Snow Gate is a 180 bed motel, located in Berridale between Cooma and Jindabyne so you will need to have your own transport.  Snow Gate is one of the largest motels in Berridale with a restaurant, ski hire, and a bar.

If you can say yes to these questions, we have a job for you!

1. Can you work the entire season?

2. Do you have experience in a restaurant, café, bar, or housekeeping?

3. Do you have a positive and enthusiastic attitude?

4. Are you a team player, motivated, reliable and flexible?

Positions available for Winter

All Staff at Snow Gate are provided with accommodation.  Most positions are for a 30-40 hr week.  All positions start from the middle of June through to the end of September 2011. 

Snow Gate Motel is an equal opportunity employer.  We pay above the state award and take pride in creating the ultimate staff experience.  We actively promote a safe workplace.

Housekeeping /Wait Staff/Kitchen Hand
This is a dual position with hours in both our dining room and housekeeping department.  The wait and kitchen hand position involves working either breakfast and or dinner shifts, serving from behind a bain mairie and cleaning tables and washing dishes.  Housekeeping involves servicing and changing of guest rooms.  No previous wait, kitchenhand or housekeeping experience is necessary as training will be provided.  Previous experience is an advantage though.

Ski Hire Technicians
The Ski Hire Technician position involves fitting guests with skis, snowboards and clothing.  Previous experience an advantage but not essential as training will be provided.  Handyman skills are an advantage.

Laundry Staff

This position involves washing, drying and pressing of all the linen and towels. This is done in our laundry. Previous experience is an advantage however not a must.


You will be required to prepare buffet style meals for large groups. You will be an easy to work with personality, being a strong team member with a ‘hands on’ attitude.

Staff Accommodation

Accommodation at Snow Gate is provided. We charge a minimal amount for board.  Accommodation is on a share basis in our staff lodge located in Berridale.

What do I need to bring?

1. Car.

2. Riding equipment and clothing.

3. Safe work shoes.

4. Uniforms are supplied.

5. Great personality!

What’s great about working at Snow Gate?

1. You will be working 30-40 hours a week all season

2. You get one full day off a week plus plenty of hours on other days to get on the hill.

3. Accommodation are provided for a small board and lodging fee.

4. Staff are able to enjoy all the facilities and entertainment.

5. Have fun while working with a great bunch of people, who are all here to enjoy the snow season

What’s hard about working at Snow Gate?

1. It is easy to burn the candle at both ends, riding and  partying, must ensure you get enough sleep and turn up for work on time every time.

2. You need to be able to get on with people from all walks of life as you will be living and working with the same people for 3 months.

What are the Staff benefits at Snow Gate?

Working at Snow Gate means that you can receive the following benefits;

  • We can get you your ski’s, snowboards etc at wholesale rates.
  • Family and friends have special discounted rates and are welcome.
  • Snow Gate motel provides all bedding, linen and towels etc.


Visit our www.snowgatemotel.com.au for more information to see if you can see yourself working with us, then…….

Send us a cover letter and your resume to;
Snow Gate Motel
Lot 3 Jindabyne Rd
Berridale NSW 2628

or email sales@snowgatemotel.com.au

Or call (02)64563111 or 0411840689

Applicants must be over 18 years of age.