Alyeska Resort

Premier year-round resort located in the glacial carved valley of Chugach State Park

Alyeska Resort is seeking highly motivated candidates to join our dynamic, award winning team!

Located just 40 miles from Anchorage in the town of Girdwood. The resort is near three national parks and the Kenai Peninsula, and surrounded by the mountains of Chugach State Park. At 495,000 acres, it is the third largest state park in the U.S.

About Alyeska Resort

Alaska is an incredible place and Girdwood is a friendly, lively town where residents value both outdoor adventure and community spirit. Alyeska Resort offers the type of atmosphere where our employees are able to work hard and play hard, and are encouraged to share their enthusiasm with our guests.

Offering year-round and seasonal opportunities, working at Alyeska Resort is both rewarding and exhilarating. Whether you are a seasoned hospitality or ski resort professional, or just starting out with an avid interest in ski area management or travel tourism, we invite you to review current job opportunities and check back often as we are always seeking great talent.

Room and Board

Alyeska Resort manages a 20,000 square foot employee housing complex that was opened in 2008. This provides employees with affordable, clean and well-maintained housing close to work and can house up to 120 people. The units are fully furnished and include a complete kitchen with stove, microwave, refrigerator and dishwasher. Single or shared two-bedroom units and single four-bedroom apartments are available. Employee housing is offered on a first come first serve basis. Please note that an offer for employment must be made before a housing application will be accepted.

Employee Perks

Alyeska Resort offers many exciting job opportunities, beautiful surroundings and exciting employee benefits including:

  • Paid Vacation, Sick, Personal and Jury Duty
  • Season Pass
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Discounts for rooms at The Hotel Alyeska
  • Discounts in Resort restaurants, shops, and fitness center/pool
  • Elective insurance such as Vision, Dental, Medical and Health Savings Account 

Getting Here and Getting Around

Glacier Valley Transit (GVT) is Girdwood's public transportation system. GVT operates year-round with designated bus stops. Visit their website for current bus schedule and stop locations. On the site, you will also find information on Dial-A-Ride-Services for the disabled needing additional assistance.

The bus fare is free. Please visit the Alyeska Tram Ticket Office for more information.

For additional information, please contact: 382-9909. 

For Fun

SUMMER: The summer season brings about a multitude of recreational adventures including hiking and biking right from the hotel and throughout Girdwood Valley. Taking a scenic aerial Tram ride is a favorite among visitors of all ages and abilities. Visitors can also take a guided glacier hike. Plus, flightseeing adventures, glacier dog-sledding, and guided ice climbing are all nearby.

WINTER: Alyeska Resort is an established ski destination known for its steep terrain and deep snowpack. With expansive mountain and ocean inlet views at your fingertips, Alyeska boasts an average 650" of annual snowfall at the summit. The valley floor offers trail systems for Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, and dog-sledding. For avid skiers and riders, Chugach Powder Guides operate both heli-skiing and cat-skiing operations from the resort.