Working at Perisher - Australia's Favourite Resort


Perisher offers a huge range of snow jobs with a focus on delivering an Experience of a Lifetime for employees, so they can, in turn, provide exceptional experiences for our guests.

Available snow jobs at Perisher during the winter season are broken down into four main categories you can explore below. Fixed Term and Permanent positions may also become available with Perisher from time to time. All the positions we currently have available can be viewed on the Perisher jobs platform.

The official winter season starts on the June long weekend and runs through until the long weekend in October. Employee start dates vary depending on the role and snow conditions, but most roles start in June and finish in late September.


With a variety of snow jobs available there’s something to suit everyone. Explore some of the roles we offer during the snow season:


Mountain Operations is one of the largest departments in the resort and is responsible for everything from the bottom of the slopes to the highest peaks.

All roles will require you to be involved in working outdoors in variable weather conditions, except Train Drivers and Concourse who have more consistent indoor work.

Seasonal Positions Available:

  • Lift Operators
    Form the frontline point of contact for our guests. A Lift Operator's primary responsibility is to ensure our guests' safety as they ride our ski lift system, while demonstrating the ability to provide an experience of a lifetime to our guests. A high level of physical fitness is required for this position and a positive, can-do attitude. 
  • Car Park Attendants
    Beginning work early in the morning our carpark attendants control the parking of a high volume of vehicles visiting the resort arriving at Perisher and Smiggin Holes.
  • Ski Patrollers
    Trained for all medical emergencies, Ski Patrollers are Perisher's first response to injuries on the mountain. Ski Patrollers provide first aid and safety assistance for minor and severe trauma across all areas of the resort. A minimum of two seasons Ski Patrol experience is required for this position.
  • Mountain Safety Assistants
    Employed to ensure the safety of our guests and staff through education of the Alpine Responsibility Code and Perisher's Lift Usage Policy while monitoring the slopes for unsafe skiing and snowboarding. Advanced skiing or snowboarding ability is required for this position.
  • Groomer Operators
    Maintain and ensure all runs are in pristine condition for our guest’s enjoyment throughout the resort. This role involves shift work and experience working in a ski resort is essential.
  • Snowmakers
    Monitor snowmaking equipment to ensure the highest quality of snow is being produced whilst assessing the temperature and weather conditions. This role involves shift work and experience using automated snowmaking technology or outdoor work within a ski resort is essential.
  • Transport Drivers
    Responsible for operating our early morning and late evening shuttle buses for our guests and over-snow vehicles for the distribution of goods throughout all resort areas
  • Train Drivers
    Responsible for transporting passengers, luggage and goods on Skitube between Bullocks Flat, Perisher Valley and Blue Cow.
  • Concourse Attendants
    Work on the Skitube Alpine Railway ensuring the safety of our guests travelling on the Skitube, whilst assisting with luggage handling, crowd control and providing resort information at Bullocks Flat, Perisher and Blue Cow terminals.


Resort Services

The Resort Services Department offers customer service-based roles ranging from hire, retail and in-resort guest services assistants.

The majority of these positions are based indoors.

Seasonal Positions Available:

  • In-Resort Guest Service Assistants
    Responsible for assisting with any face-to-face guest enquiries and monitoring lift access gates and queue management. Working both indoors and outdoors you’ll be the first point of contact for a lot of our guests.
  • Retail and Hire Attendants
    Provide our guests with the correct advice and assistance when getting fitted with the appropriate equipment and outerwear.
  • Snowsports Support Crew Worker
    Do you enjoy working with children and being outdoors in our snowy environment? Snowsports support crew workers are our support team for the Perisher Kids Department and love nothing more than helping our younger guests enjoy their experience.


Qualified Chefs

Chefs play a significant role in catering for our many dining areas and providing our guests with the fuel they need for a day of adventure. From bistros to fine dining restaurants, you will be responsible for collaborating, preparing, and delivering dishes that meet the highest quality standards. To be considered for these positions, applicants must hold a Certificate III in Commercial Cookery.



Perisher has a number of Food and Beverage outlets located in Perisher Valley, Blue Cow, Guthega and The Station.

The Station is located 5km from Jindabyne, sleeps 1,500 guests in 254 rooms. Entertainment is provided every night, including great bands and dance parties. The property boasts a pizza station, bars, chargrill, pool tables and outdoor food court.

The Perisher Valley Hotel, located on the slopes in Perisher, has 31 deluxe rooms, a cocktail bar, Snow Gums a-la-carte restaurant, masseuse and offers personalised services.

Seasonal Positions Available:

  • Food & Beverage Attendants
    Food & Beverage attendants can work at any of our locations across the resort assisting with outlet opening and closing duties as directed by their supervisor while responsible for the efficient and hygienic service of high-quality food at Perisher’s various food & beverage outlets. A current NSW RSA qualification is mandatory for this position as you will be required to work in our licensed bars. Barista training or experience will be highly regarded as you may also be required to work in our café's. 
  • Chefs/Cooks
    Prepare high quality food in our many dining areas throughout the resort. Successful applicants will be able to focus on the areas where their skills are best suited.
  • Food Service Attendants
    Food Service Attendants can work at any of our locations across the resort assisting with outlet opening and closing duties as directed by their supervisor while responsible for the efficient and hygienic service of high-quality food at Perisher’s food outlets.
  • Kitchen Hands
    Kitchen Hands play a significant role in catering for Perisher’s many dining areas. This might be through food preparation, assisting with stock management, or efficient and hygienic cleaning of kitchen areas, cutlery, crockery and food processing equipment.
  • Store and Cellar Attendants
    Assist with the ordering, restocking and storage of all food and beverage goods.
  • Housekeeping and Laundry Attendants
    Work as a team to ensure the timely cleaning of all Perisher-serviced guest rooms. Housekeepers are assigned to roles based on location, work experience and suitability. On the job training will be provided to all successful applicants
  • Porters
    With their extensive customer service experience and excellent time management skills, Porters attend to the needs of guests staying at the Perisher Valley Hotel including the delivery of their luggage from the Skitube Building and providing information on all hotel and resort facilities.
  • Reservation, Reception & Front Office Consultants
    As a member of either our Perisher Valley Hotel or The Station Resort your primary role will be to welcome and efficiently check-in and out our hotel guests demonstrating excellent knowledge of Perisher our products and services.



The Snowsports Department offers positions ranging from fully qualified instructors through to those who have never seen snow but really enjoy working with adults and children alike.

Find out more about being part of the Perisher Snowsports School team and explore available roles.


Customer Service and Support Assistant

Based in our call centre, the customer service and support team are responsible for providing excellent customer service whilst managing Pass products and services, alongside online support for the Perisher product offerings.



While we want you to have fun during your employment, keep in mind you are applying for a job and not a holiday. Our positions require a range of qualifications and experience, and we encourage you to apply if you feel you have what it takes to be part of the Perisher team. Be sure to check the video below to get an insider's view of what being part of the Perisher family is all about!


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