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Snowmaking - All Experience Levels

Date: Aug 9, 2019

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.


Responsibilities Include:


·         Learn all basic department, resort and company policies and procedures

·         Learn and be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of snowmaking equipment according to all department, resort and company policies and procedures

·         Learn and be responsible for the production of snow to produce the best quality product for our guests

·         Learn to operate all department vehicles in a safe manner according to department, resort and company policies and procedures

·         Perform basic snowmaking equipment maintenance and housekeeping on a daily basis

·         Be able to work under minimal supervision

·         Assist in effective communication with the other departments

·         Additional duties as assigned




·         Valid Driver's license - required

·         Able to work weekends, nights, and holidays

·         Able to lift and carry up to 70 lbs

·         Intermediate level skier/snowboarder

·         Basic hand tool knowledge and skills

·         Able to work extended hours in alpine conditions

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.

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 171195

Nearest Major Market: California