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Lift Operator - Winter Seasonal - FT & PT - Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Date: Jan 8, 2019

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 Summary:

Responsible for operating assigned lift(s) in accordance with policies and safety procedures outlined in Lift Operations training manual. Ensure safe loading and unloading of our guests.  Will provide added value to the resort experience through friendly and courteous service.


Essential Job Duties

  • Verify daily that the lift is in safe working order.  Perform safety checks and visual checks on lift components.  Maintain all necessary written logs and records for compliance with Colorado Passenger Tramway Safety Board regulations.
  • Maintain a high standard of associate to guest relations.  Verbally educate guests as to the proper loading and unloading procedures.  Constantly keep watch over the guest for their safety and comfort. Inform guests of current weather conditions (ie threatening weather) and ensure that they are aware of when the lifts close for the day.
  • Ensure that all guests have valid tickets/passes when they load at the bottom of the chairlifts.
  • Demonstrate a complete understanding of the mechanical principles of the lift and all emergency procedures in order to provide a safe experience for our guests.
  • Maintain the load and unload areas in a neat and tidy manner.


Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to work holidays, weekends, and some evenings
  • Must be able to lift up to 100 lbs.
  • Prior experience in jobs demonstrating customer service skills.

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 157266

Nearest Major Market: Colorado