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:

  • Workshop Department / Technician 
  • Rental Department - Filled for 2018
  • Retail Department - Filled for 2018
  • Ski boot fitters - Filled for 2018

Workshop technician 

Gnomes Alpine Sports are looking for a senior workshop technician with all the relevant experience. This is a seasonal role starting end of May until end of September.  You need a passion for skiing and/or snowboarding.  Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience within a workshop, be able to cover all areas of the workshop, full ski serving and repairs, all binding mounting, and have a sound knowledge of machinery and serving tools.

  • Ski or snowboard
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a workshop technician
  • Knowledge of all workshop machinery
  • Knowledge of all ski brands
  • Knowledge of a workshop servicing tools and product
  • Certified binding technician
  • 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 immediately


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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