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Lift Maintenance Operator - Summer Seasonal

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Location: 

Kirkwood, CA, US

Company:  Kirkwood Mountain Resort
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 2020

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.

 

Applications are still being accepted in anticipation of opening our resorts for the summer season, contingent on our ability to resume operations.

 

The Lift Maintenance Operator will work under close supervision to maintain, repair, operate and clean lift equipment under the direction of maintenance mechanics. Additional job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Assist Lift Mechanics during the summer with preventative maintenance and special projects.
  • Adhere to all safety protocols.
  • Self motivator able to work independently on assigned task as well as play a support role on the lift maintenance team.

 

Requirements:

  • Current US driver's license with an acceptable driving record in order to operate ATV's and pickup trucks is preferred
  • Prior lift operation knowledge and/or experience is preferred
  • Prior mechanical experience is preferred
  • Candidates must have good mechanical and communication skills
  • Must be capable of working at heights
  • Be able to lift more than 100 lb. frequently
  • Enjoy working outdoors in various weather conditions
  • Be OSHA Qualified Climber or be able to obtain certification
  • Must maintain a flexible schedule of four, ten-hour shifts, including holidays, weekends, etc

 

Benefits include:

  • Free Summer passes for employees and dependents
  • Discount lift tickets for friends and family
  • Discounted lodging, food, gear and mountain shuttles
  • Discounted bike haul & golf
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans (full-time positions)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Excellent training and professional development

 

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 221133


Nearest Major Market: California