Do you want to be a part of a growing tourist facility by the foot of Saltfjellet and the Arctic Circle?

We are looking for an enthusiastic Operations Manager to our wonderful Mountain Park.

About the position

Employer: Krokstrand mountain park

Title: Operations manager

Position: Full time

Place: Krokstrand, Helgeland

Deadline: Soon

Send application here

About employer

Since 1939 we have received guests who need food and a good bed. We have grown and changed the organization during the last 80 years and today we offer services within food, accommodation, activities, and tourist information.

Our latest attraction is the first climbing park in Northern Norway, High and Low Climbing Park, which opened in June 2021. During the summer season we have about 20 employees distributed on serving, activities and administration. In our café we have a capacity of about 90 seats (including our outdoor serving), and accommodation for about 30 people.

In addition, we have a whole year caravan site with 25 spots and a summer site with a capacity of about 30 persons.

Are you a devoted leader with a big driving force? Do you have a heart for tourism and creating great experiences? Do you want a flexible working day and freedom to organize your work tasks yourself? Do you want to contribute to creating unique experiences for our guests and give that little bit extra for them to have a great stay? Then we want you on our team.

Krokstrand Fjellpark (Krokstrand Mountain Park) is situated in an area with big opportunities for great nature experiences on the Saltfjellet-Svartisen National Park. The Helgeland Region is growing rapidly and a big growth in tourism is predicted.

Do you have som experience with tourism and have good knowledge of cooking and IK-food system?

Our Mountain Park has an exceptional potential for development – and we want you to be a part of it.

Operations manager Krokstrand Mountain Park

In this job, your responsibility will be kitchen, café/reception, and management of our accommodation units. Personnel responsibility and maintenance of our HSE/QA-system is also a part of the job. It would be an advantage if you are good at establishing routines, like to be creative in the kitchen and enjoy creating new menus. If this is something you like, we encourage you to apply.

Together with the Operations Manager for Activities you will have the responsibility for sales, planning, and carrying out different group activities. The position reports to the manager.

Today, our Mountain Park consists of accommodation, café, a climbing park and more exciting things that are under development. Here you will play a central role and work closely with our Operations Manager for Activities.


Now you have the opportunity to be Operations Manager for a Mountain Park by the foot of Saltfjellet


The Mountain Park lies at the border of Saltfjellet- Svartisen national park with spectacular nature and bustling tourist life


With tourism, nature, good food and a completely unique working day, this could be your dream job! And if there are two of you, we have work for both of you

Work for two?

We are also looking for Mountain hosts and have several opportunities for couples who want to create a new life together close to beautiful nature. This is perfect if you are a couple who loves the outdoors and want to create great experiences together.

If you want to live at Krokstrand we can help with housing arrangements.

Do You Look For

  • A varied and flexible workday?
  • Working surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery where you can drink coffee and have your lunch outside?
  • Pleasant and generous colleagues who are passionate about the same things as you?
  • An idyllic working place by the foot of Saltfjellet National Park, short distance to Svartisen, the Arctic Circle and other majestic outdoor possibilities?
  • Being a part of the development of an attractive tourist facility in growth?
  • A possibility to create a new work life together with your partner

It is a Plus, but Not a Necessity, if You Recognize Yourself in These Points

  • Have some experience from tourism
  • Good knowledge of cooking and IK-food system
  • Leader experience with personnel responsibilities
  • Good English skills
  • Structure and planning are important to you
  • You have some experience with purchasing
  • You are a good role model and motivate your team
  • You are flexible and takes responsibility when needed
  • You care for the people around you and know how to bring forth the best in your colleagues
  • You are a good host for your guests and care to give that little extra to give them a great experience

Your New Workday

Look forward to a new workday where you get to be a part of developing business strategies and attractive concepts. At Krokstrand we want to give our guests great food experiences and we want our Kitchen Operations Manager freedom to develop new menus and meals with high quality.

You Get

  • 100% permanent job
  • A flexible workday with a lot of freedom to organize your work tasks
  • Great colleagues. During the summer season you have personnel responsibility for around 10 people
  • Working place at Krokstrand surrounded by beautiful nature
  • Competitive salary and terms
  • Required courses, if needed

Move to Helgeland?

Krokstrand Fjellpark is situated a 40 minutes’ drive from downtown Mo I Rana and about two hours from Bodø.

Nearby, you find the cozy village Grønfjeldal and the local community Storforshei. Here you can find private and public schools, kindergarten, apartments, houses, and house plots.

We can help you with housing if you and your family need a place to stay.

Living close to the Arctic Circle and Saltfjellet-Svartisen National Park is many outdoor loving peoples’ dreams. Here you have countless possibilities for outdoor activities, hunting and fishing. You can also reap nature’s own goodies like cloudberries, blueberries, and mushroom right outside your front door.


For questions about the position, contact general manager Bjørn Krokstrand on telephone 915 55 533 or by e-mail.

Søknadsfrist soon

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