Entry Level Snowmaking - New Wage Increase - Winter Seasonal

Vail Resorts Stowe , VT 05672

Posted 2 months ago

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

As an Entry Snowmaker you will brave the elements, be prepared for long hours and potentially work overnight to lay the groundwork for an epic ski season creating an exceptional experience for our guests. As part of the Vail Resorts snowmaking team, you will work with industry-leading snowmaking technology on iconic mountains. Join our team of passionate professionals and help create the first snow of the season!

Responsibilities Include:

  • Safe and efficient operation of snowmaking equipment

  • Perform daily snowmaking equipment maintenance

  • Create the best quality manufactured snow for our guests

  • Operate all department vehicles in a safe manner according to department, resort and company policies and procedures

  • Document and report mechanical/safety issues, complete maintenance logs and checklists

  • Work closely with other departments including Grooming, Ski Patrol, and Lift Operations

  • Learn all basic department, resort and company policies and procedures

  • Be able to work under minimal supervision

  • Additional duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Valid Driver's license - required

  • Able to work weekends, nights, and holidays

  • Able to lift and carry up to 70 lbs

  • Intermediate level skier/snowboarder preferred

  • Snowmobile/dirt bike/ATV/UTV experience preferred

  • Basic hand tool knowledge and skills

  • Able to work four 12hr shifts (overnights included) in alpine conditions

Benefits include:

  • Free Ski passes for employees and dependents

  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family

  • Free ski lessons

  • Discounted lodging, food, gear and mountain shuttles

  • Discounted bike haul & golf

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans (full-time positions)

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan

  • Excellent training and professional development

Stowe Mountain Resort is widely revered as the Ski Capital of the East. Located on Vermont's highest peak, Stowe is a renowned world-class, family-friendly destination, offering year-round amenities from skiing to rock climbing and zip-lining. Travelers are drawn from across the globe to this dynamic mountain and the legendary community of this passionate, quintessential New England ski town. Come join the Stowe Mountain team where you'll instantly feel at home. www.vailresortscareers.com

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 176789


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