Employment

Employment Opportunities

at Trapp Family Lodge

Trapp Family Lodge is a unique, four-season resort specializing in European-style accommodations and cuisine, spectacular mountain vistas, upscale amenities, and outdoor activities. We are a family-owned business celebrating 50 years of welcoming guests to our resort. We pride ourselves on providing a consistent commitment to excellence in the products and services that we offer.
An important part of our mission is to attract, retain, and develop the best talent in the hospitality industry. Our employees take pride in our unique history and work hard to provide our guests with an outstanding vacation experience. We value our employee’s teamwork, motivation, and professionalism allowing us to provide an exceptional guest experiences. 

Work in the Vermont Mountains

If you are a people-oriented professional who enjoys the surroundings and excitement that only a world-class resort can offer, you owe it to yourself to consider how much Trapp Family Lodge can enhance your career path. We invite you to explore the career opportunities available to you at our resort and become part of the Trapp Family Lodge team!  

Current Opportunities

Retail Sales Agents (Outdoor Center)

Part Time, year round.  The retail sales agent assists guests with purchases and answers questions about Trapp Family Lodge and our recreational offerings. The applicant should have a customer focused mindset and positive attitude. Retail and register experience and knowledge of outdoor sports (i.e. mountain biking, cross country skiing) is preferred. Weekends and holidays required.

Retail Sales Agents (Gift Shop)

Part time, year round. The retail sales agent assists guests with purchases and answers questions about Trapp Family Lodge.  The applicant should have a customer focused mindset and positive attitude. Retail and register experience is preferred. Weekends and holidays required.

Baker

Full tme, year round. Uses creativity and baking knowledge to prepare desserts. Produces desserts, assists customers and other bakers in the bakery.   Delivers finished product to main kitchen and deli. Wedding cake experience preferred. Good safety and sanitation practices. Must be a team player and work well under busy conditions while maintaining a positive attitude. Weekends and holidays required.

Line Cooks

Seasonal and Full Time, year round. Experience must include working in an a la carte line with grill, and sauté stations. Culinary education preferred.  Good safety and sanitation practices. Weekends and holidays required.

Dishwashers

Seasonal.  Responsible for washing dishes and side duties; must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.  Weekends and holidays required.

AM Servers

Full Time, year round. Serve guests meals and drinks in a polite and time efficient manner.  Work as a team to ensure guest satisfaction with overall dining experience. Must be motivated and eager individuals that are able to arrive on time for 6 a.m. shifts. High energy and the ability to multi-task are required. Schedules vary. Weekends and holidays required. 

AM Busser

Seasonal. Clears, resets tables, assists servers and guests.  Ability to multi-task in a very busy, fast paced environment. Morning person with a friendly demeanor and great attitude. Weekends and holidays required. 

PM Servers

Part Time, year round. Serve guests meals and drinks in a polite and time efficient manner. Work as a team to ensure guest satisfaction with overall dining experience. High energy and the ability to multi-task are required. Experience in fine dining preferred. Weekends and holidays required.

PM Bussers

Seasonal. Clears, resets tables, assists servers and guests.  A great attitude and customer service orientation is what's important! Weekends and holidays required. 

Lounge Host/Hostess

Part Time, year round.  Greet guests and seat them.  Assist servers in clearing and setting tables.  Candidates should be familiar with fast paced Lounge/ Restaurant environment.  Weekends and holidays required.

Food & Beverage Assistant

Seasonal. Assist DeliBakery staff with stocking supplies, display set up, cleaning to help ensure positive guest/customer experiences. Shifts are Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1p.m. – 9 p.m.

Deli Bakery Bartender 

Full Time, year round. Greets guests as they enter the Deli and assists them with their selection. Assists in bussing tables. Must be a team player and work well under busy conditions, while maintaining a positive attitude. Bartending and cashier experience preferred. Weekends and holidays required. Must be at least 18 years old.

Front Desk Reception Agent

Full Time, year round.  Reception Agents are the first point of contact for our guests.   Maintains records and completes follow up correspondence with guests. Ensures other departments are adequately aware of any special requests for each reservation.  Facilitates check-in and check-out and guest billing.  Minimum of one-year customer service experience with computers and cash handling. Springer-Miller HOST property management system experience preferred.  Weekends and holidays required.

Bell Person

Full Time, year round.  Greets guests, parks cars, takes guest luggage to rooms and familiarizes the guest with our amenities and services. Assists the guests upon check out. Delivers items to guest rooms, guest houses and villas.  Need to be able to lift up to 75 lbs.  Schedule includes Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Holidays required.

Laundry Attendant

Full Time, year round.  Collects, sorts, washes/dries, folds presses and/or distributes linens and terry items in order to provide high quality laundry services to Trapp Family Lodge guests.  The job requires being on your feet and doing a lot of lifting/moving of linens, both dry and wet.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 30 pounds and occasionally lift, carry and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Weekends and holidays required.

Villa and Guest House Housekeeping Supervisor

Full Time year round. Clean and stock Villas and Guest Houses to the Trapp Family Lodge's high standards of cleanliness and service.  Must have valid, clean driver's license and be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Manages and oversees a staff of employees that cleans and stocks Villas and Guests Houses.  Must have 2 years minimum of supervisory experience.  Good communication skills.  Weekends and holidays required.

Villa and Guest House Crew Leaders 

Full Time, year round. Manages and oversees a staff of employees that cleans and stocks Villas and Guests Houses.  Must have 2 years minimum of supervisory experience.  Good communication skills.  Weekends and holidays required.

Villa and Guest House Cleaners 

Full Time or Part Time, year round.  Fridays, Saturdays and weekdays shifts are available.  Clean and stock Villas and Guest Houses to the Trapp Family Lodge's high standards of cleanliness and service.  Must have valid, clean driver's license and be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Experience preferred, not necessary.

Main Lodge Housekeepers

Full Time, year round.  Clean and stock guests’ rooms and public areas to ensure Trapp Family Lodge's high standards of cleanliness and service.  Must have valid, clean driver's license and be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Weekends and holidays required.

House Person 

Full Time, year round.  The houseman maintains cleanliness of public space including the lobby, public restrooms, offices, elevators and stairways; ensures Trapp Family Lodge’s high standards of cleanliness throughout public and guest spaces; assists housekeeping staff in response to guest requests; completes special assignments such as cleaning carpets, assembling furniture, assisting with Guest House cleaning. Must be able to lift and move up to 50lbs.  We are looking for a self-motivated person who is able to remain focused during busy and stressful conditions.  The ability to multi-task and prioritize are essential.  This position requires the use of company vehicle, and applicant must prove to have a clean driving record.   Weekends and holidays required.

Maintenance Worker 

Full Time, year round.  Responds to Guest requests in a timely manner.  Reviews and completes work orders. Documents status of each work order and follows up appropriately when needed.  Responds to radio dispatch requests.  Some carpentry, plumbing, electrical troubleshooting and repair ability.  General Maintenance experience preferred.  Clean Driver’s License.  Organizational skills necessary.  Shifts may vary. Day and evening shifts required. Weekends and holidays required.

Brewery Packaging Operators

Full time, year round.  The packaging operator is responsible for running packaging equipment safely and efficiently, loading and unloading bottles from the line and cleaning the general brewing area. The Packaging Operator is responsible for ensuring quality control specifications are met, controlled, and documented throughout a packaging run. Must be detail orientated and hardworking.  Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.  Schedule Monday- Friday, 8-4pm.

Brewery Marketing Assistant

Full time, year round. Assist marketing team in daily brewery marketing activities. These activities will include an emphasis on Digital Marketing, Social Media, Public Relations and in-house promotional communication as they relate to von Trapp Brewing. Strong Graphic Design background required.

Snowmaker

Seasonal. The snowmaking crew is responsible for moving snowmaking equipment and positioning, starting and stopping snow guns. Shifts are 4 p.m. – 12 a.m. and 11 p.m. – 7 a.m., but may vary. Applicants must be at least 18 years old. This physically demanding job requires the ability to work outdoors in variable weather conditions and the ability to lift up to 75 lbs.

Trail Crew

Full time, year round. Working on trails by hand cutting narrow pathways with tools. Ability to work along side others. Experience in landscaping or outdoor work is a plus. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. and work at a steady pace to accomplish goals. This job is highly physical and labor intensive. Shifts are 4 a.m. – 12 p.m. 

Benefits

Employees of the Trapp Family Lodge are able to take advantage of the many recreational benefits that our extensive property provides, including cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, access to mountain biking and hiking trails, as well as use of the fitness center and swimming pools. Depending on their status and classification, employees may be entitled to participate in the following benefits after they have met the eligibility requirements:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • 401k
  • Medical Care Flexible Spending
  • Paid Time Off
  • Bereavement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Free Stay at the Lodge Once per Year for Employee & a Guest
  • Free Meal in the Dining Room Once per Year for Employee & a Guest

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