Grand Targhee Resort

Employee Housing!

Reach New Heights, In The Tetons!

At Grand Targhee Resort, you can reach new heights! Grand Targhee Resort is a year-round destination situated on the western slopes of the Tetons in the Caribou-Targhee National Forest. In the summer Grand Targhee has over 60 miles of multi-use trails, 2,200 vertical feet of lift serviced downhill trails and much more! During the winter there are 2602 skiable acres and over 500 inches of snow.

Located on the Western slopes of the Tetons, just outside Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming, and a stones throw away from Yellowstone National Park.

About Grand Targhee Resort

Whether you are in a seasonal or year-round position, Grand Targhee is the perfect place to take your career to the next level. We are looking for hard working individuals who love the outdoors, mountains and providing excellent guest service. We seek to employ self-motivated people that take pride in their work and have a strong work ethic.

Grand Targhee Resort is a year-round destination situated on the western slopes of the Tetons in the Caribou-Targhee National Forest. Throughout the summer you will find over 60 miles of multi-use trails, unbeatable singletrack, and 2,200 vertical feet of lift serviced downhill mountain biking trails. Grand Targhee Resort is the perfect base camp for your summer adventures with Grand Teton National Park directly to the East and Yellowstone National Park to the North. For the music lover, the resort hosts two world-class, award-winning music festivals: Targhee Fest and the Grand Targhee Bluegrass Festival! In the winter Grand Targhee Resort is a hidden skier and snowboarder’s paradise, and is Wyoming’s best-kept secret offering 2600 skiable acres and an average of 500 inches of light, dry Teton powder every season.

Grand Targhee has developed a reputation of being a quality, guest-focused resort with genuine Western hospitality. Recently the resort and our employees have won numerous awards including Business of the Year by Best of Teton Valley 2016, Top 5 Best Mountain Bike Park in the Northwest in both 2016 and 2017, and the #2 Best Mountain Bike Park in the Northwest of 2014. Targhee Fest was recently voted the #2 Best Music Festival in the Rockies while our Grand Targhee Bluegrass Festival is #7 of the 10 Not-to-miss Ski Town Music Festivals. In the winter we were awarded #2 on Ski Magazine’s Resort Guide 2016: Best Snow and #9 on Forbes Magazine’s: The Top 10 Ski Resorts in North America for 2016. We believe our employees are a critical element of our success, and one of the main reasons the resort has received these accolades, we aim to exceed our guests’ expectations and project a positive image of our resort at all times. Join our team for the summer of 2018, or 2018/19 winter! 

The Employee Experience

Our resort Mission Statement is to inspire guests to discover genuine experiences and adventures in the heart of the Tetons and our employees get to experience that first hand. We have a down to earth group of employees whose genuine mountain hospitality and enjoyment of our uncrowded slopes is apparent to guest and co-workers everyday. Employees keep coming back for the small resort vibe, like minded co-workers and to have big uncrowded, trails as their break room!

Ideal Candidate

Live life where you play!  We are looking for hard working individuals who love the outdoors, mountains and providing excellent guest service.  Self motivated people that take pride in their work and have a strong work ethic. J-1 workers only accepted via Spirit Cultural Exchange, please visit their website.

Room and Board

Employee Housing!

We provide 3 bedroom, 2 bath condominium units for Employee Housing. There are also rentals through local property management companies available. The Employee Housing condominiums are fully furnished and contain a washer/dryer and central vacuum system in each unit. Single Occupancy Bedroom and Single or Double Occupancy Master Bedroom options are available. Each unit will provide housing for 3 to 4 employees. The units are located at the North end of Driggs, Idaho. It is a short 2 mile bike, walk or shuttle ride to downtown Driggs from Employee Housing!

Once you have been offered a position, you can contact our Employee Housing Coordinate to complete the Housing Application and obtain more information.

Employee Perks

Funefits - The Perks for Grand Targhee Employees!

*Employee Summer Season Pass and Dependent Pass (Scenic Chairlift Rides and Downhill Mountain Biking)
*Reciprocal Mountain Biking at Area Resorts
*Free Buddy Passes to the Music Festivals
*Food and Beverage Discounts
*Free Employee Shuttle
*Mountain Biking Lessons
*Food and Beverage Discounts
*Retail and Rental Discounts
*Lodging Discounts
*Discounted Whitewater Rafting and Other Off-Site Activities
*Off Mountain in Town Discounts at Retailers, Restaurants, Climbing Gym and more!
**To view a complete list of Funefits (fun benefits) please visit our website


Getting Here and Getting Around

Part of what makes Grand Targhee Resort special is that we are somewhat secluded, but getting here is still easy.  We’re located at 3300 East Ski Hill Road in Alta, Wyoming on the Western side of the Teton Mountains, just 50 minutes from Jackson Hole, WY and 90 minutes from Idaho Falls.  Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks are just a short scenic drive, hike or bike away!

For Fun

*Mountain Biking
*Hiking/ Backpacking
*Employee Parties and Events
*Music Festivals
*Fly Fishing/ Whitewater Rafting
*Horseback Riding
*And A Lot More

Our Jobs

Opportunities abound at Grand Targhee Resort! Throughout the winter our opportunities range from cooking to mountain crew and everything in between. Departments currently hiring include: Food and Beverage, Lift Operations, Lodging/ Housekeeping, Guest Services, Retail, Kids Club, Mountain Operations, Facilities and more. Please visit our website for an up-to-date list of job openings.

Guest Services

Activity Center Representative

Beautiful Alta, Wyoming
While working in the Activity Center you get the opportunity to work directly with our guests as well as with other departments. You’ll work with our guests to make activity reservations, provide resort information, and get people excited about coming to the mountain.
Food and Beverage

Cooks All Levels

Beautiful Alta, Wyoming
Professionally Cook and create all dishes on the menu. In a timely manner prepare food that will be served to resort guests. Kitchens include fine dining, bar, cafe and cafeteria style.
Guest Services

Front Desk Representative

Beautiful Alta, Wyoming
Be the smiling face that greets our lodging guests as they check in to the resort. Work in the Tetons from the comfort of a cozy front desk office. Must be comfortable working on computers, answering a multiline switchboard phone as the resort operator, and dealing with people in a customer service setting.

Housekeeping, Inspector, Public Area Attendant

Beautiful Alta, Wyoming
Multiple positions within the Housekeeping department, for multiple levels of experience. Offer the ability to be promoted.
Mountain Operations

Lift Operator

Beautiful Alta, Wyoming
Assists guests in getting on and off lifts by operating ski lift including inspection and testing before opening. Ensures the guests are seated correctly and safely; stop lifts as necessary, slow lift for certain guests. Greet guests in the lift line and make sure that they have a valid ticket or pass to ride.
Guest Services

Reservations Agent

Beautiful Alta, Wyoming
Responsible for selling and booking guest reservations by providing detailed information to potential guests. The position focuses on telephone sales, customer service, and requires the ability to multitask, while at the same time, to be very detail oriented.
Food and Beverage


Beautiful Alta, Wyoming
Serve resort guests food and beverage products.

Shuttle Driver

Beautiful Alta, Wyoming
This position is responsible for transporting guests and employees from designated areas in Teton Valley, Idaho to the resort. Operate shuttle in a safe and efficient manner.
Trails and Events

Trail Crew

Build and maintain biking and hiking trails.  Construct new biking trails with hand tools, as well as move large rocks and logs.  Assist with special events, such as bike races, marathons, and festivals. 

How to Apply

Please view available positions posted on our website and complete our online application.

J-1 workers only accepted via Spirit Cultural Exchange

Contact Grand Targhee Human Resources with any questions:
307-353-2300 ext. 1304 or

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