Last updated: 4:00PM 10/22/2018

Available Positions

Available Positions

Seasonal opportunities run from mid-November through April. 

Lift Ticket Attendant

Skier Services is looking for outgoing, friendly, helpful and welcoming individuals for the upcoming ski season. This position assists our skiers with our Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) ticketing system. 

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PSIA Certified Ski Instructor

The Alf Engen Ski School is hiring Certified Ski Pros to teach alpine and telemark skiing to adults, children and families for the 2018-2019 season.


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Ski Adventure Center Coordinator

The Alf Engen Ski School is now hiring enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our dedicated team in a non-teaching role. The opening is for a part-time position working weekends and holidays. Ski Adventure Center Coordinators are support personnel who perform a variety of duties that assure the smooth operation of the children’s Ski Adventure Programs. Alta's authentic feel plus the unique combination of a dream destination resort and an expert locals' ski area, create an inspiring and rewarding environment for employment and personal skiing. We endeavor to create excellent value and to cultivate long term relationships with our skiers. Alta's pure mountain experience and amazing snow quality inspire a friendly and welcoming attitude on a hardcore skier's mountain.

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Race Crew

Part-time seasonal position. Starting mid-December through early April.

Shifts are three days a week - Recreational Racing on Fridays and Saturdays and Town Race Series on Tuesdays.

Duties include course setting, course maintenance, time keeping and result calculation. Strong skiing ability required. Racing and/or coaching experience helpful.

Apply online or contact Coleman 801.799.2278 for more information.

This position opening soon. Stay tuned.

Alta Children's Center

The Alta Children's Center will be hiring child care providers for the 2018-2019 ski season. Estimated employee start date 12/10/2018.

Please contact for information on how to apply.

Position not available at this time.

Parking Attendant

This position offers the opportunity to welcome skiers coming to Alta. 

Full-time positions are available Monday through Friday. Part-time positions are available Saturday to Sunday.

Applicants must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions. 

At this time there is no housing available for Parking Attendant employees.
Apply Online or contact Andrea Pantos at 801-359-1078 ext 299 or 

Ticket Sales

Alta Ticket Sales is now hiring full and part-time positions for the upcoming ski season. We are seeking reliable candidates who not only love skiing and being in the mountains but also enjoy providing excellent customer service while serving the public. Applicants should have a positive and friendly attitude with the ability to be organized and detail oriented. All applicants are required to have cashiering and computer skills and a minimum blue level skiing ability. Come join our friendly and fun work environment, which offers breathtaking views, world-class powder and daily ski privileges.

On-mountain housing may be available, as well as opportunities for advancement within the department. 

Apply Online and attach resume or contact Christa at 801-799-2277 or

Ski Shop Employees

Our new ski shop manager Duke is looking for qualified candidates to fill seasonal positions in our Demo, Tuning and Retail Ski Shops.

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Buckhorn Kitchen

Do you love to cook and ski? The Buckhorn Kitchen staff prepare meals for employees that live in company housing on the mountain. This position is for a full-time employee with on-mountain housing. We are looking for independent, hard-working and creative cooks. Schedule will vary day-to-day with some early mornings. This position allows for great ski time. 

Some kitchen experience needed. He or she must be very conscious of cleanliness and food safety and perform duties unsupervised.

It is required that you live in employee housing, possibly with a roommate.

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Snowcat Operators

Snowcat operators maintain our machine groomed runs at Alta.

This is a full-time position. Shifts are 4:30 pm to 12:30 am or 12:30 am to 8:30 am. Both shifts are five days a week. The crews rotate shifts mid-season.

Job duties include:

  • Packing new snow
  • Grooming and plowing ski runs
  • Previous equipment operator's experience needed
  • On site housing may be available.
    Apply Online or contact Buck or Rip at 801-799-2291

Albion Grill - Winter Season

The Albion Grill is a cafeteria located at the Albion Base Area, next to the Sunnyside lift and Ski School. We are looking for enthusiastic people that love working in the mountains and enjoy serving awesome food to our skiers. We offer organic hamburgers and deli meat sandwiches as well as cookies made from scratch.

Winter employment begins in mid- November and continues through the middle to end of April. Many positions and shifts available. 

Apply Online or contact Josh at

Alf's Restaurant

Alf's Restaurant is a mid-mountain cafeteria-style restaurant & day lodge located at the base of the Sugarloaf lift and the new Supreme lift. Alf's offers employment, housing and ski benefits.

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Collins Grill

In the style of a European on-mountain bistro, Collins Grill is an unpretentious, full-service restaurant located on the 3rd level of Watson Shelter. Hearty rabbit stew, Morgan Valley organic lamb shanks and poached egg arugula salad are a few signature dishes on our rotating menu. 

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Watson Shelter Café

Watson Shelter is located mid-mountain. The Watson Café isn’t your average ski cafeteria. We serve grass-fed beef, organic soups and deli meats and as many local products as possible. We are looking for motivated individuals who care about quality food and great skiing.

Full-time and Part-time positions are available. 

Shifts are four to five hours per day, three to five times per week.

No housing is available at Watson Shelter Cafe.

Benefits at Watson Shelter are the same as all other Alta Ski Area employee benefits. We offer ski privileges and on mountain lockers. 

Thanks for applying. 

Apply Online or contact Eric at

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