Ski Season Jobs & Courses 2018/19

Thinking about working in a ski resort this year? Whether your first winter, or your tenth, we have job opportunities with some of the biggest ski companies, as well as plenty of hidden gems with smaller companies operating from more exclusive ski resorts.

If you are new to the mountains, check out our application guide, and remember that new jobs are added regularly during the peak season, so make sure you check back for all the latest ski resort vacancies. Newsletter subscribers get new jobs first!


Chalet Chef

Chalet Chef

Are you either a qualified chef or someone with plenty of catering experience? Would you like to utilise your creative chefing skills whilst working in a lovely chalet and spending a winter in Courchevel, one of Europe’s best ski resorts?
Chalet Chef

Head Chef

Head Chef

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.
Head Chef

Chalet Chef

Chalet Chef

Mountain Heaven are looking to recruit chalet chefs and cooks for their Premium chalets in Courchevel and Morzine. The role of the chalet cook is to oversee the smooth running of your chalet kitchen and produce breakfast, afternoon tea and 4 course evening meals to a high standard.
Chalet Chef


Resort manager

Resort manager

As resort manager you will need to be organised, calm under pressure and above all have a natural ability for leading and motivating our small team.
Resort manager

Ski Patrol Course

Ski Patrol Course

Join the mountain emergency service. This unique training programme provides you with the modules and certifications required to become a ski patroller in resorts across the world. Ski Patrol isn't just for skiers - snowboarders make great patrollers too!
Ski Patrol Course

Snowboard Instructor Course

Snowboard Instructor Course

Choose life in the mountains, make your gap year count by qualifying as a snowboard instructor. We take care of everything so you can focus of having fun & training. Courses in Canada include accommodation, meals, tuition, level 1 exam and season lift pass, and the option to add flights & transfer
Snowboard Instructor Course


chef job

Chefs & Catering

Skiing is an energetic sport and tends to make people hungry. The role of the Chalet Chef is a key part of the chalet experience and many companies offer specialist cookery courses to help you get the most from a winter season.
Chefs & Catering Jobs
What does a ski chalet chef do?

chalet host

Chalet Host

Chalet jobs are a popular way to earn money and experience life in a winter resort. There is some hard work involved, but you should still get enough free time to make the most of the surrounding mountains and snow.
Chalet Host Jobs
What does a chalet host do?

chalet couple

Chalet Couples

If you and your significant other, or friend, could work as a team to run a ski chalet, a chalet couple job could be the ideal way for you to find work in a ski resort View our current host/chef jobs.
Chalet Couple Jobs
What do ski chalet couples do?

ski resort staff

Resort Staff

Ski resorts require a lot of staff to keep them running smoothly. Holiday companies employ cleaners, drivers, maintenance people as well as resort reps and administration staff. View the pick of this season's resort staff vacancies.
Ski Resort Jobs
What does a ski resort rep do?



ski resort childcare

Childcare Staff

Skiing is an energetic sport and tends to make people hungry. The role of the Chalet Chef is a key part of the chalet experience and many companies offer specialist cookery courses to help you get the most from a winter season.
Nanny & Au pair Jobs

bar and catering staff

Hospitality Jobs

Chalet jobs are a popular way to earn money and experience life in a winter resort. There is some hard work involved, but you should still get enough free time to make the most of the surrounding mountains and snow.
Bar and Hospitality Jobs

skier

Management Roles

If you and your significant other, or friend, could work as a team to run a ski chalet, a chalet couple job could be the ideal way for you to find work in a ski resort View our current host/chef jobs.
Management Jobs

ski resort driver job

Drivers and Mainenance

Ski resorts require a lot of staff to keep them running smoothly. Holiday companies employ cleaners, drivers, maintenance people as well as resort reps and administration staff. View the pick of this season's resort staff vacancies.
Driver/Maintenance Jobs



ski jobs france

Ski Jobs France

France has turned its portion of the Alps into a series of winter playgrounds that attract people from all over the world, and as a resort worker, you have lots of opportunities to find ski jobs and earn good money in this skiing paradise.
Ski Jobs in France

austria ski jobs

Ski Jobs Austria

Well known resorts like Kitzbühel and St Anton are great places to work due to the lower cost of living and great skiing. These resorts need plenty of seasonal staff to work in their bars, restaurants, chalets and of course, ski schools.
Ski Jobs in Austria

chalet cookery course

Chalet Cookery Courses

If your only cooking and hosting experience is dinner parties for friends, you should consider one of the excellent chalet cookery courses where you will learn how to run a small kitchen and prepare delicious mountain food.
Chalet Cookery Courses

ski instructor course

Ski Instructor Courses

A ski instructor course will gain you an internationally recognised qualification and put you on track to have the best office environment you could ever imagine. Discover the best value courses in the world!
Ski Instructor Courses



My journey to the top

My journey to the top

Some people become so completely obsessed with skiing that they give up their job and spend their life savings on living, breathing and learning everything snow.

My journey to the top >>

Ski work visas

Ski work visas

As much as we try to make things clear in this article, we would definitely recommend you take official advice on whether or not you need a visa as it would be a shame to get thrown out for working without permission.

Ski work visas >>

Ski Instructor Salary

Ski Instructor Salary

5 tips designed to guide you on how to maximise your salary this winter. The slightly easier to get jobs tend to offer fairly basic wages so if you want to earn a bit of money as well as enjoy your time in resort, you need to think smart.

Ski Instructor Salary >>

The Chalet Host Role

The Chalet Host Role

Ever wondered what a chalet host really does? Read our detailed guide, covering every aspect of the job, including an hour by hour over view of a typical day in the mountains.

The Chalet Host Role >>