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Lead Security

Date:  Mar 16, 2023

Breckenridge, CO, US

Company:  Breckenridge Ski Resort
Shift Type:  Year Round


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!

Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first time seeing the mountains, or you already call them home, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world.

With 40+ resorts and our remote Corporate team, you can join for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es), 40% retail discounts, summer activities discounts, wellness benefits, and the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience.


Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons  
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, mountain shuttles AND during the summer on bike haul, golf and other activities 
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Excellent training and professional development 
  • Referral Program 


Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus: 

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (for eligible seasonal employees after working 500 hours)
  • Free ski passes for dependents 
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans 




Job Summary:

Breckenridge Resort Security is now accepting applications to serve in the role of Resort Security Lead. This position is great fit for a values-based individual who is passionate about professional service delivery in a resort destination community. We are searching for an energetic individual that strives for excellence in all that they do!


This year-round role coordinates the delivery of security and emergency services, engages with our community and consistently provides exceptional customer service. A Lead Security communicates with the general public, provides daily operational oversight of medical services and asset protection while assuming ancillary duties to develop and train the team for future service.


Job Specifications: 

  • Expected Pay Range: $24.49 - $28.98 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time

    • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Holidays, weekends, overnight and may require additional work hours.

  • Skill Level: Lead


Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintains a daily log of all activities throughout the shift. 
  • Responds to all emergency and security situations in the Breckenridge Resort & Hospitality areas and works with appropriate law enforcement agencies to resolve problems.
  • Responds to medical emergencies to assist Ski Patrol or Ambulance services as needed.
  • Performs guest and employee services such as vehicle lockouts, opening doors, and guest assist rides when needed.
  • Performs foot, vehicle, and mountain bike patrols throughout all Breckenridge hospitality and mountain division areas and reports on unsafe conditions, fire hazards, and security issues.
  • Must be able to accurately investigate, write, and input reports into electronic report writing systems.
  • Performs routine maintenance and upkeep of department vehicles and equipment.
  • Works event security when needed and available.
  • Performs pedestrian and vehicle traffic control throughout the resort as needed.


  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Developing and conducting shift training.
  • Regularly and consistently attending meetings and trainings during the work day.
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements:

  • Cover Letter and Resume - required
  • High School diploma or equivalent - required
  • Valid Colorado Driver’s License - required
  • BLS/AED healthcare provider certification or ability to obtain upon hire –required
  • Pass a background and motor vehicle check
  • Minimum 2 years relevant work experience
  • Guest service, emergency services or security related experience.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, consistent positive attitude
  • Strong writing skills
  • Calm, clear and independent decision making is essential, coupled with a professional demeanor and strong administrative background.

The expected pay range is $24.49 - $28.98. This is the pay range we reasonably expect to pay for this position. Individual compensation decisions are based on a variety of factors.


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 493182