Retail Associate

Date:  May 8, 2023

Aspen, CO, US

Company:  Vail Resorts
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 2023


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!

Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first time seeing the mountains, or you already call them home, 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 and our remote Corporate team, you can join 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), 40% retail discounts, summer activities discounts, wellness benefits, and the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience.


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 


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

Come to work at a world class ski shop and enjoy the best benefits package in the industry.  Join our passionate team and we’ll train you in all aspects of selling the latest ski and snowboard gear - no experience required!  As a Retail Associate, you will provide our guests with gear and services for the ultimate outdoor experience.


Job Specifications

  • Outlet: Alternative Edge, Aspen
  • Expected Pay Range: $20.00 - $21.35 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Part Time 
  • Skill Level: Entry Level


Job Responsibilities

  • Provide excellent guest service and product knowledge                                               
  • Outfit guests with the latest outdoor gear - we'll train you!
  • Work together with teammates to maintain safety Standards                      
  • May include other duties such as cashiering, rentals, or assisting other departments             
  • Other duties as assigned     


Job Requirements

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule; including nights, holidays and weekends.   
  • Commitment to exceptional Customer Service.              
  • Ability to stand and move in an active, team-oriented environment for extended periods.
  • Must be able to communicate fluently in English    

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 494558

Nearest Major Market: Colorado

Job Segment: Entry Level