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Job Summary: To oversee the daily preparation and operation of the ski slopes.
Machines and Equipment Used: Ski, communication, recreation and various office equipment, first aid kit.
Season(s): Winter
District(s): North York District:  District map (pdf)
Wage: View wage rate chart (pdf)


  • Oversees the daily preparation and operation of the ski slopes.
  • Directs the lift operators.
  • Ensures lift staff schedule rotation is 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 communication equipment is received and is operational.
  • Interacts with clients, staff and the public.
  • 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.
  • Prepares training manuals for Ski Centres.
  • Conducts annual staff evaluations.
  • Takes action to deal with incidents, problems and emergencies and complies with Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Attends and participates in meetings and training sessions.


  • Current Standard First Aid & CPR Certificate.
  • Current AED Certificate.
  • Previous work experience in a supervisory type role.
  • Previous work experience as a lift operator.
  • 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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