Pizolbahnen AG operates the Pizol mountain sports area with the core products skiing, hiking, mountain tours and excursion experiences in the Swiss Pre-Alps. As a total service provider with 12 cable car and lift facilities, over 50 kilometers of slopes, a magnificent hiking area as well as catering and accommodation establishments, the mountain railroad and tourism company offers mountain sports experiences for discerning guests all year round.

We are looking for a full-time Technical Manager (m/f/d) to join our team with immediate effect or by arrangement.

Your tasks


  • Planning the timely and professional maintenance of systems and equipment

Troubleshooting / recovery organization

  • Responsible for recording defects, malfunctions and unusual operating events that are detected
  • Set up a recovery plan
  • Organize periodic recovery exercises with railroad personnel


  • Issue the necessary operating regulations
  • Making decisions about the operation of transportation systems
  • Take over on-call duties
  • Support for the operations manager


  • Planning the work processes of cable car personnel
  • Management of company employees

Reporting system

  • Informing the line manager about significant events
  • Inform deputies about important events


Together with the existing team and in consultation with the Operations Manager, you are responsible for the following areas

  • the maintenance and safe operation of all transportation facilities in accordance with the aforementioned laws and ordinances, in particular the Federal Act on Cableways for Passenger Transportation and the Cableway Ordinance
  • the procedure in the event of malfunctions and accidents
  • Rescuing passengers from blocked vehicles
  • the operational readiness of the recovery equipment and devices


You fulfill the following requirements

  • Experience in the mountain railway industry
  • Completed training as a ropeway specialist
  • Leadership qualities, team player, able to work under pressure, flexible commitment
  • You are confident on skis or a snowboard
  • Enjoy dealing with guests, partners and employees


We offer you

  • Versatile area of responsibility in an annual position
  • Further training opportunities
  • Personal responsibility in some areas and independence
  • Helping to shape the further development of Pizolbahnen AG
  • Free annual pass: free skiing or hiking on the Pizol
  • Number of free tickets for your family or friends
  • Various other benefits: numerous discounts, for example at various sports retailers
  • High quality of life in the region