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Job Summary: To direct Lift Operators and assist with the daily preparation and operation of the ski hill lift functions.
Machines and Equipment Used:
Season(s): Winter
District(s): Etobicoke District  District map (pdf)
Wage: View wage rate chart (pdf)


  • Directs the Lift Operators and assists with the daily preparation and operation of the ski hill lift functions.
  • Ensures staff rotations are being followed.
  • Ensures all staff are signed in and dressed in the proper uniform.
  • Ensures all signage is posted prior to opening of facility.
  • Ensures lift line guiders are in place.
  • Ensures all staff receive proper equipment to perform duties.
  • Assists with annual evaluations of Lift Operators.
  • Interacts with participants, staff, spectators and community.
  • Monitors ski hill for those skiing or snowboarding without proper equipment or snow passes.
  • Ensures all equipment is removed from hill at the end of the day.
  • Opens / locks all tow huts.
  • Ensures all incidents and accidents are reported to Lift Coordinator, maintenance and recreation staff.
  • Takes action to deal with incidents, problems and emergencies and comply with Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Attends and participates in meetings and training sessions.


  • Previous work experience as a lift operator.
  • Previous work experience in a supervisory type role is preferred.
  • Must produce original current Standard First Aid and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation certifications as recognized by the WSIB.
  • You must possess certification in Parks and Recreation Ontario's Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD). Applicants who meet all other qualifications and obtain a conditional job offer will be advised of PHCD course offerings in order to meet this qualification.
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