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Sunshine Village Employment 

Anticipated opening date mid-November.

Work hard, play hard
An experience of a lifetime

Sunshine Village sits in the heart of the Canadian Rockies about 1.5 hours west of Calgary. It offers an amazing seven-month employment experience. Each year, we get newer and better. There has never been a more exciting time to work at Sunshine Village.

Every fall and throughout the season, Sunshine hires more than 600 people. Peak employment is more than 800 staff.

Our employees come from all over the world from many different countries, backgrounds and cultures. We hire a variety of nationalities at Sunshine Village and turn them into raving fans of our resort. The one thing we all have in common is our passion for skiing and riding!

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How to apply

Winter Season Employment 2014 – 2015

Sunshine Village is full swing into the recruitment drive for our upcoming winter season. Hiring fairs will be taking place across Canada in the following locations:


  • Banff Hiring Fair – Wednesday October 8th, 2014 (All of our pre-bookable appointments are now full)
  • Banff Job Resource Centre Ski Hiring Fair - October 2nd, 2014.
    Only Food & Beverage, Retail & Warehouse positions will be interviewed on the day. For other positions, suitable candidates will be invited to attend an interview at the Sunshine Village hiring fair on October 8th, 2014.


All hiring fairs will be appointment only following application through our current vacancies. Positions available will include:

  • lift operators
  • room attendants
  • sous chefs
  • gondola operators
  • guest services
  • dishwashers
  • rental attendants/technicians
  • prep cooks
  • baristas
  • servers
  • bartenders
  • warehouse attendants
  • retail sales
  • bus host
  • base area attendants
  • janitorial


Due to the volume of interest we are unable to take general resume applications for these seasonal entry positions.

If you are looking for a job from overseas, please have a look at our International Applicants section which provides information about which documents you need to work at Sunshine, obtaining a work permit and our partner organizations.

Some departments are operational year-round. Take a look at our Current Vacancies section to see what positions are available now.

Before you apply for a position at Sunshine, we ask that you read and understand the five points below:

  1. To be considered for a position at Sunshine Village you must be legally entitled to work in Canada with a valid work permit, permanent residency or Canadian citizenship.
  2. Sunshine Village does not sponsor or give letters of offer to foreign workers who do not currently have a valid work permit.
  3. Due to the high volume of applications, we will not be able to give detailed responses to every applicant.  We generally only reply to those that have made it through to the next round of the recruitment process.
  4. For entry-level seasonal roles Sunshine Village only conducts face-to-face interviews. We do not interview on Skype or over the phone unless they are arranged through an agency partner or for a more senior position.