Coronet Peak - Senior Roads Crew
We all have one thing in common around here; a passion for snowsports, our mountains and creating memorable experiences for our guests.
Our purpose is simple. Love it, live it, share it!
Our staff are an important part of our mountain's personalities and help us deliver on our purpose. Are you able to welcome our guests to the mountain with a warm smile and a cheery hello?
Do you have a strong safety focus and enjoy working outdoors in all weather conditions? Not afraid to get your hands dirty while lying under a vehicle in the snow and sleet to put on chains for our guests?
Are you able to be flexible with your work hours? Then this may be the job you have been looking for!
We are on the lookout for a couple of roles within our department including grit truck driver, senior roads crew right through to roads team leader.
About the role
You will be involved in leading the team to manage road conditions to provide safe access for our staff and guests. This will involve but is not limited to the following
Safely direct traffic during a snow event
Meet and greet out guests travelling up our access road and advise of the current road conditions and chain calls
Assist our guests with fitting chains in all weather conditions
Monitor and report road conditions to ski area management
Deliver exceptional service and leadership to our guests and staff
Patrol the road and respond to guest queries
Assist with a range of other duties around the mountain
Loading and spreading grit on an open road whilst negotiating two way traffic safely
A proven commitment to the overall guest experience and the ability to work under pressure in a team environment
A positive personality and the ability to keep an upbeat attitude no matter the weather
You must be comfortable working in an alpine environment in a variety of weather conditions
You need to be physically fit, have outgoing personalities and high levels of energy
Not afraid of getting your hands dirty
You must be health & safety conscious and a good record in this area
Excellent personal presentation
Punctual, flexible, and reliable
Ability to organise yourself
Mechanical experience is not required, but a practical mechanical aptitude would be an advantage
An understanding that employment is subject to the vagaries of the weather and the hours of work cannot be guaranteed
Skills and Qualifications
NZ issued driving license is essential and for some positions a class 2 license would also be required. Proven light vehicle, heavy machinery and / or, experience driving on snow and ice would all be considered an advantage