Boyne Resorts

  • Snowmaker

    Job Locations US-MT-Big Sky
    Posted Date 1 month ago(9/11/2019 7:11 PM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Big Sky Resort
    Position Type
    Seasonal Full-Time
    Targeted Job Start Date
    Mountain Operations
  • Overview

    The Snowmaker is responsible for assisting in the making of snow for a solid base and early season conditions. Typical start date is early November or when weather permits and end date is usually early to mid-January. Snowmakers are responsible for setting up, turning on, moving, monitoring, and shutting down all snowmaking equipment. This is a very physically demanding job in which the ideal candidate must be able to lift up to 75 pounds and carry up to 50. Must also be able to work all shifts including days, nights, weekends, and holidays. Must be able to endure all weather conditions.


    • Responsible for assisting in the preparation and operation of snowmaking systems
    • Conduct visual inspections and routine maintenance of snow guns and hoses
    • Set up and break down of snowmaking equipment
    • Operate trucks, snowmobiles, and or snow cats in a safe and efficient manner
    • Will be required to work outside in all weather conditions
    • Will be required to work weekends and holidays
    • Work as part of a team to complete tasks
    • Other duties as assigned


    • Must be 18 years of age.
    • Must be able to lift 75 lbs. and carry up to 50 lbs.
    • Valid driver’s license or able to obtain one
    • Must be in good physical condition
    • Moderate to advanced skiing or riding ability

    Benefits of completing a snowmaking contract include:

    • FREE All Access Ski Pass for the entire winter season and eligibility for Montana Ski Area Association (ski other Montana hills and Boyne properties for free)
    • Discounted Lone Mountain Ranch Cross Country Ski Trail Pass
    • Discounted skiing for friends and family


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