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What's it like doing a season in New Zealand?

By EA Ski & Snowboard, 21 Feb at 00:37
Bryce Wilson is now an official ski instructor after just 3 weeks of training on EA’s ski instructor course. Check out his update on what it was like to do a season in the Southern Hemisphere's finest snow...
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Work and Travel in Canada 2014

By sneakerfreaker, Wed 30th Oct, 2013 at 16:06
To truly experience the vast and changing landscape that is Canada and take in the fascinating and diverse cultures of its people requires time and money. Taking a gap year to become completely immersed in the Canadian way of life is made possible by organisation like Smaller Earth. Their help and support in obtaining all the documentation necessary for working while exploring the stunning natural beauty of the second largest country in the world removes any angst from this thrilling undertaking.
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Ski Instructor Jobs on the Rise for Winter 2013/14

By sneakerfreaker, Thu 17th Oct, 2013 at 11:01
There are a handful of dream jobs out there, but surely it does not get much better than working as a ski instructor in the heart of the Rockies! It may sound like an exclusive career choice, but it is really a widely accessible option, aspiring instructors just need a simple Level 1 qualification to make the mark, and from there it is possible to add more credentials and climb the instructor ladder.
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Natives Summer Jobs Fair 2013 dates announced!

By adamrowden, Thu 21st Mar, 2013 at 13:32
If you are looking to work a ski season The Natives Job Fair provides a unique opportunity to be in a room at the same time as a host of ski tour operators who are currently seeking staff for the upcoming season!
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Job Description: Peak Season Jobs

By adamrowden, Thu 13th Dec, 2012 at 15:50
A number of companies will look to employ staff for the peak season weeks alone. They will require more staff when their workload increases in the busier weeks, which tend to be during Christmas and New Year as well as the February half-term and April.
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Job Description: Chalet Assistant

By adamrowden, Tue 11th Dec, 2012 at 12:03
One of the most common roles within a ski resort is the humble chalet assistant. These seasonaires are like the worker ants in the nest, but without the ability to carry 100 times their own weight, and if you don’t mind hard work, partying and mountains, then this might just be the perfect job for you.
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Job Description: Chalet Host

By adamrowden, Tue 11th Dec, 2012 at 10:48
Chalet hosting roles vary from company to company but most of them will see you working closely with a chalet chef to help with providing your guests with cracking food and caring for them whilst they are staying with you. Or, if there is no chalet chef, then you will be responsible for the running of the chalet and cooking the meals.
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Bumming it! How to be a 'Ski Bum'

By adamrowden, Tue 11th Dec, 2012 at 09:27
Ok, so this is not strictly a job description, but it sort of falls under that category because, let’s face it: who really, honestly, wants to work during their season?
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Job Description: Bar Staff / Waiter

By adamrowden, Thu 6th Dec, 2012 at 15:19
One of the most sought after roles within a ski resort is the role of bar staff. Working as a bar manager or supervisor in a hotel bar is good fun, but the best jobs in resort are based in small privately owned bars. The places where everyone hangs between sessions on the mountain, and the places where everyone parties after the lifts close.
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Job Description: Resort Rep

By adamrowden, Thu 6th Dec, 2012 at 14:17
If you are hardworking, patient and good with people, then you may just make a good resort rep. If you are lacking any of these three key elements then please, don’t take on this role, you may end up seriously harming a punter.
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Resort Driver
Location: Multiple regions; Sectors: Customer Advisor, Hospitality, Outdoor, Resorts; Categories: Ski
Operational Quality Executive
Location: Multiple regions; Sectors: Customer Advisor, Management, Office, Other; Categories: UK
Chalet Supervisor/Team Leader
Location: France; Sectors: Management; Categories: Ski
Chalet Hosts/Chefs - Premium Service
Location: France; Sectors: Chef; Categories: Ski
CHALET HOST
Location: France; Sectors: Chalet Host; Categories: Ski
Chalet Couple
Location: France; Sectors: Chalet Host; Categories: Ski
Chalet Chef/Cook
Location: France; Sectors: Chef; Categories: Ski
Maintenance Person/Driver
Location: France; Sectors: Other; Categories: Ski
Ski Travel Consultant
Location: UK; Sectors: Customer Advisor, Office, Other, Resorts; Categories: UK
Ski Instructor Course - CSIA
Location: Canada; Sectors: Instructors; Categories: Courses