About this employer

Deer Valley Resort is nestled in the Wasatch Mountains of Utah, just 38 miles east of Salt Lake City International Airport, in the historic mining town of Park City which has evolved into an exciting and diverse mountain ski town. Deer Valley Resort is home to a staff of over 2,800 wonderful individuals. Our staff consists of locals, transplants and seasonal workers from all 50 states as well as international students from around the globe. We are a diverse workforce where everyone feels welcome, appreciated and valued. No matter if you are 14 or 84 years, there is a place for you in the Deer Valley family!

Since Deer Valley’s inception in 1981, we have been committed to excellence in everything we do. Our staff members, whether employed seasonally or year-round, are trained to be dedicated to service, which is the key to the resort’s current and future success. We also remain committed to our three brand pillars of; providing exceptional guest service, offering a ski-only resort experience and limiting daily skier visitation on the mountain.

Our staff, known for being welcoming, knowledgeable, attentive, and approachable, pride themselves on the exceptional customer service they provide. The Deer Valley three-circle business model teaches employees to find the balance between taking care of the guest, the company and each other. They are encouraged to emulate a professional and friendly attitude at all times.

Staff Accommodation


Deer Valley Resort offers a limited amount of subsidized, dorm-style and condominium housing for our staff on a first come, first served basis. There are four housing locations: three are located in the town of Park City on the free bus route; Snowshoe Inn, Snow Country Condominiums and Prospector. River’s Edge is located in neighboring Heber City, and only available during the winter season.

Employer perks

As a Deer Valley staff member, you are eligible for loads of awesome perks ranging from skiing at multiple resorts, restaurant discounts, 20% off retail and much more! During the summer, you are eligible for lift benefits and restaurant discounts.

Besides perks at Deer Valley, as a staff member you also have access to an abundance of community perks including discounts on transportation services, fitness clubs, local salons and spas, restaurants and more!


Except during blackout periods, Deer Valley staff are eligible for complimentary or discounted skiing privileges. They include:
Up to seven days per week of skiing at Deer Valley Resort
Friends and family skiing
Free staff ski lessons
Discounted rentals for staff
Free skiing or riding at select local Utah resorts
Free skiing or riding at Alterra Mountain Company owned resorts (excluding CMH Heli-Skiing & Summer Adventures)
Discounted lift ticket rates at Ikon Pass Partner Resorts

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Jobs Available

Cook: $13.50 USD
Stewards: $13.50 USD
Rental Tech/Basket Checkers: $11 USD
Lift Operator: $13 USD