitted to:

jobs@skilouise.com

skilouise.com

fax: 403.522.1342

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Sales Coordinator - posted August 21st 2014

 

Position:                                Sales Coordinator

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Job Description:

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, the role of the Sales Coordinator is mainly to organize and coordinate all aspects of our tour operator business which includes organizing familiarization tours, completing and sending contracts, and working closely to develop business and maintain/build those relationships of current business.  This position also works closely with our Group Sales team, Events team, and all other portions of Sales and Marketing to assist with office administration work and event coordination.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Organize, coordinate and host travel trade, MC&IT, local and VIP familiarization tours.
  • Coordinate invites for local/VIP Torchlight and Ruckus in the Rockies events.
  • Assist the Director of Sales with programs relative to Tour Operators, including In-Resort Representatives.
  • Distribution of promotional material and contracts to tour operators.
  • Conduct effective follow up on FAM visits.
  • Conduct site inspections
  • Attend weekly FAM meeting with Ski Big 3.
  • Represent LLSR at external functions, when necessary.
  • Communicate effectively with other on-mountain departments (food and beverage, ski school, mountain operations, etc)

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • A high level of customer service is expected, along with the ability to problem solve, work in a self-directed environment
  • Willing to take on new challenges.
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Able to respond quickly in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Service oriented, assertive, flexible, outgoing and enthusiastic and outgoing personality
  • Willing to work outside when required and in all weather conditions
  • Intermediate to expert skiing/snowboarding ability required
  • Strong  communication skills

Qualifications:

  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Word & Excel, Outlook and Internet
  • Knowledge of the operation of a major ski resort.
  • Knowledge of Lake Louise Ski Resort, Banff National Park and worldwide ski and tourism industries.
  • Knowledge of tourism distribution system including role of destination marketing organizations.
  • Must be comfortable hosting FAM’s, including presenting to large groups.
  • Previous experience working with groups & function coordination would be an asset.

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off  ** schedule business level and event dependant**

Dress Code:

Business casual and uniform provided at cost. More details discussed at time of interview.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Winter Group Sales Coordinator - posted August 21st 2014

 

Position:                                Winter Group Sales Coordinator

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            Sept 6th 2014 -  May 15th, 2014

Job Description:

Reporting to the Director of Sales, this position is responsible for incoming group sales inquiries, overseeing group events and the development of new business with school, youth, and corporate accounts, during the winter season.  There are also responsibilities specifically related to summer and winter operations.Potential to extend into a year round position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare quotes and contract agreements for group inquiries including school groups, corporate groups and individual events.
  • Co-ordinate onsite functions during regular operating hours and evening events.
  • Conduct site inspections, familiarization tours and provide information on other local services that may be helpful to the client.
  • Liaison with Calgary office for groups.
  • Prepare all group details and coordinate with all departments.

Job Requirements:

  •  Ability to smile and have fun while accomplishing all required tasks is essential!
  • Ability to listen, ask questions, adapt information and address problems quickly and efficiently.
  • Must be organized, responsible and flexible to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be friendly, outgoing and enjoy meeting new people.
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Able to respond quickly in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Service oriented, assertive, flexible, outgoing and enthusiastic
  • Ability to analyze and interpret the needs of clients and offer the appropriate options, solutions and resolutions required
  • Able to work outside in all weather conditions

Qualifications:

  • Excellent computer skills with working experience on Word, Outlook and Excel.
  • The following will be considered an asset, although individuals without the following qualifications are encouraged to apply:
    • Experience working with groups, senior organizations, and youth groups etc.
    • Experience working in event management, conference services or food & beverage
    • Fluency or working knowledge of other languages
    • Current drivers license (Canadian or International)
    • Previous sales experience or supervisory experience in a customer service oriented position. 
  • Self motivated, with high energy and an engaging level of enthusiasm

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Personal dress as described at time of interview

To Apply

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Lift Operator - posted August 16th 2014

Position:                                Lift Operator

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            Nov 3rd - Dec 15th until May 12th, 2015

Job Description:

Reporting to the Lifts Supervisor,the primary responsibility of the Lift Operators at Lake Louise is to ensure the safety of guests using our lifts. Combine this with a friendly, helpful attitude, efficient service, and respect for our customers and everyone will enjoy their experience at Lake Louise.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Loading and unloading guests in a safe, efficient, and friendly manner.
  • Daily opening, closing and periodic lift checks.
  • Completing daily lift logs and incident reports when required.
  • Maintenance of ramps and mazes.
  • Maintaining a clean, orderly lift area.
  • Communication with Mechanical Services for any lift problems.
  • Communication with Dispatch for any injuries, control work or in the event of avalanches.
  • Helping Patrol with end of day procedures.
  • Assisting with lift evacuations when necessary.
  • Able to work in adverse weather conditions

Job Requirements:

  • Understanding all aspects of the Lift Operators’ Manual and all emergency procedures
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull and move equipment etc. in excess of twenty-five (25) pounds.
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Follow all LLSR policies and procedures
  • Complete other tasks as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Beginner to Expert skiing/riding ability preferred
  • Energetic and self –motivated
  • Strong written and verbal English with a second language considered an asset

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Outdoor uniform (jacket and pants) which is provided for a rental fee, you are to provide all other necessary items in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Accounting Clerk - posted August 7th 2014

Position:                                Accounting Clerk

Employment Status:          Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                           late Oct - early Nov

Job Description:

Reporting to theAccounting Supervisor, the accounting clerk assists the accounting department with day-to-day activities including floats, outlet cashouts, balance sheets and data input.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Audit daily from all departments, making sure that final figures are correct, noting errors and the causes of any miscalculations.
  • Code, total, batch, enter, verify and reconcile transactions such as accounts payable and receivable, purchase orders, cheques, invoices, cheque requisitions, and expense forms
  • Performs related clerical duties, such as data entry, creating sales reports, word processing, maintaining filing and record systems, faxing and photocopying.
  • Reconcile SBLLS weekly sales
  • Prepare and issue change orders and petty cash, and floats
  • Nightly processing on FB POS system
  • Balance and reconcile daily sales
  • Processing of non cash Season Pass Sales
  • Issuing of ticket stock/ Louise card stock etc
  • Tracking of 8000 accounts
  • Research credit card charge backs

Job Requirements:

  • Exceptional verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Punctuality and reliability is essential
  • Regularly communicate with your peers & supervisors to ensure the overall success of the department
  • Can work well in a team as well as independently
  • Ability to deal with a broad range of people & departments
  • Complete other tasks as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Previous accounting experience preferred
  •  Accounting knowledge considered an asset
  • Strong computer skills including working knowledge of MS Word, Excel and POS systems
  • Positive attitude and strong attention to detail

Dress Code:

Neat / Business casual

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Mountain Greeter - posted August 2nd 2014

Position:                                Mountain Greeter

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            October 30th / December 15th 

Job Description:

Reporting to the Mountain Greeting Supervisor and the Guest Services Manager, the main role of the Mountain Greeter is to ensure that each guest has a valid ticket and/or pass while providing exceptional customer service.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all scanned lift passes are valid
  • Snow/ice removal in the base area
  • Assist the groomers with ski/board racks removal and set-up
  • Clean and maintain the lift mazes and other specified OGS areas
  • Ensure a positive guest experience through interaction and satisfaction
  • Continued commitment to high standards of service, exceeding Customer expectations
  • Able to deal with a broad range of people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Provide assistance to Guest Services, Guest Services Manager and to other departments that require help

Job Requirements:

  • Interest and enthusiasm to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • A friendly, professional and assertive manner
  • Self motivated, can work well in a team as well as independently
  • Good physical condition as this position requires some heavy lifting in snow and snow removal
  • Department cross-utilization; Mountain Greeter staff will be cross utilized as Guest Services Attendants as required (please refer to Guest Services job description)
  • Follow all LLSR policies and procedures

Qualifications:

  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Interest and enthusiasm to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Great communication skills and the ability to work independently

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Outdoor uniform (jacket and pants) which is provided for a rental fee, you are to provide all other necessary items in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Daycare Attendant - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Daycare Attendant

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            mid November – early December

Job Description:

Reporting to the Daycare Manager, the primary responsibility of a Daycare Attendant is to ensure an enjoyable and safe stay for the children at The Lake Louise Ski Resort Daycare. The Chocolate Moose Park – Daycare at The Lake Louise Ski Resort is a licensed drop in centre serving our skier families from all over the world. We take care of children from toddlers to school going children.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan and implement activities to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual and social needs of the children in the daycare
  • Ensure equipment and the facility are clean, well maintained and safe at all times
  • Be familiar with emergency procedures
  • Ensure children are supervised at all times
  • Prepare nutritious snacks and lunches
  • Develop & maintain good customer relations with families enrolling children.
  • Clearly and effectively communicate in a manner that children understand

Job Requirements:

  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times.
  • Able to work efficiently as part of a team as well as independently.
  • High level of sound and independent judgment, reasoning, and discretion
  • Must be energetic, resourceful and friendly
  • The ability to be calm and enjoy yourself in a hectic environment
  • Little to no skiing/snowboarding ability required
  • Follow all LLSR policies and procedures

Qualifications:

  • Background in Childcare and Early Education is preferred
  • Cash handling experience
  • Strong communication skills and a second language is considered an asset
  • First Aid certification is an asset
  • Alberta Certification in Child Development is beneficial (workers and supervisors)
  • All International applicants must have proof of Canada-approved medical examination and clearance in order to be considered for this position

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Uniform shirt is provided at cost, you provide black pants and footwear in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Food & Beverage Cashier - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Food and Beverage Cashier

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            late October – mid December

Job Description:

Reporting to the Lodge of Ten Peaks Supervisor, this position is responsible for all purchase transactions within the food and beverage outlets while maintaining a positive guest experience.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and stock product to established par levels
  • Ensure cleanliness & maintenance of all lodge areas at all times including restrooms
  • Barista duties as required
  • Receive payment by cash, check, credit cards, vouchers, or automatic debits.
  • Knowledge and adherence of AGLC legislation
  • Continued commitment to high standards of service, exceeding customer expectations

Job Requirements:

  • Self motivated, can work well in a team as well as independently
  • Manual dexterity required
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull and move food, equipment, supplies, etc., in excess of twenty-five (25) pounds.
  • Punctuality and reliability is essential
  • Some positions require beginner to intermediate skiing/snowboarding ability and equipment
  • Possess strong communication & interpersonal skills
  • Complete other tasks as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Previous cash-handling experience an asset
  • Current Pro-Serve certification – must be received within 30days of hire
  • Energetic and self –motivated
  • Strong written and verbal English with a second language considered an asset

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Uniform shirt provided at cost, black pants and comfortable shoes in accordance with appearance policy

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Storeroom Attendant - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Storeroom Attendant

Employment Status:           Seasonal Full-time – staff accommodation provided

Start Date:                            October 27th / December 15th 

Job Description:

Reporting to the Storeroom Supervisor, the role of the Storeroom Attendant is the delivery and control of stock and supplies to various Food and Beverage departments.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure cleanliness, maintenance & security of storeroom at all times
  • Ensure that all product is received & rotated in proper order
  • Maintain all product in accordance with safe and proper handling procedures
  • Accurate inventory control is essential
  • Assist with product ordering as required
  • Regularly communicate with other outlet supervisors to ensure the overall success of the department
  • Deliver a variety of product & items on the property and within the village of Lake Louise itself
  • Drive a variety of vehicles including pickup truck, ATV, 4x4 truck

Job Requirements:

  • Highly organized & detail oriented
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Self motivated, can work well in a team as well as independently
  • Ensure quality of product & services offered at all times
  • Must be in excellent physical condition, heavy lifting required

Qualifications:

  • Ability to smile and have fun while accomplishing all required tasks is essential
  • Ability to deal with a broad range of people & departments
  • Valid Class 5 Alberta Driver’s licence (or international equivalent) with clean driving record (abstract/traffic history report must be provided before commencement of employment)
  • International driving licence (obtained before arrival in Canada)

Work Schedule:

5days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Maintenance/Outdoor uniform – to be discussed at time of interview

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Dishwasher - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Dishwasher

Employment Status:          Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                           late October

Job Description:

Reporting to the Sous Chef, the dishwasher is an integral part of our Food and Beverage team. The successful candidate will be assisting in the operation of a high volume establishment catering to an international clientele of avid recreationalists. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the cleanliness and sanitation of all cookware, flatware, small wares, glassware, and cutlery
  • Organize and maintain cleanliness of dish room as well as inventory measures
  • Flexibility with scheduled shifts
  • Practice safe handling of all chemicals
  • Monitor chemical levels and dish machine temperature to ensure sanitary wash cycle
  • Ensure all OH&S practices and policies are being followed
  • Report any OH&S issues to the Sous Chef

Job Requirements:

  • Highly organized & detail oriented
  • Self motivated, can work well in a team as well as independently
  • Ability to work under pressure and in a humid environment
  • Good physical condition is required as this position may entail standing for long periods of time and heavy lifting
  • Ability to smile and have fun while accomplishing all required tasks is essential!
  • Adhere to LLSR policies and procedures
  • Complete other tasks as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Intermediate English with a second language considered an asset
  • Positive attitude and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently or part of a team

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Kitchen uniform (jacket and pants) which is provided, non-slip grease resistant footwear in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Prep / Line Cook - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Prep / Line Cook

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            late October / early December

Job Description:

Reporting to the Sous Chef and Executive Chef, the successful candidate will be assisting in the operation of a high volume establishment catering to an international clientele of avid recreationalists.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare & cook food in accordance with established recipes
  • Plate & present food to specified portion sizes
  • Be reactive to any special dietary needs as requested
  • Study menus and exhibit product knowledge
  • Identify, label, date and store meats, poultry, produce and dairy products correctly and in accordance with health and safety regulations
  • Communicate any ordering requirements to direct supervisor
  • Ensure cleanliness & maintenance of work area at all times
  • Dishwashing duties as required
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Self motivated, can work well in a team as well as independently
  • Ensure quality of product & services offered at all times

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift, push, pull and move food, equipment, supplies, etc., in excess of twenty-five (25) pounds.
  • Flexibility with scheduled shifts
  • Ability to smile and have fun while accomplishing all required tasks is essential!
  • Adhere to all LLSR policies and procedures
  • Some positions require beginner to intermediate skiing/snowboarding ability and gear

Qualifications:

  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Previous experience or basic cooking knowledge preferred
  • Energetic and self –motivated with a willingness to learn new skills
  • Strong written and verbal English with a second language considered an asset

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Kitchen uniform (jacket and pants) which is provided, non-slip grease resistant footwear in accordance with appearance policy

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Guest Services Attendant - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Guest Services Attendant

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            October 30th / December 15th

Job Description:

Reporting to the Guest Services Supervisor or Manager, this position is responsible for providing professional and efficient service to our guests regarding ticket sales and general information.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Dealing in a professional manner with customer enquiries, complaints and comments
  • Ticket selling and Season pass sales (including cash/debit/credit transactions and cash out procedures)
  • Switchboard room - includes operating the main resort switchboard, being the central radio/fax/email communications hub for the ski hill, and distributing all internal/external mail.
  • Managing and assisting with lost and found and locker rentals
  • Self-serve ticket kiosk assistance
  • Cleaning of all Guest Services areas and administrative offices
  • Ensure positive guest experience through interaction & satisfaction
  • Ensure that all scanned lift passes are valid
  • Snow/ice removal in the base area
  • Assist the groomers with ski/board racks removal and set-up
  • Clean and maintain the lift mazes and other specified OGS areas

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Ability to analyze and interpret the needs of guests and offer the appropriate options, solutions, and resolutions required
  • Able to respond quickly in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Service oriented, assertive, flexible, outgoing and enthusiastic
  • Able to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Little to no skiing/snowboarding ability required
  • Strong  communication skills

Qualifications:

  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Word & Excel, Outlook and Internet
  • Cash handling experience preferred
  • Switchboard experience / good phone manner
  • Previous customer service experience an asset

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Uniform shirt provided at cost, black pants and comfortable shoes in accordance with appearance policy

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Ski Patrol - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Ski Patrol

Employment Status:           Seasonal Full-time – staff accommodation provided

Start Date:                            October 27th

Job Description:

Reporting to the Patrol Supervisor & Mountain Operations Manager, the main responsibility of the Ski Patroller is to ensure the safety of our Guests and staff within the Lake Louise Ski Resort boundaries.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Present and prepared for daily morning meeting
  • Dailymaintenance, setup, and removal of all signs and rope lines 
  • Promotion of skier safety and accident reduction through positive interactions with our Guests regarding safety and the "Your Responsibility Code” including policing of various runs and terrain
  • Responding to emergencies and providing medical care to the sick and injured.  This includes medical chart writing and accident documentation (good writing and documentation skills are essential).
  • The transportation of patients down the mountain to the base area by toboggan or other means for medical treatment and/or arrangement of transport to a medical facility.
  • Extrication of patients from compromising situations and places, including high angle rescue, and emergency chair lift evacuation in all weather conditions
  • Assist in risk management/accident investigations
  • Search and Rescue within the Ski Area boundaries
  • Assist in avalanche control and snow stabilization.
  • Snowmobile operations

Job Requirements:

  • Must be in excellent physical condition and able to work in adverse weather conditions
  • Self motivated, can work well in a team as well as independently
  • Follow all LLSR policies and procedures
  • Complete other tasks as assigned
  • A three month probationary period applies
  • A police background check, from your home country or province, will be required upon commencement of employment

Qualifications:

  • 80+ hour advanced first aid course certification
  • Advanced skiing ability
  • Previous Patrol experience is an asset
  • Reasonable knowledge of the Lake Louise Ski Area preferred
  • Lift evacuation experience and knowledge preferred
  • AST 1 or 2, or CAA-ITP Level 1 or equivalent preferred
  • Mountaineering / backcountry travel experience preferred
  • A positive attitude, pleasant personality, good ethical and communication skills, combined with the ability and willingness to enforce policies and procedures in a professional manner.

Work Schedule:

 5 On/ 2 Off modified ** snow and business level dependant**

Dress Code:

Ski Patrol/Outdoor uniform – to be discussed at time of interview

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Snowmaker - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Snowmaker

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            October 11th(end of contract- weather dependent)

Job Description:

Reporting to the Snowmaking Foreman, snowmakers are responsible for operating and maintaining a combination of air\water, and electrically powered fan snowmaking guns.  Snowmaking is essential to the operation of The Lake Louise Ski Resort.  It has allowed us to extend our season by almost two months and allows us to host the opening Men’s and Ladies’ Downhill and Super Giant Slalom races of the World Cup Season.

Job Responsibilities:

  • General up-keep and production maintenance of the snowmaking equipment
  • Set-up and shut-down of snowmaking equipment
  • Work on an assigned snowmaking equipment route on the mountain both individually and part of an assigned crew
  • Transportation of all snowmaking equipment via manual labor and snowmobile/quad
  • Special Projects

Job Requirements:

  • High level of physical fitness due to physical demands of the job and high altitude work environment
  • Must be dependable, mature, intelligent and able to reason quickly while remaining calm under pressure
  • Must enjoy working outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Must be flexible in working day or night shifts

Qualifications:

  • Previous snowmaking experience considered an asset
  • Strong verbal and written English skills required
  • Previous  machine/sled operation experience an asset
  • Energetic and self –motivated with the ability to solve problems

Work Schedule:

Day and Night Shifts

4 On/3 Off - 3 On/4 Off

Dress Code:

Outdoor uniform (jacket and pants) which is provided for a rental fee, you are to provide all other necessary items in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Trail Crew - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Trail Crew

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            Early October

Job Description:

Reporting to the Trail Crew Supervisor, the Winter Trail Crew is responsible for maintaining and creating a safe terrain for all our Guests.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Set up and maintenance of numerous snow fences
  • Assist with lift evacuation and first aid rescue
  • Assist other departments with a variety of other tasks; i.e. snow safety/ski patrol, snowmaking, food and beverage, lift maintenance
  • Assist with Ski Patrol duties if required
  • Snow farming and maintaining fencing especially in the upper alpine areas
  • Fixing trail signs, checking on landscape items, carrying bamboo sticks (while skiing), moving and maintaining fences etc.
  • Pounding steel into the ground for snow farming
  • Other duties and tasks as assigned by Management

Job Requirements:

 

  • High level of physical fitness due to physical demands of the job (long hours, heavy lifting etc) and high altitude work environment
  • Must be dependable, mature, intelligent and able to reason quickly while remaining calm under pressure
  • Time management skills and ability to work unsupervised
  • Must enjoy working outdoors in adverse weather conditions
  • Follow all LLSR policies and procedures
  • Complete other tasks as assigned
  • A three month probationary period applies
  • A police background check, from your home country or province, will be required upon commencement of employment

Qualifications:

  • Expert level of skiing/snowboarding
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the Lake Louise Ski Area terrain
  • 80+ hour advanced first aid course certification preferred
  • Canadian Avalanche Association, Industry Training Programs - Level 1 preferred
  • Mountaineering / backcountry travel experience an asset
  • Strong verbal and written English skills required
  • Energetic and self –motivated with the ability to solve problems

Work Schedule:

4 On/3 Off

Dress Code:

Outdoor uniform (jacket and pants) which is provided for a rental fee, you are to provide all other necessary items in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Parking Lot Attendant - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Parking Lot Attendant

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            November 1st

Job Description:

Reporting to the Department Supervisor or Operations Manager, the successful candidate will be required to maintain safe and efficient parking lot operations while providing our guests with fast access to resort facilities.  A high level of customer service is required. There is an opportunity to continue employment for the following season if successful.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Direct traffic and assist in finding parking spots/ assist in reserved parking area, RV parking area
  • Attending to skier drop-off area; greeting and assisting/directing guests
  • Operate a guest shuttle on busy days to bring guests from the far end of parking lots
  • Parking lot and lodge decks to be monitored; cleaned and swept clear of snow/garbage as needed throughout the day
  • Stations to be checked and stocked for maps, ticket zip ties, tissues, garbage
  • Parking lot attendant keeps an eye out for lights left on, keys locked in car, vehicle maintenance problems, assists guests in getting help
  • At end of day assist in vacating parking lots, checking lots for garbage, remove and put away necessary signage

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to smile and have fun while accomplishing all required tasks is essential!
  • Able to work in adverse weather conditions
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Qualifications:

  • Valid Class 5 Alberta Driver’s license (or international equivalent) with clean driving record (abstract/traffic history report must be provided before commencement of employment)
  • International driving license (obtained before arrival in Canada)
  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Energetic and self –motivated

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Outdoor uniform (jacket and pants) which is provided for a rental fee, you are to provide all other necessary items in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Rental Shop Technician - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Rental Shop Technician

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            October 30th- December 15th

Job Description:

Reporting to the Rental Shop Supervisor & Department Manager,the duty of the Rental Shop Technician is that of accommodating the needs of our Guests in serving them with the ski/snowboard rental equipment that they require. While performing this task the employee must maintain the highest level of customer service at all times.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist the guest in completing the rental contract
  • Assist the guest in choosing and fitting the appropriate equipment for the guests needs
  • Become familiar with rental shop cash procedure
  • Strictly follow rental shop procedure guidelines
  • Answer questions regarding The Lake Louise Ski Resort
  • Assist with daily rental returns
  • Provide feedback to supervisors regarding customers needs
  •  Assist with daily maintenance and cleaning duties

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to smile and have fun while accomplishing all required tasks is essential!
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Maintain a high level of product and service knowledge
  • Maintain a professional appearance, demeanor, and attitude at all times
  • Self motivated, with high energy and an engaging level of enthusiasm
  • Computer literate with proficiency using basic programs such as Windows and Outlook

Qualifications:

 

  • Previous rental and cash-handling experience considered an asset
  • Strong communication skills with a second language considered an asset
  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Energetic and self –motivated

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Uniform shirt is provided at cost, you provide black pants and footwear in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Ski & Snowboard Instructors - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Ski and Snowboard Instructors

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            early November – mid December

Job Description:

Reporting to the Ski and Snowboard School Supervisors, the main responsibility of our Ski and Snowboard Instructors is to provide an excellent Guest experience while in a teaching environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Instruct and coach guests of all ages and abilities to ski or snowboard within instructor’s certification level, group lessons to privates, adults and children
  • Complete lesson ability reports & relevant administration forms as required

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to smile and have fun while accomplishing all required tasks is essential!
  • Knowledge and adherence to Alpine Responsibility Code
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated, team player
  • Good decision making skills &safety oriented
  • Effective verbal and listening skills
  • Posses cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Maintain a professional appearance, demeanor, and attitude at all times
  • Able to work outside in all weather conditions

Qualifications:

  • Minimum CSIA/ CASI Level 1 with higher levels preferred
  • Strong communication skills with a second language considered an asset
  • Highly flexible with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Self motivated, with high energy and an engaging level of enthusiasm

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Outdoor Ski School Uniform provided for a rental fee, personal items and clothing in accordance with appearance standards

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Bus Host - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Bus Host

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            November 3rd 

Job Description:

Reporting to the Sales & Marketing Manager, the Bus Host is responsible for the transport and comfort of Guests from Banff/Canmore/Calgary hotels.

Job Responsibilities:

  • To assist in organizing morning bus numbers, load skis and snow board equipment on to the buses. 
  • Must be able to efficiently answer guest questions regarding condition, weather, facilities, etc and provide excellent customer service. 
  • Bus Hosts/Retail Staff will also be assisting with Special Event functions that include Skier Receptions, Familiarization Tours, Promotional Evenings and events that are coordinated at the Lake Louise Ski Area by the Banff Office. 
  • Staff members will also be responsible for daily opening and closing of the retail store, including lock-up procedures and daily cash out. 
  • Must be efficient with merchandise sales and includes daily selling of ticket stock, tri-area tickets, ski school products, torchlight dinners and rental equipment.  
  • Also responsible for re-stocking of merchandise and ensuring a neat display at all times in the retail store. 
  • Will work closely with the Tour Representatives and deal with their Tri-Area vouchers and ski school vouchers. 

Job Requirements:

  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Customer service oriented
  • Enthusiasm for winter pursuits
  • Good organizational skills
  • Able to work early morning shifts seven days a week
  • Able to work with minimal supervision
  • Proven sales experience and responsible with money
  • Can work well in a team as well as independently
  • Ability to deal with a broad range of people & departments
  • Complete other tasks as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Clean class 4 (AB) drivers’ license or equivalent, clean driving abstract/record.
  • Interest, professionalism and enthusiasm
  • A friendly and professional manner
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Work Schedule:

5 days on/2 days off

Dress Code:

Uniform shirt is provided at cost/Outdoor Uniform provided for a rental fee,  you provide black pants and footwear in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Terrain Park Crew - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Terrain Park Crew

Employment Status:           Full Time Seasonal – Staff accommodation is provided

Start Date:                            Mid December

Job Description:

Reporting to the Terrain Park Supervisor, the Terrain Park Crew is responsible for the maintenance and up-keep involved in creating a safe and fun terrain park for the use of all of our Guests.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Terrain park upkeep and maintenance of both beginner and expert features
  • Keep records in a daily log book of all work, incidents, repairs etc
  • Run checks of park area including testing of features prior to opening a feature to the public
  • Checking and resetting fences
  • Inspection and maintenance of signage, features, and protective pads
  • Use of tools to maintain and groom terrain park area and features (ie. Shovels, rakes, etc.)
  • Reporting of accidents to Dispatch and filling out all appropriate paperwork
  • Clearing park of excess garbage and gear

Job Requirements:

  • High level of physical fitness due to physical demands of the job (long hours, heavy lifting etc) and high altitude work environment
  • Must be dependable, mature, intelligent and able to reason quickly while remaining calm under pressure
  • Time management skills and ability to work unsupervised
  • Must enjoy working outdoors in adverse weather conditions

Qualifications:

  • Expert level of skiing/snowboarding with park experience preferred
  • Knowledge of features and snow behaviors
  • Must have a certain amount of mechanical ability
  • Strong verbal and written English skills required
  • Previous  machine/sled operation experience an asset
  • Energetic and self –motivated with the ability to solve problems

Work Schedule:

5 On/2 Off

Dress Code:

Outdoor uniform (jacket and pants) which is provided for a rental fee, you are to provide all other necessary items in accordance with appearance policy.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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Janitor - posted August 1st 2014

Position:                                Janitor

Employment Status:           Seasonal Full-time – staff accommodation provided

Start Date:                            October 27th

Job Description:

Reporting to the Janitorial Supervisor or Lodge Supervisor, the main role of our janitorial staff is to maintain and ensure the cleanliness of our base lodge areas and facilities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all common areas, public spaces and washrooms were serviced and cleaned daily by performing general janitorial duties such as sweeping, mopping, correctly sanitizing benches and countertops and garbage disposal.
  • Ensure cleaning supplies were well stocked, and storage areas kept clean and tidy.
  • Assist with bussing duties in lodges during high volume periods
  • Maintain and stock product to established par levels
  • Dealt with customer inquiries in a professional and timely manner
  • Snow shoveling was required at times to assist with maintaining hazard free entries and exits in to day lodge
  • Deliver a variety of product & items on the property and within the village of Lake Louise itself
  • Continued commitment to high standards of service, exceeding customer expectations

Job Requirements:

  • Highly organized & detail oriented
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Punctuality and reliability is essential
  • Exceptional time management skills required
  • Self motivated, can work well in a team as well as independently
  • Must be in excellent physical condition, heavy lifting required

Qualifications:

 

  • Ability to smile and have fun while accomplishing all required tasks is essential
  • Ability to deal with a broad range of people & departments
  • Valid Class 5 Alberta Driver’s license (or international equivalent) with clean driving record (abstract/traffic history report must be provided before commencement of employment)
  • International driving license (obtained before arrival in Canada)

Work Schedule:

5days on/2 days off

Shifts are as follows:

9:00am-5:30pm

12:00pm-8:30pm

5:00pm-1:30am

Dress Code:

Uniform shirt which is provided at cost, black pants and footwear in accordance with appearance policy

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a cover letter and current resume outlining previous work experience and qualifications to:

Human Resources - Lake Louise Ski Resort

Box 5, #1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, AB, T0L 1E0

Email: jobs@skilouise.com

Fax: 403-522-1342

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