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.
Spring & Summer Positions
All positions are part-time and do not include benefits. Hours may be up to 30 hours per week and may include weekends, late afternoons, early evenings and holidays Cori background checks may be required.
Bike Mechanic: Service, maintain and repair mountain bikes for our rental fleet and for guests who ride at Thunder Mountain Bike Park. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Assemble new bikes for our rental fleet. Identify faults, damage, and wear on mountain bikes. Estimate parts & labor costs and provide customer quotes. Carry out routine maintenance service and safety checks on bikes. Repair bikes: (i.e. wheels, derailleurs, brakes, levers, cables, chains, tires). Wash and clean bikes. Maintain inventory of parts in bike shop for retail and rental fleet. Order bike parts, check in orders, label prices,and adjust inventory. Keep workshop clean, maintain tools & equipment in good repair. Test ride bikes to diagnose or to ensure they are functioning properly. Assist with special bike events or promotions at the resort. Inspect returning rental bikes before they return to bike rental fleet. Maintain record of all service work performed on bike rental fleet. Sell products and repair services using POS software. Process cash, credit & gift card transactions accurately & efficiently. Manage the till, count start cash and prepare nightly deposit bags. Perform other tasks as assigned by manager. Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities): Skilled in providing outstanding customer service. Experience with current mountain bike technology. Able to multitask in a fast-paced work environment. Bike shop service experience or mechanic certification required. Mountain bike riding experience required. Able to work independently with little to no supervision. Physical Demands: Must be physically fit and able to lift up to 60 lbs. Must be able to stand, bend, climb, lift, reach, push and pull repetitively. Must be mentally attentive and focused at all times. Shift Considerations: Hours may be long, including early morning through early evening. Frequent weekend and holiday shifts. Age Requirements: Applicants must be at least age 18. Competencies: Friendly Service: Treat people courteously and respond in a helpful manner. Reliability: Consistently complete tasks meeting all job requirements on time. Work Standards: Maintain high standards in the quality & consistency of work.
Transport whitewater rafting guests to river locations in company vehicles during the rafting season, (mid-May through early October). Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Provide transportation to various raft launch & take out locations. Perform safety inspection of vehicle prior to and after trips. Report any vehicle mechanical problems to management. Assist with rafting gear; packing, handing it out and collecting after trip. Clean vehicle; sweep floor, empty trash, close and wash windows. Fuel vehicle when needed and maintain all fluid levels. Maintain trip logs and other driver paperwork as required. Drive safely and follow all regulations while driving our vehicles. Secure trailer properly to van and secure rafts to trailer. Communicate with guests & staff and make each trip a fun experience. Provide driver service for other resort events and functions as needed. Perform other tasks as assigned by manager. Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities): Skilled in providing outstanding customer service. Must have a Class B Commercial Driver’s License with endorsements (either Passenger & Airbrake endorsement or school bus endorsement). Current DOT medical card (must be carried with you). Clean Motor Vehicle Driver Record. Must be able to turn bus around in designated areas. Must be able to safely navigate and back up van towing a trailer. Physical Demands: No smoking or use of tobacco products on the job. Shift Considerations: Hours may be morning through early evenings. Frequent weekend and holiday shifts. Age Requirements: Applicants must be at least age 18. Other Requirements: Cori background check required prior to being hired. No smoking or use of tobacco products on the job. Competencies: Adaptability: Adapt well to changing work priorities and company needs. Friendly Service: Treat people courteously and respond in a helpful manner. Reliability: Consistently complete tasks meeting all job requirements on time.
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.