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Team Lead Equipment Operator - Winter Seasonal


Kirkwood, CA, US

Company:  Kirkwood Mountain Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2020/2021

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. 






This position functions as an assistant to the supervisor. 


  • Directs day-to-day work of employees, including daily management update with Management.
  • Attend Company training classes as required for position.
  • Attend required Village Operational meetings as scheduled.
  • Assist in purchasing at local vendors, work with Supervisor in researching equipment acquisitions.
  • Responsible for accurately recording work time sheets to ensure proper allocation/ recording of all equipment, material and personnel time costs.
  • Operate a variety of equipment, trucks and tractors for the purpose of street and utility repair, maintenance, snow removal and construction of facilities.
  • Able to weld, wire feed, stick and aluminum applications.
  • Perform un-skilled, semi-skilled and skilled labor in support of normal work activities such a shovels, rakes, jackhammers, power tools, mowers and weed whips etc.
  • Perform preventative maintenance and minor repairs on all equipment used e.g. checking fluids, functional components, cleaning, tire changing , plow maintenance, broom/brush replacement etc.
  • Pick up and deliver a variety of materials such as topsoil, road base, water and other building materials.
  • Perform landscape maintenance activities such as watering, stake removal/installation, and pruning.
  • Enforces policies, procedures and safety guidelines.
  • Perform other duties as required and may be assigned.

Kirkwood is for those that embrace the big mountain lifestyle and are as passionate about skiing and riding as they are about creating amazing experiences for our guests. Magical, raw, expansive and remote…Kirkwood is the stuff of legend. We’re famous for legendary snowfall, challenging inbounds terrain, backcountry guided tours and premier avalanche education programs. Those that come here come for an adventure unique to Kirkwood! Join our close-knit team working at one of the most stunning alpine resorts in the country. www.vailresortscareers.com

No transportation? Don't want to make the drive? No problem! We have an employee shuttle that runs EVERYDAY from South Lake Tahoe to Kirkwood, free of cost! We encourage all employees who don't want to make the commute themselves to jump on the shuttle, sit back and relax, on their way to work!  If you would prefer to drive AND want to make some extra cash, you will definitely want to participate in our Employee Carpool Program! Make up to $25.00 a DAY just for driving your fellow employees to work!

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 248107

Nearest Major Market: California