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Employment at Welch Village
Now hiring for the 2018/19 Season!

Tired of those long Minnesota Winters? Cabin fever got you down? Interested in working with a great group of people and making memories that last a lifetime? How about FREE skiing or snowboarding all season at Welch Village? If any of this sounds interesting, Welch Village is the place for you. 

Visit our 2018 Job Fair Events! 
Meet our department managers, learn about the variety of seasonal full-time & part-time positions that are available, and interview on-the-spot!  Attending one of our Job Fairs is the best way to get a job working for one of the premier ski & snowboard destinations in the Midwest!  Our Job Fairs take place on the first floor of the main chalet. 

Job Fair Dates: 
 - Saturday, October 20th: 10am - 2pm 
 - Thursday, October 25th: 4pm-7pm
 - Saturday, November 10th: 10am - 2pm

We will be hiring for the following positions for the 2018/19 Season: 

  • Lift Operations
  • Ski and Snowboard Instructors
  • Janitorial Service
  • Food & Beverage Service
  • Guest Services

Ski & Snowboard Instructor Hiring Clinic - Dec. 1st & Dec. 2nd

Would you like to become one of our ski or snowboard instructors?  Join us for our annual new instructor hiring clinics on Saturday Dec. 1st or Sunday, Dec. 2nd!  If you are an intermediate - advanced skier/rider, are passionate about the sport, and interested in improving your own skiing & riding ability for free, join us for this event.  Our ski/ride instructors receive exclusive access to training clinics that are not available to to the public.  Other benefits include a FREE season pass as well as free lift tickets & rentals for family & friends (some restrictions apply).  

Two choices for New Instructor Hiring Clinics: 

Attend one of these days - Saturday, Dec. 1st - 9:30am - 3:30pm  OR  Sunday, Dec. 2nd  - 9:30am - 3:30pm

Please come prepared to ski/ride all day with our staff.  Lift tickets are provided.  Meet in the SkiLink Learning Center Building 

Employee Benefits

Welch Village employees are eligible to earn a free season pass, rental discounts, food service discounts, ski shop discounts and free skiing for family and friends (certain restrictions apply).  

Any age requirements? 

Age requirements vary throughout each department. If you are 14 or 15, you may work in food service or in the SkiLink Learning Center as ski or snowboard instructors for one of our kids programs. You must be at least 16 to work in lift operations, rental shop, retail shop, & ticket sales. All other departments require workers to be at least 18 years old.

General policies: 

Welch Village is, of course, a seasonal business and thus open seven days a week. Our season is only four months long. Therefore, you MUST be willing to work weekends, evenings, and holidays, since these are the busiest times.  Hours vary between departments. 

What about paperwork?

Employees must complete a W-4 Form, Employment Verification Form (I-9), and sign the Welch Village Ski  and Snowboard Area, Inc. drug and alcohol policy. These forms must be complete by your first day of employment. 

If you have any questions regarding employment opportunities at Welch Village please email us at info@welchvillage.com or give us a call at 651-258-4567.

Upcoming Events

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    Opening Weekend!
    Nov. 17th & 18th