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Intermediate Lift Electronics Tech - Kirkwood Mountain Resort

Date: Dec 6, 2018

Location: Kirkwood, CA, US

Company: Vail Resorts

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.

Job summary

 

Assist supervisor and crew with maintenance and operation of all lifts, with an emphasis on electrical and electronic component maintenance. Maintains all aspects of lift electrical and electronic control systems.

 

Summary of essential job functions

•Assist management and crew of all phases of lift maintenance

•Troubleshoot and repair of all lift electrical and electronic malfunctions, Time Critical.

•Create/Maintain accurate and up-to-date electrical maintenance logs

•Study, learn and practice; State & Federal Codes and Training pertaining to lift maintenance

•Maintain interest in learning electronic abilities pertaining to the electrical components of Lift Maintenance 

•Perform all daily, weekly, monthly, and annual Lift Checks as required by Manufacture and State law.

•Provide inventory and inspection for critical electronic components

•Other Duties as assigned

 

Minimum requirements

•High School graduate or equivalent.

•Must have adequate computer skills to complete the functions of the job. Typical programs include Microsoft Word, Excel, and Lift Access Program.

•Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, expressing ideas clearly and actively listen to thoughts and ideas of others.

•Must be professional and personable and able to relate well with employees at all levels.

•Must have excellent organization and time management skills.

•Must possess valid Driver’s License

•Must be flexible and able to handle multiple priorities, with the ability to adjust to high pressure and rapidly changing business conditions.

•Must be able to pay attention to detail and strong reasoning ability.

•Must be able to work safely outdoors in all weather conditions, in a harsh mountain environment for extended period of time

•Ability to work weekends, holidays and evenings if required

 

 

Abilities required

•Intermediate knowledge electrical circuits, currents and how electricity works.

•Able to read and use Voltage Meters and oscilloscopes.

•Physically able to climb, lift 50+lbs, maneuver, and work on lift towers in extreme weather conditions without aid.

•Physically able to ride snowmobiles on mountain terrain groomed and un-groomed.

•Must have strong knowledge of chair lift system operations [i.e. fixed grip chair lifts, high speed detachable quads, etc.]

•Basic understanding of weather conditions and patterns, for the safety of public.

•Must have advanced ski or snowboard skills.

 

Disclaimer

 

This position is not limited to those duties in the job description. Duties and responsibilities can be changed, expanded

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

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 163393


Nearest Major Market: California