Bogus Basin Will Hire 400 Seasonal Employees In The Next 30 Days

Blue Oval With Bogus Basin In The Center

October 22, 2020 (BOISE, ID)– Bogus Basin has announced plans to hire 400 employees over the next 30 days for the 2020-21 winter season. Prospective candidates are invited to view open positions on the Bogus Basin website and apply online. The nonprofit recreation area is not planning to host its annual job fair this year, due to COVID-19.

There are a range of full-time, part-time, and weekend-only positions available, including: ski lift operators, ski patrol, food and beverage personnel, rental shop employees, snow cat operators, and more. The opportunities vary from entry level to skilled positions.

Season employees qualify for a number of special benefits including free season passes, discounts of food and beverage items, ski and snowboard lessons, and equipment rentals. Free employee transportation to and from the mountain is provided.

“We are looking for motivated candidates who enjoy working in a fun and dynamic team environment,” said Brad Wilson, General Manager.

Over the summer, Bogus Basin successfully implemented a variety of COVID-19 safety protocols for employees and guests. These and other practices, including masks and physical distancing, will remain requirements at the area this winter.

Job postings are now available for viewing at For more information about employment opportunities at Bogus Basin, contact HR Manager, Lisa Ogilvy, at

About Bogus Basin Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area is a 501(C)(3) organization dedicated to engaging the community to provide accessible, affordable, and fun year-round mountain recreation and education. Opened in 1942, Bogus Basin offers 2,600 acres of daytime skiable terrain, and 165 acres for night skiing; eleven lifts and three people-mover carpets; an 800-foot tubing hill. The Nordic Center offers 37 kilometers of groomed trails. Environmental education and community outreach programs serve over 20,000 individuals annually, primarily youth. Summer activities include the Glade Runner, a 4,251 foot mountain coaster, The Mine Shaft Challenge course, mountain biking, events, hiking and chairlift service for hike and bike transport. Bogus Basin is located 16.5 miles north of Boise, Idaho and operates under a special use permit with the Boise National Forest.