2021 Summer Internship Program
2021 Summer Internship Program
Massanutten is proud to announce our 2021 Summer Internship Program!
May 17 – August 15 (Required) | May 3 – September 5 (Preferred)
Are you looking for an internship opportunity to gain experience, learn about the hospitality industry, and work with an awesome team? Look no further than Massanutten Resort! We have worked closely with James Madison University’s Hart School to develop a program that meets your needs. We hosted interns from the University of Virginia, Bridgewater College, Virginia Commonwealth University, George Mason University, Old Dominion University, Longwood University, and more. Join our team this summer for the internship of a lifetime!
All Massanutten internships offer:
- Paid internship experiences
- Opportunities to complete management-level tasks & projects
- Job shadowing
- Professional networking
- Presentations conducted by high-level, resort management exploring all aspects of operations
- End of season recognition event
The Activities Department is seeking fun-loving and active candidates for our summer internships! Whether leading arts and crafts classes, orchestrating evening shows and events, or pointing out local flora and fauna on a nature hike, this team always strives to provide enthusiastic customer service. Each day offers a new experience and interns will be able to work with a variety of activities and departments all summer long. Join us in creating remarkable experiences for our guests while showcasing the best aspects of the Shenandoah Valley!
With two, full-service gyms and recreation centers featuring indoor and outdoor pools, Massanutten provides physical fun for all ages. We are seeking applicants who can man the front desk with a smile, lead and participate in group games and activities, operate poolside snack bars, and provide information about activities and resort offerings. Work with our Recreation and Aquatics managers and learn all about how you can make a career out of recreation.
Position requires excellent customer service skills and attention to detail as well as basic office and computer skills. Must be a reliable problem-solver, work independently, multi-task, and prioritize in a busy work environment. This position functions in three departments Resort Rentals, the Owners Association, and Owners Reservations. Duties include but are not limited to serving as resort liaison for inbound groups bookings, including pre-arrival coordination of room blocking and communication, as well as onsite key point of contact. Clerical duties within the Owners Association and Reservations include data processing, accounts receivable, and owner correspondence.
Food and Beverage
Food and beverage services on the mountain take pride in their ability to reach both vacationers looking for a great fine dining experience and those just seeking a bar stool with a view. Working at Massanutten gives you the best of both, allowing you to learn more about resort food service operations and how to tailor food offerings to the season and the clientele.
Front Office Operations
Seeking students in the Hospitality Field to welcome our guests onto the resort! Do you want to get paid while building your resume and learning the tools of the trade? Assist our guests with the check-in procedure to start their vacation off on the right foot. Learn about the ins and outs of the resort’s condos and procedures to help each family into their cozy accommodation. Take care of everything from Activity Reservations, to day trip recommendations for our guests. Bring your positive attitudes and smiling faces to help us create Remarkable Experiences!
Not Available This Summer, But Still Want An Internship With Massanutten?
We would love to hear from you. Please e-mail us about the internship experience you are seeking. Include as much detail as possible. Whenever possible, we are happy to work with students and schools to provide intern experiences.
Ana Garcia – Lead Recruiter
540.289.4939 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We can’t wait for you to join our team!