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Host/Hostess - Ski Tip Lodge - Part Time - Summer Seasonal

Date:  Jun 11, 2021

Keystone, CO, US

Company:  Keystone Resort
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 2021

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. 


Housed in a former stagecoach stop built in the late 1800’s, (one of Keystone’s oldest buildings) the Ski Tip Lodge boasts a AAA Four-Diamond rating and has been ranked amongst the Top 100 Restaurants in the U.S. (OpenTable) for the past Five Years.  This quaint 10-room Bed and Breakfast was once home to Max and Edna Dercum, the founders of Keystone.  It now boasts one of the best dining experiences in all of Summit County, featuring a weekly rotating four course menu backed by an impressive wine list of over 650 bottles hand curated by our full time sommeliers.


The Host/Hostess is responsible for ensuring that all resort guests have the highest quality food and beverage dining experience possible while assisting in the creation of a profitable department that is environmentally responsible. This position follows the brand standards from the beginning of the service cycle through the entire dining process and is professional and gracious while enhancing the dining experience through outstanding service skills.  The host/hostess is often the first impression a restaurant can make on its guests - welcoming guests to the restaurant and getting them seated. 


Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Providing exceptional service to all guests while maintaining all brand standards. 
  • Assisting teammates/co-workers in general tasks to ensure that each guest has the best possible experience
  • Seating guests, monitoring the flow of the dining room, offering support to servers, and acknowledging departing guests with a kind remark
  • Keeping the host/hostess stand and reception area clean and organized
  • Assist the team in creating a profitable department that is environmentally responsible.



  • Must have excellent verbal communication skills in English
  • Professional appearance
  • Able to stand for long periods of time up to 4 hours
  • Flexible schedule including willingness to work weekends and holidays
  • Previous guest service experience - preferred
  • Previous host/hostess or restaurant POS experience – preferred


The budgeted range starts at 12.25. Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.

The perks and benefits include

  • Free ski passes for employees 
  • 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Accrued Sick Time 
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family 
  • Free ski lessons 
  • Discounted lodging, food (including $5 meals), gear, and mountain shuttles 
  • Discounted bike haul & golf 
  • Excellent training & professional development 

Seasonal Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus…

  • Critical Illness and Accident plans
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance (only available once eligible employees work 750 hours)  
  • Free ski passes for dependents


We’re looking for team members who are passionate about their work and the world around them, who take pride in ensuring our guests receive the best possible service and who bring a sense of self and fun to all they do. Life at 9,280 feet in the sky is a little different. With our crisp Rocky Mountain air and boundless options for adventure and exploration, you can join a community who loves where they live and loves what they do. Keystone will be your home away from home; a place where friendliness, an eye for detail and unmatched guest service is the foundation of our Culture. Come join our team – where A Mountain of Possibilities awaits. www.vailresortscareers.com

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 306669

Nearest Major Market: Denver