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We are looking for team members who share the love for the mountains and who are passionate about hospitality. This person needs to carry a friendly smile and the helpful attitude our guests deserve.

Full-time and part-time seasonal opportunities are now available for the 2019 Summer Season. The following position is currently open:

Hidden Treasure Aerial Park Guide

Summer Tubing Attendant

Lift Operator

Food Services

Retail and Ticket Sales

  • Lift Operator/Ticket Checker

    Lifts
    Red River, New Mexico

               Lift Operator/Ticket Checker positions are now being hired for the summer season.  

                Essential duties and responsibilities

    • Operate assigned equipment in a safe, competent and knowledgeable manner.
    • Conduct all pre-operation safety checks.
    • Responsible for the safe start-up, operation, and shutdown of electric or auxiliary operation.
    • Maintain loading areas, unloading areas, mazes, dampers, and ramps, and lift logs to prescribed standards.
    • Instruct guests on safety procedures.
    • Execute the safe, courteous and efficient loading and unloading of passengers.
    • Command an alert, conscientious and reactive ability while operating the chairlift.
    • Observe skiers boarding lift to ensure they are safely seated and safety bars are secure.
    • Inspect, record and report the condition of all lift machinery.
    • Maintain an informed status of lift openings and closures and general operating conditions.
    • Create an open communication with the guest and fellow workers.
    • Diplomatically handles awkward or negative situations.
    • Responsible for checking all season passes and all lift tickets for authenticity.
    • Refuse admittance to patrons without ticket or pass, or who are undesirable for reasons such as intoxication or improper attire.
    • Keep the area clean of trash and maintained for snow conditions.
    • Must occasionally lift and/or move heavy weight up to 100 pounds.

      Other duties and responsibilities

    • Direct drivers where to park vehicles.
    • Patrol parking area to prevent thefts from parked vehicles.
    • Assist with Lift evacuations.
    • Provide assistance to Lift Maintenance.
    • May be requested to work extra hours with little or no notice.
    • Keep nice and neat appearance, keep uniform clean and have good personal hygiene.
    • Willingly perform any task outside the normal job parameters that are assigned which may be required to help the Lift Department or Red River Ski & Summer Area to meet required goals or standards.

      Qualifications

    • Must be dependable and punctual with daily scheduling.
    • Demonstrate good guest and employee relation skills: the ability to be pleasant, courteous and actively friendly to everyone.
    • Ability to identify and accommodate shifting priorities with little or no notice.
    • Ability to perform strenuous physical activities for extended periods of time.
    • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
    • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.

      Work Environment

    • Working outdoors in cold weather, standing for long periods of time.
    • Heavy lifting up to 100lbs.
    • An employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts.
    • Employees may be required to work holidays and weekends.

      Education and/or experience

    • High School Graduate or GED
    • No prior experience, training is provided

     

     

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  • Ropes Course Guide

    Ropes Course
    Red River, New Mexico

    Ropes Course Guides are now being hired for the summer season.  The Hidden Treasure Guides will guide participants through all features of the Ropes / Zip Course. Guides will provide training and safety instructions for challenge ropes course while creating a positive guest experience by increasing confidence, enhancing group dynamics and expanding problem-solving abilities.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Responsible for safe operation of Hidden Treasure ropes course, including using learned skills and procedures to educate participants, perform routine safety checks or set up of features.
    • Act as a positive role model by directing activities, enforcing safety regulations and dealing effectively with stressful situations or people.
    • Utilize communication skills to coach, cultivate experiential learning and gain the cooperation of participants. Demonstrate competency in technical skills associated with course operation, including knots, belay skills and personal protective equipment such as harness fitting and helmets.
    • Maintain constant surveillance and visually scan assigned area of responsibility every 10 seconds.
    • Walk the area as required to monitor activities, provide instructions, and prevent accidents.
    • Report unsafe conditions or equipment to supervisor immediately.
    • Caution participants regarding unsafe practices and safety hazards, enforcing all rules and regulations. Demonstrate working knowledge of emergency procedures, performing the following skills as necessary: aerial rescue or evacuation, and contact of emergency medical services.
    • Properly prepare designated features and store equipment in an appropriate location.
    • Ensure assigned area is clean and free of hazards, including but not limited to: use of cleaning products for sanitization, removal of debris/litter, emptying trash and performing light landscaping of guest areas.
    • Attend and participate in all mandatory staff meetings and training.
    • Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor, including abiding by uniform requirements.
    • Act as an Ambassador for Red River Ski & Summer Area with extensive knowledge of all activities, conditions, and events. All other duties assigned.

    QUALIFICATIONS

    The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

    • Positive attitude necessary to fully cooperate in a team environment and provide superior guest service.
    • Good decision maker capable of using independent judgment; ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing.
    • Maintain personal physical endurance and agility necessary to perform job functions. Must have the physical and mental capabilities to properly perform an emergency rescue.
    • Ability to follow and accomplish technical and complex instructions and procedures.

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

    • Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time (4-6 hours) with routine exposure to sun and other weather conditions (heat, cold, wind and rain).
    • Ability to frequently bend, squat, kneel, reach, stretch and climb without difficulty. Continuously works on elevated platforms (up to 60 feet in the air), occasionally on uneven and/or slippery surfaces with periodic exposure to hazardous situations.
    • Daily lifting/carrying of equipment or materials up to 50lbs.
    • Flexibility to work evenings, weekends and holidays required and willingness to flex up or down in scheduled work hours (based on business need).
    • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

    • High school diploma or GED equivalent or a current student enrolled in high school or equivalent program; Training will be offered in-house by a licensed trainer.

     

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  • Summer Tubing Attendant

    Tubing
    Red River, New Mexico

    Summer Tubing Attendant positions are now being hired for the summer season. This person will provide guests with a safe and fun environment by operating according to procedures and offering excellent customer service. Instruct guests on safety procedures and are responsible for checking tubing tickets.    

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Instruct guests on safety procedures.
    • Check tubing tickets.
    • Refuse admittance to patrons without ticket or pass, or who are undesirable for reasons such as intoxication. 
    • Conduct all pre-operation safety checks.
    • Check track conditions before opening for customers and communicate any safety concerns.
    • Execute the safe, courteous and efficient loading and unloading of passengers. 
    • Observe tubers boarding lift to ensure they are safely seated and safety bars are secure.
    • Operate assigned equipment in a safe, competent and knowledgeable manner. 
    • Create an open communication with the guest and fellow workers and diplomatically handle awkward or negative situations which includes informing your supervisor. 

    OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Keep the area clean of trash and assisting with Lift evacuations.   
    • May be requested to work extra hours with little or no notice.
    • Be willing to perform any task outside the normal job parameters that are assigned which may be required to help the Tubing Department or Red River Ski Area meet required goals or standards. 
    • Keep nice and neat appearance. Keep uniform clean and have good personal hygiene.

       QUALIFICATIONS

    • Must be dependable and punctual with daily scheduling.
    • Demonstrate good guest and employee relation skills: the ability to be pleasant, courteous and act friendly to everyone.
    • Ability to identify and accommodate shifting priorities with little or no notice.
    • Ability to perform strenuous physical activities for extended periods of time.
    • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
    • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.

    WORK ENVIRONMENT

    • Working outdoors exposed to sun and rain, standing for long periods of time.
    • Must occasionally lift and/or move heavy weight up to 100 pounds.
    • The employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts.
    • Employees may be required to work holidays and weekends.

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

    No prior experience or training.

     

     

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  • Tip Restaurant Staff

    Food and Beverage
    Red River, New Mexico

    We are now hiring for Cafeteria Staff positions at the Ski Tip Restaurant. The candidate must be dependable and enjoy working in a team environment. Daily duties include food preparation, cooking, stocking, and cleaning.  F&B employees receive a shift meal when working.  

    Essential duties and responsibilities

    • Takes orders, explains menu items and serves customers.
    • Maintains kitchen and work area by keeping clean and organized.
    • Keep all guest areas spotless and in good condition.
    • Learn the proper and safe use of cleaning products.
    • Other duties and responsibilities
    • Execute proper cleaning and stocking of restrooms throughout the day.
    • Work as cashier collecting payment for products and using our software to register sales.
    • Sells alcoholic beverages in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations governing alcohol sales.
    • Checks I.D. of persons wanting to purchase alcoholic beverages.
    • Keep nice and neat appearance, keep uniform clean and have good personal hygiene.
    • Willingly perform any task outside the normal job parameters that are assigned which may be required to help the Food Services Department or Red River Ski Area meet required goals or standards.

    Other duties and responsibilities

    • Execute proper cleaning and stocking of restrooms throughout the day.
    • Work as cashier collecting payment for products and using our software to register sales.
    • Sells alcoholic beverages in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations governing alcohol sales.
    • Checks I.D. of persons wanting to purchase alcoholic beverages.
    • Keep nice and neat appearance, keep uniform clean and have good personal hygiene.
    • Willingly perform any task outside the normal job parameters that are assigned which may be required to help the Food Services Department or Red River Ski Area meet required goals or standards.

    Qualifications

    • Must be dependable and punctual with daily scheduling.
    • Demonstrate good guest and employee relation skills: the ability to be pleasant, courteous and act friendly to everyone.
    • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
    • Ability to understand and respond quickly to instructions.
    • Understand the importance of personal hygiene and proper sanitation.
    • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.

    Work Environment

    • Employees regularly work near moving mechanical parts, sharp kitchen utensils, and hot stove/fryer/oven.
    • The employee is frequently exposed to food smells.
    • Heavy lifting up to 50lbs.
    • Employees are often exposed to chemicals and other cleaning products.
    • May be required to stand a long period of time.
    • Employees may be required to work holidays and weekends.

    Education and/or experience

    • High School Graduate or GED
    • Servers training from NM Alcohol and Gaming division.
    • No prior experience, training provided.

     

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How to Apply

Apply online via the Apply Here links below, or email your resume to: humanresources@redriverskiarea.com


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