Shawnee Peak opens for both day and night skiing in mid December to mid March; most departments have two shifts. We are open for skiing day and night Monday-Saturday and 8:30am-4:30pm Sundays. There is a third shift for snowmaking.

We are holding two job fairs for the upcoming season. If you are seeking employment for the 2014-2015 season it is strongly recommended that you attend one of the two sessions.  You may choose either Thursday November 6th from 4-7pm or Saturday the 8th of November from 10am -1pm. All head of department staff with open positions will be present.  Please fill out an application and bring a resume with you.

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Indoor Positions Available

SnowSports School

Hiring SnowSports School Desk personnel.  Weekends a must.  Be comfortable handling money, on the phone, with a computer and dealing with the public.

Peek a Boo Daycare

State-licensed Day Care for ages 6 months to 6 Years. Employees ages 18 or older preferred.  Shawnee Peak will provide CPR training.  Weekends/holidays are a must.  Occasionaly "on-call" midweek care providers needed.

Blizzards Pub

Interviewing for servers, bar staff, kitchen, dishwashers and bar backs.  Must be 18 or older for most positions.


Day and Night positions.  Weekends/Holidays may be required.

Front Office 

Day and Night Positions available.  Weekends and holidays are required.


Second Shift and weekend postitions available.



Outdoor Positions Available


Unpaid, volunteer positions. Get a season pass and employee benefits.  Positions available for Monday, Saturday, Sunday and Holiday Mornings. 

SnowSports School

Ski/Snowboard Instructors needed.  Must be able to work weekends/holidays.  Part-time and full-time needed.  Two December training weekends mandatory.


Must be 18 or older.  We hire for 3 shifts - 8am-4pm; 4pm-midnight; midnight-8am.  Heavy lifting required.

Lift Operator

Must be 18 or older. Nights and weekends are required.

Race Department

Must be 18 or older. Should be available to work Monday through Friday Nights and some weekends. 

Parking Lot Attendants

Weekend and Holiday hours only.

Skiing Benefits

Full time seasonal (more than 32 hours) employees receive a season pass for themselves. Full time seasonal may purchase discounted season passes for their dependents according to the schedule as outlined in the employee manual. Part time seasonal (less than 32 hours per week) employees receive a pass for themselves, no discount first year for dependent passes. Volunteer Seasonal Employees receive a season pass for themselves only.

Additional Benefits

All employees and volunteers are entitled to a 25% discount in the cafeterias located in the Main Base Lodge and East Lodge. Day Care Discount is 50% based on availability. All paid employees are entitled to a free Learn to Ski or Snowboard group lesson if a lesson is forming. Multi-week programs including SkiWee, Junior Mountaineers and MiniRiders are available for a 50% discount for full-time employees, 30% for part-time employees and volunteers. Availability based on the discretion of the Ski School Director. Rental equipment is available for $10 for all employees - based on availability.