Employment Application


Send completed forms to:
Fax to 401-295-8550
or
Mail to  P.O. Box 41 Slocum, RI 02877

BEFORE YOU APPLY: These are seasonal positions that are based on customer traffic.

This means that when the customers are here, i.e. holidays and weekends, we need you to be here and on time.

Being here on time is a must regardless of weather conditions.
Snow and unreliable transportation are not excuses to be late or not show up for your shift.
 

Think about where you live and the type of transportation you have and make a back up plan according to your personal situation.
Come Join Our Family!
All positions require excellent customer service skills as well as a general knowledge of the services we offer.


Summer Season
Position Description/Requirements Availability
Lifeguard
Ages 18+
Must be lifeguard (pool), CPR and first aid certified.
Duties include observing pools & slides, keeping pools and pool area tidy, dictating pool and slide rules to groups & general public, occasional slide dispatching, and other general duties may apply, depending on special circumstances.
We are currently hiring for a lifeguard and certified swim instructor for pre-school age children.
Now Accepting Applications
Tiki Bar Staff
Ages 16 +
Duties include selling tickets, cooking/serving food, cleaning, answering phones, interacting with customers. Other general duties may apply, depending on special circumstances.
TIPS/bartender certified a plus (18+).
Now Accepting Applications
Slide Dispatcher
Ages 16 +
Duties include dispatch are responsible for their slide, and to evenly space sliders out for safety. Other general duties may apply, depending on special circumstances.
Age 15 will be accepted with working papers.
Now Accepting Applications

All summer listed ages are as of June 1st.




Winter Season
The ski area is ready to open by Thanksgiving Day, so we must have schedules completed by that date. We will begin accepting winter applications in mid-September/early October to ensure that your application is considered please do not wait to apply. If you worked last season, please stop by to let your supervisor or the office know you will be returning and what your availability will be.
Position Description/Requirements Availability
Ski / Snowboard Instructor
Ages 16 + 

14.5 for apprentice
The pro Staff at the Yawgoo Valley Ski Area and Sports Park wishes to extend an invitation to any and all (16 years and older) that think they have what it takes.  We offer an Instructor Training Course (ITC) designed to introduce you to the world of snow sports instruction.  Great exercise, great fun and plenty of satisfaction!

Interested candidates please have ITC Application to us no later than October 31st. Applicants will be contacted by email on or after 11/1.
The deadline has passed to submit an application for the Instructors Training Course.

If you have taught at another area, please submit a regular employment application.
Retail Shop Staff
Ages 18 +
Learn to tune and repair skis and snowboards, meet people and get retail experience. No positions available at this time.
Lift Attendants
Ages 18 +
Assisting customers on and off lift must be able to work outdoors and stand for entire shift. No positions available at this time.
Rental Shop Staff
Ages 18 +
Setting up equipment for customers, with a general knowledge of skis and/or snowboards. No positions available at this time.
Cashiers/ Ticket Sales
Ages 16 +
Assisting customers in the cafeteria and/or ticket office. General office work and cleaning applies. Must be able to restock and have a basic knowledge of money handling. No positions available at this time.
Kitchen Staff
Ages 16 +
Preparing meals for guest while maintain a cleanly workplace and environment. Food Safety Certified a plus.
No positions available at this time.
Bartenders Must be 18 or older and TIPS certified No positions available at this time.
Tubing Park Attendants
Ages 16 +
Pushing tubers, assisting customers in or out of tubes, hitching or unhitching tubes from the lift.
No positions available at this time.
Ski Patrol Staff See YVSAR for more info Please contact Ski Patrol via link

All winter listed ages are as of December 1st.