Gondola Manager, Norden

Gondola Manager, Norden

  • Full or Part Time
  • Full Time
  • 629 Sugar Bowl rd
  • $25/hour - $29.50/hour USD / Year
Sugar Bowl Ski Resort
629 Sugar Bowl rd, Norden, CA 95724

About Sugar Bowl Ski Resort
General Information
  • Job Title: Gondola Manager
  • Location: 629 Sugar Bowl Road, Norden, CA, 95724, United States
  • Base Pay: $25.00 – $29.50 / Hour
  • Employee Type: 1B (10 month FT)
  • Job Category: Gondola
Contact Information
  • Name: Sugar Bowl Recruiting
  • Email: hr@sugarbowl.com



Sugar Bowl Resort is looking for a Gondola Manager to manage the operation of the gondola and garage to facilitate the safe and effective transportation of passengers, belongings and freight.  Hire, train, motivate and discipline Gondola Operators and Garage Attendants.



  • Friendly, clear and concise written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a sometimes high stress, fast paced environment.
  • Ability to work effectively with other departments.
  • Self-starter that can make quick and correct decisions.
  • Effectively use resources to problem solve and provide exceptional guest service.
  • Must have a positive attitude, good leadership and motivational skills.
  • Must consider courtesy and safety high priorities.
  • Be willing and able to provide excellent customer service to all people at all times.



  • Interview, reference check and hire Gondola and Garage staff.
  • Review training programs to be used for pre-season as well as in-season training.
  • Conduct pre-season and in-season training of Gondola and Garage staff as often as needed.
  • Secure and maintain supplies and tools for the department.



  • Ensure Gondola and Garage staff are on the job on time, in uniform, observe all company policies and fulfill the job duties listed in their job description.
  • Schedule and outline daily duties for direct reports, Leads, Operators and Attendants.
  • Train and schedule Gondola and Garage job sharers.
  • Tour and maintenance of all operation facilities daily, i.e. cabins, terminals, all stairs, and garage.
  • Implement, enforce and audit cabin handling training compliance to ensure smooth operation.
  • Conduct safety meetings on a regular basis and follow-up on on-the-job injuries.
  • Respond to all gondola or garage related incidents and ensure that proper reports are completed.
  • Respond to all situations in need of guest relations.
  • Maintain close contact with Executive Director of Mountain Operations, Lift Maintenance Manager and Dispatch. Advise of problems, repairs, etc.
  • Must work closely with Village Services Manager and Hotel Manager.
  • Porter homeowners and hotel guests luggage and personal items between garage and gondola.
  • Assist guests load and unload cabins including personal belongings.
  • Snow removal in and around the gondola and garage buildings during and after storms.
  • Monitor staffing levels and expenses, staying in-line with the budgeted numbers.
  • Conduct safety meetings on a regular basis and follow-up on on-the-job injuries.
  • Assist with alternate transportation when needed (must be eligible per HR)
  • Oversee gratuity program.
  • Collect and maintain daily checklists and logs.


Pay $25/hour – $29.50/hour dependent on experience.


All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities.


Sugar Bowl is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

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