Berkshire East Mountain Resort Employment Opportunities
Come join a group of people that enjoy their jobs as much as all the activities Berkshire East Mountain Resort has to offer. Our employees work where they play! If being part of a great team sounds appealing to you, please check our current employment listings to find the perfect position for you. Please note all positions are part-time and/or seasonal and do not include benefits. Also, some positions may require a Cori background check which must be conducted prior to being hired.
We are now taking applications for the upcoming ski season. All winter positions are either seasonal positions or part-time positions and do not include benefits. Winter positions are weather dependent and normally start in early December and end in late March. Winter employees are encouraged to apply for continued employment at the resort for our spring and summertime activities.
Children’s Center: Responsible for supervising children (age 2 ½ – 6) at our on-site day center. Will engage in both indoor and outside play including creative crafts, music and drama, story time, games, sliding and snow play. Duties include instruction for learn to ski for 3 – 6 year olds. Applicants must have prior experience, love children, be energetic and mature. Basic first aid & CPR certification required. This is a weekend, holiday, and holiday week only position, (closed most weekdays). Applicants must be at least 16 years old. Cori background check required.
Cleaner: Cleans bathrooms, empties trash & recyclables, vacuums, mops and uses floor cleaning machinery. Responsible for other cleaning projects as needed. This is a physically demanding position. Responsible for ensuring clean and sanitary conditions in all areas of the lodges. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Hours may be late nights and/or early mornings (when the lodges are closed. All applicants must be at least 18 years old.
Cook: Responsible for the preparation and short order cooking of menu items. Includes stoves and ovens, deep fryer, grill, made to order sandwiches, soups and salads. Will take food orders and have direct contact with customers. Responsible for the set up and clean up of all kitchen areas as well as restocking. Experience required. Serve Safe certification preferred. All applicants must be at least 18 years old.
Lift Attendant: Lift attendants are responsible for monitoring the loading and unloading of guests and related equipment on chair and ground carpet lifts. Tubing attendants will instruct guests on proper use of lanes and gear, and hold tubes while guests load. Lift attendants will instruct guests on proper use of lifts and are expected to be friendly and helpful when greeting and assisting them. You will also be responsible for checking lift tickets or season passes and wristbands for anyone using the lifts. You will be working outside in all types of weather. Duties include setting up fencing and maintaining loading and unloading ramps, maintaining daily logs and assisting with some ground work, including shoveling. You must have a flexible schedule and be available to work many weekends, holidays, and some early evenings. Applicants must be 18 or older. Cori background check required.
Mountain Coaster Worker: Will assist riders in loading and unloading coaster cars and provide them with instruction on safety protocols and the proper use of coaster cars. Responsibilities include verifying that all riders have tickets and wristbands and that they meet the age, weight and height requirements. Duties also include inspection of tracks and cars, maintaining loading and unloading ramps, maintaining daily logs, and keeping the general area and coaster cars clean. You will be in direct contact with our guests and are expected to be friendly and helpful when greeting and assisting them. You will be working outside in all types of weather and must be agile on rough terrain. Cori background checks are required. You must pass on on-site training session in order to be hired. All applicants must be at least age 18 .
Racing Coach: Responsible for teaching ski and racing skills for all levels and ages. Coaches work in high visibility positions and are expected to be particularly friendly, courteous and patient at all times. Will work outside, sometimes in extreme weather conditions. Must be able to attend mandatory training clinics when deemed necessary. USSA certification preferred. All applicants must be at least 18 years old. CORI background checks required.
Ski & Snowboard Instructors: Position responsibilities include teaching ski or snowboard skills for all levels and ages. Instructors work in high visibility positions and are expected to be particularly friendly, courteous and patient at all times. Will work outside, sometimes in extreme weather conditions. Must be able to attend mandatory training clinics when deemed necessary. PSIA certification preferred. All applicants must be at least 16 years old. CORI background check required.
Tuning Shop Technician: Responsible for the operation of ski and snowboard tuning equipment, (sharpening edges, waxing, adjusting and setting up equipment, etc). Will maintain and service equipment for both the rental department as well as for our guest’s. Will have direct contact with our quests. Must be able to use a cash register and credit card machine and make accurate transactions. All applicants must be at least 18 years old. CORI background check required.
Berkshire East Mountain Resort
Human Resources Department
66 Thunder Mountain Road
Charlemont, MA 01339
413.339.6617 Ext 304
Berkshire East Mountain Resort is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.