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Treble Cone Employment 2016

Welcome to Treble Cone, the South Island's largest ski area. At Treble Cone, we pride ourselves in creating a REAL ‘Kiwi’ experience for our staff and guests alike.

On snow, our aspirational and picturesque terrain draws passionate skiers and boarders from across the globe, often gaining mention in publications as some of the ‘World’s Best’. Off snow, we strive to continue this great experience, offering genuine ‘Kiwi’ hospitality; approachable, knowledgeable and friendly staff, creating a seamless day for all guests.

Treble Cone, Wanaka NZ - Mornings as a Lift OperatorTreble Cone, Wanaka - NZ Snowmaking and Groomers

Thanks to an incredible Winter 2015 team, Treble Cone has enjoyed its busiest season even, couple with plenty of light and fluffy snow. We look forward to adding more passionate and dedicated skiers and snowboarders to our team in 2016.

Winter Positions 2016

DepartmentOpen DateClosing Date
Snow Sports School    
Snow Sports Instructor 1st February 14th February
Snow Sports Administrator 8th February 21st February
Snow Sport Hiring Clinic 16th May 12th June
Lift Operations    
Lift Operations Supervisor 29th February 27th March
Lift Attendant 21st March 10th April
Snow Maker 15th February 13th March
Groomer Operator 15th February 13th March
Guest Services    
Guest Services Team Leader 22nd February 13th March
Guest Services Assistant 28th March 10th April
Customer Information 28th March 10th April
Communications Coordinator 14th March 3rd April
Food & Beverage    
Head Chef 14th March 27th March
Sous Chef 14th March 27th March
Cafe Supervisor 28th March 10th April
Cafe Team Leader 28th March 10th April
Barista 28th March 10th April
Cafe Assistant 28th March 10th April
Qualified Chef 28th March 10th April
Baker 28th March 10th April
Prep Hand 28th March 10th April
Kitchen Porter 28th March 10th April
Rentals Supervisor 21st March 10th April
Rentals Team Leader 28th March 10th April
Rentals Assistant 28th March 10th April
Base Operations    
Base Attendants (Roads & Carpark / Facilities) 21st March 10th April



  • Applications are only accepted during official employment period
  • Treble Cone only accepts one application per person
  • Season dates: 23rd June – 2 October 2016
  • Start date differ per department – no later than 17th June 2016


Why Work at Treble Cone?

Treble Cone is the closest ski area to Wanaka, and offers the region’s most diverse and challenging terrain. For people new to the sport, we also boast the longest green run, un-crowded groom slopes and discounted / free ski improvement programmes for staff (of all levels).

Our team is comparatively small, creating a very close knit interdepartmental group. Treble Cone organises several team events throughout season, which have in the past included trips to Ohau, night skiing at Coronet Peak and plenty of local Wanaka activities

Treble Cone, Wanaka NZ - Saddle Basin on Blue Bird DaySo why work at Treble Cone….

  • South Island’s largest ski area with the longest vertical in the Southern Lakes
  • Challenging slopes including award winning intermediate to advance terrain
  • Long uncrowded beginner to intermediate trails
  • A small team of passionate skiers and snowboarders

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