Deer Valley Resort Interview Questions | Glassdoor

Deer Valley Resort Interview Questions

Updated Jan 28, 2017
12 Interview Reviews

Experience

Experience
100%
0%
0%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
100%

Difficulty

2.3
Average

Difficulty

Hard
Average
Easy

Interviews for Top Jobs at Deer Valley Resort

More

Candidate Interview Reviews

Filter

Sort: Popular Date Difficulty

Filter

Sort: Popular Date Difficulty
  1.  

    Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    Applied online through the Deer Valley website. I was then contacted by the department manager and set up time for a phone interview and then an additional Skype interview with the manger and assistant manager.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe an experience in which you were able to help improve a guest's experience.   Answer Question

  2.  

    Guest Service Agent Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Park City, UT
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Deer Valley Resort (Park City, UT) in October 2016.

    Interview

    Several phone and emails. Very informative on the expectations of staff, went over all duties and benefits of Deer Valley Resorts. Quick to reply to e-mails. Everyone who I talked with were happy to answer my questions and help me decide if this opportunity was a good fit for both of us.

    Interview Questions

    • General questions. No tick questions.   1 Answer

  3.  

    Guest Services Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Deer Valley, UT
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Being a skier helps but is not necessary. Understanding skiing is helpful, but not necessary. Most important smile, be friendly, excellent guest service is required for all positions and at all levels. Very, very important. Don't be afraid you are too old. They love the AARP crowd and have received awards for it. It is a beautiful mix of youngies and oldies and it works really well.

    Interview Questions

    • The interviews aren't hard, but they seem to be quite selective in their hiring, that depends on the department however. - They always treat everyone with considerable respect and appreciation for applying. If anyone is thinking of working a season for any of the resorts -- this is the place!   Answer Question

  4.  

    Lift Operator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Deer Valley, UT
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Deer Valley Resort (Deer Valley, UT) in January 2016.

    Interview

    Very easy went up in one day and was hired by the end of the day. It was a simple one on one where it felt like he was just getting to know me.

    Interview Questions


  5.  

    Busser Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Deer Valley, UT
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Deer Valley Resort (Deer Valley, UT) in November 2015.

    Interview

    Sit down interview with tour. Manager met me at restaurant entrance and led me to a table. Talked for a few minutes, asked questions. Then proceeded to go through handbook and ask questions from there.

    Interview Questions

    • Why did you choose Deer Valley?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    There wasnt a negotiation phase, it was pretty much straight forward


  6.  

    Vacation Planner Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Deer Valley Resort in August 2015.

    Interview

    It was a phone interview with two polite managers that want to explain the position and gauge your interest level. They asked a couple qualifying questions and allowed me to do most of the talking. The interview was as beneficial to me as it was to them, as they left plenty of time for questions about job specifications and compensation.

    Interview Questions


  7.  

    Guest Service Agent Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Park City, UT
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Deer Valley Resort (Park City, UT) in August 2015.

    Interview

    I met on site with my potential supervisor and manager. We discussed my previous work experience and job duties. We met at the location where I would be working.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked how I had dealt with a high stress situation in a previous position.   Answer Question

  8.  

    Ski Instructor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Swain, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Deer Valley Resort (Swain, NY) in February 2015.

    Interview

    Phone interview with questions about my skiing ability and my experience teaching. I have heard that others may get interviewed over Skype or Google Hangouts. A letter or email from your previous ski school director is also greatly recommended. If you have your PSIA or AASI certification, it helps quite a bit.

    Interview Questions

    • How many hours of teaching do you have under your belt?   1 Answer
    • What do you do if a student is unwilling to ski?   1 Answer

  9.  

    Ski Instructor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeks. I interviewed at Deer Valley Resort (Los Angeles, CA) in July 2014.

    Interview

    The recruiter required 2 references from 2 supervisors and a cover letter from me. Those letters were very detailed already. I had to explain why I want to work at DV Ski School and what value I do bring to the table. All new hires with level 2 and below certification start at the children's ski school. It was an interview via Skype

    Interview Questions

    • If a mom is unhappy with her sons class that he was placed, what would you do?   1 Answer

  10.  

    Sous Chef Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Deer Valley Resort.

    Interview

    Interview was great, it seemed like the HR people were awesome! But they aren't. Just be yourself and talk up your great cooking experience!

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    No.


Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
Upload a resume to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.