NATURAL RETREATS CAIRNGORM MOUNTAIN is the most popular snowsports destination in Scotland, located within the Cairngorms National Park, and has been offering snowsports for over 50 years. The resort is a major tourist hub and it provides an uplift system to the top of Cairngorm. In winter, the Resort is a commercial ski operation.
Cairngorm Mountain resort covers 1,418 hectares and can attract over 120,000 skiing and snowboarding visitors in the busy winter period. The Resort offers the only funicular railway in Scotland. The Resort encompasses the UK's highest Restaurant which sits at 1,097m above sea level. The Ptarmigan building boasts impressive views of Britain's highest mountain plateau.
With the famous funicular railway, 30km of ski runs, 11 lifts, a fully maintained freestyle park and an on-site Ski School that caters for everyone.
We are recruiting now for Ski Lift Operators for the 2017/18 Winter Season. Lift Operators are key to the guest experience at Cairngorm Mountain as they ensure all guests using the lifts at Cairngorm Mountain have a safe journey and that queues are managed efficiently to ensure minimal waiting time for skiers/snowboarders. Lift Operators monitor the lifts to keep all the work areas, clear, tidy and free from any hazards.
Ideal candidates will be strong skiers/snowboarders who are team players, are great communicators, have an enthusiasm for delivering exceptional levels of customer service and a passion for snowsports.
This is a seasonal role and we would expect the position to run from early November 2017 to early May 2018.