marmot basin Groomer Winch Cat Operator

 marmot basin
1 Marmot Rd, Jasper, AB
Full-time, Seasonal

Job details

Job type

Grooming, Snowcat Operator

Reports to

Grooming Supervisor

Position Overview
The Grooming/Snowcat Operator works as part of the Grooming and Snowmaking team. They are responsible for operating machinery to assist in the maintenance of mountain terrain, trails and runs. They are responsible for dealing with or reporting any mechanical issues and keeping the machinery clean.

The Mountain Operations department is hiring several positions for Grooming needs. This includes Grades 1, 2, & 3 operators acting in FT and PT capactities. The role works evenings and overnight. A compressed work week agreement is in place.

Alberta Employment Standards regarding probationary periods apply.


Mechanical Background
Previous operating experience
Winch cat experience
Ski Industry experience an asset
Able to work flexible shifts
Able to work in a safe and efficient manner
Able to work outside in any, all and sometimes adverse weather conditions
Minimum class 5 license.

Core Competencies

Professional deportment with excellent customer service skills
Demonstrated temperament and disposition for stressful situations
Ability to work/cope well in emergency situations should they arise
Ability to work well, cooperate and communicate as part of a team
Strong team member able to take direction
Motivated and observant; able to perceive needed tasks and complete them without direction
Self-aware; able to identify strengths and gaps in own abilities and training
Able to use taught skills and previous experience to problem solve
Trustworthy and capable of working unsupervised.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

Complete all assigned grooming runs as per daily instructions provided by the Grooming Supervisor
Complete daily checks and maintain cleanliness of machinery
Report equipment concerns to the Grooming Supervisor
Adhere to all Safety Policies and Procedures. Identify and report hazardous machinery, terrain or activities where self or others may be at risk of injury
Deliver excellent customer service to internals and externals contacts at all times, thereby enhancing Marmot Basin’s reputation as a positive Guest Experience provider.


Respect and adhere to the company’s policies and procedures as set in the “Corporate Policies” and “Employee Handbook”
Understand and adhere to Ski Marmot Basin’s “Harassment Policy” and the company’s “Privacy Policy”
Other details
Pay Type

Employment Indicator

Job Start Date
Sunday, October 15, 2023

Job End Date
Friday, May 24, 2024