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.
Food Service Positions
Food Services Manager: Looking for someone with prior management experience in the food service industry. Must be a team player who can work well with others, making sure our guests have the best dining experience possible in our lodges. Oversees kitchen staff and assures that company standards are upheld on proper food preparation; kitchen safety techniques and that health standards are met and adhered to. Makes sure that food looks good and is cooked properly, the proportions are correct, and that food is cooked and served quickly by friendly and courteous staff. Must manage food and beverage inventory and order stock, keeping tabs on food cost and food waste. Must be computer savvy and able to learn and use our Digital Dining food software system. Responsible for hiring and managing kitchen staff, training, and setting work schedules. Must be well organized and maintain a clean and sanitary environment. Current Serve Safe certification required. All applicants must be at least 18 years old.
Cook: Now taking application for cooks for both our Crazy Horse restaurant and our food court cafeteria. 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.
Cleaner: Cleans bathrooms, empties trash & recyclables, sweeps, vacuums, mops and uses floor cleaning machinery. Will also wash dishes, wipe down counters and tables, restock supplies, condiments, and snacks. Responsible for other cleaning projects as needed. Must ensure that all areas are kept clean and sanitary in all areas of the lodges. This is a physically demanding position. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Looking for someone who is motivated and can work independently with little supervision. Weekend hours to start with possibly more hours being added as the season gets busier (or for any upcoming events). Applicants must be 18 or older.
Zip Line Positions
Lift Attendants: We are looking to expand our lift crew as we head into our summertime activities. Lift attendants will be responsible for monitoring the loading and unloading of guests on chair and ground carpet lifts. Guests will include those using our zip lines, our bike park, or for other special events. 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 and/or bike passes 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, and assisting with some ground work. You may also be responsible for loading and unloading downhill mountain bikes on the lifts. You must be physically fit and able to lift 50 lbs. These are temporary positions, up to 40 hours per week. Our zip lines and mountain bike park are typically open May through October. Applicants must be age 18+. Cori background check required.
Zip line guides: Responsible for guiding and providing instruction to guests that zip line at Berkshire East Canopy Tours. We are looking for staff who are people friendly, courteous, outgoing, energetic and enthusiastic. You must be good with children, patient, and able to provide clear instruction to guests. Applicants must be at least age 18, be comfortable working at heights, be physically fit, and must meet our weight requirements for zip line tours. You will be working outside in all types of weather and must be agile on rough terrain. Applicants are required to have a flexible schedule as hours vary. Guides must be available weekends, holidays, and some early evenings. You will be required to pass a Cori background check and guide training before being hired. Guides will also be required to have First Aid & CPR training which we will provide. These are temporary positions (up-to 40 hrs a week). Positions for new guides are expected to start mid-summer. Our zip lines are expected to operate through the end of October.
Bike Park Positions
Mountain Bike Patrol: Responsible for responding to any reported emergencies to evaluate injured guests and provide emergency care as appropriate. Must be able to safely navigate the terrain on a bicycle or ATV. Must become familiar with the first aid facilities and related equipment and protocols, including lift evacuation and communication systems. Will be required to attend bike guide training or have completed either a level 1 or a level 1 and 2 guide course. Qualifications are: Current Professional Rescuer CPR and (OEC, WFR, EMT, or better) emergency first aid responder. Bike patrol staff will be good ambassadors for our resort and available to provide first-aid for our other summer-time activities when necessary. ATV driving experience preferred. Cori background checks required. All positions are part time and temporary and do not include benefits. Shifts include weekends, holidays and early evenings. Our bike park is expected to be open through early November.
Bus Driver: Berkshire Whitewater is in need of experienced bus driver(s) to transport our rafting guests this season. Looking for a licensed school bus driver or someone with a minimum of a CDL Class B license with passenger & air brake endorsements. Position to start in mid-May and run through the fall season. Must have a flexible work schedule as our groups sometimes book last minute. This is a temporary position (up-to 40 hrs a week). Cori background check required.
No openings at this time
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To Contact Human Resources
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.