Monarch Mountain Employment

Join the Monarch family!  Monarch Mountain is one of the smaller ski/ride areas in Colorado with a focus on great customer service and an excellent, friendly experience, whether on or off the snow. Our employees make up the Monarch family, and we work together to exceed guest expectations. Employee benefits include ski breaks when possible, employee/family Monarch season passes, complimentary Monarch lift tickets for friends or family, free or discounted skiing/riding at other areas, discounts on lessons, equipment rentals, food, retail products, and childcare, free employee shuttle to/from Salida & Poncha Springs and access to employee events and activities, not to mention camaraderie and getting on some of the best snow in Colorado!

To apply, please download and complete this pdf-iconPDF Application or this excel-iconExcel Application, attach your resume if you have one, and email to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or mail it to Monarch Mountain/Employment, 1 Powder Place, Monarch CO 81227, or you can drop it off at the mountain administrative office.

Current Openings

Position/Department: Assistant Vice President of Mountain Operations
Hours: Full-time, year-round
Posted: 4/11/15
Assist the VP of Mountain Operations in all aspects of Mountain Operations, to include coordinating planning and supervision of mountain operations and departments (Lift Maintenance, Lift Operations, Patrol, Base Area Services, Cat Skiing, Slope Maintenance and Vehicle Maintenance); planning and revision of operational plans and policies; the distribution and enforcement of company rules and regulations; USFS interface and Special Use Permit administration; company adherence to the requirements of regulatory agencies…etc.

Must have a minimum 5 yrs. supervisory experience at a ski area; knowledgeable about all phases of mountain operations; excellent verbal and written skills; computer literate; excellent leadership skills; able to maintain a high level of professionalism and confidentiality; have a high awareness of liability as it pertains to ski area/employee safety; able to travel.

To Apply: Submit cover letter and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Position/Department: Mechanic/Vehicle Maintenance
Hours: Full-time, summer
Posted: 12/31/14
Maintenance and repair of vehicles in Monarch’s fleet. Must have previous experience in heavy equipment maintenance and repair, from front-end loaders to snowcats. Great communication skills and the ability to work safely and independently are a must. Valid CO Driver’s license with a good driving record is required. Must be at least 21 years old. This could turn into a year-round position; wages dependant on experience.