If you are a passionate skier and enjoy working in the snowsports industry we want to hear from you.  At Gnomes are are constantly seeking quality staff to join our team.  We are looking for people with the following atributes:

  • Enthusiasm
  • Hardworking Attitude
  • Passion to ski
  • High level of customer service skills
  • Retail experience
  • Snowsports industry experience
  • Great team member
  • Show initiative
  • Sole charge capacities

 Current positions available:

  • Rental Department 
  • Workshop Department 
  • Retail Department 
  • Ski boot fitters 
  • Senior boot and workshop technician  - see job requirements below 

Senior boot and workshop technician  - job requirements 

Gnomes Alpine Sports are looking for a senior boot fitter and workshop technician with all of the relevant experience. This is a full-time role starting April 1st 2018 running all year round.  You need a passion for skiing and/or snowboarding.  Boot fit to the highest standards that Gnomes is renowned for.  Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience within a workshop and be able to train junior technicians with the necessary skills.  Being an instructor is a bonus to be able to help advise customers of their needs.  Love to sell and provide top quality customer service always.

  • Ski or snowboard
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a boot fitter and workshop technician
  • Certificate proof of qualifications/experience  
  • Sidas and or Masterfit trained in boot fitting
  • Sound knowledge of lower leg biomechanics
  • Knowledge of all ski brands
  • Knowledge of a workshop servicing tools and product
  • Certified binding technician
  • Ski or Snowboard instructor (however not necessary)
  • Must be able to work all weekends
  • Work well in a team
  • Show initiative and responsibility
  • Offer the highest level of customer service
  •  Available to start April


If you are interested in working for Gnomes in a fast paced fun environment, please send us your CV and a covering letter about yourself and which position you are interested in.  References will be required.

Email: leith@gnomes.co.nz

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