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Plan Your Vacation
Plan Your Vacation


Do you see yourself working in a dynamic environment with like-minded people who love the outdoors? Join the Purgatory Resort employee family! From food and beverage positions to childcare and lift operations, spend your days providing guests with a vacation they’ll never forget…in the most stunning environment in the world!

Purgatory offers winter and summer seasonal, volunteer, and year-round positions in a variety of departments including ski school, activities, rental/retail, bike park, food & beverage, lodging, childcare, events, and more!





Complete the online application and attach your resume and cover letter for the positions that interest you. For other ways of applying for a position with Purgatory Resort, or for help applying, please call Human Resources at (970) 385-2162 or email hr@purgatoryresort.com.





  • Winter
  • Summer


  • Free ski pass valid at all of our resorts.
  • Free dependent pass for full-time employees. Discounted pass for part-time and interns.
  • Free friendship passes – passes to give to friends and family. Up to 10 passes each winter
    and summer season for full-time employees.
  • Real Deal mountain exchange (offering free skiing at partner resorts around Colorado).
  • Free ski & snowboard rentals Monday-Friday (discounted rentals on weekends and demo equipment available).
  • Free group lessons (subject to availability) at Purgatory and sister resorts.
  • 50% discount on group lessons and 50% discount on clinics and programs for
    dependents, subject to availability.
  • Carpool program.
  • Free employee transportation.
  • AFLAC.
  • Retail discounts.
  • Food & beverage discounts.
  • Access to pro deals.
  • And more!




Please contact our HR all-stars at hr@purgatoryresort.com or by calling (970) 385-2162.

Purgatory Resort is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We prohibit unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis or age, race, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other applicable status protected by state or local law.


Upcoming Job Fairs

Durango Regional Job Fair:
September 17, 12 pm to 3 pm, La Plata County Fairgrounds

Purgatory Winter Job Fair:
late October, details to come