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 looking for experienced Ski and Snowboard technicians to work in our Hire dept. workshop. You would need to hold a relevant qualification in relation to Workshop Technician and Ski Boot fitting. Experience of Wintersteiger workshop equipment would be preferable.
The Workshop Technician is an important part of the Equipment Hire team responsible for the service, repair, cleaning and storage of snow sports equipment for guests. Working closely with the Snow School and the Guest services teams, this is a busy winter seasonal role and may also involve assisting with equipment hire at busy periods.
In addition to workshop duties you would be working front of house necessitating excellent customer service skills, a calm manner and cash handling experience. Regular liaison with the Snow School will be essential. A knowledge of the SkiData hire system would be an advantageous.
This is a seasonal role and we would expect the position to run from early November 2017 to early May 2018