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Team Lead, Kirkwood Inn - FT & PT - Summer Seasonal - Kirkwood Mountain Resort

Date: Apr 11, 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.

Job Summary:


The Team Lead will assist the restaurant General Manager and Assistant Manager in daily functions of restaurant service. The Supervisor will assist in effective management and direction of restaurant operations including supervising employees, scheduling, payroll, monitoring quality and consistency in food production, cost control, and inventory.


  • Assisting with proper management and ordering of product.
  • Employee training
  • Providing coverage for employee breaks
  • Holding employees accountable for Vail Resorts and Kirkwood Mountain Dinning policies and procedures.
  • Opening location for daily business.
  • Closing locations including end of shift cash handling, POS close-out and reporting.
  • Adheres to all grooming and uniform standards.


  • Educational Requirements: HS Diploma or GED
  • Communication Requirements: Ability to speak, read and communicate clearly in English.
  • Guest service skills: Professionalism and strong guest service skills, attention to detail and timeliness.
  • Flexible schedule required during peak times throughout the year.
  • Able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time, 6+ hours
  • Previous resort mountain dining experience
  • Previous supervisory or management experience
  • Experience working a guest service related field - Preferred
  • Previous food and beverage experience - Preferred

California Food Handlers Card – Required within 30 days of employment.  Cost & training for certification provided by Kirkwood Mountain Dining

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 167347

Nearest Major Market: California