Resort Work New Zealand

We're also regarded as one of the top first time travel specialists in the UK.

Every one of our staff members has been on a Smaller Earth program, we understand the ins and outs of travelling, no matter where it is We offer you that extra bit of security through our 24/7 support, We also have 12 country offices around the world so you're never far away from us if you need us.

With Smaller Earth you're not just a number. You're our adventure.

start date

Start Date

June 1st



$18-$23 an hour

typical day

A Typical Day in the Job

There are a variety of positions available within each resort. Some skilled positions will require previous experience and in some cases qualifications, whilst for others no direct experience is necessary.

The standard hourly rate for positions is NZ$15 per hour, although for skilled positions, i.e. Ski Patrollers and Chefs, you’ll be paid more. Positions are also split into indoor and outdoor roles.

Ski Patrollers

Snow Makers

Chair Lift Operators

Snow Groomer Operators

Rental Technicians


Line Cooks

Kitchen Hand/Dishwasher




Bar Server

ideal candidate

What we are looking for

We’re not always looking for qualifications, but the more experience you have, the more desirable you are to hire as a staff member. You’ll need to be available for at least 4 months so that you can work right the way through the NZ Winter.

our offer

What we can offer you

Guaranteed job interview with a New Zealand employer
Airport pick up
Two night hostel stay with breakfast
Visa application support
Guidance with obtaining your IRD (This is your unique tax number that you need to get paid!)
Bank account appointment booked for your arrival
Accommodation Guide
Big Night Out Voucher

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