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Lift Electronics Team Lead - Year Round

Date: Jul 11, 2019

Location: Breckenridge, CO, US

Company: Vail Resorts

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.




Oversee routine, emergency and preventative maintenance on a variety of ski lift electrical, electro-mechanical, light industrial control systems and commercial equipment. 


Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Responsible for the supervision, training, and development of lift electrical technicians.
  • Responsible for trouble shooting and repair of lift related Industrial control including PLC’s and drives.
  • Maintain facilities and equipment to ensure safe and efficient work environment.
  • Oversee projects, analyze repairs/ solutions needed, and collaborate effectively within the Lift Maintenance department.
  • Will take lead position in Lift electrical emergency procedures and time dependent repairs.
  • Ability to prioritize according to departmental goals.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of maintenance programs and capital projects.
  • Assist with planning and scheduling of routine maintenance.
  • Assist with the electrical parts inventories and authorize electrical purchases.
  • Document repairs, labor and materials accurately on work orders.


Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 5+ years of lift electrical experience/Industrial control troubleshooting experience
  • 1+ year previous supervisory experience
  • Valid drivers license
  • Clean MVR - preferred
  • Microsoft Office Efficiency/ Industrial computer networking/ Proficient with Industrial controls including PLC’s and digital drives
  • Must be fluent  in all aspects of the English language
  • Experience with electrical installations
  • 2 year technical degree in Electronics/fabrication skills - perferred
  • Previous Ski Resort experience - perferred
  • Previous Lift electrical/maintenance experience - perferred

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 170352

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