Lodging Maintenance Technician

Date:  Mar 28, 2024

Kirkwood, CA, US

Company:  Kirkwood Mountain 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.

Candidates for year-round positions are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applications will be accepted up to 90 days after the posting date, or until the position is filled (whichever is first).

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:

The Maintenance Crew team performs critical operations in the base area to deliver an incredible arrival experience. This entry level position is a great opportunity to learn new skills and gain knowledge in many aspects of maintenance and resort operations.


Job Specifications

  • Housing: May Be Available
  • Expected Pay Range: $20.00 - $24.07 / hour
  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time, Year Round
  • Skill Level: Entry - Intermediate


Job Responsibilities:

  • Building maintenance work, mostly rental condo interiors
  • Perform preventative maintenance inspections in rental condos & common areas
  • Perform maintenance arrival inspections
  • Help to maintain inventory and order parts required for job completion with the assistance of management.
  • Oversee weekly CO inspection program
  • Be ready to assist with in unit guest issues such as TVs, fireplaces, and lightbulb changes when required.
  • Monitor maintenance work order system and complete assigned tasks in a safe and timely manner
  • Track work order completion in system, entering parts & labor
  • Complete assigned tasks in a safe and timely manner
  • Work with outside contractors to provide necessary repairs or preventative maintenance
  • Maintain records of all work activities and support materials
  • Assist with snow removal as needed
  • Follow all Kirkwood Resort Lodging Brand Standards
  • Maintain Interdepartmental Relationships (Housekeeping, Front Desk & Property Management)
  • Operate efficiently independently, conducting all operations deliberately, with cleanliness and thoroughness in mind.
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements:

  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high energy environment.
  • Ability to speak, read and communicate clearly in English
  • Ability to operate efficiently independently
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in general maintenance
  • Guest service skills: Professionalism, attention to detail, and timeliness
  • Flexible schedule required during peak times throughout the year
  • Work weekends and Holidays
  • Can do attitude towards unforeseen required tasks and circumstances
  • Valid US Driver’s license


The expected pay range is $20.00 - $24.07. 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  500735
Reference Date: 02/28/2024 
Job Code Function:  

Nearest Major Market: California

Job Segment: Entry Level