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Mountain Activities Team Leader​

Date:  Nov 17, 2022

Hunter, NY, US

Company:  Hunter Mountain
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2022/2023


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, mountain shuttles AND during the summer on bike haul, golf and other activities 
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Excellent training and professional development 
  • Referral Program 


Seasonal 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

As a Mountain Activities Team Leader, you will help provide Epic guest service as you guide our guests through amazing alpine adventures at the Snowtubing Park! The Team Leader will oversee the daily operations of the Snowtubing department. You should be a leader who is friendly, approachable, and detail-oriented.  The ideal candidate should enjoy working outdoors in alpine weather conditions. You will interact with guests and fellow employees from all over the world.


Job Specifications

  • Outlet: Mountain Activities / Snow Tubing
  • Wage: $23 - $25 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time - Days, Nights, Weekdays, weekends, holidays.


Job Responsibilities

  • Deliver instructions to our guests for safe loading and unloading of conveyor lift and activity
  • Interact and guide guests with varying experience levels and backgrounds through the adventures we provide  
  • Maintain a safe work environment
  • Supervise the daily operations and safety of the scanning department. 
  • Be a point of escalation to support guest service situations. 
  • Monitor daily job performance of the team, as well as provide and document coaching and discipline. 
  • Monitor staffing levels, and make adjustments as needed. 
  • Report and staff safety incidents to the manager immediately. 
  • Plan and assist with orientations, trainings, and payroll 
  • Work with the lift operations team to ensure efficiency of conveyor lift. 
  • Other work as assigned


Job Requirements

  • You will be repeatedly standing, twisting, turning, pulling, pushing, bending, squatting, lifting (up to 50 lbs.) throughout each day
  • Excellent communication skills (English) and ability to present information in group settings. 
  • Ability to lead others. 
  • Willing and able to work outdoors in all alpine weather conditions. 
  • Ability to multi-task and make solid decisions. 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office. 
  • Willingness to learn company computer applications.  



The budgeted range starts at $23 - $25.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


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 490883