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Summer positions available soon at Whiteface!
Thank you for your interest in working with the Olympic Authority. We value our staff and look forward to discussing the opportunities with you.
Whiteface is constantly seeking operational support in both labor-oriented and skilled positions. We’re always on the lookout for exceptional employees who enjoy working in a fast-paced and fun environment!
Assist guests with safe, efficient and courteous loading and unloading of lifts. Attendants are responsible for maintaining ramps as well as scanning season passes and lift tickets. Knowledge of Whiteface Mountain a plus.
Do you have impressive skills in skiing or riding? Love working with people? The Snowsports Team could be for you, where you’ll teach both children and adults to ski and snowboard. Knowledge of skiing/riding and ski slopes needed. Instructor Training Course (ITC) available.
Assist with keeping our buildings in tip-top shape for our guests. Job duties include: janitorial work, cleaning lodges and snow removal. Full Time or Part Time positions available.
Give our guests a warm welcome while assisting them with instructions for parking. Other duties include: keeping parking areas clean and orderly, snow removal and operation of snow removal equipment. Full Time or Part Time positions available.
Whiteface Mountain, an ORDA managed facility, is in search of a full-time/year-round Accounts Payable Clerk. Primary responsibilities will focus on adhering to A/P policies and procedures, financial reporting, and record keeping. The successful candidate will: make sure that all purchases follow ORDA and NYS purchasing guidelines; ensure purchases and rentals are insured on a timely basis; and maintain a file of venue specific contracts and keep the General Manager apprised of needed renewals and/or terminating contracts. Additional responsibilities include tracking, maintaining, and ensuring timely payment of invoices, tracking Capital requisitions and invoices, maintaining an inventory of purchased property, and maintaining records of utility usage. This position reports directly to the Venue Business Manager and will work directly with ORDA’s Finance Department on Accounts Payable reporting.
Qualifications: This position requires knowledge of basic business practices. Prior experience with finance office functions and demonstrated understanding of confidentiality (supported with references) is required. One (1) year experience in Accounts Payable business procedures is preferred. Knowledge of accounting software is a plus. The successful candidate needs to be computer literate as well as knowledgeable in Microsoft Office Suite applications with good typing skills. Must demonstrate a professional appearance as well as outstanding organizational and communication skills. Knowledge of NYS purchasing guidelines preferred. Will train the right candidate.
Compensation: ORDA offers a competitive salary along with a generous benefits package including: paid leave (sick, vacation, and personal time); paid holidays; health, dental, and vision insurance; long term disability and supplemental life insurance at preferred rates; participation in the NYS and Local Retirement Systems; and participation in NYS Deferred Compensation.
Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and resumé to:
Betsy Kane, Whiteface HR Manager
5021 NYS Rt. 86, PO Box 1980
Wilmington, NY 12997
Phone: 518-946-2223 ext. 8408 | Fax: 518-946-7400
ELECTRICIAN – LIFT MAINTENANCE
Whiteface Mountain, an ORDA managed facility, is seeking a full-time, year-round Electrician to provide electrical expertise and support in its Lift Maintenance department. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: repairing electrical/mechanical components of ski lifts while at the same time ensuring the safety of both employees and guests; operating heavy equipment and all-terrain vehicles; and troubleshooting lift malfunctions. The ideal candidate will have experience with PLC’s, variable speed drives, along with familiarity working with 24V DC up to 480V AC; reading blueprints and schematics; troubleshooting and fixing ski lifts, and estimating repair and maintenance costs.
This individual reports to the Lift Maintenance Supervisor and will perform related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: Completion of apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience in ski lift electrical maintenance plus two years of relevant experience. Ability to climb towers 60′ in height; ability to lift 50-75 lbs. repeatedly. Working knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and equipment used in the safe operation of Ski lifts; working knowledge of the practices, facility standards codes and regulations applicable to the department; ability to prepare oral and written reports; and ability to train and supervise others with an emphasis on teamwork and productivity
Wage: Entry rate of $19.04/hr; benefits pursuant to CSEA Contract including health, dental, and vision insurances; paid time off; participation in NYS and Employees Retirement Systems; and the ability to participate in New York State Deferred Compensation, a qualified 457-b retirement savings plan.
Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resumé with the Subject Line of “Electrician – Lift Maintenance Inquiry” to:
Mike LeBlanc, Whiteface Mountain Assistant Manager – firstname.lastname@example.org
The following positions are available for the upcoming 2020/21 Season with our concessionaire, Centerplate:
- Retail Associates
- Rental & Repair Techs
- Boot Fitters
- Bartenders (Restaurant / Grill)
- Servers (Fine Dining)
- Manager and Supervisory positions available
Electronic applications may be submitted below.
Other Career Opportunities
LAKE PLACID OLYMPIC VENUES
We also have career opportunities available at our Lake Placid venues, including the Olympic Center, Olympic Jumping Complex, Olympic Sports Complex and Mt. Van Hoevenberg. Learn more about our available positions below!
Whiteface Mountain is constantly seeking operational support in both labor-oriented and skilled positions. We’re always on the lookout for exceptional employees who enjoy working in a fast-paced and fun environment!
Plus, working at Whiteface includes great employee perks:
- Ski privileges at Whiteface, Gore, Belleayre and Mt. Van Hoevenberg
Reciprocal privileges at other ski areas
Employee discounts at the venues
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