Lift Operations Manager

We are currently looking to fill the role of Lift Operations Manager. The position is a full-time, seasonal position that operates from November – April. To apply, please email your cover letter, resume and references, and qualifications to Randy Murphy at and include the position title in the subject line.


  • Scheduling and training of the lift operations staff.
  • Adhere to the labour budget as set out without jeopardizing operational standards and/or guest safety.
  • Ensure all lift stations are operated in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ensure that daily lift logs are filled out properly and stored in proper manner at each lift.
  • Ensure all operational aspects of the lifts are maintained: ramps, mazes, and signage.
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that proper radio protocol is followed by all department staff.
  • Assist the lift maintenance personnel, where required.
  • Ensure lifts open and close on time.
  • Ensure lifts are operational and accessable for control work by the patrol department, where required.
  • Provide an exceptional experience to the guests.
  • Respond promptly to guest complaints and comments as per company policy.
  • Practice safe work procedures at all times.
  • Perform weekly safety talks and site inspections.
  • Maintain a professional and respectable appearance.
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed.



  • Successful completion of Selkirk College’s Lifts 150 Train-the-Trainer.
  • Minimum of 2 years lift operations experience.
  • Strong comprehension of passenger ropeways CSA Z98 code.
  • Previous supervisory experience is an asset.
  • Knowledge of Mueller and Doppelmayr lifts is an asset.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and time management skills.
  • Able to work in all weather conditions.