Lutsen Mountains is currently accepting applications for a Lift Maintenance Mechanic. This position is full time year round and offers many great ski area perks! Please apply online or email


Lift Mechanics ensure the safety and reliability of our lift by monitoring, maintaining and repairing lift equipment in accordance with all applicable rules and regulations. The ideal candidate holds a competent mechanical skill set and demonstrates an ability to positively work as a part of a larger team.


  • Maintain and repair all lift equipment, ranging from conveyors to high speed detachable.

  • Duties during winter season include regularly scheduled maintenance, preop, mid-day, weekly, and monthly inspections as well as responding to lift breakdowns.

  • Summer season includes thorough inspection of all lift components, tower work, and grip and chair maintenance.

  • We will be operating snowmobiles, 4-wheel ATV’s and company trucks.

  • Complete appropriate logs and other necessary documentation.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Prefer two years lift maintenance experience but willing to train the right candidate.

  • Must be able and willing independently as well as part of a larger team.

  • Adherence to all safety policies and procedures is a must.

  • This job requires the ability to climb and work at substantial heights and in all kinds of weather, (heat, cold, rain, wind ice, snow, etc.)

  • Must be able to lift and carry loads up to 100 lbs.

  • Valid driver’s license necessary.

  • This position requires working on weekends and holiday, with some overtime.

  • Good guest service skills are necessary.

  • Must be familiar with ANSI B-77.

  • Must recognize and adhere to safety concerns and established protocol.

467 Ski Hill Road