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.


Racers Edge Wanaka are currently on the lookout for hard working, seasonal employees for Winter 2021!

Current vacancies include:

Boot Fitter
Snow Workshop Technician
Rental Technician
Rental Administration Assistant

Clothing Retail Salesperson(1 full-time, 1 part-time)

If you froth all things snow and think you’d fit in well with our fun-loving team we’d love to hear from you.


In addition to relevant experience, applicants need to be:

  • Enthusiastic, well presented and well mannered
  • Legally allowed to live and work in NZ for the period of employment

If you feel you have any or all of these attributes, email us initially including a current CV and recent photo and we can go from there.



Our summer season runs from November – April.  We start recruiting staff for the following positions in early August each year:

  • Bike retail
  • Bike mechanics
  • Outdoor/Camp/Tramp/Water retail

These are all full-time positions (approx. 30-40 hrs/week) and would commence in November.

Wanaka is a fantastic summer playground for hiking, camping, watersports, awesome trail riding, world class XC riding with Bike Glendhu and the Cardrona Bike Park right at our doorstep.