Falls Creek Ski Lifts (FCSL) operates within Falls Creek, Victoria’s largest alpine resort.
We are owned by Vail Resorts and are the largest operator within Falls Creek, responsible for ski field operations including snow grooming, snowmaking, lift operations, Snowsports school, ticket sales, guest services, retail, equipment hire, maintenance, races and events, media and marketing, and much more.
Working at Falls Creek means you’ll be able to explore the whole resort. Falls Creek boasts a massive 450 hectares of skiable terrain - the largest of any resort in Victoria. With roughly 90 runs accessed by 14 lifts, there is something to suit everybody's ability. It's a challenging, fun workplace where you'll learn new skills in an amazing natural alpine environment and make lifelong friendships.
We operate year-round with a permanent workforce of around 50 employees. During our winter season (June to October) we hire a huge range of snow jobs and our numbers grow to a whopping 450!
Our huge variety of positions means we've got a snow job for you. Whether you're an experienced instructor or groomer operator, want to deliver great customer service in a guest services, retail or hire operation role, or if you've always wanted to be a lift operator - come join our team to work at Falls Creek!
There's no better place in Australia to work in the snow than the Falls Creek Village. A true winter wonderland, Falls Creek has the only ski-in-ski-out village in Australia. You’ll discover a variety of restaurants, cafes and pubs as well as a supermarket, medical centre and a number of retail and rental outlets.
Is there staff accommodation available?
Falls Creek Ski Lifts provides a limited amount of accommodation for employees in both company owned and privately leased properties in Mt Beauty and surrounding areas as well as on-mountain at Falls Creek.
Falls Creek Ski Lifts employees who request staff accommodation may be housed in either dorm/apartment style housing in Falls Creek or the beautiful Mt. Beauty (village at the base of the mountain).
The advantages of living in Mt Beauty include the beautiful lake and rivers, with plenty of activities to keep you entertained. Aside from Snowsports, you can enjoy bush walking, horse riding, road & mountain biking, fishing and going to the gym. The village boasts a larger and more affordable shopping centre than on mountain, among the local boutiques including yoga, cafes and eateries. Only 30 minutes from Falls Creek, Mt Beauty is a great option to secure accommodation privately or through staff accommodation
The advantages of living in Falls Creek include the handy access to the slopes for work or play! Most of our staff accommodation on-mountain is in 2-4 share dorm rooms, and you will have the option to request one other employee that you would like to share with.
We will provide further information on how to request staff accommodation once you receive an offer of employment.
How do I get to Falls Creek?
If you are travelling to Falls Creek internationally, there are daily services from Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra that fly into Albury Airport. You can book these flights with REX and QantasLink.
Alternatively, you can fly to Tullamarine Airport in Melbourne. Here you can either book a connecting flight to Albury Airport or utilise a coordinated Falls Creek Coaches service that is timed to meet flights arriving at Tullamarine Airport.
Resort Entry & Parking
All vehicles entering Falls Creek during the winter season are required to have a Resort Entry Pass for the duration of the stay. Resort Entry fees are charged by Falls Creek Resort Management, and you can find out more here. The employee services team will provide further information on Resort Entry Passes to successful applicants.
It is a legal requirement for all vehicles, including 4WDs, entering the resort to carry correctly fitting snow chains during the designated winter season. Chains can be hired or purchased in Mt Beauty, Bright and Myrtleford. There is no overnight parking within the village during the season. If you are bringing a car you must park it in the long term carpark.
Regional Rail Services are a cost-effective way of traveling most of the way to get to the snow, and public transport options are available across Victoria and News South Wales to get you most of the way to Falls Creek.
The rail line between Melbourne and Sydney passes through both regional hubs of Albury and Wangaratta. V/Line and NSW TrainLink services each pass through these hubs several times a day, giving you flexibility to coordinate with connecting transport for the remaining journey.
Timetables and Information
For train timetables and information about train services visit vline.com.au for Victoria or transportnsw.info for New South Wales.
Once you arrive at the train station, catch connecting transfer services direct to Falls Creek with our friends at Falls Creek Coaches. Advanced bookings are essential.
What do I need to bring?
Our Employee Services team will contact all new employees with lots more information, so you are as prepared as possible ready to start your season at Falls Creek! In the meantime, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions.