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Alpine Slide Attendant 

Category Recreation  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time and/or Part-Time  
Employment Type Summer 2020 Seasonal Position.  
Shift Various Shifts  
Age Requirements The minimum age requirement for this position is 18.  

The Alpine Slide Attendant will facilitate the Alpine Slide operation while providing great service, a quality program and safe recreation.

Job Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Upholds and supports recreation expectations; Great Service, Quality Programming and Safe Recreation.
  • Assist department in minimizing liability and risk.
  • Follow activity standard operation procedures (SOP’s) and uphold facilitation standards outlined in training.
  • Communicates, promotes, sells, and encourages all on and off site program participation.
  • Completes proper set up and clean up duties assigned as outlined on the SOP.
  • Responsible for verifying protocol is followed: ensure all participants have a “Release” wristband prior to the activity and keeping track of package guests.
  • Load and unload the Alpine Slide carts from the track to the chairlift.
  • Prep and check that all lift chairs, runs, signage, staging areas and carts are safe for daily operations and check/monitor during shift.
  • Be alert and assist guests on and off Alpine Slide. Educate guests on proper/safe sliding with verbal instructions.
  • Participate in ski lift evacuation training exercise and actual lift evacuations, if necessary.
  • Completion of all required forms such as the Daily Lift Log.
  • Complete all lift related incident forms accurately, legibly and timely.
  • Keep area around Alpine Slide clean and trash free.
  • Communicate to Lead or Supervisor any operation observation or guest comments/concerns.
  • Organize Alpine Slide gear and storage.
  • Works special events and other programming as needed. Assist with private group blocks.
  • Follow all safe work practices to include the use of personal protection equipment (PPE) and Blood Borne Pathogens (BBP) procedures when around injuries.
  • Interact and provide a safe, fun environment at all times.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Position Requirements


  • Lift operations experience is strongly preferred.
  • Excellent guest service.
  • CPR/First Aid Certifications required/provided.
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills. Able to read and follow manuals and procedures.
  • Must possess a high level of concentration, self-motivation, the ability to multi-task and the drive to have fun!
  • Previous experience working with children a plus.
  • Must have the ability to work independently.
  • Must be dependable and able to meet goals.
  • Exemplifies professional conduct and adherence to company Core Values.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Combination of education and experience that enables performance of all aspects of the position.

Physical & Other Requirements:

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.
  • The employee is frequently required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance.
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to extreme heat.
  • Evenings, weekends and holidays are a regular part of the schedule.
  • Must have excellent attendance and conduct record for consideration.
  • Non-smoking candidates preferred.
About the Organization Resort Recreation Benefits:

ALL employees at Crystal Mountain receive these resort benefits to include FREE; fitness center, indoor pool, outdoor water park, golf, wellness programs, climbing wall, adventure courses, alpine slide, mountain biking and trail access, group ski lessons, downhill skiing/boarding and ski & snowboard rentals. DISCOUNTS on; spa services, fitness classes, retail products & apparel, food, lodging and personal training!

Resort Overview:

Established in 1956, Crystal Mountain is a family-owned, four-season resort recognized nationally as one of the Midwest’s premier destinations. Located 28 miles southwest of Traverse City, Crystal Mountain offers 58 slopes for downhill skiing and snowboarding, Crystal Mountain Snow Sports School, winter activities like dog sledding, cross-country skiing and fat tire biking, snowshoeing through Michigan Legacy Art Park, the Edge Adventure Course, award-winning Crystal Spa, fine-dining, shopping as well as wedding, meeting and conference facilities.  

This position is currently accepting applications.

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