For over 45 years Selkirk Snowcat Skiing has developed a deep and loyal following amongst powder and backcountry enthusiasts… guests and staff alike! Positions for Winter 21/22 are posted here below:

Selkirk Snowcat Skiing staff enjoy:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Tips
  • Family atmosphere
  • Ski days!

Current Openings

Massage Therapist

Full-time massage therapist/practitioner to work 1 week on/off mid December thru first week of April, 2022. This is an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate to gain experience, earn great wages and enjoy the perks of a lodge based ski operation.

Job Requirements

  • Provide massage to guests of Selkirk Snowcat Skiing during winter operation
  • Complete daily laundry responsibilities and keep massage area clean & tidy.
  • Manage supplies (oils, linens, provide music, etc.)
  • Provide 30 minute stretch class every morning of your scheduled shift
  • Assist housekeeping 1 day/week and light kitchen duties for 2 hours each day   

Qualifications

  • Registered Massage Therapy certification or similar education and experience
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Exemplary personal hygiene
  • Proven team player attitude and willingness to pitch in if required
  • Reliable transportation (4 wheel drive preferred)
  • Ability to work 6 days/nights away from home
  • Accommodation and all meals will be provided during shifts
Lodge Caretaker

Lodge Caretaker position available to work from mid-December thru the second week of April 2022. Affectionately known as “Floater with the Motor” the Lodge Caretaker works efficiently behind the scenes to ensure day-to-day activities run smoothly in and around the lodge and guests have an enjoyable stay.  

Daily Responsibilities: The following are the primary duties and responsibilities with a few examples. Priorities, however, may change depending on the day: 

  • Dishwashing and kitchen duties (cleaning, some food prep, rotating stock) 
  • Snow shoveling around lodge and snowmobiles 
  • Sweeping and maintaining front deck & stairs 
  • Refuel snowmobiles 
  • Load/unload freight and other deliveries 
  • Restock firewood  
  • Maintain and tidy recycling and garbage area 
  • Monitor hot tub 
  • Ability to follow Radio communication protocols and Emergency Response Plan  

Qualifications 

  • Team oriented and “can do” attitude 
  • Exemplary personal hygiene  
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays 
  • Familiarity and comfortable driving a snowmobile  
  • Proven guest service ability with attention to detail 
  • Must be able to lift up to 23 kg.  
  • Reliable transportation is a must (preferably 4-wheel drive) 
Snowcat Driver

Snowcat Driver position available to work from end of November to the first week of April 2022.  This is a fantastic opportunity to work in one of BC’s best winter playgrounds and enjoy the perks of working with a well-established team of dedicated drivers. 

Job requirements: 

  • Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the snowcat, and the safety of all passengers 
  • Be prepared to respond appropriately in an emergency and take direction from guides and respond to radio communication (Be familiar with Rescue Plan)  
  • Understand and complete a daily task list 
  • Ensure your snowcat is properly fueled and all engine fluid levels are maintained 
  • Loading and offloading gear, daily 
  • Maintain a network of roads and terrain around the lodge and at pickups/drop-offs  
  • Deliver an unparalleled guest experience on the mountain and in the lodge 

Qualifications: 

  • Experience operating heavy equipment 
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays 
  • Proven team player attitude and willingness 
  • Must be able to lift up to 23 kg 
  • Reliable transportation (4-wheel drive preferred) 
  • Accommodation and all meals will be provided during shifts 

How to apply

Thank you for your interest in joining our team!  To apply, please send resume and cover letter to: hr@selkirksnowcatskiing.com.

"You guys have a special program going on and I'm going to have the worst FOMO all winter. I hope our paths cross again soon, and I'll always be referring people to you if they want an amazing experience".

Elora Braden - Photographer