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Careers at Shanty Creek

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Where Adventure Meets Connectivity: Your Journey Begins Here

Shanty Creek Resort is committed to providing our guests a unique Up-North experience. Our friendly, caring staff welcomes guests with exceptional service and old-fashioned hospitality. We believe honest, long-lasting relationships with our guests, employees, neighbors, and our surrounding environment allow us to grow our business.

Be part of the fiber of the Shanty Creek team and our local community!

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About Shanty Creek Resort

Shanty Creek Resort strives to provide an employee-friendly environment in which talented and devoted individuals thrive. We value our employees’ talents, skills, and abilities and seek to foster an open, cooperative, and dynamic environment in which we can all excel. SCR provides an environment where employees are encouraged to bring ideas and challenges to any level of management.

One of our key goals is delivering great guest service that creates a memorable guest experience. You will learn more about our culture of guest service during your orientation.

We look forward to working with you as a part of our outstanding employee team. Together we can make Shanty Creek Resort the best place to be for “Great Guest Experiences!”

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Shanty Creek Employee: Ticket Checker Smiling at Schuss Mountain

Our Core Values

• The quality of our product and service must create guest satisfaction—that is our number one priority.
• We do it right the first time.
• We take ownership and pride in a job well done.

Shanty Creek Employee Putting on Putting Green

Our Why

• We work hard and play hard. We get results.
• We strive to make our work fun and our careers rewarding.
• We practice patience while remaining persistent to grow the business and achieve success.

Golf Maintenance Team Member Driving Sand Pro in Sand Bunker on Golf Course

Our Identity

• We are committed to environmental responsibility.
• Mother Nature’s environment is our product; we support the protection and sustainment of Northern Michigan’s beauty and pristine natural habitat.
• We attempt to implement “green” practices as a regular part of our business.

Benefits and Perks

Shanty Creek Benefits Include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Daycare, Life Insurance, Ski, Golf, Fitness and Discounts

Interested in joining the team but don't see an opportunity that fits you?

FAQs: Careers at Shanty Creek Resort

How Do I Apply?

Our employment application is available online. Please contact Human Resources if you require an accommodation to complete the application.

What If I Am Already An Employee?

As an employee, you can apply through your ADP employee portal. After logging in, navigate to the menu icon at the top left corner of your screen and select the Careers menu option. Then select “Search Jobs”.

Can I Apply for Multiple Jobs?

Yes, you may apply to as many positions as you would like, just keep in mind that you might receive followup calls from multiple hiring managers.

Do You Hire People to Work From Home or on Hybrid Schedules?

Most of our positions are in-person and on property due to the nature of our business in ski, golf and hospitality. If a job were to be remote or hybrid, it will be spelled out in the job description.

Do You Hire Veterans?

Shanty Creek is committed to supporting our Veteran community.

I’ve Applied for a Job…Now What?

Once we receive your online application, the hiring manager of the department will evaluate your application. If you are considered for the position, you will be contacted by the hiring manager to either set up a phone or in-person interview. If you are not considered for the position, you will receive an email notification.

I’ve Accepted a Job Offer. What are My Next Steps?

First, we will complete a background check, using a third party company, Insperity, and they will send you an email with a link to initiate your background screening. Screens go back 7 years and are assessed based on the job you applied for. Upon receiving your acceptable screening results, we will start the online onboarding process via email and through ADP WorkforceNow. Keep an eye on your inbox for a message from Shanty Creek Resort/ADP with instructions on how to activate your ADP account, which will be your employee portal. The online onboarding paperwork has three sections: Employment Verification, Personal Forms and Payroll & Tax Forms. Once you have completed all three sections, you may call the Human Resources office to set up an appointment at your earliest availability to complete Employment Verification, receive your Employee ID, nametag and esssential information prior to your start date.

Do You Provide Housing?

Limited, temporary, dormitory style housing may be available dependant on prior commitments and capacity. Permanent year-round or permanent seasonal housing is not available. If you are searching for affordable housing in the area, please feel free to research these opportunities:

MSHDA Affordable Rental Housing Directory

Goodwill Northern Michigan Housing Resources

Women’s Resource Center of Northern Michigan

J1 Cultural Exchange Programs

Shanty Creek hosts Work & Travel and Intern/Trainee participants through our approved sponsor partners. We do not consider individual applications. For our Work & Travel program, we work with InterExchange, Intrax, Spirit Exchange, and Universal Student Exchange. We do not consider individual out of country applications.

H-2B Seasonal Employment

Dependent on the seasonal need, Shanty Creek hosts summer participants on the H-2B Temporary Non-Agricultural Workers Visa program. We do not consider individual out of country applications.