GA Maintenance

General Assistant (maintenance)

Méribel, Courchevel and Val d'Isère, France.

From mid November 2020 to early May 2021

Highly competitive salary package with accommodation, travel, food and drinks included. Potential additional performance-based bonus.

Age range
Over 21 years (for vehicle insurance reasons)


There are 2 General Assistant roles, both are hybrid positions as the job holders are covering for the days off of chefs, chalet managers, chalet assistants and chalet assistant/drivers.

During a normal week, both roles include driving (including occasional airport transfers) and chalet work (housekeeping and waitressing).

This role also involves maintenance, i.e., ensuring that all repairs and renewals are carried out promptly and to a high standard in all Purple Ski properties.

Previous Experience

Full driving licence and at least 3 years post qualification driving experience is essential.

At least 2 years/seasons professional passenger or goods driving exerience (provable) or a Driver Certificate of Professional Competence is essential.

Previous experience of driving large vehicles, on snow and/or overseas is highly desirable.

Prior hands-on experience in the hotel and catering industry in waitering/waitressing and/ or cleaning/chamber-maiding roles is highly desirable.

Must have demonstrable experience and good practical "DIY" skills in painting and decorating, carpentry/joinery, plumbing, basic mechanical and electrical fault finding / problem diagnosis.

Must be good at working both alone and as part of a team.  You must have extremely high work standards, be self-starting, flexible, customer-focused, self motivated, take pride in your work at all times and be conscientious.

Good level of spoken French is desirable.

Main Duties

Service : General and Housekeeping

Service : Driving


Other duties


In the first instance please complete the online application form by clicking here.