Mountain Safety Attendant

Date:  Sep 16, 2023

South Lake Tahoe, CA, US

Company:  Heavenly Mountain Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2023/2024


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.


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

The mountain safety attendant works as our on-hill representation of safety and guest service. Promote safety within our amazing sport by providing quality feedback and communication to our guests. Enjoy the outdoors and be the friendly face of the resort on the mountain.


Job Specifications

  • Outlet: California Main Lodge
  • Expected Pay Range: $20.00 - $21.35 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability - Full Time and Part Time
    • Weekdays, weekends, holidays.
  • Skill Level – Entry Level


Job Responsibilities

  • Enforce the Skier Responsibility Code and Resort policies with guests and employees
  • Provide strong guest service to internal and external guests
  • Maintain mountain safety materials
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Be an ambassador for My Epic; provide insightful advice and friendly My Epic support to guests in need, and be knowledgeable of where guests can go for additional support.


Job Requirements

  • Must be able to communicate fluently in English 

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds 

  • Able to work extended hours outdoors in an alpine environment 

  • Intermediate or above ability to ski or ride, at minimum of Level 7 


The expected pay range is $20.00 - $21.35. 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  495868
Reference Date: 07/07/2023 
Job Code Function: Mountain Safety 

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento

Job Segment: Entry Level