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Assistant Manager, Vail Resorts Retail Avon Warehouse

Date:  Jan 15, 2022

Avon, CO, US

Company:  Vail Resorts
Shift Type:  Year Round

Be the center of distribution in one of our two locations! Working at the DC's gives you the unique opportunity of distributing and seeing all of our top gear sold at our stores before it goes out. Working for Vail Resorts Retail at our Distribution Centers provides a unique experience that is behind the scenes. You can also take advantage of being part of the Vail Resorts family with employee perks, such as a free ski pass to our world-class resorts, discounted lodging, and more.

As of Nov. 15, 2021, Vail Resorts will be requiring all employees across North America to be vaccinated for COVID-19.


Join us now and receive an end-of-season bonus!


The Distribution Center (DC) Assistant Manager is responsible for assisting in the management of all aspects of the Distribution Center operation.



  • Assume duties all managerial duties in Manager’s absence
  • Daily and weekly meetings with staff
  • Be able to perform all aspects of the DC operations including receiving, data entry, order processing, picking, auditing, shipping, delivery, replenishment and merchandise return
  • Efficiently maintain product flow through the warehouse and processing accuracy
  • Researching and resolving warehouse-to-store issues
  • Effective performance evaluations for staff at annual intervals
  • Overall organization and maintenance of the facility
  • Accountability for all staff members (attendance, punctuality, productivity, accuracy, safety)
  • Manage delivery vehicle fleet (maintenance and upkeep)
  • Ensure safety and security of facility to include warehouse operations and delivery operations, eliminating the temptation of theft
  • Payroll management in the facility
  • Maintain good relationships with internal warehouse staff, store management and personnel, and corporate office personnel
  • Innovative rewards and accountability tools must be developed, maintained, and updated to keep facility staff motivated and challenged.
  • Develop hourly staff members to take on more responsibility, encourage growth within the company, and increase employee retention.
  • Effectively maintain seasonal and temporary help, as needed
  • Prioritize and coordinate multiple responsibilities in a fast-paced, customer-service environment
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements:


  • 1 year supervisory experience
  • Able to work a flexible schedule - Distribution Center days and hours vary depending upon season and volume.
  • Able to operate a forklift – Training will be provided
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • English fluency
  • Able to drive 16' box truck - Training will be provided
  • Must possess a valid US Driver's license


  • 2 years of retail and ski/snowboard rental experience
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Experience with JDA MMS or other AS/400 based inventory management software
  • Order processing/picking experience
  • Experience with using RF scanners or similar devices


The budgeted range starts at $24 - $29 .  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.

 The perks include a free ski pass, and a set of benefits including... 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, and a 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Hourly employees are generally eligible for accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), Extra Time Off (ETO) and Sick Time.  Salaried employees are generally eligible for Flexible Time Off (FTO) 
  • Paid Parental Leave for eligible mothers and fathers  
  • Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts  
  • Life, AD&D, and disability insurance 

 Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 

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 390747

Nearest Major Market: Denver