Hucksters Budget Ski HolidaysHucksters Budget Ski Holidays

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Hucksters is a friendly, budget ski chalet company in Vallandry, Les Arcs and Serre Chevalier in the French Alps. We offer our guests great skiing, return coach travel and half board accommodation at affordable prices. Our staff really make us what we are with their friendly helpful attitudes.

We have a selection of accommodation, from chalet hotels to apartments and offer our guests comfortable, clean accommodation, great food and a friendly relaxed atmosphere.


We are inviting applications for next season for a range of jobs including chalet hosts, cooks and drivers. We are looking for applicants with a variety of skills, we are a customer focused company and need staff that are good with people of all ages. We live and work in the mountains and that in itself requires practical and problem solving skills to keep our operation running smoothly in extreme conditions. Above all else, we need people who can be flexible, tolerant and have a sense of humour to bring relief and balance to our working day. If you meet these criteria we would love to hear from you. Just complete the application and we will be in touch. Take a look at our blog on a day in the life of a Chalet Host to see what our staff get up to. Read blog here.

Chalet Cooks

Chalet Cook required for our property in Vallandry, Les Arcs

Excellent pay, shared accommodation, seasonal lift pass.

Hucksters resort teams work together to provide the best holiday experience for their guests. This requires staff to be highly flexible in their approach to their work. The following is an outline of responsibilities and accountabilities for this position.

  • Responsible for providing guests breakfast, home made cake or biscuits daily and a 3 course evening meal, 6 days a week.
  • Overseeing all resort catering and work with chalet Managers to maintain a high standard of food service.
  • Provide weekly menu for breakfast, afternoon cake/biscuits and 3 course evening meal including provision of food requirements (vegetarians, allergies and children’s meals).
  • Work with other kitchen staff to prepare and provide meal service throughout resort and any additional accommodation.
  • Communicate menu with chalet assistants and oversee food service.
  • Work in a safe manner making sure high levels of hygiene and cleaning standards maintained throughout kitchen and dining areas.
  • Assist when required with weekly shop, control and rotate food stock levels.
  • Organise the provision of packed lunches.
  • On changeover day, help out where required.

To apply for this position please complete the application form below.

Driver/Longstay

Driver/long stay required for the winter 2016/17 season in Vallandry.

All food, shared accommodation & seasonal lift pass.

This position is available for anyone is looking to work half chalet shifts as a driver and extra pair of hands in exchange for wages paid as food, accommodation and ski pass.

Hucksters resort teams work together to provide the best holiday experience for their guests. This requires staff to be highly flexible in their approach to their work. The following is an outline of responsibilities and accountabilities for this position.

  • Provide transfers for the guests to and from the airport and other resorts, driving safely within speed limits and road laws
  • Assist in carrying out general maintenance on resort vehicles.
  • Keep vehicles clean inside and out.
  • Assist in the provision of the ski orientation service
  • Help cover staff day off by providing breakfast and completing chalet duties.
  • Snow clearing
  • On changeover day help out when required, which may include driving, cleaning or customer service
  • Cover other positions in case of absence

To apply for this position please complete the application form below.

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Customer Reviews

If you're looking for 5* accommodation where chalet girls wash your feet and sing you to sleep, just stop reading now. If you're not one of the privileged elite, but still want to see snow once or twice a year, head here. I cannot really fault any aspect of the holiday. If you want a low cost skiin...

K.G.

I look each year to find a better value ski holiday and fail. I love the staff, the resort and the accomodation. And the coach, to me it makes flying very uncomfortable and un civilised, Dont change a thing Hucksters you are providing exactly what I want. Roll on next season......

Gilbert Leaver

The staff were more like friends than employees and knew the area very well. Can't fault them. They sorted an issue with my wife's ski pass with as little stress as was possible. To start your day of skiing one had only to walk about 20m from the door, pop your skis on and off you go. You could eit...

S.K.

Just wanted to let you know I had a great holiday last week thanks and wanted to say that the staff were all really friendly & helpful. Wouldn't hesitate to return.

M.H.

By dispensing with things such as towels and complimentary toiletries (bring your own) and guaranteed en suite bathrooms, Hucksters has managed to create accommodation that is definitely communal and cheap but in that no-frills way that makes you feel pretty smug at the money you are saving. It has ...

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