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6000 Cypress Bowl Rd. West Vancouver, BC V0N 1G0
604-926-5612

Employment

At Cypress, you can WORK where you LOVE to PLAY!

Employment at Cypress Mountain
Employment at Cypress Mountain
Join the dynamic team at Cypress Mountain, work in world-class facilities and enjoy our awesome terrain!

You Won’t Find a Better Place to Work than Cypress Mountain and Here’s Why:

Transportation :
If you don’t have your own ride – get your complimentary Team Member bus pass for daily travel to and from work via Cypress Coach Lines from Lonsdale Quay to the Cypress Downhill and Nordic Areas, a $400+ value for Full-time Staff!  

Skiing and Snowboarding Privileges:
Full-time Staff can Ski, Ride or Slide as much as you can handle and Part-timers will get in a ton of mountain fun depending on how much you work.

Food & Beverage:
You’ll get big discounts at our on-mountain restaurants with plenty of variety to keep you strong and healthy while you enjoy working at the Biggest Snow Resort in Vancouver!

Ski & Snowboard School:
You’ll have the opportunity to get free Ski or Snowboard group lessons and discounts on other lesson products – if you’re not already, you can be a pro by the end of the season!

Retail and Rental:
You’ll get discounts off everything in Big Bear Sports store on Level 1 of the Cypress Creek Lodge including 40% off our great looking Cypress Mountain logo wear! At our Rental shop you’ll get 50% off when you check out the latest in our “performance” ski and snowboard gear!

Season Pass Interchange:
If you feel a “ski trip” coming on, this great program will provide you with a 25% – 50% discount at other participating ski areas for your well-deserved time off work!

Winter Tires:
This exclusive offer to Cypress Mountain staff allows you to get a big discount on your new winter tires at North Shore Tire in Lower Lonsdale! There’s an annual draw for one lucky Cypress staffer to get their new winter tires free of charge!!

“Flash Your Pass”:
Full-timers will be sure to use their Pass to enjoy a variety of discounts with our selected partners around town.

EMPLOYEE TESTIMONIALS

Employee Testimonials

Julia

Mountain Host
& Events Coordinator

I’ve been lucky to have a few mentors who’ve encouraged and challenged me while exploring different departments letting me find where my passions are. Even on the crazy busy days I always find joy up here—whether it be a cute toddler seeing snow for the first time or a 90-year-old who still hitch hikes up to go Cross Country Skiing!”

12 Seasons with
Cypress Mountain

Employee Testimonials

JP

Snow School
Operations Manager

“I became an instructor because I am passionate about sharing my love of skiing and snowboarding with people of all ages and abilities. I am fortunate enough now to be able to use this same passion to develop staff and foster this passion within our snow school. My incredible team and work environment is what keeps bringing me back to Cypress after 11 seasons!”

 11 Seasons with
Cypress Mountain

Employee Testimonials

Emily

Guest Relations & Tickets Supervisor

“This is my first season at Cypress, and so far I am loving it! Being new to Vancouver and the ski industry could have been very overwhelming, but the Team have been so welcoming that Cypress already feels like home. I’m excited to learn, meet new people, and hit the slopes!”

 First Season with
Cypress Mountain

Employee Testimonials

Scott

Terrain Park
Manager

“My job allows to me to build a snow playground for guests to enjoy. I love to see the smiles on people’s faces when they ride something I have built. Cypress Mountain has allowed me the freedom and creativity to grow their Terrain Parks to the next level. Plus the office view still gets me, even after 10 seasons.”

 10 Seasons with
Cypress Mountain

Employee Testimonials

Jenn

Nordic Area Manager
Health & Safety Coordinator

“Over my 14 years with Cypress Mountain I have had the opportunity to work in a number of department and roles, learning new skills each step of the way. My job offers lots of variety making each day unique. The beautiful mountain setting and my incredible teammates make coming up to play in the snow a worthwhile endeavor!”

 14 Seasons with
Cypress Mountain

Employee Testimonials

Doug

Retail Manager

“Cypress is intensely beautiful, every day I see something amazing! In winter, people from all over gather here and it’s just great to be part of it. In my job I get to choose and recommend products that will make everyone’s Cypress experience better. I find it very fulfilling, this is my 17th season with the mountain.”

 17 Seasons with
Cypress Mountain

Email your resume and application form to jobs@cypressmountain.com today!

Other Available Positions:

LIFT ATTENDANT:

Assisting our skiing/snowboarding guests on and off of the lifts in a safe and courteous manner is the essence of the lift attendant.  All work is outside and you must be 18 years of age and training will be provided.

SNOW REMOVAL/GROOMER:

Operating heavy equipment such as Bombardier snow cats, snow plow trucks, snowblowers, graders or loaders.  You must have related equipment operating experience and proper BC Driver’s License.  Shift work is required.

 PRO-PATROL:

Administering First Aid to injured skiers and snowboarders and maintaining safe conditions of the ski trails and base area.  Must be an advanced level skier or snowboarder and have your OFA Level III or equivalent 90 hour First Aid certificate.  You must also have patrol experience or First Aid attendant experience and be able to ski “t-bogs” down icy black diamond runs.

 TERRAIN PARK:

Working outdoors maintaining and operating Cypress’s three terrain parks plus our air bag site. Must be an advanced level skier/snowboarder with an enjoyment of riding park features who is in excellent physical condition and not afraid to work hard.

SKI/SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR:
Supervise and instruct classes on the ski hill as well as assist with School events and operations. Must have CSIA/CASI level 1 certification or equivalent. Individuals with Level 2 and/or dual certification will be given preference.  Part time and full time positions available for Ski Instructors.  Part time positions available for Snowboard Instructors.
SNOW SCHOOL SALES:
Selling lesson packages to our Guests. Strong customer service skills are essential, and administrative skills are mandatory.
SNOW SCHOOL TRAINERS:
Provide ongoing training and development for instructors. Ambassadors to the mountain, always ensuring that both staff and Guests are having a positive experience. Part-time positions are available.
GUEST EXPERIENCE REPRESENTATIVE:
Selling and processing a variety of seasons passes. Answering phones, general Guest inquiries. Administrative skills and strong customer service background essential.
TICKET OFFICE CASHIER:
Must be bondable, reliable and able to handle transactions quickly with excellent customer service skills. Mountain and product knowledge required.
PARKING ATTENDANT:

Directing traffic in the parking lots, ensuring safety of guests and staff. Position is outside, working in all weather conditions.

TICKET CHECKER:

Verifying the validity of our lift tickets and passes outdoors and in all weather conditions.  Exceptional customer service and problem resolution skills a must.

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE WORKER:

Snow shoveling and maintaining the base area for guest safety. Must be physically fit and enjoy working outdoors.

 BUILDING MAINTENANCE:

A variety of indoor janitorial duties to keep common areas, including washrooms, clean and functional.

In the Food & Beverage Department, we offer a variety of different positions , between our full service licensed Crazy Raven Bar & Grill, to our Cypress Creek Grill to our Gold Medal Cafe. Our work environment can provide shift work that works around your needs and ours. Shifts can start as early as 7:30am and others finish at 10:30pm. Transportation is available.

Please email jobs@cypressmountain.com to apply.
General Shift Supervisor:

Energetic individuals with a minimum 2 years of management experience in a similar type of operation. Interpersonal skills and leadership abilities are necessary to fill this challenging, seasonal position. Serving it Right and Food Safe certification are required as well as knowledge of P.O.S. systems. 1 F/T position available. Starting at $16/hr

CRAZY RAVEN BAR & GRILL OPPORTUNITIES

Line Cook:

Preparing a variety of ‘pub style’ menu items in a high volume, fast paced kitchen is the main focus of this position.  Food Safe and a minimum of 3 years experience is required.

  • 8 F/T positions available
  • 6 P/T positions available
  • Starting at $16/hour + tips
Bartender:

A Serving It Right certificate (available through any BC Liquor Store) is necessary and you must be 19 years of age or older. Previous experience required.

  • No positions currently available
  • Starting at $12/hour + tips
Server:

Serving It Right certificate (available through any BC Liquor Store) is mandatory.  A fast paced ‘pub style’ atmosphere requiring experienced servers.

  • No positions currrently available
  • $9.60/hour + tips

CYPRESS CREEK GRILL OPPORTUNITIES

Front Line Service Attendants:

Cooking a variety of cafeteria food items in a high volume, fast paced environment. Along with taking and filling food orders of our guests in the Cafeteria.

  • 8 F/T positions available
  • 6 P/T positions available
  • Starting at $10.85/hour
Dishwasher:

Minimum 2 years experience required. Assisting cooks in preparation of all menu items, slicing and portioning of food as well as washing and sanitizing of kitchen small wares, dishes and equipment.

  • No positions currently available
  • Starting at $11/hour
Cashier:

Pleasant, bondable mature individuals who are able to handle high volume sales. Cash handling experience preferred.

  • 4 F/T positions available
  • Starting at $10.85/hour
Busser:

Cleaning tables and trays, and disposing of waste in the cafeteria are your main responsibilities.

  • $10.85/hour

GOLD MEDAL CAFE OPPORTUNITIES

Barista:

This position requires a customer service savvy individual who enjoys a fast pace. Having the ability to also make a variety of coffee bar beverages would be an asset. Cash handling experience preferred.

  • Starting at $10.85/hour
Please email jobs@cypressmountain.com to apply.
SKI & SNOWBOARD TECHNICIAN:

Technical certification is provided for those with some mechanical aptitude and an ability to work quickly and efficiently setting the bindings on rental skis and boards.

CASHIER:

Pleasant, bondable mature individuals who are able to handle high volume sales in a pleasant manner.

REPAIR TECH:

Tuning and repairing of both skis and snowboards.  You will be working on both customer’s equipment and rental equipment.  Experience is necessary for this position.

NORDIC SKI HOST:

Ensure that all skiers on trails have a valid day ticket or season pass, while also establishing positive public relations.

NORDIC MAINTENANCE:

A variety of outdoor maintenance and minor construction duties to keep base area facilities safe, clean and functional (includes snow shovelling).

NORDIC FOOD SERVICES:

Enjoy working in a rustic cabin in the cross country area.  Just a 10-minute walk or ski into historic Hollyburn Lodge. Base area food service positions also available.

NORDIC ADMINISTRATION:

Daily operations of the Ski School Office, Guest Services and Ticket sales, including lesson bookings and group arrivals.  Must have strong customer service skills, the ability to multi-task and handle transitions quickly and accurately.

SNOW PLAY AREA ATTENDANT:

Assisting guests in the snow tubing park, which may involve operating the ‘tube tow’.

NORDIC SKI PATROL:

Administering First Aid to injured skiers and maintaining safe conditions of ski trails.  You must have your OFA Level III or equivalent 80 hour First Aid certification.  Patrol experience or First Aid attendant experience required.

NORDIC SKI SNOW SCHOOL:

Instructors are responsible for the supervision and instruction of classes and assisting with Snow School events and operations. CANSI certificate required. Snowshoe Guides are responsible for leading interpretive tours through the Nordic Area, with a focus on fun and safety.

NORDIC RENTALS:

Handling cash transactions quickly and accurately as well as the maintenance and the signing in/out of equipment.

Email your resume and application form to jobs@cypressmountain.com today!