Stable Attendant

Date:  Sep 18, 2023

Keystone, CO, US

Company:  Keystone Resort
Shift Type:  Holiday Help Winter 2023/2024


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:  

This is a server position. You will be serving drinks and dinners in the cabin during our dinner sleigh rides, as well as helping the cook by hauling food, water, and dishes out to our remote historic homestead in the Soda Creek Valley. Help Create the Experience of a Lifetime to our guests!


Job Specifications:  

  • Expected Pay Range: $20.00 - $21.35 / hour  

  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Part Time

  • Skill Level: Entry Level 


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain cleanliness of equipment and facilities managed by stables crew.

  • Assist Cook in filling/transporting full water cambros

  • Loading/unloading food and supplies for daily dinner rides, clean/dirty pewter dishes and glasswear to/from Conference Center.

  • Cleaning restrooms daily as well as snow removal when needed.

  • Take drink orders and make drinks for dinner guests. Serve plated dinners to guests.

  • Daily care for the draft horses including cleaning up the corrals as well as feeding them.

  • Snow removal from wagons/sleighs and loading blankets.

  • Assist with all stables operations as requested by operations supervisor, lead wrangler or stables manager as scheduling requires during normal operations. Duties will include helping with daily care and upkeep of facilities and equipment.

  • Business volumes require a flexible schedule, must be able to work nights, holidays and weekends.

  • Other duties as assigned 


Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift 50lbs

  • Experience working with little or no supervision

  • Ability to work in a nontraditional kitchen atmosphere

  • Previous guest service experience bartending experience helpful but not required

  • Ability to work and interact with employees from other departments


Additional requirements for hires under age 18:

  • Submission of a Parental Consent Form upon hire, along with other applicable documents required by state law; such as a work permit, physician's note, and/or proof of birthdate


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  498070
Reference Date: 04/20/2023 
Job Code Function: Stables 

Nearest Major Market: Denver

Job Segment: Entry Level