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Ski Lift Mechanic

Mountain Operations | Gaylord, MI | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

    Treetops Resort offers guests a true northern Michigan retreat with over 2,100 breathtaking acres, 81 holes of championship golf, including Threetops, North America’s #1 Par 3 course, and 23 ski slopes.  Treetops Resort caters to all kinds of guests, from sports professionals and celebrities to business executives and families. 

      Recently, Treetops Resort secured $4.5 million to aid in resort renovations and improvements to the Lodge and the Inn. This modernization project marks an exciting next chapter at Treetops Resort and the energy and anticipation are high as work is already under way! Read about our progress at

      Complementing the ample outdoor activities are unique culinary experiences, full-service convention and event venue, and guest accommodations that will be highly sought after as the modernization project commences.

      Treetops Resort is committed to offering competitive salaries and benefits. Additionally, you'll also find opportunities to expand your work experience through our commitment to ongoing training and development. Treetops Resort is an equal opportunity employer.

About the Position:

The Ski Lift Mechanic is a full-time year round position responsible for ensuring equipment is working properly at all times and following ANSI code for lift maintenance. Prepping lifts on a daily basis and assisting lift staff as needed are also key aspects of the position. 


  • Basic electrical skills (knowledge of 12 volt and 24 volt systems)
  • Knowledge of hydraulics
  • Not afraid of heights
  • Able to lift 75 lbs.
  • Ability to work in extreme conditions, both hot and cold
  • Written communication skills to maintain proper recordkeeping
  • Self-motivated and able to work by themselves without supervision
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving skills and the ability to solve them or ask for help

Bonus Points:

  • Welding experience
  • Fabrication experiece


  • Competitive compensation
  • Discounted employee meals
  • Discounted resort merchandise
  • Golf & Ski Passes
  • Discounted golf & ski instruction
  • Discounted room rates
  • Spa discounts
  • Discounted fitness membership
  • Discount at our On-site Licensed Child Care Center