Waitperson – (Winter 2024) At Perisher


Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an Experience of a Lifetime to our guests and our employees. You’re brave, ambitious and passionate and we want you on our team. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak.

The perks start with a free lift pass, but as a Vail Resorts Australia employee, that’s just the beginning. Think free group lessons with our qualified snowsports instructors, discounts at our food, rental and retail outlets, employee recognition programs, staff events, training, wellness programs and more!

As a waiter in the Perisher Valley Hotel you will be part of a skilled group of professionals that are in charge of helping our guests create life long memories. You will be tasked with waiting tables in any of our three service periods as well as helping out in the bar for afternoon Après – great table side manners and experience in fine dinning restaurants are essential.

In a typical day in this role, you might:

  • Waiting tables during dinner service, 3 course fine dining
  • Assisting guests with local knowledge of the mountain
  • Follow food safety principles and sequence of service to help the restaurant run as smoothly as possible
  • Recommending wines or cocktails and helping to upsell our product lines

To be considered for this role, you should have:

  • NSW Responsible service of alcohol (RSA)
  • Experience making cocktails
  • Experience making barista style coffees
  • Previous experience in fine dining

As part of our team, you will be expected to:

  • Demonstrate our core Values – Have Fun, Be Inclusive, Be Safe, Do Good, Serve Others, Drive Value and Do Right
  • Provide an experience that creates a desire for our guests to return
  • Be punctual, reliable and show up for work with an enthusiastic attitude and embrace all parts of your job
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with fellow workmates, showing respect to your peers and supervisors

Employment start dates will vary depending on the role and snow conditions, but most roles start in June and finish in late September.

Staff accommodation may be available for successful applicants. You will be asked to indicate in your application whether you require accommodation. If you are offered a position, we will be in touch to confirm and provide further information.

At Vail Resorts Australia one of our core values is Be Inclusive.

We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. If you require assistance to apply, interview or otherwise participate in the employee selection process, please contact us at human.[email protected]

Join our team and experience the outdoors like never before. Your adventure starts now.

March 2024