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Trail Ridge at Rocky Mountain National Park operates seasonally from late May to mid-October with a peak season from mid-June to early September.


Below are some of our seasonal positions with a brief intro. You will find more details when you click APPLY NOW. For a full list of all of our opportunities, visit our site. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us at jobs@xanterra.com.

  • Food Outlet Attendant

    Food & Beverage
    $13.00 / hour

    Do you like adventure, mountainous beauty, and a dedication to helping others? Join our Food & Beverage team at Rocky Mountain National Park as a Food Outlet Attendant! Help our guests at the Trail Ridge Store & Café by assisting them with their food and beverage choices.

    “How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains” - John Muir. His words reflect the fabulous alpenglow sunrises and late evening sunsets in the Rocky Mountains.

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    Responsibilities

    • Provide excellent guest service including knowledge and explanation of menu items, taking orders, suggestive upselling techniques, and securing payment as required.
    • Perform all cashiering duties in our stand-alone café properly
    • Processing credit card sales accurately and in accordance with company procedures.
    • Ensuring products are attractively displayed.
    • Assists with unloading of café food, and merchandise.
    • Stock merchandise as necessary, making sure all displays are kept stocked, neat, and clean.
    • Preparing menu items per standard recipes.
    • Dishwashing, dining room attendant, stocking condiments, utensils, etc.
    • Work espresso coffee bar, hot foods, and food prep as directed by managers.
    • Maintain effective cooperation with food & beverage manager, leads, and other co-workers.
    • Maintaining thorough cleanliness and sanitation of work area and performing cleaning as necessary.
    • Learning First In, First Out standards
    • Responding to guest requests maintaining positive interactions.
    • Comply with ServSafe protocol.
    • Able to work with minimum supervision, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.
    • Perform duties outside the job classification assigned by management along with any other responsibilities deemed necessary.

    Qualifications

    • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
    • Command of the English language with excellent verbal communication.
    • Able to operate a cash register, handle cash accurately, open and close the store with or without assistance.
    • Knowledge of all menus: specials, features, food, and beverages.
    • Demonstrate a basic understanding of food & beverage procedures by completing the required training.
    • Prior barista experience is helpful.
    • Able to function with flexibility and courteous behavior in a high traffic seasonal foodservice operation.
  • Retail Associate

    Retail
    $13.00 / hour

    Come to Rocky Mountain National Park and join our retail team in a fast-paced environment! Greeting guests and helping them with their purchases are an important part of this position. Our employees work hard, share a passion for the environment, and enjoy creating special memories for our guests from around the world.

    “The Mountains Are Calling and I Must Go”, is a quote from John Muir, and encompasses the feel of our majestic Rocky Mountain region. Our employees take special pleasure from their time in the majestic Rocky Mountains!

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    Responsibilities & Duties

    • Retail associates provide excellent guest service for all, greet and check out guests with a smile, and operate POS units.
    • Perform all cashiering duties in our stand-alone retail shop properly.
    • Processing credit card sales accurately and in accordance with company procedures.
    • Suggest add-on sales with every transaction performed.
    • Stock merchandise as necessary, making sure all displays are kept stocked, neat and clean within the guidelines of the Retail Visual Merchandise Manual.
    • Assist the retail manager, supervisors, and/or leads with inventory control, and merchandise display.
    • Maintain effective cooperation with retail manager and other co-workers.
    • Assist in unloading merchandise, stocking shelves, and ensuring the selling floor is well organized and clean.
    • Assist in keeping the sales floors clean which includes sweeping, vacuuming, dusting, mopping, scrubbing, and trash removal.
    • Alert manager to shrinkage, guest problems, and concerns.
    • Maintain a safe work area.
    • Responsible for accurate account of cash drawer and deposit.
    • Able to work with minimum supervision, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.
    • Perform duties outside the job classification assigned by management along with any other responsibilities deemed necessary.


    Qualifications

    • Cash handling experience preferred.
    • Able to operate a POS system, handle cash accurately, open and close the store with or without assistance.
    • Demonstrate a basic understanding of retail procedures by completing the required training.
    • Able to function with flexibility and courteous behavior in high traffic, seasonal retail operation.
    • Capable of working with people from all over the world.
    • Acquire and demonstrate a basic knowledge of product information.
    • Able to work with a minimal amount of supervision.
    • Maintain excellent attendance and punctuality.
    • Command of the English language with excellent verbal communication

    Xanterra is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

  • Lead Food Outlet Attendant

    Food & Beverage
    $14.20 / hour

    Do you like adventure, mountainous beauty, and a dedication to helping others? Join our Food & Beverage team at Rocky Mountain National Park! We are looking for Lead Food Outlet Attendants who help our guests at the Trail Ridge Store & Café by assisting them with their food and beverage choices.

    “One touch of nature makes the whole world kin”, is a quote from John Muir. Caring for nature and other people make this position most important. A nurturing perspective toward the people you work with and those who come to visit Rocky Mountain National Park will make your experience one to remember.

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    Responsibilities

    • Assures the highest standards of restaurant service are met for the guests, the company, and the National Park Service.
    • Perform all cashiering duties properly
    • Assists the food & beverage manager in the day-to-day operations of the café, especially in the absence of the food & beverage manager.
    • Assist the food & beverage manager with staff supervision and training as needed.
    • Assist the food & beverage manager in organizing the stock room, stocking product as necessary, making sure all displays are kept stocked, neat, and clean.
    • Candidates will be responsible to know and work all areas of the café, working alongside food outlet attendants.
    • Communicate with location management regarding the café operation, business needs, staffing, and employee issues.
    • Coordinate with F&B manager regarding issues, product needs, merchandising, and training.
    • Help with loading box truck with product needed to run the café on a daily basis.
    • Provides excellent guest service for all. Greet guests with a smile.
    • Receive orders and help maintain inventory par levels in the cafe.
    • Keep the cafe clean including sweeping, vacuuming, dusting, polishing, mopping, and trash removal on a daily basis.
    • Maximize sales by using menu knowledge and suggestive up-selling techniques
    • Give accurate helpful information to guests.
    • Work espresso coffee bar, hot foods, and food prep as directed by managers.
    • Comply with ServSafe protocol.
    • Able to work with minimum supervision, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.
    • Perform duties outside the job classification assigned by management along with any other responsibilities deemed necessary.


    Qualifications

    • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
    • Basic math skills with the ability to make change.
    • ServSave certification helpful.
    • Must understand and enforce FIFO (First In First Out) procedures.
    • Working knowledge of all positions supervised.
    • Working knowledge of all equipment used within the food and beverage operation.
    • Knowledge of all menus: specials, features, food, and beverages.
    • Knowledgeable of all procedures and policies used within the food and beverage operation and company.
    • Prior experience as a barista helpful.
    • Must possess a non-CDL valid driver’s license and a clean record.
       

    Xanterra is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

  • Warehouse Lead Retail

    Retail
    $14.20 / hour

    Join the Rocky Mountain National Park team in a fast-paced environment in the Lead Retail Warehouse position! Our employees work hard and share their passion for our beautiful surroundings at 12,000 feet in the historic Trail Ridge Store & Café.

    John Muir once wrote, “We are now in the mountains and they are in us, kindling enthusiasm, making every nerve quiver, filling every pore and cell of us”. If you love nature and being in the mountains, bringing joy to your fellow man, Rocky Mountain National Park should be your seasonal destination for work and play.

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    Responsibilities & Duties
    • Accept responsibility for receiving, storing, and issuing all product
    • Accurately sort and store all inventory.
    • Maintain accurate logs and records to track and account for all merchandise as it is received or shipped.
    • Inspect all merchandise as it is received to ensure all is in good and usable condition, proper quantity count, and invoiced according to purchase order.
    • Scan all product to ensure accuracy in POS system.
    • Produce, distribute, and file all necessary documents to support the receiving of merchandise.
    • Rotate all products, when appropriate, to represent a “First In-First Out” philosophy of product usage.
    • Accurate communication with retail manager essential.
    • Process vendor returns and store transfers.
    • Unload product from delivery truck and direct where it needs to be stored.
    • Work closely with the Operations & Supply Chain Manager, retail and assistant retail managers, and warehouse personnel.
    • Assist in gift shop physical inventory, product transfers, and RTV’s.
    • Serve as a role model for less tenured and experienced staff through appropriate conduct, technique, etiquette, and dress code
    • Maintain a safe work area.
    • Able to work with minimum supervision, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.
    • Perform duties outside the job classification assigned by management along with any other responsibilities deemed necessary.

    Qualifications
    • Working knowledge of all products stored in warehouse.
    • Strong computer skills needed using Mi9 XEIS computer systems. Excel, Word, and Outlook a plus.
    • Ability to organize and prioritize your daily routine.
    • Demonstrate a basic understanding of retail procedures.
    • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
    • Able to function with flexibility and courteous behavior in a high traffic seasonal retail operation.
    • Acquire and demonstrate an advanced knowledge of products sold in the gift shop.
    • Able to work with a minimum of supervision.
    • Ability to communicate in a positive and concise manner.
    • Ability to accomplish tasks with little direct supervision.
    • Demonstrate basic awareness of general shop security and theft prevention.
    • Must possess a non-CDL valid driver’s license and a clean record.
    • Must be 21 years of age.

     


    Xanterra is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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