Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing Boutique Salesperson – Heli-skiing resort Contract in Blue River, BC

Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing

Branch Blue River BC CA

Boutique Salesperson – Heli-skiing resort
Blue River, BC

Computing experience including use of excel and retail software. We are also committed to integrating research and training into every aspect of our operation,…

Competition Number: 15-012-W

Employment Status: Winter Season, November to April

Are you looking for a great job – and a great lifestyle? Do you love the outdoors? Would you like to work for the finest heliski resort in the world? If you share a passion for excellence then this opportunity at Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing may be the right fit for you. At MWHS we work hard…and play harder.

Job Description
Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing is seeking a warm, personable, and welcoming individual to fill the position of Boutique Salesperson. This position is responsible for retail sales in the Boutique and must ensure the functions of the department are being maintained and that the highest level of service is being provided for our guests. It is very important to represent the company’s corporate image in an exemplary manner demonstrating superior customer service.


  • 3 years experience in a similar retail position.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience and/or education in customer service.
  • Computing experience including use of excel and retail software.
  • Knowledge of outdoor recreational clothing.
  • Solid knowledge of sales.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Must be able to frequently bend and kneel, lift moderate weight, and work on feet for an extended period of time.
  • Attributes include energetic personality, people skills, punctuality, and good grooming standards.
  • Must be motivated and take initiative in researching our product lines when not assisting customers.
  • Second language preferred.

Compensation: $13-$14 per hour

Benefits of employment include

  • Subsidized staff accommodation in private room or residence at a cost of only $200 to $450 per month (depending on housing preference).
  • Fitness center
  • Staff rate for on-site massage therapy
  • Family and friends discounts
  • Opportunities to ski for free
  • Complementary recreation opportunities such as cross country skiing, snow shoeing, cross country skiing, and hiking
  • In-house training and development programs prior to season start
  • Numerous volunteer opportunities within the community
  • Discounted rates at various hotels in Kamloops, Jasper and Vernon
  • Staff meal plan
  • 25 % off retail items in our world class boutique
  • Guaranteed adventure!

Mike Wiegele Heli Skiing is located in Blue River, BC, Canada. Blue River is situated on Yellowhead Highway 5 halfway between Kamloops and Jasper. Blue River is paradise to those who love the outdoors. The amazing mountain peaks, and glacier-fed lakes and rivers of the area make for outstanding summer and winter adventure. The small town of Blue River is an excellent base from which to live and explore the pristine wilderness of the BC Interior.

Our Company
Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing is a Canadian Company dedicated to supplying the finest skiing experience in the world. Guests come from around the world to ski in an area known for its powder skiing. Since 1970, Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing has been committed to the “soul” of skiing. We are also committed to integrating research and training into every aspect of our operation, from safe travel in the mountains to professional service within every department of the resort.

When you work at Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing you become part of a larger family of motivated people who thrive in a natural environment that promotes safe practice and good health. 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 Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing while respecting guidelines and policy.

To Apply
Please apply online at https://wiegele.startdate.ca
**only applications received through our online application program will be reviewed**

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $13.00 /hour

Required experience:

  • customer service: 1 year

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Blue River, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-24
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