Ski Season Jobs
We are currently accepting applications for Chalet Hosts for the 2022/2023 winter season.
Working for Mountain Heaven
Mountain Heaven have been providing catered and self-catered skiing holidays in the French and Swiss Alps for almost 20 years. We are an independent family owned company who began in 2003 and have been hands on and passionate about what we do ever since. Our chalets are located in our favourite resorts, where we have chosen a handful of chalets all offering guests a warm and friendly service.
We value our resort staff, recognising they are the essential part of our business working as part of a great team to deliver unforgettable ski holidays year after year. We go to great lengths to ensure our staff have what it takes to fit into our friendly team, making sure they are dedicated, enthusiastic professional and passionate about the mountains.
Who we are looking for
Dedication, enthusiasm, teamwork and fun are important to us, so we go to great lengths to find the right people to work in our professional, happy team.
JOB ROLES – WINTER 2022/23
CHALET HOSTS (Singles or Couples)
Cooking: We look for candidates either with previous professional catering experience or have completed a cookery course. You will be expected to provide quality homemade breakfasts, afternoon tea including cakes and a three/four course evening meal to guests.
Customer Service: Providing excellent customer service putting the guest at the heart of everything you do. The role entails strong customer interaction throughout the week to ensure the guests feel welcome and thoroughly enjoy their stay.
Cleaning: You must maintain a spotless and presentable chalet throughout the week which includes daily cleaning of communal areas and bedrooms on working days. You will deep clean the chalet during changeover day. Chalets cleanliness is regularly monitored.
Flexibility: Your typical work morning involves starting at 7am to serve breakfast at 8am. Afterwards, you will prepare afternoon tea and the evening meal, as well as clean the communal areas and bedrooms and maintain the hot tub if applicable. In the evening you will prepare a three course meal. Each day varies so we require strong flexibility and willingness, with some days requiring more prep and receiving food and linen deliveries etc.
Salary and Benefits
French working contract with a gross pay of circa €1800 per month.
Two full days off per week.
Comprehensive staff training at the start of the season.
Contribution of travel to and from resort.
Food whilst on duty.
Carrie Neige Ski Insurance provided
Experience & Requirements:
You will need to be an experienced chef or cook with relevant skilled work experience.
You will have hospitality or customer service experience.
You have a natural ability to engage and talk with people, along with being a good listener.
You must have an eye for detail and the ability to clean to a high standard.
Excellent time keeping.
You should be physically fit with plenty of enthusiasm and stamina.
Ideally you will hold an EU passport or the right to work in France.
How to apply
If you would like to work with Mountain Heaven, please send your C.V along with a covering letter outlining why you think you would be suited to work for us and what you personally can bring to Mountain Heaven
Please provide a six day menu plan which should include a vegetarian option
Please send the above to the attention of Vicki at [email protected]
We look forward to hearing from you.
The Mountain Heaven Team