2016-2017 Season

Employment start date:  December 26, 2016 or as soon as weather permits.

Employment Opportunities- Lift Operator Must be 18 years or older, $10.00 per hour until 12/31,  $11.00 as of January 1, 2017.  Day and Night shifts available.  Training date TBD    

Summary:  Assists passengers in the safe loading and unloading of lifts, and checks lift ticket validity, while providing excellent customer service by interacting with all lift passengers.

Essential Functions: 

  1. Assist all passengers in the safe loading and unloading of the ski lift
  2. Maintain load and unload ramps and areas around all lift stations by shoveling and/or raking snow
  3. Identify potential hazards and report them immediately
  4. Be familiar with all policies, procedures and rules regarding operating and riding a ski lift and ensure that these are followed by staff and customers
  5. Implement emergency procedures
  6. Perform daily pre-operation inspections and post-operation shutdown procedures
  7. Check to ensure every skier or snowboarder has a valid day ticket or season pass each time before boarding the lift
  8. Maintain cleanliness of lift shacks and work area, remove trash when necessary
  9. Other lift operations duties as assigned

Click for application Blandford Ski Area Job Application submit application to office@skiblandford.org or mail to Blandford Ski Area, Po Box 158, Blandford, MA 01008

Employment Opportunities- SNOWSPORTS The Blandford Ski Area’s Snowsports Education Center is looking to hire ski and snowboard instructors for the 2016-2017 season.  Wanted: Confident, fun and enthusiastic team players, who have a passion for skiing or snowboarding. Must be a people person!


*Must be 15 years of age as of December 1, 2016. No exceptions.

*Must be able to work weekends- Friday night, Saturday and Sunday.

*Submit a letter of interest to snowsportsoffice@skiblandford.org  Be sure to include some info about yourself and why you think you would be an asset to our Snowsports Center.  Looking forward to hearing from you!