Employment

Employment

Join Our Team. Become an Employee-Owner!

Massanutten is 100% employee-owned. Join us this summer and see what a difference that makes!

Our employee-owners enjoy fantastic perks from free golfing and WaterPark to travel and dining discounts. Whether you are looking for part-time, full-time, or seasonal – we have a place for you at Massanutten Resort. Work with us for the summer or stick around and make it a career!

Whether you’re a student, established professional, or even a retiree, there’s an opportunity waiting for you at Massanutten Resort. Work here. Play here. Do what you love.

See you on the Mountain.

Positions Include:
HVAC Technicians
Unit Housekeepers (Full and Part-Time)
Front Desk Associates
Massage Therapists
Family Adventure Park Attendants
Field Security Officers
Line Cooks
Retail Associates
Delivery Drivers
Lifeguards
& More!

Upcoming Job Fairs

Wednesday, May 19 - Recreation Hiring Clinic from 4 - 7pm at Massanutten Fitness & Rec Club

 

Search all current opportunities & apply below!

Massanutten Resort is now a 100% employee-owned company providing a qualified ESOP retirement package for full-time employees! Massanutten has a variety of job opportunities and positions available including full-time, part-time, and seasonal openings. Massanutten also offers unique benefits and privileges for our employees. These may include, but are not limited to: Employee Stock Ownership Plan, medical insurance, life insurance, dental insurance, vacation pay, holiday pay, sick leave, short term disability insurance, RCI vacation plans, use of recreational resort amenities, and discounts.

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Recreation Hiring Clinics

Recreation Hiring Clinics

Attention job-seekers - we want YOU to join our team! Join the Aquatics, Recreation, and Massanutten WaterPark staff on May 19 from 4 - 7 pm for information on job openings and to see what it's like to work for us in a fun and fast-paced environment. Hiring Clinics will be held at Massanutten Fitness and Rec Club.

Areas of opportunity include:

  • Water Attendant
  • Lifeguard
  • Shallow Water Lifeguard
  • Aquatic Attraction Lifeguard
  • Recreation Desk Attendant
  • WaterPark Guest Services Attendant
  • Arcade Attendant
  • Escape Room/Virtual Reality Attendant

Recreation department team members will be readily available to answer your questions and talk with you. If you're interested in a lifeguard position, please bring a suit and towel if you'd like to pretest for any lifeguard class. Lifeguard classes will be offered at a reduced cost or for free. The recreation department also offers continued development for those ready for a challenge seeking internal promotions.

Work Here AND Play Here at Massanutten where it's summer all year long! Questions? Email Bill at bfrazier@massresort.com.

Cool Summer Jobs

Cool Summer Jobs

Looking for some additional income over the summer or in between semesters?

Slide onto our team this season!

  • Flexible scheduling - perfect for students, parents, or anyone looking for a few hours.
  • Competitive wages and top notch employee perks.
  • Work Here. Play Here. WaterPark, golf, and more for free this season.
  • Start with a season, make it a career. We promote from within and would love for you to earn a year-round spot on our team.

Search our open positions to find your place at Massanutten Resort!

Here’s a few that could be right for you:

Family Adventure Park Attendant
Share your love of adventure and the outdoors with our guests this season! Our Family Adventure Park Attendants are responsible for the safe operation of our summer tubing, rock climbing, and zip line attractions. Successful applicants will be outgoing and ready to help our guests with questions and the proper use of equipment.

Front Desk Associate
Welcoming our guests onto the resort is the first step to a gateway of remarkable adventures! 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. Bring your positive attitudes and smiling faces to help us create Remarkable Experiences!

Housekeeping
Massanutten Resort is currently searching for Housekeepers who are self-motivated, hardworking, and don’t mind getting a little dusty. If you want to earn piece-work after training, make well over $10/hour, earn additional bonuses and incentives for working weekends and referring friends, then you’re in the right place.  

Food and Beverage Line Cook
Do you enjoy fast-paced environments? Love to cook and be part of a team? Join us as a line cook this season. Line cooks are directly responsible for turning out quality dishes and remarkable dining experiences for our guests.

Lifeguard
Join one of the most rewarding and important positions available and become a lifeguard! Your responsibilities will include supervising swimmers at pools and the WaterPark and enforcing safety rules. Other assignments may be organizing group swim activities, cleaning pools, and teaching swimming lessons to swimmers of all ages.

Water Attendant
Be a part of an incredible team at Massanutten Resort and work in one of the best departments on the mountain at the Indoor/Outdoor WaterPark. We’re looking for applicants who are ready to have a blast and work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.

Recreation Desk Attendant – Massanutten Fitness & Rec Club
Join us in Recreation where the fun never ends. Massanutten Fitness & Rec Club features a 25-meter heated indoor pool, outdoor pool and snack bar, fitness studio, recently renovated weight room, and arcade. We also feature indoor and outdoor basketball, racquetball, tennis, and sand volleyball courts, as well as horseshoe pits, ice skating in the winter, and BRAND NEW this year: Street Curling! We are looking for energetic, team-oriented applicants with strong customer service skills and the drive to assist our guests in enjoying their experience. 

Recreation Desk Attendant – Woodstone
Position requires excellent communication and customer service skills. Must be a reliable team player with basic computer skills and have previous cash handling experience. Duties include scheduling appointments for guests, providing resort information, checking guest IDs, light cleaning and towel laundry in the recreation facility. Additional duties may include: Lead/participate in recreational games, snack bar/food cart attendant, virtual reality & escape room attendant. CPR/FA certification required (we will train).

Grounds Maintenance Technician (Seasonal)
Beautiful sunny days are upon us! Looking for some extra cash this summer with some excellent perks? Then a grounds technician job at Massanutten is the place for you! This job requires basic landscaping skills and the ability to work in various weather conditions. This is a four-day workweek with every weekend off. Apply today!

Work Here. Train Here.

Work Here. Train Here.

Work Here. Train Here.
Not only are we 100% employee-owned and an amazing place to work, some of our jobs also offer pathways to professional certifications and licenses. Learn more below and apply today to begin your career with us!   

 
Aquatics Training & Certifications

Massanutten Resort offers a variety of American Red Cross Health and Safety Service Certification Courses. All courses are taught by certified American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructors and in accordance with all American Red Cross policies. Courses offered include:

  • Community Swim Lessons
  • CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuers R.16 Courses (Full and Recertification)
  • Lifeguard Training R.17 Courses (Full and Review)
  • WaterPark Skills Module R.17
  • Lifeguard Instructor Courses R.17
  • Water Safety Instructor Courses R.14
  • Lay Responder First Aid Courses R.16

Click here to learn more and sign up for a class today!

Available positions which qualify for this pathway:

 

Institute of Inspection and Restoration Certifications

The IICRC, or the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification, is the non-profit certifying body for the cleaning and restoration industry. We provide the open door to a career in the textile industry while working local. This is a large, always growing industry. We can help you earn certifications in many different textile fields while working in both commercial and residential settings. You can also work your way up, through classes and training, to master designation in several textile fields.

Massanutten has a pathway for you to earn the following professional certifications from the IICRC:

  • Carpet
  • Upholstery
  • Flood Restoration
  • Carpet Repair and Re-installation

Available position(s) which qualify for this pathway:

What is the cost?
Expenses vary. Massanutten covers all costs for training, classes, and the first certification test. If a retest is required the employee is responsible for a $65 fee.

How long does it take?
Varies. Generally, six months.  

When can I begin training?
Training begins on day one.        

How do I learn more?
Call Charles Pullen at 540.289.9441, ext 65490

 

Master or Journeyman from Commonwealth of Virginia

Join our team and start training today to earn your Master or Journeyman from the Commonwealth of Virginia. Build your career and demonstrate mastery of your trade by earning a license in this high-demand field. Our resort offers you the chance to train and learn in a fast-paced environment with a wide variety of service calls and installations.  

Available position(s) which qualify for this pathway:

What is the cost?
Massanutten covers 100% of costs for this training pathway. Expenses to earn these licenses are generally around $6000.  

How long does it take?
This varies from person to person. Usually 4 to 5 years.

When can I begin training?
With the right combination of prior experience and drive to succeed, you could begin training as early as your first day with our company.  

How do I learn more?
Contact Dan Seal at dseal@massresort.com
 

State of Virginia Nail Technician License

Great Eastern Resorts will pay up to 50% of the tuition fees toward the educational requirements of the Nail Technician Licensing up to completion and for as long as the employee is in good standing. This is a great program for those seeking to advance in a trade.

Available position(s) which qualify for this pathway:

What is the cost?
Expenses vary. Usually around $2000. Massanutten will reimburse up to 50% of costs paid by employee.  

How long does it take?
To earn this license you must complete 150 educational hours at an accredited school.  

When can I begin training?
To qualify for this pathway you must be employed by The Spa at Massanutten for at least 6 months.   

How do I learn more?
Contact Donna Zacker at dzacker@massresort.com  

 

Virginia CDL Class B License

Join Massanutten’s Refuse and Recycling Team and earn your license. A CDL Class B provides opportunities to gain skills in a growing industry, while providing a valuable service to our community. Great schedule will have you home in the evenings. Spend your day working in a beautiful, rural setting while learning a new skill.

Available position(s) which qualify for this pathway:

What is the cost?
Expenses vary. Massanutten provides training and covers most fees and expenses. Employee is responsible for $50 licensing fee.     

How long does it take?
Varies. Generally, six months to earn a Learner’s Permit and six to twelve months to earn your CDL Class B.

When can I begin training?
Training begins on day one.    

How do I learn more?
Call Branden McCallister at 540.289.9441, Ext 65491

Internships

Internships

Massanutten Resort 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
 
Apply Now

Click on the name of the position to apply.

Family Adventure Park
The Family Adventure Park is seeking highly motivated, outdoor enthusiasts to introduce our guests to high adventure activities. With three zip/adventure courses, climbing tower, summer tubing hill, and gem mining, you are sure to learn something new each day. We are a safety-first and team-oriented department. We focus on creating a positive workplace culture to ensure you have a great experience with us. Work with our management team and training coordinator to get a full, real-world look at the planning and facilitating of our operations.

Activities
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!

Recreation
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.

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.


Like What You See, But Still Have A Few Questions?

Ana Garcia – Lead Recruiter
540.289.4939 or agarcia@massresort.com

We can’t wait for you to join our team!

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Aquatics Training

Aquatics Training

Massanutten Resort not only provides training in Lifeguarding, CPR, First Aid and Water Safety Instruction but also provides employment opportunities both seasonally and year round. Massanutten Resort employs over 150 aquatic staff as lifeguards or water attendants throughout the year and over 250 seasonally. We offer competitive pay and many other benefits to our employees.

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