Vehicle Maintenance

Date:  Sep 6, 2023

South Lake Tahoe, CA, US

Company:  Heavenly Mountain Resort
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.


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:  

Our year-round Vehicle Maintenance team executes safety best practices to the best of our ability, as well as maintain a fun, friendly, and positive attitude every day, with all guests and employees. We are an internal based guest service department; we want to make sure we leave our customers with a positive experience. This role provides maintenance and repair services for our state of the art fleet. This position is eligible for a tool allowance, ski pass, along with other benefits found here


Job Specifications:

  • Expected Pay Range: $27.00 - $35.00 / hour 

  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time 

  • Skill Level: Advanced 


Our Fleet:  

  • Snowcats 

  • Snowmobiles 

  • Heavy Equipment 

  • Light Duty Trucks 

  • Shuttle and Transit Buses  

  • Small Engine Equipment 


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Trains and instructs personnel in the safe operation of fleet equipment such as overhead cranes, vehicle maintenance lifts, measurement and diagnostic equipment, forklifts and hand tools 

  • Diagnoses and performs major repairs and overhauls to gasoline and diesel engines, inspects, troubleshoots, diagnoses, repairs, cleans, adjusts and installs fuel, ignition, electrical, cooling system, hydraulic system parts and/or controls, and welding 

  • Diagnoses and performs electrical, hydraulic and other repairs in the field 

  • Inspects, services and repairs vehicle braking systems; diagnoses, repairs and maintains vehicle air brakes, hydraulic systems and associated power take-off equipment 

  • Supports the professional growth and development of employees across all levels of the organization 

  • Engages around priorities to foster engagement, collaboration, and results 

  • Adhere and promote company safety policies and programs  

  • Other duties as assigned (Will be included in all postings) 


Job Requirements: 

  • Experience in Automotive, Truck, Heavy Equipment, Fleet diagnostics and repair 

  • Ability to analyze complex vehicle and equipment problems, evaluate alternatives and recommend or adopt appropriate courses of action 

  • Must have a valid driver’s license / pass internal MVR review 

  • Must have own tools and be willing to purchase more as necessary 

  • Must have the ability to lift 50 pounds regularly 

The expected pay range is $27.00 - $35.00. 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  496048
Reference Date: 07/10/2023 
Job Code Function: Fleet Maintenance 

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento