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At Ski Basics we know that our staff are critical to the continued success of our company. We therefore go to great lengths to ensure that we employ a dedicated, enthusiastic and professional team to work together during the winter months.

We do not specify age restrictions or specific qualifications as we believe each candidate should be judged on their experience, confidence, and friendliness. We do ask however that all applicants hold a valid British (EU) passport with a permanent UK National Insurance Number.

Positions at Ski Basics include:

Chalet Host, Chalet Cook, Driver/Supplier Manager, Driver/Host and Chalet Manager.

For more information about each individual position, please download our Job Application form.

Ski Basics is an independent catered chalet company based in Meribel offering great value ski holidays with an emphasis on exceptional service. The importance of chalet staff is pivotal to the success of any ski chalet company in the Alps and, whilst ski jobs in Meribel can be demanding, Ski Basics believes that if a chalet company has happy staff, this in turn leads to happy customers. Ski Basics not only excels in customer service, but also prides itself on going that extra distance to ensure that their chalet hosts are looked after so that they can truly enjoy the unrivalled experience of a ski season in Meribel. Perhaps this is one of the reasons that so many of our chalet girls and boys return season after season to work for us again!

Our seasonal staff are critical to the continued success of our company and so we go to great lengths to ensure that we employ a dedicated, enthusiastic and professional team to work together during the winter months. We do not specify age restrictions or specific qualifications as we believe each candidate should be judged on their experience, confidence, and friendliness. We do ask however that all applicants hold a valid British (EU) passport with a permanent UK National Insurance Number.

Finding Ski Chalet Work in the Alps

Chalet Hosting in the Alps

The importance of this role to the overall enjoyment of the guests’ holiday cannot be emphasised enough. The role of the chalet host is to oversee the smooth running of an individual chalet. This is a challenging and very demanding role; chalet hosts will work alongside a chalet cook, and we expect you to assist each other so that your chalet is run to the very best of your ability. As a team, that chalet host and chalet cook ensure that guests are comfortable and enjoy the high standard of personal service for which Ski Basics is renowned. This job required a person with a friendly and outgoing personality, a real team player who is not afraid of hard work. The candidate will ideally have experience in the hotel/hospitality industry.

Driver/Hosts in Three Valleys

This is a split role, which involves assisting the chalet cook in the smooth running of the chalet, and ensuring that your guests are picked up and dropped off at the slopes on time. Applicants must possess a friendly and outgoing personality as is required of chalet hosts, and be particularly flexible and reliable to ensure that the guests get the most out of their Ski Basics experience. All applicants must be over 24 and own a full clean driving licence.

Chalet Manager Job in Meribel

The chalet manager oversees the smooth running of all day-to-day operations. The chalet manager ensures the maintenance of good food quality, that budgets are adhered to, and accounts inputted in an accurate and timely fashion. The chalet manager regularly checks the high standards of cleanliness and service in all Ski Basics chalets. The chalet manager is also the first port of call for both staff and guests. The ideal candidate for this job must have relevant ski season experience and be able to converse in French.

Chalet Cook Jobs in the Alps

The role of the chalet cook is to oversee the smooth running of the chalet kitchen and produce delicious wholesome meals. At Ski Basics we train each of our cooks on an intensive 10 day course at the beginning of every season. (Please note that this is not a cookery course as each cook must possess the ability to confidently to a high standard for at least 8 people and previous cookery training preferred). You will work alongside the chalet host and we expect you to assist each other in every day to day aspect of running a chalet to ensure the high standards at Ski Basics are maintained. The chalet cook must be and adaptable, outgoing and friendly person with an eye for detail and most importantly maintain high standards in all areas.

For more information about each individual position, please download our Job Application form.

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