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SEASONAL CHALET HOST JOBS

blue square Ski chalet jobs are a popular way to earn money, experience life in a winter resort, and have great access to skiing and snowboarding during the winter season. There is some hard work involved, and often unsociable hours as you have to be awake before the guests and asleep after they have everything they need, but you should still get enough free time to make the most of the surrounding mountains and snow with many companies giving you plenty of time off to enjoy yourself. Follow this link for a full chalet host job description.

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Chalet Manager


Chalet Manager
Ski Company: Alpine Elements
Alpine Elements Ltd is a medium sized tour operator specialising in ski and summer beach & alpine activity holidays operating throughout France, Greece and St. Anton, Austria, with their sister company iGO SKi offering short ski breaks.

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Chef and Host Couple


Chef and Host Couple
Ski Company: Ice and Fire Ski
Working with Ice and Fire give you the chance to spend a winter season in the amazing La Plagne resort in the French Alps. You'll have lots of time to ski or snowboard during the season, meet friends for life, learn new skills and to live and work in an amazing environment and stunning location.




Head Chef - Winter 17

Head Chef - Winter 17

We are actively seeking Head Chefs to come work in our superb chalet hotels located in top European ski resorts.
Head Chef - Winter 17

Chalet Host

Chalet Host

NINE & TENNE Chatel is looking for an outstanding professional host to work in one of our luxury chalets to produce delicious menus for our discerning guests.
Chalet Host

Chalet Host/Cook Independent

Chalet Host/Cook Independent

As an independent Chalet Host you will run your own small chalet to provide a successful and welcoming chalet holiday to all our clients. This involves cooking and hosting. You work as part of a small team with other AA hosts. MUST BE FEMALE - DUE TO SHARED ACCOMMODATIONS
Chalet Host/Cook Independent

Chalet Couple (professional chef & host)

Chalet Couple (professional chef & host)

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and experienced couple to run one of our chalets in La Plagne. One of you will be a professional, passionate chef with restaurant experience; the other will be a friendly, presentable chalet host. If you have a can-do attitude, we'd love to talk to you.
Chalet Couple (professional chef & host)


Chalet Manager

Chalet Manager

Alpine Elements Ltd is a medium sized tour operator specialising in ski and summer beach & alpine activity holidays operating throughout France, Greece and St. Anton, Austria, with their sister company iGO SKi offering short ski breaks.
Chalet Manager

Talented Chalet Chef/Host Couple

Talented Chalet Chef/Host Couple

Snow Trippin are looking for a talented and highly motivated chef and chalet host to work in our luxury catered chalets this winter. In return for you hard work and dedication we will offer you a superb working experience with excellent benefits and plenty of time on the mountain!
Talented Chalet Chef/Host Couple

Hotel Manager Skibound Winter 17/18

Hotel Manager Skibound Winter 17/18

You will be responsible for the day to day running of the hotel and also providing support to all other department colleagues. As the Hotel Manager you will be accountable for ensuring that high levels of customer service are maintained at all times.
Hotel Manager Skibound Winter 17/18

Chalet Support Couple

Chalet Support Couple

The Chalet Relief Couple are fully trained hosts and their purpose is to provide support in any chalet, often at short notice, in any resort and for whatever reason - temporary replacement of a chalet couple due to injury or sickness or just helping out if a couple are struggling and need extra help
Chalet Support Couple


Head Chef

Head Chef

As Head Chef you will be responsible for leading the kitchen team in one of our large Chalets or Chalet Hotels.
Head Chef

Driver / House Master Couple

Driver / House Master Couple

A "proper" driving and chalet job in the French Alps with plenty of time off to make the most of the mountains. We are seeking responsible and reliable professional drivers and house master to join our expanding team. For details on the driver role please read our 'Transfer Driver' advert.
Driver / House Master Couple

Premium Chalet Host

Premium Chalet Host


Premium Chalet Host

Chalet Couple

Chalet Couple

As a chalet couple, you are responsible for hosting one of our catered chalets, looking after the guests each week to provide the exceptional levels of customer service we are renowned for. We have various chalet roles available - standard chalet couples, driver couples and premium service.
Chalet Couple


Chalet Host for Luxury 5* Chalets

Chalet Host for Luxury 5* Chalets

Avery Crest are looking for Chalet Hosts to work in luxury 5* Chalets in Meribel. You will be working in some of the most desirable chalets in Meribel, in excellent locations. You must be guest focused and passionate about providing 5* levels of service
Chalet Host for Luxury 5* Chalets

Chalet Management Couple

Chalet Management Couple

We have a stunning chalet perched above the beautiful village of Samoens. We have an excellent reputation, and have been featured extensively in the Press. We are seeking an enthusiastic couple who will delight in offering great service, superb food and a warm welcome to our guests.
Chalet Management Couple

Assistant Hotel Manager Skibound Winter 17/18

Assistant Hotel Manager Skibound Winter 17/18

As a Skibound Assistant Manager you truly will form a partnership with our Hotel Managers, striving for the same goal in creating an excellent experience for our customers and team. You’ll really understand how a hotel works and be able to confidently manage, when the going gets tough.
Assistant Hotel Manager Skibound Winter 17/18

Chalet Host

Chalet Host

This person makes the guests holiday. From welcoming the guests, performing a welcome speech, helping with lift passes and equipment hire to keeping the chalet in tip top condition, having a in dept knowledge of the resort and serving food. A “can do” enthusiastic attitude is essential.
Chalet Host


Chalet Cook/Chef

Chalet Cook/Chef

Based in Chalet Christine – our large 28 person chalet in La Tania the Chalet Cook/Chef has responsibility for the kitchen and chalet stock and, with the help of the chalets hosts, ensures all meals are provided to company standards following our fixed menu.
Chalet Cook/Chef

Chalet couple both great cooks/hosts

Chalet couple both great cooks/hosts

The role is to run neighboring 8-bed chalets, candidates must, therefore, be both excellent hosts and cooks. The job is incredibly rewarding because you are responsible for the success of your own chalet and fortunate to have the support of the chalet next door.
Chalet couple both great cooks/hosts

Chalet Couple

Chalet Couple

We are a small personable chalet company located in Bardonecchia, in the Italian alps. We pride ourselves on our exceptional food, friendly professional service and superb chalet location. We have just finished our 7th winter season and are looking ahead to next winter.
Chalet Couple

Resort Management Couple - Catered Chalets

Resort Management Couple - Catered Chalets

You will be helping to get the best out of our chalet host team across a portfolio of 6 luxury chalets, with the aim to facilitate a seamless guest experience from the moment they start preparing for their holiday, to when the client arrives in resort, to the moment they leave resort.
Resort Management Couple - Catered Chalets


Resort Host

Resort Host

Can you party and problem solve in equal measures? Are you a true people person with a natural gift of the gab? Set the scene of your guest’s holiday, being their ‘go to’ friendly face in resort and blow their holiday expectations out of the water!
Resort Host

Hotel Host Skibound Winter 17/18

Hotel Host Skibound Winter 17/18

As a Hotel Host your role is very much customer facing; you will be directly involved with the guests and providing a comprehensive meal service at breakfast and evening meal times, plus housekeeping duties such as cleaning and presenting the bedrooms and communal areas.
Hotel Host Skibound Winter 17/18

Chalet Chef

Chalet Chef

Do you aspire to be a canapé connoisseur with a cooking style that goes the extra mile? If you have an appetite for producing both excellent food and service this could be the mountain job for you! Work as part of a close knit team and take your passion for cooking to the next level!
Chalet Chef

Chalet Supervisor

Chalet Supervisor

The Chalet Supervisor reports to the Resort Manager of La Tania and is responsible for the running of our large 28 bed Chalet Christine, ensuring service levels are delivered to the guests in the correct way and managing and motivating the chalet team.
Chalet Supervisor


Chalet Host

Chalet Host

As a Chalet Host you will use your skills and passion for hospitality and customer service every day; your role is to provide our guests with a high quality service in a family friendly environment. You will have a well-developed eye for detail and enjoy interacting with your guests.
Chalet Host

Chalet Chef

Chalet Chef

Leading a larger chalet team, providing quality catering Chalet Chef duties will include providing breakfast, afternoon tea and a 4 course evening meal. You will need to be able to manage your stock and budget efficiently, as well as carry out some basic administration.
Chalet Chef

Chalet Couple - Chef & Host

Chalet Couple - Chef & Host

We’re looking for a chalet couple to joining our small family run company in Châtel, France this is a great opportunity to work a ski season as part of a friendly team. Plus you’ll have plenty of time to explore the huge "Portes du Soleil" ski area.
Chalet Couple - Chef & Host

Chalet Supervisor

Chalet Supervisor

Are you an experienced and organised Chalet Host looking for a step up, a step towards management level? Have you completed one or more seasons as a Chalet Host and are now looking for a new challenge?
Chalet Supervisor


Head chef for flagship chalet

Head chef for flagship chalet

The chef is responsible for the production of remarkable food. It is a rare chance to have guided carte blanche within our values and would suit an experienced chef with a real passion for good food.Our flagship chalet George sleeps 14 and is run by a team of 3 allowing for a high level of service.
Head chef for flagship chalet

Chalet Host

Chalet Host

We’re looking for a chalet host to run and manage a 4-bedroom chalet. Working alongside our professional chalet chef, the chalet host role will involve looking after our highly valued guests, making them feel welcome and happy in the chalet that will become their home for the week.
Chalet Host

Housekeeper Skibound Winter 17/18

Housekeeper Skibound Winter 17/18

As a housekeeper you will be responsible for making sure nothing is out of place. You’ll be the person who keeps our hotel hosts focused on keeping the hotel looking spotless.
Housekeeper Skibound Winter 17/18

Handyperson Skibound Winter 17/18

Handyperson Skibound Winter 17/18

Do you know the difference between a flat head and a pozi? Are you always the one to fix a leaky tap? We’re looking for handy people to join our team that really know their way around a tool box.
Handyperson Skibound Winter 17/18


Chalet Manager

Chalet Manager

Is your love for food and service unrivalled? Do you know your pâté from your parfait? Do you have real enthusiasm and determination to deliver the highest of standards and are able to inspire and lead a team of hosts to do the same?
Chalet Manager

Head Chef Skibound Winter 17/18

Head Chef Skibound Winter 17/18

As the Head Chef you will need to be aware of your stock levels and make sure that all orders are submitted in a timely manner and all deliveries are accurately checked, stored and food samples are taken in accordance with HACCP regulations.
Head Chef Skibound Winter 17/18

Chalet Host

Chalet Host

Picture this... fire crackling, starters sizzling, glasses clinking. Not your average office. Be the heart and soul of a chalet, welcoming guests from the moment they step into resort until their holiday comes to an end.
Chalet Host

Chalet Host

Chalet Host

Our chalet hosts are responsible for looking after our guests from the moment they walk through the door and it is their job to ensure they have an incredible holiday.
Chalet Host


Chalet Supervisor

Chalet Supervisor

Do you have a passion for perfection, and the ability to inspire? Assist with leading resort chalet staff to new heights, supporting the Resort and Chalet Manager in training and motivating them from the start to the end of the season.
Chalet Supervisor

Chalet chef couple / friends (eco-friendly chalet)

Chalet chef couple / friends (eco-friendly chalet)

Are you a chef, or keen cook, passionate not only about the mountains, but also about the environment and animal welfare? Can your partner/friend drive? If so, come and join our team of 4 other hosts running our eco-friendly ski chalet in the huge, snow-sure Paradiski.
Chalet chef couple / friends (eco-friendly chalet)

Chalet Host

Chalet Host

As an Alpine Elements Chalet Host you will represent the company and be directly responsible for ensuring all of our chalet customer’s holiday expectations are exceeded.
Chalet Host

Kitchen Porter/ Night Porter Skibound Winter 17/18

Kitchen Porter/ Night Porter Skibound Winter 17/18

The role of Kitchen Porter / Night Porter is split into two and therefore you will be working within both departments on a rotating shift pattern.
Kitchen Porter/ Night Porter Skibound Winter 17/18


Chalet hosts

Chalet hosts

We are looking for two dedicated and hardworking chalet hosts to work alongside us in our seven bedroom catered chalet in St Jean d'Aulps, Morzine. The roles involve, cleaning, helping chef in the kitchen, driving guests to and from the slopes and providing exceptional customer service to our guests
Chalet hosts

Chalet Couple

Chalet Couple

Clarian Chalets is looking for a team of three; a chef, chalet manager and chauffeur. We are looking for people with a responsible and mature attitude to manage a luxury chalet. Each person needs to be enthusiastic, hard working and dedicated to providing a unique experience for our guests.
Chalet Couple

Chalet Host Couple

Chalet Host Couple

We are looking for a couple with experience of hosting or working in a chalet or the hospitality industry. A friendly outgoing personality is essential to interact with our guests (including children). An ability to work on own initiative and take responsibility is key.
Chalet Host Couple

Chalet Couple

Chalet Couple

We’re looking for enthusiastic and experienced couples to run our chalets in La Tania. We are looking for couples with great personalities, who are welcoming and professional.
Chalet Couple


Head Chalet Host

Head Chalet Host

If you have a penchant to provide perfect service this could be the alpine job you’ve been waiting for. Manage a large chalet with a close knit team with your role concentrating on the entire running of the chalet, enriching the guests experience making their Skiworld holiday truly special!
Head Chalet Host

Chalet Host

Chalet Host

As a chalet host in our large 28 bed chalet "Chalet Christine" in La Tania, you will be part of the team responsible for providing the catered service to our guests - duties will include assisting the chef will meal preparation, cleaning and general customer service.
Chalet Host

Chalet Host

Chalet Host

We are on the lookout for the best and the brightest to join The Mountain Heaven team. We want outgoing personalities who are interested in skiing and love spending time with guests. People who are quick thinkers, problem solvers, hosts with the most, positive, smart and hardworking. We expect every
Chalet Host

Chef for Luxury 5* Chalets

Chef for Luxury 5* Chalets

Fine Dining chefs wanted to Luxury Chalets in Meribel. You will be solely responsible for the food offering in the chalet and must be passionate about providing exquisite fine dining food. You should have a natural flair and passion for food and be very happy to work in a customer facing role.
Chef for Luxury 5* Chalets


Talented & Professional Chef & Host Couple

Talented & Professional Chef & Host Couple

Are you a talented Chef & Host Couple looking to develop your experience & skills running your own luxury mountain home, designing your own fine dining menus, creating unforgettable experiences, whilst working in beautiful surroundings ..... then this is the opportunity for you.
Talented & Professional Chef & Host Couple

chalet host

chalet host

Working for Come Ski you will be passionate about offering a five star level of service to clients. You will be dedicated to providing a holiday to remember to all guests, by offering an excellent level of service with a nothing is too much trouble attitude. You will enjoy working as part of a small
chalet host

Chalet Couple

Chalet Couple

Working for Come-Ski you will be passionate about food and cooking. You will be dedicated to providing a holiday to remember to all guests, by offering an excellent level of service with a nothing is too much trouble attitude. You will enjoy working as part of a small team and taking responsibility
Chalet Couple

Chalet Couple

Chalet Couple

Spend the winter in the heart of the Three Valleys running one of our beautiful chalets! We are looking for couples or friends to be part of our small luxury chalet company.
Chalet Couple


Driver/host

Driver/host

We are looking for a couple or 2 individuals to operate a 10 bed chalet in La Tania with 1 person having a split role also doing airport transfers.
Driver/host

Ski chalet couple/hosts

Ski chalet couple/hosts

We are looking for conscientious couples with relevant experience or skills to operate our ski chalets in Meribel and La Tania. The main tasks include providing meals to a high standard, keeping the chalet clean, changeovers, and generally managing the chalet, assisting the guests where required.
Ski chalet couple/hosts

vacancy filled

Chalet Host couple

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated couple with a passion for food and customer service to work in our beautiful chalet to provide a first class experience for our guests, producing high quality, freshly prepared food and creating a warm and friendly relaxed atmosphere.
Chalet Host couple

vacancy filled

Experienced Chalet Hosts

If you are looking for work this season then we would love to hear from you. Whether you are a Chef, Couple, Host, Bar worker or Manager we will definitely have an opportunity for you this ski season. We work with amazing companies in amazing locations. APPLY TODAY
Experienced Chalet Hosts

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A small chalet taking a family or two may be run by a couple or a few individuals, in which case you could be tasked with cooking and cleaning and much else besides. If you are interested in taking on a small chalet that involves some cooking, but you haven't got the experience, we'd certainly recommend you think about taking a chalet cookery course.

The staff needed to run a ski chalet will cover a wide range of jobs, including chalet cooks, cleaners, and hospitality or hosts. Chalets vary in size, some catering for just a few people, others for several dozen and the bigger the chalet. The size of the chalet will often determine your job role. The more staff required to run the chalet, the more specialised your task. If the chalet takes a lot of people then they will probably need a dedicated chef with a good degree of previous experience.

Daily life

Starting early in the morning, you may be required to see to breakfast. Holiday makers with a long day on the slopes ahead of them are going to need a lot of fuel so dishing out a few bowls of cocoa pops probably isn't going to cut the mustard. After breakfast you are going to be cleaning and getting ready for the evening meal. If you are working on the catering side you will have to spend some of your time shopping for ingredients, especially with the smaller chalets, you will have to do all the budgeting and shopping to make sure nobody goes hungry. And the last thing you want is a ski chalet full of hungry snowboarders! By evening you will either be serving meals to the guests, clearing up at the end of the meal, and setting your alarm clock for breakfast the following morning.

Changeover days

If you are on the chalet host side of the job, you will have the changeover day to deal with, which means cleaning the chalet from top to bottom, between guests departing and new guests arriving. Unless the company you are working for is quite big, they probably won't have their own reps, so that could be your job too. You may be responsible for meeting guests, driving them back to the resort and getting them settled in the chalet. But other than shopping for supplies and changeover days, you can expect the middle of your day to be mostly leisure time. All we would say is take care if you plan to do some skiing. If we had a pound for every time we had an advertiser call us to re-advertise a vacancy because one of their chalet staff had broken a limb(!)

Ski chalets are often luxurious accommodation and almost always situated in stunning locations - some right on the pistes themselves. It may not always be a well paid job, but with your accommodation and meals taken care of, and a resonable amount of free time compared with some other winter jobs (see our comparison guide), finding employment in a chalet is an understandably appealing way to work a season. So, if you are looking to head to the Alps this winter, you could do worse than get yourself a chalet job. For more options of who is currently recruiting, please view the jobs being offered below.

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