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Chauffeurs / Drivers

  • Job Location

    Val d'Isere, France

  • Start date

    Late November

  • Duration

    Beginning of May

  • Job Benefits

    Competitive salary, accommodation, ski pass, ski equipment hire, meals, insurance, uniform, travel expenses and performance-based end of season bonus



This is a diverse and extremely challenging role in which you will be working as a team to provide a world-class luxury in-resort transfer service for our clients. The main emphasis in this role is on customer service whilst considering our clients’ safety and well-being.

The chauffeur role can be broken down into 2 areas:

We operate a 5 star transport company called Chardon Transfer Service, which provides a professional, efficient and comfortable chauffeur service from local airports and train stations to our 5 star luxury chalets.

Our highly trained chauffeur team is on call to pick up and drop off guests anywhere in resort. Be it collecting children from ski school or adults from a relaxing après ski drink in town; we guarantee a fast, efficient and professional service.

Duties include:

  • Deliver a 1st class in-resort chauffeur service to our clients
  • Adhere to Le Chardon Mountain Lodges’ chauffeur etiquette procedures 
  • Be flexible with the driver rota to ensure efficient cover for the in-resort chauffeur service whilst also being prepared to do any last minute out of resort transfers
  • Drive with due care and attention and respect the laws of the road
  • Excellent knowledge of Val d’Isère, knowing where the restaurants, ski lifts, shops and other relevant places are located
  • Help to welcome the guests with chalet teams on a changeover day and help to carry luggage to rooms
  • Maintain and care for the fleet of Chardon Mountain Lodges’ vehicles 
  • Maintain contact and good relationships with local suppliers
  • In the event of any vehicle damage, keep all documentation and report to management immediately
  • Daily maintenance and cleaning of various chalet facilities (e.g. hot tubs)
  • Keep the car parking areas, entrances and terraces/balconies of the chalets clear of snow & ice and any other snow clearing as required
  • The role is diverse, and work will range from clearing chalet rubbish, stacking firewood to the helping with deliveries and moving of furniture.
  • Out of resort transfers to various airports, train stations and other locations - these can be mid-week and also during changeover day (Sundays)
  • Prepare your vehicle prior to transfers, ensuring you have all necessary documents to comply with French & Swiss laws.

Chardon Mountain Lodges provide a great training program to prepare you for a challenging yet greatly rewarding seasonal job. We employ only positive, committed and hardworking employees who feel passionate about learning and providing 5 star service.

If this position is of interest to you, please complete our online application telling us why you would be great for this role! We look forward to hearing from you.


This role would suit individuals with the following skill set:

  • Previous customer service is essential
  • Previous chauffeur/professional driving experience
  • Good road safety awareness
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work unsupervised
  • Excellent organisation/time management skills
  • Fluent English, conversational French (desirable)
  • Knowledge of ski resort/season life
  • First Aid knowledge (desirable).

The following key personal qualities and attributes, would be desirable:

  • Highly professional driver with a 5 star service mentality
  • Proactive and energetic
  • Great attention to detail
  • A team player with a sense of fun
  • Smart appearance
  • Positive attitude, flexibility, initiative and independence are essential
  • Good levels of fitness.

About us

Le Chardon Mountain Lodges are a luxury Tour Operator based in Val d'Isere. We operate 5 exclusive chalets in which the emphasis is on homely elegance and luxurious comfort.

Over the years we have played host to large and very

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