Security Officer - Housing May Be Available

Date:  Sep 11, 2023

Keystone, CO, US

Company:  Keystone Resort
Shift Type:  Year Round


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, and mountain shuttles
  • 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:  

Interested in a fun fast paced job?  Immediate full time/year round employment? Do you like working independently and as a key member of a highly professional team?  Enjoy working closely with Fire/EMS/Law Enforcement agencies? Then Keystone Emergency Services (KES) is looking for you! 


This position is great fit for a values-based individuals passionate about professional service delivery in a resort destination community. We are searching for an energetic individual that strives for excellence in all that they do! This year-round role coordinates the delivery of professional and compassionate guest service involving the protection and safety of the general public and resort assets. Applicants should be friendly, outgoing and service orientated individuals.  


Job Specifications:

  • Housing: May Be Available
  • Expected Pay Range: $20.00 - $22.76 / hour
  • Shift Availability: Full time
    • ​​​​​​​04 day / 10 hour work week
  • Skill Level: Intermediate 


Job Responsibilities:

  • Communicate clearly and concisely, consistent positive attitude while dealing with the public, stakeholders and employees, verbally de-escalate tense situations involving guests, strong writing skills, the ability to prepare clear and concise reports.
  • Calm, clear and independent decision making is essential, coupled with a professional demeanor and strong compassionate background.
  • Work is performed in an indoor and outdoor environment with exposure to adverse weather conditions. Potential to work in hazardous surroundings exists at all times including exposure to vehicle traffic, vicious animals, stressful and emergency situations.
  • Directs traffic when needed.
  • Must be capable of sitting in a vehicle and/or working on foot for extended periods.
  • The ability to patrol and respond on bicycle, including e-bicycle, is desired.
  • Successful applicants have the opportunity to apply for Keystone Employee housing.
  • Willingness to work shifts necessary for Resort/Department requirements. 
  • General resort safety and security.
  • Enacting general emergency procedures.
  • Writing and filing reports.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements:


  • Resume- required
  • High School diploma or equivalent - required
  • Valid Driver’s License – required
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. – required
  • Ability to pass a background check and a Motor Vehicle Check.
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Guest service, Security or Emergency Services related experience preferred but not required.
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written skills.


The expected pay range is $20.00 - $22.76. 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  497903
Reference Date: 09/11/2023 
Job Code Function: Security 

Nearest Major Market: Denver