Work in one of Canada’s top ski resorts this winter : Whistler Blackcomb !

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Planning to go to one of the most visited mountain resorts? Looking for a seasonal job?

If yes is your answer to both questions, here are some facts you have to know about Whistler Blackcomb.

Located in Whistler, British Columbia, Whistler Blackcomb is the largest ski resort in North America and  was the host resort of the alpine skiing events at the 2010 Olympics.
Whistler Blackcomb is first known to be an extremely vast ski terrain. Two mountains are developed for skiing: Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain which are as famous as each other. The two of them are linked by the Peak 2 Peak gondola so you can ski as much terrain as possible!

Surrounded by beautiful wild nature and some of the best stores and restaurants, the place is hard to resist and many fall in love with the Whistler lifestyle and decide to stay or work there.

You too can get the opportunity to get a job in the resort for the winter season.


The offered jobs are endless:

  • Lifty
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen Helper
  • Barista
  • Food & Beverage Cashier
  • Food Station Hosts
  • Ticket Seller
  • Retail Cashier
  • Ski/Snowboard Repair Technician
  • Ski Valet
  • Ticket Validator
  • Rental Technician
  • Kids Ski/Snowboard Instructor
  • Adult Ski/Snowboard Instructor
  • Childcare Worker
  • Mountain Safety Host
  • Parking Host


  • Whistler Village Inn and Suites
  • Aava Whistler Hotel
  • Adara Hotel
  • Evolution Whistler
  • Blackcomb Lodge & Spa
  • Coast Blackcomb Suites
  • Crystal Lodge & Suites
  • Delta Whistler Village Suites
  • Fairmont Chateau Whistler
  • Four Seasons Resort Whistler
  • Bellstar
  • Whistler Premier
  • Glacier Creek Lodge
  • Roots
  • Hy’s Steakhouse
  • Bearfoot Bistro
  • Monk’s Grill
  • Kypriaki Norte
  • Boston Pizza
  • 21 Steps
  • Christine’s Restaurant


Working with the resort will enable you to get a lot of privileges such as discounts on restaurants, pubs and retail stores. Depending on your position,  you will also be able to attend great Christmas events .

If you wish to work as a full-time employee, more perks are available!

  • Staff housing for first season employees
  • Dual Mountain Pass
  • etc…

And to top it all off, most of WB employees  benefit from a formal training program to better develop their skills and knowledge.

A surefire way to gain experience and have fun at the same time!


PROS: most visited ski resort, longest runs,  HUGE mountain, excellent nightlife + perks (cf above)

CONS: expensive lifestyle and cost of living, extremely busy, accommodation hard to find


You guessed it; due to the overwhelming applications, getting a job fast in this  resort  isn’t an easy thing to do. That’s why STEPWEST can help you find a job in Whistler Blackcomb in no time.

Join the Working Holiday or Study and Work programs to ensure a great time!

Please, call us or email us for more information.


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