SkiBound

Handyperson - France

Recruiter
SkiBound
Location
Season in France!
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Oct 2020
Closes
29 Oct 2020
Job Type
Full Time, Live in

Handyperson – Winter 20/21

Stop… Hammer time!

A winter season with SkiBound is like no other. We offer a unique ski experience to budding skiers from all over the world, with school and youth groups at the heart of our business. You will be based at one of our 5 lively club hotels across 3 resorts in the French Alps, home to some of Europe’s best skiing and après – Alpe d’Huez, Les Menuires and Serre Chevalier.

Our club hotels, resorts and shining reputation means SkiBound are market leaders in ski experiences for both guests and staff!

The low down as a Handyperson…

During the busy Winter season, our hotels require some TLC. Leaky taps, bunk bed repairs, snow clearing, and light bulb changing are all in a day’s work as a handyperson. And don’t forget, you’ll be working at the top of a mountain, so you’ll need to be resourceful – no B&Q here! You should also be able to work safely and efficiently and be ready to get stuck in with other hotel duties when required. You’ll sometimes be working independently but will thrive as part of a bigger team working across all departments.

Our motto at SkiBound is ‘teamwork makes the dream work!’ We are looking for positive, can-do individuals who share our teamwork ethos – Our job adverts will give you a good flavour for each job role but other duties within the scope of each role may be required.

What we’re looking for… 

  • No formal qualifications needed but previous experience in basic maintenance is essential
  • Responsible and shows initiative
  • Pay close attention to health and safety details
  • Take pride in your work and complete all tasks to a high standard no matter how small the job
  • Happy to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in with all departments of the hotel to support your colleagues (could include pot wash to making beds)

What’s in it for you…

  • Role specific training once in resort
  • Role progression and the chance to return for future winter and summer seasons
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • SkiBound ski equipment hire, Wi-Fi and laundry facilities
  • Further seasonal opportunities with our sister brands, Travelbound and JCA

The extra bits…

  • Please apply for just ONE role – The role you feel you are best suited to and most interested in. We will assess your application against other vacancies without you have to apply for multiple positions
  • If you are applying as a couple, please apply INDIVIDUALLY for your chosen roles and include the name of your friend or partner or family member in your application
  • We ask applicants to be fully available from December 2020 to April 2021
  • Applicants must be in possession of a full and in-date UK or EU passport
  • Specific job role training takes place in resort
  • As a company, SkiBound are carefully monitoring advice and information provided by the UK and French Governments in relation to Covid-19. Any updates or changes will be communicated to applicants accordingly

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