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Entry Maintenance Technician - Year Round

Date:  Dec 31, 2020

Hunter, NY, US

Company:  Hunter Mountain
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2020/2021

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 


Hunter Mountain is now part of the Vail Resorts family and we’ve started hiring for our Winter 20-21 season! All employees receive a FREE ski pass that gives you access to skiing and riding at all Vail Resorts-owned mountains. Along with the free ski pass, employees also get discounts on food, lodging, and retail products, along with other pro-deal discounts on brand names. Join the team this season for an Experience of a Lifetime!


Job purpose:

Performs routine and extensive preventative maintenance and repair procedures on all properties managed by Hunter Resort Vacations. Performs minor and major repair of all buildings in rooms as needed. (Major repairs are performed under the supervision of the maintenance manager and supervisor.


Duties and responsibilities:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that the Facility is kept in a perpetual state of cleanliness and good order.
  • Ability to work independently to complete repair tasks in guests/owners rooms
  • Experience in minor plumbing, electric, painting and sheet rock repairs
  • Attend all training on safety and procedures offered at the resort.
  • Keep work area neat and clean.
  • Responsible for looking at daily work orders and completing tasks timely to ensure owners and rentals can be placed in all rooms.
  • Review previous day shift reports to be able to move forward with daily tasks as assigned.
  • Have a friendly demeanor, employee will often have to work in a room during a guests stay.
  • Assists with housekeeping as needed for tasks like trash removal, linen removal, checking vacant rooms
  • Responsible for reading and understanding weekly safety sheets and MSDS.
  • Responsible to complete honeycombs for tasks requiring such action



  • Must be able to work independently or within a group setting.
  • Must possess basic knowledge of plumbing
  • Must be able to lift, push, and pull up to 75lbs.
  • Able to adapt to any environment as work in maintenance may be assigned outdoors.
  • Painting, sheetrock and tape experienced.
  • Pool knowledge is a bonus, but training will be provided. Staff need to understand DOH guidelines.
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems and use critical thinking.
  • Additional experience may be substituted for education.


Working Conditions:

  • Position requires work inside and outside the facility, with some exposure to adverse weather and working conditions.
  • Position involves walking the facility and grounds, operating equipment as needed, climbing, kneeling and lifting.
  • Hours of work are dictated by events and maintenance schedules vary event to event.


Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to speak and hear
  • Close and distance vision
  • Identify to distinguish colors
  • Walking and standing for lengths of time
  • Ability to frequently lift/carry, push/pull up to 25lbs
  • Ability to occasionally lift/carry, push/pull up to 75lbs
  • Continual use of manual dexterity and gross motor skills, with frequent use of bi-manual dexterity and fine motor skills.
  • Able to reach hands and arms in any direction and kneel, stoop or crouch repeatedly.


As a premier, world-class resort in the Catskills, guests at Hunter Mountain can expect the ultimate ski experience with service to match. Join us and become a part of a team who takes pride in providing the best of what the mountain has to offer. 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 244808

Nearest Major Market: Albany