Driver

Resorts: Val d'Isère / Courchevel 1850 (France), St Anton (Austria)

We are recruiting for Winter 2018/2019 now!

This is a fantastic job opportunity to work as a Driver in a leading ski resort, based within our luxury winter operation. This position demands a great deal of flexibility and interaction with both guests and colleagues. It is a greatly varied and physical position which will call for a high level of practical ability as well as responsibility and awareness. Our drivers need to be self-motivated, resourceful, proactive, communicative and happy to jump in and help with any situation.

Main responsibilities

  • Ensure that all our guests benefit from the highest level of Scott Dunn service
  • Carry out the safe transfer of guests to and from airports/train stations at any time
  • Provide a daily driver service for guests to the slopes, restaurants, and local amenities ensuring guests are driven safely
  • Daily maintenance and upkeep of Scott Dunn vehicles including all legal requirements
  • Transport any persons or goods as and when required
  • Develop and maintain an excellent relationship with all Scott Dunn guests, helping to make their stay their best holiday experience ever
  • Ensure stock, linen, bread, and childcare equipment deliveries are made to each chalet on time and efficiently on a daily basis
  • Snow and ice clearing
  • Daily cleaning of the vehicles in resort – we pride ourselves on having the shiniest, most impressive vehicles in resort

Abilities and expectations

  • An attitude whereby ‘nothing is too much trouble’
  • Very safe driver
  • Work as part of a close team, being prepared to help out in any situation
  • Excellent guest relations and interpersonal skills
  • Good self-motivation
  • Excellent time keeping and reliability
  • Good practical and mechanical vehicle knowledge and experience
  • Impeccable personal presentation and grooming

Essential requirements

  • Full clean UK/EU driving licence
  • Available for the whole season – November until the end of April
  • UK/EU passport

Please note – a driving assessment will be part of the recruitment process (in resort or at an external venue in the UK).

Desirable attributes

  • Previous off road or snow/ice driving experience
  • Previous hospitality or customer service experience
  • Work experience in functions, guest facing roles, previous ski seasons and luxury travel companies
  • Second language (French or German)

 

Unfortunately we cannot accept applications from holders of UK working visas.