Mount Rose Ski Tahoe holds job fair

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe is accepting applications for all positions for the coming 2016-17 winter season. All applicants are encouraged to apply online at

Starting wage is $11 per hour for all positions.

The resort will also host a job fair from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno.

Part and full-time seasonal positions include lift attendants, ski and snowboard instructors, rental shop attendants, food and beverage, bartenders, cocktail servers, janitorial, parking attendants, and ticket agents. Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe is also looking for Team Falcons coaches and ski patrolers, as well as operators experienced at snow grooming and snow removal. Not all positions require candidates to ski or snowboard.

"If you enjoy working with others and have strong customer service skills, we want you on our team," said Mike Pierce, director of marketing for Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe. "Our intention is to help our guests create memories with their family and friends that will last a lifetime, and by offering competitive wages, we believe we can attract and continue to retain top talent across a variety of positions who will provide high quality experiences to our guests each and every time they visit."

The resort is accepting online applications for part-time and full-time seasonal positions, including weekend and holiday work. Applicants must be age 16+. Candidates planning to attend the job fair are encouraged to complete applications online in advance, as well as have copies of their resumes with them.

Following its longest season on record, Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe is planning for another early opening with the winter 2016-17 season scheduled to begin October 31, 2016, weather and conditions permitting.