Working for Racers Edge is as much about your values and outlook on life as a job. We are a lifestyle company operating in an exciting and dynamic area of leisure and we are always looking for seasonal staff.

The emphasis is on team work and a social calendar is guaranteed. The vibrant mix of staff is enhanced by a considerable number of seasonal staff from the northern hemisphere who come to this side of the world chasing the southern snow.

While the work can be long and sometimes hard, the atmosphere is unique and the camaraderie first class. Racers Edge is renowned for its quality of customer service which guarantees our customers come back year after year. Our staff have a vital role in maintaining this relationship with our customers.

Racers Edge has a great reputation and we consider our shop to be a warm and friendly place in which to work. We would love to hear from experienced people that this appeals to.

Email us an initial email including a current CV and recent photo and we can go from there.


We are start recruiting staff for the following positions in early February each year:

  • Clothing retail
  • Boot fitting/ski rental
  • On snow demo programme assistant
  • Rental administration
  • Workshop technicians

These are all full time positions (approx. 40 hrs/week) and would commence in early June through until early October. We structure our roster so most staff can get up to 5 days/week on snow (2 days off & 3 split shifts/week). The skiing and snowboarding is the best in NZ and Wanaka is an amazing ski town.

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During our winter peak period (June to October) we need people who:

  • Are enthusiastic and well mannered
  • Have retail experience
  • Have knowledge of winter sports equipment and clothing
  • Have the right to live and work in New Zealand for the period specified

If you feel you have any or all of these attributes, please contact us.