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Mountain Host 

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

The Mountain Host will guide our guest to proper compliance of operation requirements. The Mountain Host will promote and communicate to guests before and after entering a facility operation updates and restrictions.

  • Upholds and supports recreation expectations Great Service, Quality programming and Safe Recreation.
  • Staff outside the Mountain Adventure Zone & Park at Water’s Edge– as needed
  • Greet guests, answer questions and provide direction for facility requirements.
  • Promote safety and Covid 19 protocol.
  • Demonstrate and role model proper PPE requirements.
  • Distribute towels and lifejackets. Maintain records as needed.
  • Ensure proper facility capacities are met.
  • Assist with RELEASE forms completion.
  • Maintain cleanliness of assigned work space including bagging towels and cleaning restrooms using proper PPE.
  • Complete daily SOP’s
  • Read and comply with the Crystal Mountain Employee Handbook, Recreation Policy & Procedures Manual and be responsible for keeping up to date with the Communication Log, emails, required training and meetings.
  • Enthusiastically promote all Recreation programs and events.
  • Maintain a positive, creative, friendly, courteous and enthusiastic attitude with guests and fellow employees.
  • Advise a supervisor of hazardous situations.
  • Perform other jobs and duties as assigned.
Position Requirements


  • Clear and concise verbal communication skills.
  • Self-directed and able to maximize use of time, resources and technology.
  • Able to work with computers, faxes, copiers, scanners and various other technologies in offices and on resort.
  • Maintains office, employee and company confidentiality at all times.
  • Dependable and meets goals.
  • Exemplifies professional conduct and adherence to company Core Values.

Physical & Other Requirements:

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand and talk or hear.
  • The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • Evenings, weekends and holidays are a regular part of the schedule.
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.  

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