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Intermediate Maintenance Tech - Mountain Thunder Lodge - HOUSING AVAILABLE!!!

Date:  May 14, 2022

Breckenridge, CO, US

Company:  Breckenridge Ski Resort
Shift Type:  Year Round

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. 

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


Located in the heart of the Breckenridge, Colorado ski resort, Mountain Thunder Lodge features cosmopolitan luxury, in a rustic mountain setting. As one of Breckenridge's ski-in/gondola-out properties, visitors are still discovering this gem of luxury, convenience and personal service. Come join our world class team as a full time year round Engineering Maintenance Technician.  Hourly Pay is $15-$24 depending upon experience. Employee housing is avaible until September 30th. 


Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Maintain all facilities and operation systems in a safe and efficient working order (i.e. auto doors, exit doorways, required snow/garbage removal)
  • Inspect facilities on a regular basis, using a standard checklist. Inspections include lights, appliances, plumbing, interior building structure (doors, windows, walls, and floors), heating and ventilation systems, smoke and fire alarm systems, etc. Shoveling, plowing, snowblowing snow outdoors in winter and cutting grass and landscaping in summer months.Deal with a variety of emergency or unusual problems that may arise.
  • Assist with preventative maintenance in common areas, guest rooms, and building equipment.
  • Managing time efficiently and professionally during guest issues and project deadlines. Self motivated to complete tasks during pssoble solo work shifts and communicate properly to the rest fo the team via email for issues needing attention the next day.
  • Preferred trade skills: Confident in atleast 3 of the following skills. Carpentry, drywall, painting, plumbing and mechanical/hvac, electrical, diagnostic and troubleshooting, irrigation, minor electrical, landscaping, snow removal.
  • Skid steer or equipment experience - preferred.
  • Plowing experience - preferred.
  • Able to work days and nights but this positon typically has the same weekends once the schedule is set.
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues individually when needed.
  • Attend to any work orders and both guest and departmental/employee requests and be accountable for all time worked for billing procedures
  • Complete assigned tasks in a safe and timely manner
  • Provide for safe disposal of all waste material
  • Work with outside contractors to provide necessary improvements or maintenance as directed
  • Maintain records of all work activities and support materials through internal work order program
  • Provide written reports to other departments as needed


  • Physical Requirements:
  • Exposure to inclement weather conditions.
  • Ability to work standing for long periods of time; ability to lift and carry heavy objects, bending, squatting.
  • Use of ladders to access equipment rooms throughout the property.
  • Ability to work around motors, pumps, gear boxes, boilers, etc.  Work will be performed around potentially moving parts requiring safety precautions to be taken.
  • Must be able to shovel snow and chip ice from multiple hours.
  • Must be in good physical condition.
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs.
  • High school diploma or trade school degree
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience and/or trades training, or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are acquired.
  • Prior building maintenance experience - required
  • Must be willing to obtain CPO license.
  • Valid driver’s license - required
  • Must be able to pass the companies Motor Vehicle Records check prior to being hired.
  • Good basic knowledge and skills in the building/construction trades, including carpentry, plumbing, electrical work, painting/construction trades, smoke/fire alarm systems, snow removal, heating and ventilation systems, buidling automation systems, cutting grass/landscaping, etc.
  • Great verbal and computer communication skills and follow through on projects and taks is a must. 
  • Ability to deal with guests in a courteous and effective manner.
  • Ability to use general office equipment

The budgeted range starts at 15.00-24.00.  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 


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.

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 429447

Nearest Major Market: Denver