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Snowmaking Installation Technician

Remarkables Ski Field Access Road, Kawarau Falls, New Zealand Req #109
Wednesday, 20 September 2023
Are you fuelled by a passion for the outdoors? Is there something indescribable that draws you to the mountains? Let’s chat. Joining our crew is more than just working at a ski field - it’s a lifestyle, seasonal work is a rollercoaster but it’s one that creates lasting memories that you’ll talk about for a lifetime.

Our NZSki community has been growing since 1947 and continues to offer the best experience for our crew, locals, and guests alike. Everyone at Coronet Peak, The Remarkables and Mt Hutt cares for the mountains and shares a passion for snowsports and the surrounding regions. Our success is due to our awesome customer service, first-class facilities, majestic scenery, and wild terrain.

Play a part in an exciting construction project at The Remarkables. This role requires you to work as part of a close knit hard working team to install snowmaking pipe and equipment.

About the Role

  • Installing ductile iron water pipe and electrical reticulation 
  • Installing snow guns and snow making equipment
  • Project work needs to be completed in set timeframes around other construction work, so you may occasionally be asked to put in extra effort so we can be ready before winter 
  • Ability to operate heavy machinery such as diggers or loaders an advantage but not essential
  • You will be working in an alpine environment in a variety of weather conditions
  • From time to time you may also help with kaitiakitanga efforts such as planting, seed harvesting and pest control
  • This is a full-time, fixed term role 4th Dec 2023 to 1st May 2024

About You

  • Experience in the installation of ductile iron pipe an advantage but not essential
  • Knowledge of snowmaking plant, services and controls an advantage but not essential
  • Knowledge of working around heavy machinery is preferred
  • Hard working and can work towards deadlines
  • Proactive in regards to health and safety
  • Ability to work within a small team and carry out set tasks unsupervised

As Kaitiaki of the mountains we have an enduring commitment to our environment, people, and communities to ensure they benefit from our presence and as proud supporters of Winter Pride we’ve pledged to continue to provide a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

Location on Google Maps
  • Remarkables Ski Field Access Road, Kawarau Falls, New Zealand