Deer Valley Resort is nestled in the Wasatch Mountains of Utah, just 36 miles east of Salt Lake City, in the historic mining town of Park City which has become an exciting and diverse mountain ski town. The resort offers a wide variety of winter positions to match your talents. Whether you recently graduated, are retired or are looking for a change, we have something for you!
Deer Valley Resort is honored to be voted #1 in the categories of Access, Service, Kid-Friendly Activities, Dining, On-Mountain Food, Lodging and Grooming by the readers of SKI Magazine in 2015.
October 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2012 - Park City, UT - Park City Department of Workforce Services office, located at 1960 Sidewinder Dr., Suite 103, from 11 a.m. -1 p.m., recruiters will be onsite to interview for winter positions.
October 4, 2012 – Heber City, UT - Department of Workforce Services sponsored Job Fair, located at the Utah Valley University (UVU) Wasatch Campus, located at 311 N. College Way, from 4 - 7 p.m.
October 9, 2012 - Park City, UT - Park City Chamber of Commerce Job Fair, located at the Yarrow Resort Hotel and Conference Center, located at 1800 Park Avenue, from 2 to 6 p.m.
The founder of Deer Valley Resort, Edgar Stern wanted to combine his love of skiing with the service, food and amenities of a five star hotel. Stern was known as a visionary. “He built Deer Valley as a first-class resort when nothing was happening in Utah. Everybody thought he was crazy,” said Deer Valley’s President/General Manager Bob Wheaton. “He stuck with high quality and high service even through hard times. Sometimes the chips were down, but his vision never wavered.”
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.
There are no recruiting events at this time. Please contact Human Resources for more information about recruiting at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The following is a list of previous internships, including both on-mountain and indoor positions. There are many possibilities to fulfill your internship within Deer Valley Resort.
Popular Majors for Internships:
We will work to place you in a paid position which will give you practical experience for future career opportunities. Students can work in various positions such as Skier Services Sales Agents, Accounting Clerks, Front Desk Clerks, Bell Staff, Lift Operators, Maintenance Technicians, Race Hill Crew, Ski Instructors, Restaurant positions and children's Programs, to name a few.
Deer Valley Resort does not offer summer academic internship opportunities. Thank you for your interest.
For further information on Academic Internships, please contact Lisa Angotti, Senior Recruiting and Internship Coordinator at 800-475-4562, 435-615-6137 or via email at email@example.com.
Deer Valley's Culinary Arts, Baking and Pastry Externships are designed around the concept that has made our resort #1: classic, consistent quality from a winning team.
Each externship is designed for your to take your skills to the next level - from the classroom to the professional kitchen. You will have the opportunity to work in various location and become exposed to a diverse culinary experience, while building your confidence along the way.
In its 33-year history, Deer Valley Resort has received countless awards and recognition, of which we are very proud. The Mariposa restaurant and Seafood Buffet have received prestigious Zagat Restaurant Guide awards, including #1 rankings since Zagat began rating Salt Lake in 1999. The Mariposa also consistently receives the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. Deer Valley's Silver Lake Executive Chef, Clark Norris, was the first Utah chef invited to the prestigious James Beard House and was the inaugural recipient of Salt Lake Magazine's annual Best Chef Award in 2006. Sale Lake Magazine also honored Deer Valley Resort Director of Food and Beverage, Julie Wilson, in 2008 with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Deer Valley is consistently ranked #1 by the readers of SKI Magazine for on-mountain dining, grooming and guest service. Deer Valley has ten on-mountain restaurants that offer everything from casual dining to gourmet fare.
Deer Valley Resort does not offer summer externship opportunities. Thank you for your interest.
For more information on Culinary Arts Externships, please contact:
Snow Park/Empire Canyon Lodges Executive Chef
For more information on Baking and Pastry Externships, please contact:
Snow Park Pastry Chef
International applicants are a large part of Deer Valley's winter seasonal workforce. Please click here for more information.
The Work and Travel Program allows students to spend up to four months working for Deer Valley Resort during their vacation. Deer Valley is looking for enthusiastic applicants who have a passion for working at a ski resort.
J-1 Visa Intern/Trainee Program
Deer Valley hires a number of International Interns in our Culinary and Baking Program, Hospitality Management Program and our Restaurant Management Program. Interested applicants must go through our sponsor agency, Janus International. This program differs from the Summer Work and Travel Program in that the applicants can work in the United States on a six or twelve month visa. You must be able to work with us from December 1st through the second week in April.
J-1 students must go through either CCUS or CIEE sponsor agencies as a first year student to Deer Valley to be considered for employment. We do not accept Independent J-1 student applications. Deer Valley Resort will be working with the following J-1 companies to complete our hiring for the 2014-15 ski season. Please visit their websites for more information on how you can interview with Deer Valley Resort.
Deer Valley Resort will not be participating in the H-2B visa program for the 2014-15 ski season. We will continue to evaluate the status of the program for future seasons.
Deer Valley is a ski only resort. Guests on alpine, telemark or mono ski equipment with feet placed side by side and facing forward are allowed. Snowboards and carving boards are restricted from use.
Reasonable accommodations for adaptive ski devices will be made, however the equipment must be in accordance with the resort's ski only policy.