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Team Lead Trail Maintenance - Summer Seasonal

Date:  Apr 5, 2021

Beaver Creek, CO, US

Company:  Beaver Creek Ski Resort
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 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. 

The Trail Crew Team Lead performs daily mountain maintenance and mountain improvements concentrating on re-vegetation, trail maintenance, erosion control, brush cutting, and general mountain clean up. Responsibilities will also include assisting with logging operations, pipe installation when needed. Physical duties include: loading/unloading of re-vegetation supplies, seed/fertilizer distribution, skidding/tree removal, and general maintenance.  The individual in this position must be self-motivated and have the ability to follow instructions. Must have strong leadership and communication skills. Must be able to manage a team, and effectively delegate tasks and give constructive feedback. Must be able to make decisions using sound reasoning. Must have a valid driver's license and have the ability to drive vehicles including 4WD trucks and ATV/UTVS.


  • 21 years of age or older - required
  • Able to lift and carry 75 lbs - required
  • Able to stand/walk for long periods of time - required
  • Physical dexterity to hike on ski slopes is required - required
  • Valid US driver's license - required
  • Acceptable driving record - required
  • Able to work outside in all mountain weather conditions - required
  • Able to work weekends and holidays - required
  • Able to communicate in English - required
  • Previous on mountain work experience in Beaver Creek - highly preferred
  • At least 2 years of experience in a leadership role with Vail Resorts- highly preferred
  • Experience in a leadership role in trail maintenance, landscaping, forestry or wetland management- highly preferred

The budgeted range starts at 15.00-24.00.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


The perks and benefits include

  • Free ski passes for employees 
  • 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Accrued Sick Time 
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family 
  • Free ski lessons 
  • Discounted lodging, food (including $5 meals), gear, and mountain shuttles 
  • Discounted bike haul & golf 
  • Excellent training & professional development 

Seasonal Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus…

  • Critical Illness and Accident plans
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance (only available once eligible employees work 750 hours)  
  • Free ski passes for dependents


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

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 299307

Nearest Major Market: Denver