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A Great Place Needs Great People

A Unique Career at Island Lake Lodge

Who Works Here?

  • Every company has its characters. Here at Island Lake we have had a long list of characters that have not only help build the place into what it is today, but who are an integral part of our history. Corrie “The Captain” Wright is our longest serving employee and has been an inspiration to a long list of guests and employees.

    Corrie "The Captain" Wright

    Catskiing Guide

  • The Island Lake office is located in downtown Fernie. Inside you will find our hard working reservations team, whom work year round making winter and summer reservations. This is no small task, as winter and summer are both incredibly busy. Their cheerful & professional demeanor is often commented on by guests and other staff.

    Caitlin Bates, Renne Hooper and Penelope Holt.


  • One of our steadfast employees making all the magic happen! Laura has been with us for 16 years and we couldn't be more grateful!

    Laura McCoy

    Maintenance Supervisor

  • Working 14 years at Island Lake has made MH a pro at climbing our mountain terrain! As a snow cat driver during our Winter season and as our Trails & Hiking supervisor in our Summer season.

    Marie Helene (MH) Jodoin

    Snow Cat Driver/ Trails Supervisor

Why Work Here?

  • Complimentary staff meals

  • Good Vibes

    Awesome culture and workplace atmosphere

  • Compensation

    Competitive wages with generous gratuities

  • Benefits

    Wellness plan for seasonal employees & Extended Health Benefits plan for all permanent employees

  • Perks

    Staff Discounts and Pro Deals from our corporate partners Northface, Yeti, Salomon, Hestra

  • Leadership

    Learn, develop skills and advance with our excellent group of skilled leaders

  • Consistent schedules

    That meet your needs

  • Opportunity to go Catskiing

    Play where you work!

  • Join us for Summer

    Opportunity for continued employment in our Summer season, which is awesome too!

Our Corporate Partners:

Who We Are

  • Our Vision

    To create unmatched experiences that inspire and create memories that last a lifetime.

  • Our Values

    Our Values are rooted in a passion for excellence, wellness, health and safety and an unwavering commitment to quality and accountability.

  • Our Mission

    Our mission is to make Island Lake Lodge a truly unique backcountry mountain destination by delivering outstanding quality, continuous innovation and exceptional guest experiences.

Connect with us! We will keep your resume on file for when that position you'd be perfect for opens up.