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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.

Have a passion for skiing & riding at Welch Village?
Become one of our Ski or Snowboard Instructors!

New Instructor Information Meeting Saturday, October 28th at 10am @ Welch Village Ski Area. 
Event page for all info HERE
RSVP via email to snowsports@welchvillage.com

Now Hiring:  Snowboard & Freestyle Supervisor

See full job description HERE
Email snowsports@welchvllage.com to apply. 

Now Hiring for all departments for the 2023-2024 season! 

We are hiring seasonal full-time and season part-time staff members now! 
Just some of the available positions this winter...
  • Lift Operations 
  • Janitorial Service 
  • Line Cooks  
  • Guest Services
  • Rental Shop & Equipment Tuning Center
  • Ski & Snowboard Instructors (weekend & holiday availability is required) 



Employee Benefits

Welch Village employees are eligible to earn a free employee staff/season pass.  Employees are also eligible to receive a limited amount of free lift tickets and rentals for guests.  Some restrictions do 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 the rental shop, retail shop, & ticket sales. You must be at least 18 to work in lift operations. 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. 

REQUIRED RELEASE FORM FOR SKIING/SNOWBOARDING SEASON PASS: All employees of Welch Village whom are planning to utilize the season pass benefits must sign, or have a legal parent/guardian sign (if under 18) the release form located as follows: EMPLOYEE RELEASE - CLICK HERE!

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

  • Pond Skip
    Pond Skip
    Saturday, March 25th!

  • New Year's Eve in the Village
    New Year's Eve in the Village

    Flashlight parade on Fowl Play at 6:45pm. Torchlight parade on Lookout at 7pm followed by Fireworks.

  • Tell A Friend Tour
    Tell A Friend Tour
    1/27/23 - Event starts at 4pm
    Terrain Park event.  Ski w/ Andy Parry and other pro freestyle athletes & LINE skis.  Free Pizza!