Terrain Park Grooming - Winter Seasonal

Vail Resorts Breckenridge , CO 80424

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.

Job Summary:
This is a unique position for a grooming operator with some previous snowcat experience and a desire for growth and new opportunities. Job duties include both terrain park and trail grooming. This position will work side by side with the trails grooming crew on a nightly basis performing a variety of tasks, with a focus on terrain park maintenance when weather conditions such as fresh snow necessitate. This position will receive daily direction from both terrain park and trail grooming leadership, and presents opportunity for growth in both departments.

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for the safety of fellow employees and guests

  • Responsibility and sensibility to maintain safe snowcat operation

  • Maintain mountain skiing surfaces to highest level possible

  • Ability to learn how to operate all Grooming equipment and develop general mountain knowledge

  • Minimize down time through basic preventative maintenance, cleanliness and up-keep of machines

  • Manual labor in other Slopes and Trails work

  • Maintain good working relationship and communicate work instructions with co-workers

  • Receive daily working instructions from Advanced Operators, Leads and Supervisors

  • Daily, as needed, communication with shop mechanics concerning mechanical problems

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Graveyard Shift 12:00am 8:30am

Qualifications:

  • Previous grooming experience required

  • Valid driver's license with no restrictions -required

  • Satisfactory MVR check -required

  • Must be at least 18 years of age -required

  • High school diploma or equivalent -required

  • Able to lift up to 100 lbs -required

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, comprehend and understand English fluently -required

  • Team player and can work well in small groups -required

  • Able to climb on and off the vehicles frequently -required

  • Able to sit for extended periods of time while operating the snowcat -required

  • Able to use two-way radios (both speaking and hearing instructions) -required

  • End of season commitment required required

  • Ski and/or Snowboard preferred

  • In-person interview -required

If you're hard working and feel exhilarated serving others, you'll feel right at home in our authentic ski town and world-class mountain resort. As a community of adventurers and discoverers, we deliver an experience of a lifetime to every single guest that visits our mountain town. If you're interested in moving mountains in your career, come work with us at Breckenridge 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 172491


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