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Senior Manager, Security

Date:  Apr 2, 2021

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. 


Breckenridge Resort Security is responsible for the security and fire life safety within Vail Resorts’ Hospitality locations and Mountain base area locations in Breckenridge, Colorado. The Senior Manager of Breckenridge Resort Security leads the team that executes on the following essential responsibilities:


Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the team that conducts all investigations concerning all vehicle accidents involving company vehicles, guest injuries, thefts, suspicious activity, fraudulent ski pass use, employee misconduct, fires, medical emergencies, drug use in/on Vail Resorts property, parking violations, access control, trespassing, guest service, employee assists and prepare an incident report for each occurrence, when applicable.
  • Drive safety initiatives across the hospitality operations focused on prevention.  Conduct applicable employee incident reviews, applying learnings to lead to prevention of future incidents.
  • Establish and manage to departmental budget and manage spending to maximize revenues and profitability.  
  • Ensure long-term integrity and condition of assets through strategic investment in capital equipment.
  • Interface with hospitality and mountain leaders to ensure alignment of areas of focus and that mutual objectives are being met.
  • Hire, manage and support department employees.  Establish goals and development plans and evaluate performance for year-round direct reports. Implement employee programs to promote safety, proactive development & succession, and engagement. 
  • Create and implement operational policies and procedures. Maintain effective communications with all team members.
  • Focus on keen observations and prevention of safety and security issues through regular team patrols and coordination of efforts with applicable outside agencies.
  • Respond to medical calls on Vail Resorts property to assist ski patrol or paramedics as needed.
  • Perform pedestrian and vehicle traffic control as needed throughout the resort.


Job Requirements

  • College degree strongly preferred
  • 5 years experience managing successful teams
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; the ability to communicate with diplomacy and tact
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite, ability to adapt to additional internal systems


The budgeted range starts at $56,000 - $67,400 + annual bonus.  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. 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 298347

Nearest Major Market: Denver