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Grounds Maintenance - Winter Seasonal - FT&PT - Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Date: Nov 24, 2018

Location: Crested Butte, 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.

Job Type: Full and Part Time. Job start date will depend on applicant preference. Work is available immediately and we will be adding individuals to our crew throughout the fall and into the beginning of the ski season. All positions classified as seasonal but work available through the off season and into the Spring of 2019.


Job Description:

Ideal candidate has landscaping skills, general knowledge of grounds maintenance, knowledge of irrigation systems and their repair. Must be able to work as a team and on their own in a productive manner. Ability to perform general snow removal on ground using shovels and ice chippers. Preferred ability or ability to learn how to safely and effectively operate machinery including but not limited too lift-gate pick up, 5600 tool-cat, bobcat, backhoe, and mini excavator. Job entails tracking and logging hours and assisting other departments in operations set up including but not limited too hanging decorations for holidays, events staging, summer to winter transitions and more.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Operate mowing and trimming equipment ensuring safe and efficient operations
  • Maintenance of equipment including hand tools, power tools, and heavy equipment.
  • Available to assist Maintenance department in tasks as needed.
  • Maximizing time and equipment in all facets of job including but not limited too snow removal, plowing, mowing, weed removal, irrigation installation etc.
  • Assist guests of the resort in any way needed whether through ice removal, answering questions etc.

Job Requirements:

  • Some property maintenance experience in any of the following fields: Landscaping, Irrigation, Equipment Operations, Snow Removal
  • Ability to speak and understand English
  • Ability to work outside for long hours in variable weather conditions
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must be willing to work weekends, holidays and evenings
  • This position requires a Background check and a valid driver's license.
  • Must be able to keep track of hours for billing purposes and work well whether in a team or working independently.

At Crested Butte Mountain Resort we are passionate about this place, the land around us and our community. There’s nothing quite like ski town life in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. We take pride in being stewards of this land and its rich history. Come work for us for a season and stay for a lifetime.

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 157273

Nearest Major Market: Colorado