Copper Mountain Ski Resort

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Copper Mountain

Distinguish yourself from the competition, because it isn't just any old mountain job. Our employees are passionate about living great experiences every day. Copper is known for its dynamic work atmosphere – we work where we play! Join our team at a mountain ranked #1 among locals and also above industry standard in employee engagement.

Copper Mountain Resort is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer competitive benefits, employee housing, and a unique work atmosphere. All of our job opportunities are located at Copper Mountain Resort in Summit County, Colorado. 90 miles west of Denver, we are situated in the heart of Colorado’s playground. All candidates must fill out an application to be considered for employment.

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Our Jobs

Food and Beverage, Maintenance, Office/Administrative, Transportation, Lift Operations, Base Operations, Ski and Snowboard Instructors, Call Center, Lodging and Athletic Club, Woodward at Copper

Currently Hiring

Copper Mountain Resort is hiring!

Room and Board

Copper offers affordable dormitory style housing during the winter season right at the base of the mountain – just a few steps away from your work! From the minute you enter the building, you will find yourself living an experience with 400 of your friends. Throughout the season a number of events are held for residents ranging from dance parties to ski trips at other resorts throughout Colorado. Double occupancy and limited single occupancy rooms are available. Upon securing employment at Copper, please contact your supervisor to discuss availability and consideration for employee housing. Copper employees receive a 20%-50% discount at nearly all food and beverage locations at the resort as well as two locations that provide $5 lunches. Employees also receive 10% off of gas at the Copper Conoco station.

Employee Perks

Winter Seasonal and Year Round Staff:

  • Season pass to Copper Mountain Resort.
  • $10 dependent passes to Copper Mountain Resort.
  • Ski Exchanges- Ski FREE all season at Arapahoe Basin, Aspen, Crested Butte, Durango, Echo, Eldora, Highlands, Loveland, Powderhorn, Ski Cooper, Sunlight, Telluride, Winter Park, Steamboat, Snowmass, Monarch, and Sol Vista. Dependents receive a 50% discount.
  • Complimentary tickets for friends and family (amount of tickets depends on longevity at Copper).
  • Unlimited Ski Privileges at our sister resorts for full time employees:
      1. Park City, Utah
      2. Killington, Vermont
      3. Mt. Bachelor, Oregon
      4. Boreal, California
      5. Las Vegas Ski Resort, Nevada
      6. Pico Mt., Vermont
      7. Gorgoza Park, Utah
      8. Soda Springs, California

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Getting Here and Getting Around

Copper Mountain Resort is located 75 miles (121 kilometers) west of Denver and 20 miles (32 kilometers) east of Vail off Interstate 70 at exit 195, easily accessible from both the Denver International Airport and Eagle County Airport. Summit Express provides transportation between Denver International Airport and Copper. The Summit Stage bus service also offers free transportation to various locations around Summit County.

How to Apply

Copper Mountain Resort has something to offer for all job seekers. Whether you're wanting to spend a winter season working and playing in the mountains or hoping to start a career in the ski resort industry; we got you covered. Feel free to check out all of our current job opportunities and see if anything fits what you're looking for.

Please apply online at our employment website:

If you have general employment questions or are unable to complete the online application, please contact Recruitment at (970) 968 2318 x 10144 or email us at

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Season: Summer, Winter, and Year Round

Housing: Dorms

Staff Size: Summer Season: 550 Winter Season: 1700

Age Requirement: 18

Location: Colorado