Advanced Lift Mechanic

Date:  May 15, 2024
Location: 

Brighton, MI, US

Company:  Mt. Brighton
Shift Type:  Year Round

 

Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!

Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first-time seeing snow or you were born on the slopes, 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 across 3 continents, you can join our team 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) along with free ski and snowboard lessons, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience, and wellness benefits to fuel your success.

Candidates for year-round positions are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applications will be accepted up to 90 days after the posting date, or until the position is filled (whichever is first).
 

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, and mountain shuttles
  • 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:

This position ensures the safe and reliable mechanical operation of lifts, with emphasis on proficiency, instruction, safety, and leadership in all areas of Lift Maintenance. This department is responsible for the safe transport of guests and employees on the mountain. The role is perfect for someone who wants to learn and grow with the department and build a career in the ski industry.  

 

Job Specifications:

  • Expected Pay Range: $21.63 - $32.93 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: FullTime
  • Skill Level: Advanced , Lead

 

Job Responsibilities:

The Lift Maintenance Mechanic III will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repair on all assigned lifts.  This individual will interact professionally with the lift operations staff and assist with lift operations training.  Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for following the company’s safety and risk management policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for assuring lifts are in compliance with all CPTSB and other applicable codes and regulations.
  • Assist with training of new Lift Maintenance personnel.
  • Prepare assigned lifts for annual licensing inspections and be able to work as a lead on special projects. 
  • Responsible for maintaining all tools, equipment, and vehicles as assigned.
  • Responsible for recording all information of work performed on lifts and submitting lift records in a timely manner.
  • The applicant will be capable of working independently when needed as well as being an integral part of the Lift Maintenance team. 
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver's license
  • Specific experience in Lift Maintenance
  • Proven competency in general mechanics
  • Knowledge of basic hand and power tools
  • Ability to perform duties while at heights comfortably
  • Able and willing to work outdoors in all high alpine, winter & summer weather conditions
  • Schedule will include Weekends and Holidays
  • Fluent in all aspects of English language

 

 

The expected pay range is $21.63 - $32.93. 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  501509
Reference Date: 05/15/2024 
Job Code Function: Lift Maintenance