Working for Meriski


WE ARE FULLY RECRUITED FOR THE UPCOMING 2022/2023 WINTER SEASON


Spend the winter season working in a ski resort for a small chalet operator based only in Meribel, 3 Valleys. With over 37 years experience and an excellent reputation as an employer, why not apply now and make the most out of your winter?

Our emphasis is on commitment to service, quality and customer care.

We are looking for hard working, professional and customer focused staff to join us and help maintain our brilliant reputation.


Season Dates

The season runs from the beginning of December through to the end of April. Staff should be available for the whole of this period, although occasionally positions do become available during this time. Our first guests arrive mid December, and prior to this, staff are given full in-resort training and resort familiarisation.


Working for us

Our Meribel based team is vital to the success of our company.

If you are hardworking, professional, customer service orientated and fulfill our essential criteria, then we would love to have you as part of our team for the 22/23 winter season.

Please see our current vacancies below


Chalet Chef

*** THIS ROLE IS FULLY RECRUITED FOR THE 2022/23 WINTER SEASON ***

We are looking for experienced chefs who will have the opportunity to cook innovative, delicious dishes and have a life experience living in the French Alps at the same time.

Upon application, you will be asked to complete a 6-day menu plan. 

Daily tasks include:

  • Working five days a week to a set menu plan with opportunities to put your own twist on dishes using local suppliers and produce
  • Ensure that all guests’ dietary requirements are understood and catered for
  • Provide full breakfast, afternoon tea, canapés and four-course evening meal
  • Prepare children’s early dinner if and when appropriate
  • Assist the chalet host in keeping the chalet clean and tidy at all times, creating a warm, welcoming environment
  • Weekly changeover clean of the whole chalet, focusing on the kitchen

Job requirements

  • Relevant cooking qualification or/and experience in cooking in kitchens
  • Applicants need to be flexible, team players who are not afraid of hard work and ‘mucking in’
  • Applicants must be customer-focused and self-motivated
  • This role requires fine attention to detail, high work standards and a flexible approach to working hours

In return we offer a highly competitive salary, accommodation in central Méribel, 3 valley lift pass, meals on a full board basis, 2 days off a week and free equipment for the whole season.

We take applicants from the UK with a UK passport and from Europe, Australia and New Zealand.


Chalet Host

*** THIS ROLE IS FULLY RECRUITED FOR THE 2022/23 WINTER SEASON ***

We are looking for experienced chalet hosts to work alongside our chalet chefs and drivers, to be responsible for the daily running of our chalets. We are looking for candidates with long term, full-time hospitality experience.

Daily tasks include:

  • Creating a friendly and relaxing holiday experience for our guests
  • Ensure that guest needs are met and deal with any relevant queries or concierge matters
  • Daily cleaning of all bedrooms and communal areas
  • Serving breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner
  • Weekly changeover and thorough clean of the chalet 

Job requirements:

  • Applicants need to have a high level of hospitality experience in either hotels, restaurants, yacht, or chalet environments
  • Must be willing to go the extra mile to provide excellent service to our guests
  • Applicants need to be customer focused, self-motivated and hardworking individuals, who are not afraid of ‘mucking in’
  • This role requires fine attention to detail, high work standards and a flexible approach to working hours

In return we offer a highly competitive salary, accommodation in Méribel, meals on a full board basis, 2 days off a week and free equipment for the whole season.

We take applicants from the UK with a UK passport and from Europe as well as from Australia and New Zealand.


Chalet Driver/Hospitality Assistant

*** THIS ROLE IS FULLY RECRUITED FOR THE 2022/23 WINTER SEASON ***

We are looking for someone to drive our guests around Méribel and to help out with the cleaning and general maintenance of our chalets. You will also be responsible for keeping the vehicles clean and well maintained and have a significant hospitality-based role.  

We are looking for candidates who have had significant driving experience, hopefully with some experience of driving in snowy conditions, but have also had significant full-time experience working in hotels and restaurants.  You will be asked to help with the cleaning in chalets, so you will not be afraid of hard work in this area of hospitality. Snow clearing is part of the role alongside hot-tub maintenance, deliveries, practical chalet maintenance jobs and generally being a helpful, guest facing person who is willing to lend a hand in the team and do whatever it takes to enable the smooth running of the Meriski operations in Méribel.

Job requirements:

  • A full clean driving license is necessary
  • Winter/ice driving experience (advantageous)
  • Applicants must have driving experience, hospitality experience and be very practical as you will be asked to undertake practical maintenance tasks within chalets
  • Applicants should have excellent customer service skills, a friendly outgoing personality and willing to go the extra mile to provide excellent service to our guests
  • This role requires fine attention to detail, high work standards and a flexible approach to working hours


In return we offer a highly competitive salary, accommodation in Méribel, meals on a full board basis and free equipment for the season. You will work four days on and 3 days off, in a weekly rotation.

We take applicants from the UK with a UK passport and from Europe, Australia and New Zealand.