About Société des Trois Vallées
Careers in S3V
652 people are at your service each winter to ensure you a mountain of fun.
172 of them are permanent employees who work year round, seasonal and 480 were present four months of winter to a minimum.
Our employees are trained in the following trades:
To maintain the ski lifts in summer and winter:
To sell ski passes:
> Host or hostess sales
> Back office cashier (Internand …)
> Head of boxes,
> Sales Assistant
To operate the lifts in summer and winter:
> Operating Officer,
> Conductor (each driver having a driver’s license for the type of lift)
> Area Manager,
To ensure the safandy of the ski area:
> Ski patrol (1st, 2nd and 3rd degree),
> Avalanche dog Master,
> Observer snow and weather
> Area Manager
To maintain the slopes in summer and winter:
> Tamping equipment operator (with or without winch)
> Conductor of construction equipment
To ensure optimal snow conditions:
> Responsible for the installation of artificial snow
To control ski passes:
> Controller fixed
> Controller Roaming (sworn or not)
To manage 652 people:
> Assistant making payroll,
> Attendance Management Assistant,
> Assistant training,
> Host security
Because eating well is a cultural act in France:
> Sous chefs
> Canteen Help
To manage the administration of a company:
> Responsible for system quality management
To anticipate, to project:
> Engineering and Development Studies
In a few lines
La Société des Trois Vallées is in charge of the operation, maintenance and proper functioning of the lifts of the ski areas of Courchevel, La Tania, Méribel and Mottaret.
Its 652 employees are at your service to satisfy you with their expertise and provide you with:
- more comfort,
- more security,
- more information,
- more ski !
In a few numbers
> Company founded in 1946
> 3 resorts : Courchevel, Méribel-Mottarand and La Tania (Tarentaise, département de la Savoie)
> 652 employees (172 permanent and 480 seasoners)
> Ski area situated between 1300 and 2950 m (40% of the 3 Valleys area)
> 80 skilifts (maximum hourly capacity of 105,000 skiers per hour)
> 225 km of slopes (129 secured slopes)
> 33 grooming machines
> 127 gazex (avalanche remote triggering device)
> 770 snowguns (42% of the ski area)
In a few dates
> 1946 : Creation of Courchevel by the will of the General Council of Savoie and the Municipality of Saint-Bon wishing to develop tourism and winter sports.
> 1954 : Arrival of Emile Allais (first world champion of French skiing), which introduced innovative ideas for ski area (marking, grooming, work was on the tracks …)
> 1972 : Creation of Meribel-Mottaret and creation of the ski area fully connected, the 3 Valleys.
> 1989 : Creation of La Tania.
> 1992 : Courchevel and Meribel host the Winter Olympics in Albertville.
> 2000 : The status of the company changed: after 54 years as a service of the General Council of Savoie, the company became a publicly owned corporation with a majority of the Supervisory Board and a Management Board.