Employment

Please complete and email to cburkart@sundownmtn.com

Available Positions:

Electrician

CONTACT CHRIS MACDONALD (563) 556-6676 Ext. 123

Available Seasonal Positions:

Outdoor:

  • Ski Lift Operator

Become the face of the Ski Resort as the Ski Lift Operator!

You must have excellent customer service skills and bring that Midwestern hospitality to our Guests! The Lift Operator is a KEY position at Sundown Mountain Resort. You interact daily with guests, provide advice and feedback, ensure safety, and above all provide a great experience to all those who ride our lifts.

Your duties include (but not limited to):

  • Lift Area Maintenance: Keeping your area clean and safe by shoveling snow, chipping ice, and sweeping chairs.
  • Lift Responsibility: Perform daily inspections, monitor the equipment, and help get things up-and-running and then shut down after a great day.
  • Be the face of the resort by assisting skiers/snowboarders on and off the chairlifts.
  • Be comfortable working in all weather conditions…yes, there will be lots of snow!

What benefits do you get as a Ski Lift Operator at Sundown Mountain Resort?

  • Lift Operators receive 30% OFF food purchases (a perk only reserved for Ski Lift Operators)!
  • Ski/snowboard for FREE.
  • 30% Off Gift Shop purchases
  • Bonus incentives are given to our hard-working employees!

Sundown Mountain is a winter recreation resort. Quality, friendly customer service is vital to our operation. If you like working with the public, learning new skills, and having your summers free – this is the place for you. Everyone is encouraged to apply and join the fun! Must be 16 years of age or older.

Want to work with people you know? Recruit your friends!

  • Parking Lot/Lift Line Attendant
    This is a seasonal and part-time position. Perfect for someone who loves to ski/snowboard and makes some extra money working a few hours on the weekends!

Duties include, but are not limited to:

– Direct parking lot traffic during the morning peak hours

– Check lift tickets, keep lined-up skiers in order and assist Ski Lift Operator in ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all our guests and employees.

Weekends and holidays are a must since these are our peak times.

Benefits include

– FREE skiing/snowboarding all season long

– Discount on food

– Discount in our Gift Shop

– A FREE meal every Sunday!


Sundown Mountain is a winter recreation resort. Quality, friendly customer service is vital to our operation. If you like working with the public, learning new skills, and having your summers free – this is the place for you. Everyone is encouraged to apply and join the fun! Must be 16 years of age or older.

Want to work with people you know? Recruit your friends!

  • Snowmaker/ Hill Crew – Making snow and maintaining the slope conditions
  • Ski Patrol– Please click to apply
  • Terrain Park Staff – Help create and maintain features (jumps, rails and boxes)
  • Ski Instructor
  • Snowboard Instructor
  • Kids’ Park Instructor**- Instruction for children ages 4 – 8

Indoor:

  • Custodian at Tips Up Food & Spirits- Keeps facilities clean and presentable for guests
  • Rental Technician – Assisting customers in receiving the right equipment and adjusting the fit as needed
  • Group Sales Office – Assisting and working with groups of 15 or more with reservations, rental, lessons, and other programs
  • Switchboard – Answering and directing calls to the proper department. Informing customers about pricing, specials, events, and weather/snow conditions.
  • Ticket Window Sales – Assisting Walk-In Customers with the purchase of lift tickets, lessons, rentals, and other programs while offering friendly and helpful customer service.
  • Kitchen Services – Preparing and serving customers’ food in both North and South Lodge.
  • Custodial / Janitorial services** – Light maintenance work inside the lodges.
  • Gift Shop – Retail Sales and Customer Service
  • Ski Corral** – Monitoring the temporary storage of ski/snowboard equipment while the customer is inside the lodge.

Must be at least 16 years of age or older.
**Kids’ Park, Custodial/Janitorial, and Ski Corral – must be 14 years of age or older**

Sundown Mountain is a winter recreation resort. Quality, friendly customer service is vital to our operation. If you like working with the public, learning new skills, and having your summers free – this is the place for you. Everyone is encouraged to apply and join the fun! You may participate in departmental cross-training and be required to work in another department depending on workloads and scheduling.

Sundown Mountain is an equal opportunity employer.

Please complete and email to cburkart@sundownmtn.com