Work at Q Burke

Join the Q Burke team and receive great benefits–including free skiing and riding! 

Download your application packet, fill out the application completely and send it via email to kwhite@skiburke.com  or bring it to Human Resources at the Sherburne Base Lodge. Jobs are seasonal and require weekend and holiday availability.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Human Resources offices at 802.626.7316 or by emailing kwhite@skiburke.com. Again, thank you for considering Q Burke Mountain Resort in your search for employment.

The best way to get hired is to come to one of our job fairs.

Wednesday, November 5th from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Kingdom Cafe - Sherburne Base Lodge - 223 Sherburne Lodge Road, East Burke, VT

OR

Thursday, November 6th from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. - Burke Mountain Room - Lyndon State College - 1001 College Road, Lyndonville, VT


Current Job Openings at Q Burke Mountain Resort

** Full Time Year Round Job Openings**

Director of Sales and Marketing

As a senior manager of Q Burke Mountain Resort, the Director of Sales and Marketing will manage all marketing, sales and event functions for Q Burke Mountain including sales, advertising, public relations, website. merchandising, promotions, strategic support of resort partnerships and event operations.  A Bachelor's Degree in Marketing or related field from a 4 year college or university is required with a minimum of five (5) years' experience ideally gained through increasingly responsible management positions within marketing and sales.  Experience within the ski resort industry is preferred.  This position requires strong organizational, analytical and reasoning skills along with the ability to perform multifaceted projects in conjunction with normal activities.  The ideal candidate must possess the ability to get along well with diverse personalities - remaining tactful, mature, and flexible.  Qualified candidates may submit a cover letter and resume to our Human Resources department at kwhite@skiburke.com.

Senior IT Tech Support Specialist:

Looking for an IT Support Specialist to install, modify and make minor repairs to personal computer hardware and software systems, and provide technical assistance and training for system users. General networking knowledge and general troubleshooting skills for software and hardware systems required. Two year certificate from college or technical school; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Must have valid driver's license and be willing/able to work a flexible schedule that requires some weekend and holiday hours. For more information, interested candidates may submit a cover letter and resume to Kim White at kwhite@skiburke.com.

 

Installs, modifies, and makes minor repairs to personal computer hardware and
software systems, and provides technical assistance and training to system users by
performing the following duties.

** Food & Beverage Job Openings **

Food & Beverage Manager

We are a small mountain resort looking for a dynamic, professional food and beverage manager to lead our team and grow with us as we expand.  The food and beverage manager is responsible for managing all F&B operations and for delivering an excellent guest experience.  The successful candidate will be able to forecast, plan and manage all F&B orders, staff and finance.  The goal is to maximize sales and revenue through customer satisfaction and employee engagement.  Qualified candidates may submit a cover letter and resume to Kim White at kwhite@skiburke.com.

Dishwasher

We have an immediate opening  for a highly motivated, energetic, and enthusiastic individual who will be responsible for maintaining cleanliness and sanitation standards for china, glassware, tableware, cooking utensils, etc. using machine and manual cleaning methods.  This position also helps ensure that the kitchen areas are maintained as clean, safe, and sanitary facilities.   The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to take and follow directions efficiently while being able to lift and carry heavy objects.  Evening and weekend work required.  Interested candidates may submit an application to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com.

Experienced Cafeteria Cooks and Line Cooks:

We have immediate openings for experienced Cafeteria and Line Cooks. Prior experience is required. If interested, please submit an application to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com or contact our Human Resources department by calling 802.626.7316. 

Experienced Waitstaff for the Tamarack Pub and Grill:

We have immediate openings for experienced waitstaff at the Tamarack Pub and Grill. Prior experience and ability to work weekends is required. If interested, please submit an application to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com or contact our Human Resources department by calling 802.626.7316. 

Experienced Bartenders

We have immediate openings for experienced Bartenders.  Prior experience and ability to work nights and weekends is required.  If interested, please submit an application to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com or contact our Human Resources department by calling 802.626.7316.  

 

*** 2014/15 Openings ***

Janitorial/Maintenance Staff:

We are seeking dependable part-time janitorial/maintenance staff members for immediate employment to help keep the main Resort buildings in clean and orderly condition on both the inside and outside of buildings.  Must be willing to maintain the highest levels of cleanliness in our public areas, working both independently and as part of a team.  Employees must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  This is a Winter Resort Area - Work venues are varied and include steep stairways, multi-level buildings and outdoor work areas.  If interested, please submit an application to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com or contact our Human Resources department by calling 802.626.7316.  

Snow Sports School Manager:

We are seeking a seasonal manager for our snow sports school.  This person will be responsible for the overall direction, leadership, and success of the alpine and snowboard departments.  The primary focus will be on consistently offering a high quality guest experience and providing services consistent with the vision, needs, and expectations of Q Burke Mountain Resort. Multiple years of ski or snowboard instruction and PSIA certification requried. Ability to ski or snowboard all terrain at an advanced level on the mountain is a must.  The successful candidate will understand operations of snow sports schools and the importance of its instructor staff.  Other professional experience should include the following:  supervisory, employee scheduling, customer service, and budget management.  Working knowledge of MS Office and electronic communications is required.  This position also assists with marketing functions to include creating and implementing programs and representing the mountain within the industry.   Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com

Trail Groomers (14/15 Season):

We are looking for experienced Groomers for the 14/15 season to operate Snowcat equipment on ski and snowboard trails and other areas of the mountain to produce quality snow surface for our guests. Prior experience operating heavy equipment and a willingness to work on slopes under a variety of conditions a must.  If interested, please submit a completed Q Burke application packet (see above)  to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com  or bring it to Human Resources at the Sherburne Base Lodge. 

Ski/Snowboard Instructors (14/15 Season):

We are looking for experienced ski and snowboard instructors for the 14/15 season.  Q Burke Instructors use chosen techniques embraced by Q Burke Mountain Ski School in working with students of all ages and abilities.  Teaching may include group or private lessons. Weekend and holiday availability required.  Qualified candidates should submit a completed Q Burke application packet (see above)  to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com  or bring it to Human Resources at the Sherburne Base Lodge.

Snow Sports Desk Staff (14/15 Season):

We are looking for desk staff personnel for our Snow Sports (Ski School) department.  Desk staff personnel are responsible for welcoming guests to our facility and booking lessons and all seasonal programs for our guests.  Basic computer skills and excellent customer service required.  Interested candidates should submit a Q Burke application packet (see above) to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com or bring it to Human Resources at the Sherburne Base Lodge.

Terrain Park Attendant (14/15 Season):

Seeking experienced Terrain Park Attendants for the 2014/15 season. A Terrain Park Attendant is a labor intensive position responsible for the construction, maintenance, and repair of all terrain park features with a keen awarness to safety, terrain park etiquette and guest relations.  Successful candidates must have a basic knowledge of how to ride small terrain park features and an understanding of how a terrain park should flow from feature to feature.  Interested candidates  should submit a Q Burke application packet (see above) to our HR Director at kwhite@skiburke.com or bring it to Human Resources at the Sherburne Base Lodge.

Snowmakers (14/15 Season):

Snowmakers are responsible for setting up and monitoring of all snowmaking equipment - often working extended shifts.  They must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 100 pounds and be capable and willing to work outside in all weather conditions.  Successful candidates must be mature, energetic, dependable and self-motivated.  They must possess good mechanical aptitude and the ability to think and work independently and as part of a team.  Qualified candidates should submit a Q Burke application (see above) to our HR Director via email to kwhite@skiburke.com  or bring it to Human Resources at the Sherburne Base Lodge.

Lift Operators/Attendants (14/15 Season):

We are looking for a few energetic and dependable Lift Operators/Attendants for the 14/15 Ski Season.  Successful candidates must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and be capable and willing to work outside in all weather conditions.  Weekend and holiday availability required.  Interested candidates should submit a completed Q Burke application (see above) to our HR Director via email to kwhite@skiburke.com or bring it to Human Resouces at the Sherburne Base Lodge.

Rental Shop Assistant Supervisor (14/15 Season):

Seeking a Rental Shop Assistant Supervisor to assist with daily operations of the Equipment Rental shop and Repair Shop.  Ensure excellent customer service and perform regular maintenance on ski equipment.  Assist with sales and monitor staff when the Supervisor is off site or unavailable.  Attention to detail and ability to work with computer rental systems a must.  2+ years experience preferred.  30-40 hours per week through winter ski season.  Interested candidates should submit a completed Q Burke application (see above) to our HR Director via email to kwhite@skiburke.com or bring it to Human Resouces at the Sherburne Base Lodge.

Rental Technician (14/15 Season):

Seeking Rental Technicians to assist customers with the fitting, rental, and return of ski and snowboard equipment.  Attention to detail and the ability to work with computer rental systems a must.  Must be willing to work flexible hours.  Up to 30 hours per week.  Interested candidates should submit a completed Q Burke application (see above) to our HR Director via email to kwhite@skiburke.com or bring it to Human Resouces at the Sherburne Base Lodge.

Ticket Scanners (14/15 Season):

Seeking Ticket Scanners to assist customers with resort information, and verify that they have a valid lift ticket or season pass.  This job demands long hours and the ability to work on your feet for extended periods of time in the cold.  The ability to work with a handheld computer and provide excellent customer service is a must.  Up to 30 hours per week.  Interested candidates should submit a completed Q Burke application (see above) to our HR Director via email to kwhite@skiburke.com or bring it to Human Resouces at the Sherburne Base Lodge.