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Team Lead Vehicle Maintenance

Date:  Oct 14, 2021

Gorham, NH, US

Company:  Wildcat Mountain
Shift Type:  Year Round

Wildcat, or endearingly known as the Kitty, is one of the best-known alpine skiing resorts in New England. Don’t miss your chance to join our team of outdoor enthusiasts who are dedicated to providing guests with epic adventures and unforgettable memories. www.vailresortscareers.com

As of Nov. 15, 2021, Vail Resorts will be requiring all employees across North America to be vaccinated for COVID-19.



  • Work closely and effectively communicate with the Mountain Operations Manager and other members of the Senior Leadership Team to manage a full range of equipment.
  • Supervise, train, coach and assist any staff under Fleet Maintenance, and with users of equipment
  • Responsible for hiring, training, developing, scheduling, reviewing, and disciplinary action/termination for all Fleet maintenance team members
  • Participate in Vail Resorts Fleet Maintenance Best Practice groups, Senior Leadership Team meetings, and resort/company special events
  • Manage operational budgets, payroll, and employee schedules
  • Maintain, Repair, and Manage a full range of equipment
  • Responsible for knowledge of OSHA regulations and training those expectations to the team
  • Plan for the future development and capital improvements of all Fleet requests.
  • Ability to maintain a positive and professional attitude towards other departments and maintain good relationships with co-workers.



  • Enhance the guest experience through the responsibility of producing a high standard of operation.
  • Proficient use of all shop Technical Diagnostic Equipment.
  • Diagnosis and repair of all Fleet Electrical and Driveability issues
  • Maintain and repair all related equipment to job
  • Perform preventive maintenance on all related equipment to job
  • Safe and efficient operation of trucks, snowmobiles and a variety of other transport vehicles
  • Provide superior service to our guests (internal and external) at all times.  Interact with the guests and respond to all guests in a courteous, efficient manner
  • Participate in the development of self and co-workers by assisting with hands-on training,  and sharing prior work experience to help improve the operations of Fleet Maintenance and advance the skill sets of other employees
  • Other duties as assigned





  • 5 + years previous Fleet Maintenance experience – Required
  • 3 – 5 years previous experience managing staff at a supervisory level – Required
  • Must be willing to work evenings, holidays and weekends – Required
  • Current, valid Driver’s License – Required
  • Must be at least 18 years of age – Required
  • Flexible schedule required during peak times throughout the year.  Must be willing to work evenings, holidays and weekends – Required.
  • Ability to manage time, deliver expectations and to thrive in a high-stress, rapid-changing environment
  • Strong organization, interpersonal skills and proficient Microsoft Office skills
  • Professionalism and strong guest service skills, attention to detail and timeliness
  • Ability to work well with others while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form (in English) including communicating on the mountain radio
  • High School graduation or equivalent – Preferred




  • Ability to work extended hours in adverse weather conditions, and work overnight when/if necessary
  • Ability to shovel, rake, drill snow surfaces
  • Weight Lifted: 51-100lbs
  • Lifting, Standing, Walking, Climbing/Balance Frequency: 2/3 of the time
  • Sitting, Reaching, Stooping, Kneeling, Crouching, Crawling Frequency: 1/3



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. 

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 361872