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NOW HIRING FOR THE WINTER 2019 - 2020 SEASON
1) HUT MASTER
The Hut Master oversees daily operations at the hut and ensures high standards of customer service. In addition to performing all aspects of the hut crew position, the hut master is responsible for leading and motivating staff and volunteers, creating and implementing daily schedules, performing daily facilities inspections, managing inventories of supplies and merchandise, and overseeing routine maintenance of the hut.
Applicants should be personable, effective problem-solvers capable of maintaining high standards in an isolated environment. This position requires strong leadership skills and supervisory experience in the food service or hospitality industry. This position is a unique opportunity for someone interested in recreational or outdoor hospitality, greenbuilding design and operation, conservation education, or similar fields.
2) HUT CREW
Hut crew are responsible for providing a welcoming, friendly, and clean environment for overnight guests and day visitors at Maine Huts & Trails’ backcountry huts. Hut crew undertake a variety of responsibilities on a rotational basis, including front desk, food preparation, housekeeping and custodial duties, and assisting with
operation and periodic maintenance of green energy systems.
Successful applicants will have a proven commitment to customer service, the ability to work as part of a team, and the ability to maintain high standards in an isolated setting. Food service, hospitality, or related experience is preferred. This position is a unique opportunity for someone interested in recreational or outdoor hospitality, greenbuilding design and operation, conservation education, or similar fields.
1) NORDIC TRAIL GROOMER
The grooming team consists of four grooming equipment operators. The schedule is typically four 10-hour workdays per week, weekends included, but may vary depending on the season’s snow events. Groomers should expect and be prepared to work in all types of weather, follow communication and safety protocol, and maintain consistent reporting.
The right candidates will have at least one season of grooming experience. They will each possess initiative, independence, be team-oriented, and have strong navigational skills. The right candidates will have experience operating grooming equipment, demonstrate an ability to maintain equipment and snowmobiles, be attentive to detail, and be able to balance quality with efficiency.
2) OPERATIONS SUPPORT CREW
The Operations Support Staff is a crucial part of the Maine Huts & Trails team. With so many moving parts of this organization, it is of the upmost importance to have a support crew that is willing to go the extra mile to help our team accomplish our goals.
We at Maine Huts & Trails are looking for someone who is able to assist the Huts Manager in the daily operations, shuttle gear and supplies to and from the huts/trailheads, and be willing to be a part of a dynamic team dedicated to providing a world class product to our guests.