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Lead Cashier Full-Time Seasonal

posted April 6, 2020

Winter Park Resort
Winter Park, CO
The Mountains are Calling....
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Opened in January of 1940, Winter Park Resort is the oldest continuously operating resort in the U.S., and located just 67 miles NW of Denver, is the closest major ski resort to the City. Winter Park’s traditions are deeply rooted in railroad, logging, and the early exploration of Grand County and the local Fraser Valley. Our mission is to “create the best memories, again and again,” for our guests, our employees, our community, and our strategic partners. 

Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Alterra Mountain Company  is a community of 12 iconic year-round destinations, including the world’s largest heli-ski operation. The company owns and operates a range of recreation, hospitality, real-estate development, food and beverage and retail businesses. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado with destinations across the continent, we are rooted in the spirit of the mountains and united by a passion for outdoor adventure. Alterra Mountain Company’s family of diverse playgrounds spans five U.S. states and three Canadian provinces: Steamboat and Winter Park Resort in Colorado; Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, Mammoth Mountain, June Mountain and Big Bear Mountain Resort in California; Stratton in Vermont; Snowshoe in West Virginia; Tremblant in Quebec, Blue Mountain in Ontario; Deer Valley in Utah; and CMH Heli-Skiing & Summer Adventures in British Columbia. We honor each destination’s unique character and authenticity and celebrate the legendary adventures and enduring memories they bring to everyone.


The Lead Cashier is responsible for the accurate completion of daily deposits, completions of revenue reports for the unit, and the training/supervision/scheduling of cashiers.  The Lead Cashier has working knowledge of unit functions (front of the house set up, front of the house monitoring, and basic food preparation) so that they can effectively assist in all aspects of unit management.  This employee must be knowledgeable about Colorado Liquor Code and will also be responsible for the clerical functions of the unit.  The Lead Cashier will follow all Winter Park policies and procedures, all applicable laws (federal, state, and local), and all health and sanitation codes.

  • Responsible for determining and handling of monetary needs of the unit
  • Maintain unit banks of up to $15,000… insuring that an adequate mix of change and bills are on hand to accommodate daily business
  • Prepare daily receipts (sometimes exceeding $25,000) for deposit
  • Responsible for on-the-job training of cashiers
  • Provide excellent guest service
  • Keep work area clean throughout the day (this includes all food service counters, floors, walls, coolers, storerooms, bussing, and restrooms as required)
  • Responsible for front of house set-up.  These responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: setting up the drink station and condiment stands, stocking candy and chip racks, and doing restroom checks (responsibilities will vary by unit)
  • Responsible for cashier opening procedures
  • Distribute cashier cash drawers and cash reserves and issue overrings/bank verification forms
  • Decide which registers will open and when
  • Assign cashiers accordingly
  • Responsible for cashier closing procedures
  • Make necessary voids
  • Verifiy cashier deposits and drawer amounts
  • Complete daily revenue reports
  • Responsible for maintenance of employee timekeeping system
  • Responsible for daily completion of all unit employee attendance cards
  • Responsible for cleanliness, maintenance, and protection of cash registers and point of sale systems
  • Report and take appropriate action to correct unsafe conditions, unsanitary conditions, or policy infractions within the work area (or within the resort)

This job description is an overview of the scope of responsibilities and is not intended to be an inclusive list of job tasks and expectations. With the evolution of this resort and position, the responsibilities of this position may change.



  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Certification in Training for Intervention Procedures by Servers of Alcohol, (TIPS)  (May be obtained after employment)
  • If required, WPRA Snowmobile Certification (to be obtained after employment) (Varies by unit)


  • Two years cash handling experience
  • One year supervisory experience desirable
  • Food and Beverage experience is helpful

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic computer functionality required
  • Must pass a credit check for cash handling


This position may be required to work evenings, weekends and holidays.

Food Service Environment:

  • Most work tasks are performed indoors. Temperature is moderate and controlled and the noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Must be able to stand and exert well-paced mobility for up to 8 hours in length at a time over an average shift of 8 hours.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear.
  • Frequently required to climb or balance and taste or smell.
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds on a regular and continuing basis.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • Occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals.
  • Talking and hearing occur continuously in the process of communicating with guests, supervisors and other employees.
  • Vision occurs continuously with the most common visual functions being those of near vision and depth perception.
  • Ability to wear personal protective equipment including but not limited to: non slip footwear and gloves.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily- reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions


This position description is an overview of the scope of responsibilities for the role described above.  With the evolution of Winter Park Resort, the responsibilities of this position may change as may the dates associated with many of the tasks. During these times of change, this position requires the flexibility and willingness to accept new responsibilities and potentially transfer others. It will also be the responsibility of any employee of Winter Park Resort to be a positive influence on the transformation of the resort and its associated lines of business.

Winter Park Resort is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is dedicated to the principles of equal

employment opportunity in any term, condition, or privilege of employment.

We do not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other status protected by state or local law.

Winter Park Resort will make reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship to Winter Park Resort. This policy governs all aspects of employment, including selection, job assignment, compensation, discipline, termination, and access to benefits and training.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed in this position. I understand that this document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” relationship.


About This Employer

Winter Park Resort

85 Parsenn Road
Winter Park, CO 80482

(970) 726-1564

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Winter Park is the closest major ski resort near Denver at just 67 miles away. Don’t be fooled by our convenient location, though… you’ll feel remotely tucked away in our high country corner of the Rockies. With easy access to 765,000 acres of public land, Winter Park is home to endless adventures and an unparalleled and unfiltered Colorado experience.

With over 3,000 acres of skiable terrain, Winter Park Resort offers an unforgettable experience for any kind of adventurer, whether you’re just here to take in the views, or looking to really get your adrenaline pumping.

And don’t think that things slow down once the snow melts! The summer sun brings bike park rippers, scenic trail trekkers, and speedy alpine sliders for a whole new take on Winter Park adventure.


We are a community of explorers and adrenaline junkies; sight seers and nature lovers; lifelong skiers and fly fishing fanatics; mountain bikers and peak hikers… The opportunities for mountain adventure are endless, but we all share one common appreciation for this vast and pristine area.

As a celebration of this mountain lifestyle, we have refreshed our partnership with the community as a whole to establish Winter Park as a prime Colorado destination, connecting people with nature and embracing our shared value of the outdoors.