Are you looking for a great job - and a great lifestyle? Do you love skiing / snowboarding? Would you like to work for the finest heliski resort in the world? If you share a passion for excellence then learn more about the employment opportunities at Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing - where we work hard...and play harder.
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"This was the best day of my life" Dave L., Dishwasher, returning from his first day of heliskiing
"My manager lets me take on new responsibilities and helps me learn about different parts of the company." Jody S. Reservations
"Blue River is a stunning, unique and pristine wilderness area to live and work in. Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing offers great full-time & part time work to enable you to explore this area by skiing or snowboarding in winter and mountain biking, kayaking, fishing, and hiking in summer!’ Kristyn F, Reservations
"Amazing heli terrain, best riding of my life! Awesome crew to work with in every department and amazing family to work for. Blue River has an indescribable energy and is a beautiful place to live." Jolene B, Boutique Clerk
"From the guests you meet working here, to those you work with and the Family you work for....the endless terrain of accessible heli back country...EPIC!!! What’s not to love!" Jenefer S, Lounge Server
"Inexpensive staff housing and food means that I save money every month" Kevin D, Maintenance
Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing is looking for positive people with a good attitude.
We provide world-class hospitality training if you:
Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing offers several benefits in addition to competitive wages. We encourage our staff to become actively involved and enjoy the benefits of work at MWHS. A key part of the employment experience is the opportunity to meet people from around the world and enjoy the incredible employee perks that MWHS has to offer. We award our employees with a wide range of employment incentives.
Your dream job at MWHS includes the following employment perks:
During the winter season employee meals are available at our staff restaurant for a subsidized cost. Staff can payroll deduct up to 3 meals per day. Meal costs are: $4 for breakfast, $5 for lunch, and $6 for dinner. Each meal is freshly prepared and served in our staff restaurant. During the summer season staff receive a 25% discount at our summer restaurant.
MWHS offers subsidized staff accommodation to employees who do not wish to find accommodation privately. A range of accommodation is available including dorm style, shared houses, bachelor apartments, and motel units. Costs vary from $80 to $225 biweekly depending on the accommodation. Rent is deducted from each paycheque on a biweekly basis. A security deposit is deducted from the first paycheque. The security deposit is returned, if the accommodation is left clean and without any damages, after the resident vacates or on the final pay. While there is some variation amongst units most accommodation includes utilities, phones, tv, laundry facilities, and wireless internet. Most of our accommodation units have kitchenettes. All furniture, towels, bedding, and kitchen items are supplied. Residents may exchange their linen once per week at our laundry facilities. All residents are required to sign a Tenancy Agreement agreeing to the rules and regulations of staff accommodation.
MWHS welcomes international applications. We look forward to being able to continue to diversify our workforce.
International applicants interested in working for MWHS must provide:
To apply for your Canadian Visa and Work Permit, you must contact the Canadian Embassy or Consulate in your country. Useful Foreign Worker Links: