Crystal Mountain Hotels

It’s More About the Lifestyle…

Crystal Mountain Hotels operates 3 hotels, the fabulous Alpine Inn Restaurant and legendary Snorting Elk Cellar/Deli. All of our properties are Slopeside at Crystal Mountain Resort – within walking distance to the gondola.

Tucked against the scenic slopes of Crystal Mountain Resort, Crystal Mountain Hotels is the premier destination in Washington State for ski vacations and winter getaways.

About Crystal Mountain Hotels

We are surrounded by wilderness on all sides and offer great summer and winter adventures. We pride ourselves on friendly, helpful and professional service and work hard to help our guests feel welcomed and comfortable.

Currently hiring several key positions for our family-style hospitality where you can feel the difference.

The Employee Experience

Employees are part of a small and close-knit crew at Crystal Mountain. Our facilities and workers are an integral part of the culture and operation Crystal Mountain Resort. You will be working for a small family run business where everyone works together and "chips in" when needed. Employees should expect to work for up to 6-7 days per week during the peak season and holidays. You will get to know and work alongside the owners of the business while witnessing how your positive contribution makes an impact on success. You will also get to know our great customers as we have a lot of "regulars" and long-term returning guests. Our culture of family-friendly hospitality runs through all of our departments. Our food is delicious and our Snorting Elk Cellar is legendary Apres Ski. We were recently awarded #1 Peoples Choice Apres Ski Bar by USA Today!! Come and be a part of our crew!!

Ideal Candidate

Our ideal candidates are passionate about recreation based tourism and contribute in a positive manner to our kind, positive and supportive culture. Being genuinely friendly and helpful to our guests and each other is critical to our success.

Room and Board

Full-time employees have the opportunity to live onsite in our employee dorms. Dorm rooms are usually shared with 1-3 other employees and typically have a shower/bath down the hall. All housing is within walking distance of all resort facilities and work locations. Staff meals are $300 per pay period.

Employee Perks

Discounts on foodservice from our Alpine Inn Restaurant and Snorting Elk Cellar are available for employees. Discount Season Passes for Crystal Mountain Resort are also available.

Paychecks are issued once every 4 weeks and will include hourly wages plus tips and other bonus as applicable.

Getting Here and Getting Around

Crystal Mountain is located on the NE corner of Mt. Rainier National Park off of HWY 410-Chinook Pass Scenic Byway. We are 2 hours from Seattle, WA and 1.5 hours from Tacoma, WA. There are no major shuttle services or public transportation to Crystal Mountain. We work hard to assist our seasonal employees with transportation to/from the airport, bus or train station.

For Fun

Downhill Skiing and Snowboarding are the main winter activities. Crystal Mountain is famous for having incredible terrain and deep snowpack. There are trails for snowshoeing and great backcountry skiing routes. Summertime fun includes Hiking, Mountain Biking, Road Cycling, Disc Golf, Horseback Riding, Backpacking and much more. Adjacent Mt. Rainier National Park offers limitless recreational opportunities. 

How to Apply

Please email, fax or mail your resume and cover letter to jobs@crystalhotels.com

Online application is available here: https://www.crystalhotels.com/employment/

Fax: 360-663-2394

Mailing Address:

33818 Crystal Mountain Blvd
Crystal Mountain, WA 98022

Phone: 360-663-2262/888-754-6400

Please make sure to follow up with a phone call on the status of your application


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