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Mount Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board

How would you like to work in one of Victoria’s ultimate alpine destinations? 
Mt Hotham Alpine Resort is one of Victoria’s premier alpine recreation destinations. It holds the unique position of being the highest alpine village in Australia and the reputation of being the Resort for “serious” skiers and boarders. 
The Mt Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board is a State Government Statutory Authority responsible for the overall operation of the Mt Hotham Resort. 
The services provided by the Board include intra-village bus transport, ski patrol, traffic & parking management, snow clearing, cross-country ski trail grooming, Crown lease administration, utilities & infrastructure (potable water supply, sewerage, garbage collection, drainage, and roads), local council services and community & public facilities. 
During the winter months Mt Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board employs willing, flexible and able staff to assist in the running of our winter operations. The positions available with Resort Management for the 2014 season are: 

• Transit Operators 
• Garbage Collectors 
• Bus Cleaners 
 

BRIEF POSITION OUTLINES: 

Transit Operator 
Mt Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board (RMB) is responsible for providing the Village Transport and Parking Management Services for Mt Hotham. Transit Operators will have a varied role that comprises of both bus driving and traffic management duties. 
Staff in these positions represent the mountain and the Mount Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board. Customer service is of the highest priority for all resort staff, and everyone is expected to wear a smile to work. 
Staff employed in this area will be responsible for the transporting of passengers, whether they are snowboarders, skiers or pedestrians around the village. Staff will be responsible for the directing of visitor traffic into the different car parking areas within the Resort and providing visitor information to guests when required. 
Shift work is required and you will be quite often expected to work under pressure and autonomously. Shifts commence at various times of the day and are usually between 8hrs and 10 hrs in duration. 
Candidate Requirements 
• Medium Rigid Victorian Drivers licence, or interstate equivalent; 
• Hazardous endorsement (training will be arranged for successful applicants); 
• Drivers Accreditation Application Process; Use the attached link Taxi Directorate; 
• Excellent communication skills; 
• Friendly, open, helpful personalities; 
• Ability to work as a team player and alone as necessary; 
• Ability to operate 2 way radio in accordance with resort guidelines; 
• Ability to work in an Alpine environment; 
• Highest regard for personal appearance and presentation. 


Garbage Collector 
The Mount Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board (RMB) under the Alpine Resorts (Management) Act 1997 is responsible for the collection and disposal of garbage from Mount Hotham Alpine Resort. 
The Board maintains a fleet of garbage collection vehicles, including over-snow vehicles, dedicated to the function of garbage collection and operates and maintains a 1.988 hectare land fill site for disposal of waste from the resort. 
Staff employed in this area will be responsible for the collection and disposal of all recycled and domestic waste throughout the Resort. All vehicles must be operated and staffed with individuals who are safety conscious and display excellent communication skills. All duties will be outside therefore you will be exposed to inclement weather and must be confident in driving in these conditions. You will be provided with uniform and protective equipment. 
Successful candidates will work from 5.00am to 3.00pm. Most days the collection can be completed in an 8 hour shift or less, although during peak season times the collection may require a full 10 hour shift. 
Candidate Requirements 
• Current Victorian Heavy Rigid licence, or interstate equivalent; 
• Ability to undertake physical repetitive work in inclement weather; 
• Proven experience in the customer service industry; 
• Excellent communication skills; 
• Safety conscious and aware; 
• Flexible availability and skills. 


Bus Cleaners 
Mt Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board (RMB) is responsible for providing the Village Transport for Mt Hotham. As part of the maintenance of our bus fleet daily washing, cleaning and inspecting of our fleet is required. 
Bus Cleaners will be required to wash /clean our full fleet of buses (inside and out) using our fully equipped wash bay and conduct daily vehicle inspections of all buses. Inspections will include checking lights, horn, making sure all safety equipment is in place and usable, checking oil and fluid levels, topping up if necessary, fueling buses etc. 
Staff will be required to work split shifts. The morning shift begins at 5am depending on bus numbers and finishes at 8 or 9am. The afternoon shift begins at 5.30 or 6pm with finish times depending on bus numbers. 
Candidate Requirements 
• Medium Rigid Victorian Drivers licence, or interstate equivalent; 
• A background in mechanical trade or aptitude (preferred by not mandatory); 
• Ability to undertake physical repetitive work in inclement weather; 
• Safety conscious and aware; 
• Flexible availability and skills; 
• Work autonomously. 

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