Chalet Chef needed for the 22/23 Ski Season in the French Alps!

Maintenance Technician needed for the 22/23 Ski Season in the French Alps!

  • Location: France
  • Job Function: Ski & Winter Resort
  • Job Type: Seasonal, Winter
  • Language: English (other languages are a plus)
  • Period: End November to end April (exact dates TBC)
  • Working Hours: Full time with 2 days off per week (1 full day and 2 half days)
  • Salary: 11.01 euros per hour – French SMIC contract – 39 hours
  • Meals: Meals (1 meal a day when working)
  • Benefits: Local area lift pass and Ski/snowboard hire
  • Accommodation: Included

Reporting to the Head of Maintenance, the Maintenance Technician is responsible for sorting maintenance issues with the chalets or vehicles and ensuring these issues are resolved efficiently and effectively to ensure the White Mountain Chalets product is consistently delivered across the business at all times.


We are a luxury chalet company, based in the resort of St Martin de Belleville in the 3 Valleys ski area.  We operate 6 boutique ski chalets each with chef, host and driver teams.  We have a staff of around 25, including management.  We are an owner operated business, now in our tenth year and we have developed a reputation for a luxurious yet friendly catered chalet service that is tailored to our guests’ needs.  We have a passion for delivering the highest levels of service to our clients and our success depends on us finding the right team who share our passion.  We are seeking professional, motivated people with the desire to deliver the best possible standards.

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS 

  • Full UK or French/European driving license
  • Maintenance experience and qualification 
  • Must be at least 21 (for vehicle insurance purposes)
  • Previous experience of driving large vehicles and on snow is highly desirable
  • Fluent English – both written and spoken 
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills with a ‘nothing is too much trouble’ attitude
  • Good interpersonal skills and able to converse at all levels with colleagues and guests 
  • Able to work on own initiative as well as being a team player

 

KEY DUTIES – IN SEASON

  • Taking instructions from the Head of Maintenance for any issues or maintenance relating to the vehicles and chalets
  • Carry our maintenance and handyman tasks to rectify/mend things in chalets and vehicles as required 
  • Liaise with external/third party maintenance service providers as required where jobs are outside of your skillset 
  • Answering any questions the staff have relating to boilers/hot-tubs and fixing any issues where possible 
  • Driver phone shifts 
  • Clean vehicles (along with other drivers)
  • Clean and tidy terraces and outside areas cleaned (along with other drivers)
  • Driving clients and staff (when required)
  • Snow clearing (when required) 
  • Hot tub changeovers with other drivers (if required)
  • Maintain tool boxes and supplies for regular jobs
  • Travel out of resort for purchasing of supplies as needed
  • Distribution of logs to chalets (with the other drivers)
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White Mountain Chalets

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