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Entry Snowmaking / Snowmaker

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Date: Jun 26, 2017

Location: Breckenridge, CO, US

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.




Breckenridge is seeking hard working, safety conscious, and team focused candidates to join our resort snowmaking team. The Entry Snowmaker is responsible for transport, set up, and safe, efficient operation of snowmaking equipment in multiple locations to ensure an exceptional experience for our guests.

Essential job responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Learn and utilize proper snowmaking logistics
  • Learn and utilize correct snowmobile/ UTV operation
  • Learn to set up / tear down, transport and operate all types of snow guns
  • Learn proper snow quality checks
  • Develop and foster a teamwork approach
  • Develop basic understanding of mountain layout

 Additional Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Must be able to lift up to 75lbs
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to work with various hand and power tools
  • Comfortable working around heavy equipment
  • Ability to work outside in adverse conditions
  • Adhere to Departmental and Vail Resorts safety standards

Preferred Skills:

  • Strong skiing ability for day time snowmaking
  • Snowmobile and/or UTV experience
  • Basic First Aid/CPR, WFR, EMT
  • Breckenridge Mountain Experience

If you’re hard working and feel exhilarated serving others, you’ll feel right at home in our authentic ski town and world-class mountain resort. As a community of adventurers and discoverers, we deliver an experience of a lifetime to every single guest that visits our mountain town. If you’re interested in moving mountains in your career, come work with us at Breckenridge where you’ll instantly feel at home.

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 137355

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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