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Work at A-Basin


Where the spirit of freedom and big mountain challenges create life-altering experiences.

Open Positions and Application

Arapahoe Basin offers winter seasonal, summer seasonal and year-round employment. While most of our positions are winter seasonal, we strive to offer options for continued employment. 

We are not accepting any VISA applicants for the 2020 summer or 20/21 winter season.

Below are just some of the positions currently open. Click here to see all available jobs.  Keep reading to learn about our great benefits and community here at the Basin!

​There are currently no positions open.

Hear from some of our mountain ops staff on why they love working here and have a look at our beautiful ski area!

Arapahoe Basin Team Members Are:

  • ENTHUSIASTIC about mountain life and winter sports
  • EXCITED to be a part of a close knit team
  • DEDICATED to providing memorable skiing and riding experiences worth repeating
  • TEAM PLAYERS ready to “jump in” whenever and wherever needed and work in an environment where no one is above lending a hand

Benefits for All Employees

  • Free Arapahoe Basin season pass for you and your dependents. A-Basin has one of the longest ski seasons in North America!
  • Real Deal Voucher Program: Free lift ticket vouchers for Aspen Snowmass, Ski Cooper, Copper, Crested Butte, Echo, Eldora, Granby Ranch, Loveland, Powderhorn, Purgatory, Steamboat, Sunlight, Telluride, & Winter Park (plus 50% off for your dependents).
  • Both you AND your dependents ski free at Loveland Ski Area.
  • 50% off Arapahoe Basin lift tickets plus earned A-Basin comp tickets for friends and family.
  • Free ski/ride lessons.
  • Discounted membership to the Silverthorne Rec Center. 
  • Access to gear deals via Experticity and Outdoor Pro Link.
  • Food, beverage and retail discounts at A-Basin. 
  • First season employees are eligible for up to a $0.50/hr. raise on their 60-day review (varies by department).
  • Refer a friend to work at A-Basin and receive a financial bonus if they are hired and work for a specified amount of time (varies by department).
  • And much more! See all benefits, here.

Benefits for Full-Time Employees (both seasonal and year-round)

  • Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance through Cigna for full-time employees beginning on the 1st of the month following date of hire.
  • Supplemental Accident and Critical Illness Insurance through VOYA for employees working over 15 hours/week beginning on the 1st of the month after date of hire.
  • 401 (k) for eligible employees.
  • Vacation and paid time off (PTO) for eligible employees.
  • And much more! See all benefits, here.

​Contact A-Basin

Read through our employment pages to learn more about the A-Basin experience. Want to talk with someone at The Legend? Contact our Human Resources department by calling 970.513.5795 or email us at

Equal Opportunity Employer

Arapahoe Basin Ski Area is an EOE/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age 40 and over, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, military or veteran status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or any other applicable status protected by state or local law.

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