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General Manager, Mont Ripley Ski Area at Michigan Tech

Michigan Technological University invites applications for the position of General Manager, Mont Ripley Ski Area. Please use the following link to submit an application or view the full job description and requirements:

The General Manager of Mont Ripley Ski Area is a highly collaborative, innovative, and professional business leader responsible for providing strategic direction and oversight for all aspects of the Mont Ripley experience on the 112 acres of skiable terrain with 3 lifts, 440’ vertical drop, and 24 trails for over 40,000 annual visits.  Mont Ripley opened in 1933 as the first ski area in Michigan, and has been part of Michigan Technological University since 1945.  There has been an active Ski Patrol since 1936, as founding members of the National Ski Patrol.

Functions and sub-departments under the direction of the General Manager include guest services, lift operations, ski school and University P.E. classes, rentals and retail operations, mountain operations, sales and marketing, land management, and financial management of over $1.3 million in annual revenue.

Michigan Technological University is a public research university founded in 1885 in Houghton, Michigan. With more than $200 million in total operating revenues, $100 million in total research expenditures, and 18 research centers and institutes, Michigan Tech fosters a world-class and diverse faculty, staff, and student population and is home to more than 7,200 students from 69 countries around the world. Our rural campus is situated on the Keweenaw peninsula just miles from Lake Superior in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, offering year-round opportunities for outdoor adventure. We are Michigan’s flagship technological university, grounded in and fueled by our shared vision: to prepare students to create the future.

Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer that provides equal opportunity for all, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities

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