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Intermediate Snowmaking - Winter Seasonal

Date:  Oct 14, 2021

Beaver Creek, CO, US

Company:  Beaver Creek Ski Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2021/2022

We’re looking for team members whose legendary attention to detail and commitment to phenomenal service comes naturally. Pursue a lifestyle that will elevate your expectation of what work can look like. Nothing is too big or too small for the staff to bravely pursue and elevate the expectations of the guest. Do you possess a calling for delivering world-class events and amenities? Then Beaver Creek is for you. www.vailresortscareers.com


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


Essential Job Functions

·         Responsible for safe and efficient operation of snowmaking equipment to produce the best quality product for our guests

·         Make snow according to all standards operating practices and safety procedure as instructed and or outlined in the manuals set forth by Resort

·         Operate all transportation vehicles as per the standard operating procedures

·         Undertake general building maintenance and housekeeping on a daily basis

·         Maintain snowmaking equipment as directed

·         Assist in effective communication with the other departments

·         Offer continual training and assistance of the standard operational and safety practices to the entry snowmakers

·         Possess a basic understanding of mechanical equipment



·         Valid Driver's license with no restrictions

-         Must be at least 18 years of age

·         Willing to work weekends, nights, and holidays

·         Able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs

·         Able to work extended hours in alpine conditions

·         Proficient skier/rider - Preferred

·         Previous snowmaking experience is required



Schedule will generally be 4 overnight, 12 hour shifts per week


The budgeted range starts at 15.50-19.00.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


The perks include a free ski pass, and a set of benefits including... 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, and a 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Hourly employees are generally eligible for accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), Extra Time Off (ETO) and Sick Time.  Salaried employees are generally eligible for Flexible Time Off (FTO) 
  • Paid Parental Leave for eligible mothers and fathers  
  • Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts  
  • Life, AD&D, and disability insurance 

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 345967

Nearest Major Market: Denver